Muster on the St. Mary’s – TIMELINE of Several Centuries

May 6th thru May 7th, 2017

Saturday: 10:00am–6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm

Have you ever wanted to talk with Dr. Benjamin Franklin? Do you know what weapons the army in the medieval era used? What were the French Settlers like when they inhabited this area?  Historical re-enactors representing times from the early Vikings through the WWII converge on Fort Wayne’s Historic Old Fort.  Demonstrations will be given on period cooking, gardening, military life, and much more spanning up to 2000 years.

Schedule for the weekend:

This weekend!
Guided Tours on the Half-Hour
Saturday, May 6, 2017
10:00 Morning Colors – Grounds Open – Grand Parade
11:00 Pike College
12:00 Cannon Demo/Mini Militia
1:00 Evolution of Arms
2:00 Fashion Through the Ages: Clothing, Dress, and Culture of the Times
3:00 Cannon Demonstration / Mini Militia follows
4:00 Pike College
5:00 Mini Militia
5:45 Closing Colors and Evening Gun
6:00 Grounds Close
Sunday, May 7, 2017
10:00 Morning Colors – Morning Gun – Grounds Open
11:30 Fort Guided Tour
12:00 Pike College
1:00 Cannon Demonstration
2:00 Evolution of Firearms
3:00 Mini Militia
3:45 Closing Colors – Final Cannon