All our events are open to the public during the hours listed (click the “More Information” section).

Unless specifically noted, all events are free. Donations are gratefully accepted!  We do not receive any federal or state funding.

If available, we post a schedule of activities prior to each event.  Always check our facebook events for any updates or schedule changes.

2024 Event Schedule

2024 Reenactor Registrations forms will be coming soon.


Nouvelle Annee 1744 - Empire on the Eve of Conflict

Date: January 27th 2024

It is 1744. Turmoil looms on the horizon. Rumors of war abound!

1812 Officer & NCO Training Garrison

Date: February 17th 2024

Winters in a frontier fort focus on military drills and training.

Revolutionary War Garrison

Date: March 2nd 2024

Surviving the winter months on the frontier!

Civil War Garrison

Date: March 23rd 2024

A wintertime encampment during the Civil War.

Annual Education Day

Date: May 10th 2024

For Grades 4 and 5. Pre-registration is required. This Event is not open to the public.

Muster on the St. Mary’s – A Timeline Event

Date: May 11th thru May 12th, 2024

Transport yourself back in time!

Siege of Fort Wayne – 1812

Date: June 8th thru June 9th, 2024

In the fall of 1812, the Native American forces allied with the British had captured all of the other American forts in the Old Northwest Territory. Was Fort Wayne next?

Napoleonic Days

Date: August 3rd thru August 4th, 2024

The Napoleonic era during the early 1800s was defined by one legendary general.

Post Miami

Date: August 24th thru August 25th, 2024

Witness the 1700s come alive!

Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown

Date: September 8th 2024

Include the Old Fort as one of your stops on your tour of Fort Wayne!

Fright Night Lantern Tours

Date: October 19th 2024

Experience the Old Fort after dark and hear tales of ghost encounters! Tickets required.

Christmas at the Fort - A Timeline Event

Date: December 7th 2024

History and the holidays come to life at the Old Fort!