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Fort Loudoun Day

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come join us to celebrate Fort Loudoun Day. On May 18, 1756, Colonel George Washington wrote a letter to Lieutenant Colonel Adam Stephen requesting support from Captain Mercers, Captain Bells, and other Companies for 50 men skilled in masonry and carpentry to “carry on the work” of fort construction “with spirit and vigour”.

Fort Loudoun Day Event:

  • Saturday May 14
  • 10 am to 4 pm
  • 419 N. Loudoun St., Winchester, VA.

We invite you to our

Annual Fort Loudoun Day Event

419 N. Loudoun Street, Winchester, Virginia, the site of historic Fort Loudoun.

Saturday May 14, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Flag Raising at 12:00 pm

Sponsored by

The French & Indian War Foundation and

Colonel James Wood II chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution

Join us for a look back into Winchester’s history during the 1700’s

via re-enactments, tours, and children’s activities. Meet George Mercers Company,

Col James Wood, Sons of the American Revolution Color Guardsmen, and an Indian scout.

Visit the Provincial and Ranger Camps to learn about the life of soldiers based at Fort Loudoun.

Stanford Flintlock Rifle that is being raffled will be on display.

F&IW era books and merchandise for sale.

                            

Details

Date:
May 14
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Fort Loudoun Historic Site
419 North Loudoun St
Winchester, VA, VA United States
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