Event — George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Revolutionary War Weekend

Where: George Washington’s Mount Vernon

3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon, Virginia 22121

When: Saturday, April 30 – Sunday, May 1, 2016

Details: Step back in time and come to Mount Vernon for our Revolutionary War Weekend. This two-day event will be one of the largest Revolutionary War re-enactments of the year! See more than 500 Continentals, Redcoats, Hessians, cannon, and cavalry in action on the estate. A host of other Revolutionary War themed activities can be found throughout the weekend.

Meet hundreds of Revolutionary War military re-enactors, learn more about life in the 18th-century, discuss military techniques, and watch battle re-enactments. This family-friendly event features a youth muster on the bowling green, military medicine and artillery demos, and even greeting “Lady Washington!”

Cost: Included with admission

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