Encampment Weekend 2018

A cannon is fired by 5 men dressed as Continental soldiers, with a billow of smoke coming from the mouth of the cannon.
Artillery firing demonstration provides quite a BOOM for visitors.
 

Date: Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22, 2018
Location: Jockey Hollow -- Wick House and orchard area
Time: 10 am to 4 pm (both days)

The event is FREE
Join us for our annual encampment weekend!

Saturday, April 21st
11 AM Firing Demonstration and Drill
11:30 AM Film Preview at Visitor Center Theater:
Washington Association of New Jersey Film Project: Historical Morristown. Created by Morristown High School juniors Katie Rosa and Kylee Strasser through the guidance of Morristown High School faculty member Michael Butler.
1 PM Firing Demonstration and Drill
1:30 PM Children’s Drill
3 PM Firing Demonstration and Drill
3:30 PM Children’s Drill
4 PM Regimental Assembly Retreat for the Evening
5 PM Walking Tour of Fort Hill

Sunday, April 22nd
10 AM Hike to the Huts with the Soldiers
1 PM Firing Demonstration and Drill
1:30 PM Children’s Drill
3 PM Firing Demonstration and Drill
3:30 PM Children’s Drill
4 PM Regimental Assembly Retreat for the Evening


Encampment Muster Roll (participating reenacting groups):
2nd New Jersey Regiment (Host Unit)
I Continental
1st New York
1st New Jersey
2nd New Jersey
3rd Massachusetts
3rd Pennsylvania
5th Pennsylvania
6th Pennsylvania
9th Pennsylvania
11th Pensylvania
Continental Marines
German Regiment
Hearts of Oak

Lambs Artillery
Motts Artillery


Last updated: April 18, 2018

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