11th Annual Oyster Roast Fundraiser
October 14th, 2017
It is almost that time of year again….Time for one of the area’s most magical events.
The 11th Annual Fort Defiance Oyster Roast will be held on the grounds of the Historic 1792 home of Revolutionary War General William Lenoir from 6-9pm on Saturday October 14th.
This event has been hailed as one of the area’s finest and always gets rave reviews from the attendees.
All profits from this event go directly to the educational programs provided by the Fort.
Tickets for the event are $50 each and includes a delicious Fried Flounder Plate with all the fixins’, a bowl of Brunswick Stew cooked over the open fire on site, a heaping bucket of about two and half dozen steamed oysters, dessert, and a couple of tickets for beer or wine.
Live music and dancing will be provided by the Starlighters this year
(note no outside food or beverage allowed at this event)
Tickets are available click this link to get your tickets! – GET YOUR TICKETS – or a call 828-758-1671
October 5, 6, 7th
- Arms & Weapons of the Rev. War
- Drilling and mustering
- Enlistment and Recruitment of a soldier
- Spies & Rangers – Signals & Songs
- Camp Cooking
- Militia Camp
- British vs. Patriot: Choosing your loyalty
- Animals on the frontier
- Home Life: defending the home front
Special discounted price of $2.00 per student
This project was made possible by a grant from the National Park Foundation through the generous support of donors from across the country.
October 8th & 9th
10 a.m to 4 p.m daily
Annual Living History Days
October 8th, 6-10 pm
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