Event Schedule

Fort Henry Days
Labor Day Weekend
Oglebay Site 1
10am – 5pm Daily

Saturday, August 31, 2019

11:00-11:45 Kara Gordon – “All I Own: An 18th Century Woman’s Wardrobe”
12:00-12:45 Travis Henline – “The People Between: An Indigenous Perspective on Ohio Valley History”
1:00-1:45 Heritage Dance Association
2:00-2:45 Marshall University Fife and Drum Corps
3:00-4:00 Battle Reenactment – “Betty’s Run; Wheeling’s Legacy”
4:00-5:00 Wayward Companions – 18th Century Music

Punch & Judy Show – Mousetrap Puppet Theater – 10:30-11, 12-12:30, 1:30-2

Sunday, September 1, 2019

10:00-10:45: Church Service
11:00-11:45 Tre Megown – Wild Medicinal Plants and Herbs
12:00-12:45 Faith Schanks as Mary Jemison
1:00-1:45 Geoff Baggett – “Revolutionary War in a Trunk”
2:00-2:45 Marshall University Fife and Drum Corps
3:00-4:00 Battle Reenactment – “Betty’s Run; Wheeling’s Legacy”
4:00-5:00 The Jig is Up – 18th Century Music

Punch & Judy Show – Mousetrap Puppet Theater – 11-11:30, 12:30-1, 2-2:30

Ongoing Demonstrations All Weekend

Applegate’s School of Needlework

Elizabeth Huxford – “The World is My Classroom: Learning without Books”

Jon Stealey – 18th Century Hot Air Balloon and Camera Obscura

Bill Smith – Silas Moore the Ratcatcher

Nathan Mutchler of Blackfork Forge- Blacksmithing

Jill Moncilovich – Weaving and Knotting

Zac Gordon – 18th Century Music and Marionettes

Greg Park – 18th Century Rifling

Terry Tallion – Colonial Surveyor

*Schedule Subject to Change