Military Days Commemoration
May 4 — May 5
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. each day
This event is over.
Fort Simcoe, near the town of White Swan
On Saturday, May 4 and 5, 2013, the Washington Civil War Association will be at Fort Simcoe on for their annual “Military Days” commemoration. On Saturday, there will be Civil War battles at 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM. On Sunday, the battles will be at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. There will also be a special flag salute at 12:15 on Sunday.
Historical presentations and demonstrations will at various times during the event. A Washington State Parks Discover Pass is required. Camps close at 3:30 Sunday.
Fort Simcoe was built in 1856. It is located near White Swan that is currently a beautiful state park now which includes many original and reconstructed buildings. It is one of the best preserved old west military forts on the west coast.
See Infantry, mounted cavalry and artillery all in one special place, Come join us Saturday and Sunday to hear the roar of musketry for a special experience.