"Before the Siege"-The British Army in Yorktown

October 19, 2018 - 09:00 amOctober 19, 2018 - 04:00 pmSeptember 29 - 30, 2018, 9am - 4pm
Venue: 
Yorktown Battlefield
1000 Colonial Parkway
Yorktown, VA 23690
United States 1000 Colonial Parkway Yorktown 23690

Saturday and Sunday, September 29th and 30th, Colonial National Historical Park invites you to the historic village of Yorktown for a glimpse into its Revolutionary past.

During this two-day event, re-enactors portraying His Lordship's soldiers, local town's people, loyalists and British sailors will again occupy Yorktown. Demonstrations will abound throughout Main Street in Yorktown, showcasing ironworking, leatherworking, laundry, British tactical demonstrations including musketry and cannon, and an accurate portrayal of soldier and civilian life during the occupation.