Grand Encampment, April 21-22, 2018

Date & Time
Multiple Days: 04/21/2018, 04/22/2018 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Fee Information
Free
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Jockey Hollow will once again host an encampment of Continental soldiers this weekend. Learn about uniforms, weapons, rations, and military gear. Hear the crash of muskets as soldiers demonstrate tactics. Event is Free and open to the public.



The event opens at 11 am each morning and concludes at 4 pm each afternoon. 

The schedule is as follows:

Saturday, April 21st

11:00 am Firing Demonstration and Drill

11:30 am  Film Premiere:  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.

1:00 pm  Firing Demonstration and Drill

1:30 pm  Children’s Drill

3:00 pm  Firing Demonstration and Drill

3:30 pm  Children’s Drill

4:00 pm  Regimental Assembly Retreat for the Evening

5:00 pm  Walking Tour of Fort Hill

Sunday, April 22nd

10:00 am  Hike to the Huts with the Soldiers

1:00 pm    Firing Demonstration and Drill

1:30 pm    Children’s Drill

3:00 pm    Firing Demonstration and Drill

3:30 pm    Children’s Drill

4:00 pm    Regimental Assembly Retreat for the Evening

All activities are free and take place at Jockey Hollow.  The GPS Address is 580- 600 Tempe Wick Road Morristown, NJ 07980.  For more information call 973-539-2016 x-210 or visit www.nps.gov/morr.
 


Location:
Jockey Hollow

Time:
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Fee Information:
Free

Contact Name:
Eric Olsen

Contact Email:
e-mail us

Contact Phone Number:
973-285-0126

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

30 Washington Place
Morristown, NJ 07960

Phone:

(973) 539-2016 x210

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