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Upcoming Events in Bolivar Ohio


July

4 - 5 Revolution on the Tuscarawas: Encampment at Fort Laurens - The site of this 1778 military outpost comes alive when members of the Brigade of the American Revolution invade to set up American and British camps. These authentically-costumed reenactors and their "camp follower" families will drill, march, and participate in mock battles on both days. Rows of canvas tents, colorful uniforms, outdoor cooking, and other demonstrations can be witnessed by visitors, who are encouraged to ask questions of the reenactors.

Address: Fort Laurens - Ohio Historical Society

11067 Fort Laurens Rd. NW

, Bolivar, Ohio
Ph: (800) 283-8914 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.ohiohistory.org

4 - 5 Revolution on the Tuscarawas: Encampment at Fort Laurens -

How loud is musket fire? How was laundry done before washing machines? What did kids do before cable TV? 

Address: Fort Laurens

11067 Fort Laurens Rd. NW

, Bolivar, Ohio
Ph: (330) 874-3011 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.ohiohistory.org

4 Independence Celebration at the Tomb of the Unkown Revolutionary War Soldier - In gratitude for our independence we will gather for the fourth annual Celebration at the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier.

Address: Fort Laurens, 1067 Fort Laurens Rd. NW , Bolivar, Ohio
Ph: (330) 874-3011 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.ohiohistory.org

10 Sons of the American Revolution Ceremony -

Guests are invited to attend the Sons of the American Revolution Ceremony to honor the Unknown Soldier buried in the Nation?s only Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier. 

Address: Fort Laurens

11067 Fort Laurens Rd. NW

, Bolivar, Ohio
Ph: (330) 874-3011 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.ohiohistory.org

September

28 Camp Cookery -

Explore techniques and practices of outdoor cooking with the types of rations provided to officers and soldiers during the Revolutionary War. 

Address: Fort Laurens

11067 Fort Laurens Rd. NW

, Bolivar, Ohio
Ph: (800) 874-4336 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.ohiohistory.org

October

2 The Siege of Fort Laurens Lantern Tour -

Experience the Siege at Fort Laurens in this interactive lantern tour where your guide will help you escape the fort under siege and guide you through the woods by lantern light to safety at the nearby military camp where guests will enjoy warm drinks and snacks as they participate in campfire stories told by reenactor soldiers. 

Address: Fort Laurens

11067 Fort Laurens Rd. NW

, Bolivar, Ohio
Ph: (330) 874-3011 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.ohiohistory.org

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