OC – Revolutionary War Event February 10-11

The British are coming!

The Huntington Beach Historical Society is proud to host this reenactment of the American Revolution in Huntington Beach Central Park, behind the library, on the site of our annual Civil War Days reenactment. Come experience the founding of our nation with some of the country’s finest living history presenters.

As always these events are absolutely free to the public.

Saturday

10AM – Event opens to the public

10:30AM – Artillery Demonstration ⚔

10:45 AM – Sword Demonstration – fencing with Major Beaumont ⚔

11AM – The Candlestick Players – Conjuring, Theatre, & Puppets ✶

11:30AM – His Majesty’s Forces’ Manual of Arms ⚔

12PM – Great Moments with Dr. Franklin ✶

1PM – First Engagement – Battle of Lexington & Parker’s Revenge 1775 ⚔

1:45PM – Von Steuben’s Drill at Valley Forge ⚔

2PM- 18th Century Embroidery Class, Ladies’ Pockets ✶

2:30 PM -An Audience with the Founders: -The Drafting of the Declaration of Independency ✶

3PM – The Reading of the Declaration of Independency ✶

3:15PM – The Council of War – Washington & His Generals ✶✶✶

3:30PM – John & Abigail Adams: Discourse Between Dearest Friends ✶

4PM – Musick Classics of the 70’s & 80’s – ft. Dead Man’s Waistcoat ✶

4:30PM – 18th Century Dancing ✶

5PM – Evening Skirmish ⚔

5:45PM – Feu de Joie, Musketry Competition ⚔​

Sunday

9AM – Church Services (Open to Public) ✶

10AM – Regimental Court Martial 🡩

10:30 AM – Artillery Demonstration ⚔

11AM – First Engagement – The Battle of Camden, 1780 ⚔

12PM -An Audience with the Founders – Foundations of Our New Republic ✶

12:30PM – Sword Demonstration – fencing with Major Beaumont ⚔

12:45PM – The Council of War – Washington & His Generals ✶✶✶

12:45PM – 18th Century Dancing ✶

1PM – Von Steuben’s Drill at Valley Forge ⚔

1:30PM – John & Abigail Adams: Discourse Between Dearest Friends ✶

2PM – Second Engagement – The Push to Yorktown, 1781 ⚔

3PM – His Majesty’s Forces’ Manual of Arms ⚔

3:30PM – Musick Classics of the 70’s & 80’s – ft. Dead Man’s Waistcoat ✶

4PM – Event Closes

Huntington Beach Public Library

7111 Talbert Ave, Huntington Beach, California 92648

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