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Independence on the Frontier: Militia Muster at Fort Watauga

June 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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One event on July 1, 2018 at 10:00 am

Experience the 4th of July, 18th century-style!  What did colonists think about a new nation?  Be a guest in Fort Watauga as news of Independence arrives to the colonial frontier.  Walk among historical characters and hear their varied reactions to the Declaration, from fear of war to the hope of a brighter future.  The Celebration will take place on Saturday; the muster will continue until 3 pm on Sunday.


June 30, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
1651 W. Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643 United States
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