Living History Weekend: Defiance and Independence 1777 Capture of Ticonderoga Re-enactment
- When: Saturday, July 21, 2012, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Where: Fort Ticonderoga
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: All ages
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In a large battle re-enactment we recreate and remember July 1777, when General Burgoyne skirted around Fort Ticonderoga and Fort Independence, only to place cannon atop Mount Defiance aimed at the bridge between the two American Forts, forcing the retreat of General St. Claire's rearguard. Come hear the roar of cannons, and musketry in the wooded wilderness surrounding the ‘old French fort’ of Ticonderoga.