251st Anniversary Battle of Bushy Run

August 02, 2014 - August 03, 2014
Bushy Run Battlefield
1253 Bushy Run Road, Jeannette, PA 15644 GET DIRECTIONS
Local: 724-527-5584
Our premiere event for the year pits the forces of his Royal Highness King George III against a confederation of Native Americans. See all the colors of war in the vibrant recreations of the two-day battle of Bushy Run that the various reenactors bring to life. Learn about how the battle progressed as well as how people lived in the mid-eighteenth century. Two battle reenactments occur throughout the day. The morning battle portrays the events that occurred on August 5 and the afternoon engagement shows the August 6 tactics that led to British victory. Also featured are eighteenth century military camps, a sutler trade area, period craftspeople, and other special programs.
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Event Categories: Fairs & Festivals
General Information: Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
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