Scheduled activities for the event include: morning and evening parades, period fashion shows, military tactical and artillery demonstrations, period musical entertainment, a speaker’s series on historical topics and presentations by re-enactors portraying important historical figures like Abraham Lincoln, George Rogers Clark and Frederick Douglass.
Other event highlights include: re-enactors portraying Ohio River pirates, a Colonial period wedding ceremony (takes place at 11:00 am on Saturday), a Regency Tea House sponsored by the Jane Austen Society (on Saturday only), blacksmithing demonstrations, hearth cooking demonstrations, and tours of the re-enactor camps. Food vendors serving modern fare will also be present both days.
Directions to Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing from Downtown Louisville: Take I-65 to the Gene Snyder Freeway West. Go approximately 9 miles. Take a left at the stop light onto Lower River Road. The entrance to Riverside will be on your right after about an 1/8 mile.