Things To Do

re-enactors firing a cannon

203rd Anniversary Commemoration of the Battles of the River Raisin
Saturday January 23, 2016 805

11am Tactical Demonstration

Battleground at Monroe Multi-Sports Complex (ice arena), 333 N. Dixie Highway, Monroe, MI 48162

12pm Commemoration Ceremonies &

1pm "River Raisin 1812"

By Rusty Davis and Bill Saul

River Raisin National Battlefield Park, 1403 E. Elm Avenue, Monroe, MI 48162, 734-243-7136

2:30 pm "The Reconstruction of Fort Holmes for the War of 1812 Bicentennial "

By Craig Wilson, Mackinac Island State Parks
Monroe County Historical Museum, 126 S. Monroe Street, Monroe MI 48161, 734-240-7780

Join the many participants from Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Canada, along with Native Americans and residents of Monroe Michigan, as we remember the Battle of the River Raisin and Massacre that took place 203 years ago - January 22 & 23, 1813.

drawing of a fort

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