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Forest Glen Preserve

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900 E
Vermilion, IL 61834 United States

September 2015

Forest Glen Preserve 2015

September 26, 2015 - September 27, 2015
Forest Glen Preserve, 900 E
Vermilion, IL 61834 United States
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Participants and visitors alike can immerse themselves in an atmosphere free from modern interruption at quiet, wooded Forest Glen preserve. ┬áReenactors portraying British and rebellious forces take the field daily for demonstrations of their tactical prowess--who will win each battle? Reenactors are invited to participate in bayonet and tomahawk throwing competitions, with prizes for the winners. ┬áIn the evening, reenactors may gather in the tavern (a recreated log building) for cards and music. The daily schedule can be found here:…

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September 2018

Vermilion Valley Encampment

September 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - September 23, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Forest Glen Preserve, 900 E
Vermilion, IL 61834 United States

Step back in time with the NWTA at a quiet, forested park site! Daily tactical demonstrations, horses, and more. Visit the military camps and learn about the soldiers, civilians, and even equines who participated in America's war for independence. Free admission.

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