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The Cantigny Experience at a glance:

Revolutionary War Reenactment

Saturday, September 9 | 10am - 5pm

Sunday, September 10 | 10am - 4pm

Free with $10 parking

 
Join Cantigny and The North West Territory Alliance in a Revolutionary War Reenactment and Encampment. Get a feel for camp life, experience a battle and enjoy the sights and sounds of the 18th century. 

Saturday 

* 10:00   Morning Troop 
   10:30   Talk to a Musician   
* 11:30   Battle 
  12:00    Lunch for Troops    
   12:30   Parade of uniforms 
   1:00     Clothing of the Rich and Poor Women and Children           
   1:30     Children's Battle 
   2:15     Mounted Dragoon Demonstration     
   2:30     Individual Bayonet and Tomahawk competition       
   3:00     Webb's Band of Music
* 4:00     Artillery Demonstration
* 4:30     Battle and Closing Colors
* On Parade field / all other in 18th-century Camp

Sunday

* 10:00   Morning Troop and Church Parade
* 11:00   Battle
  11:45   Webb's Band of Music
  12:15   Bread baking Competition / Parade of Uniforms 
  12:30   Mounted Dragoon Demonstration / Team Bayonet and Tomahawk
   1:00    Clothing of Rich and Poor Women and Children     
    1:15   Children's Games  
* 2:30    Artillery Demonstration    
* 3:00    Battle and Closing Colors