• Colonial Times: Under the Crown and Colonial Trades Fair (M)

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    Name: Colonial Times: Under the Crown and Colonial Trades Fair (M)
    Date: April 22, 2017 - April 23, 2017
    Event Description:
     
     
    Life Under the Crown

    The weekend will be filled with new ways to learn and experience the history of Augusta and North Augusta. Historical reenactors will be at the Living History Park to allow a glimpse of the period of the American Revolution.

    Historical interpreters will show you colonial life and skills such as musketry, sewing, fire-starting, woodworking, blacksmithing, tools and trades of the period as well as interactive discussions and activities with the interpreters will fill the day. 

     

    The weekend event's Special Guests:

    Puppeteer Guy Thompson 
    Benjamin Franklin
    Faire Wynds
    Jim McGaw
    Timothy the weaver
    The Surgeons
    Dance master Dana Chaney 
    The Ratcatcher Bill Smith

     


    Colonial Trades Fair

    Local and regional artists will display their artwork and have items available for sale.

     

     

     
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    Location:
    299 W. Spring Grove Avenue
    North Augusta, South Carolina, 29841 
    Date/Time Information:
    SATURDAY (10:00–5:00)
    • Dana Cheney calls the dances at 11:00, 1:30, and 4:00 
    • Leech demonstration at 1:00 
    SUNDAY (10:00–4:00) 
    • Anglican church service at 10:30 
    • Leech demonstration at 1:00 
    • Dana Cheney calls the dances at 1:00 and 3:00.
    Contact Information:
    Lynn Thompson at (803) 279-7560
    Fees/Admission:
    FREE ADMISSION
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