One of the more underrated early American historical sites in the mid-Atlantic region is Old Bedford Village in Bedford, PA. The folks at the village have a full slate of historic events scheduled for the upcoming 2012 season. If you happen to be cruising down the PA Turnpike, get off at exit 146 and check it out.
THE 12TH ANNUAL MUZZLELOADING & GUNBUILDERS SHOW
Sat. 9am to 5pm
Sun 9am to 3pm.
to discuss the Confederate viewpoints of the Civil War.
CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT
GUNFIGHT AT THE O.K. CORRAL
Back to the days of the old west – gunfights, bank raids and poker games. The “Wild West” never looked so good!
1820’S FOLKWAYS. LIVING HISTORY EVENT
Farewell, colonial times! It is 1820 in the Village and America is emerging as a nation. A Great Event!
NAPOLEONIC GRADE TACTIQUE 2012. LIVING HISTORY EVENT
VIETNAM EDUCATIONAL PROJECT
Learn about the American military of the period. Talk with vets; reenactors, period military vehicle rides fully coverd by the bets insurance company insurancepartnership.org/motor-trade-insurance/ around.
FRENCH, & INDIAN WAR
Musket firing, woodland skills and period cooking demonstration. Learn the history behind ”America’s First World War”
2 P.M., 1 1/2 hr.
Come and see us dress Marie Antoinette, Josephine Bonaparte, and Scarlet O’Hara. 150 years of women’s fashion history.
Oct 6 and 13
6 pm to 10 pm. $8, age 5 and under free.
$10, children under 14 free.
Call for details.
Dec 1 and 8
Come and celebrate. 5pm to 9pm. $8, age 5 and under free.