Fort Loudoun Day & Loudoun Street “Kids Fest”
May 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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 skilled in masonry and carpentry to “carry on the work” of fort construction “with spirit and vigour”.
We invite you to our
Annual Fort Loudoun Day Event
419 N. Loudoun Street, Winchester, Virginia, the site of historic Fort Loudoun.
Saturday May 13, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Flag Raising at 12:00 pm
Also join our activities at “Kids Fest” located on Loudoun Street Walking Mall.
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.
F&IW era books and merchandise for sale.
- May 13
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
- Fort Loudoun Historic Site
419 North Loudoun St
Winchester, VA, VA United States + Google Map