Raid at Martin's Station

Raid at Martin's Station.
Raid at Martin's Station.
Venue
Wilderness Road State Park
Address
Rt. 2
Ewing, VA 24248
Region Heart Of Appalachia
Locality Lee
Date(s)/Time:
Friday, May 08, 2015 - Sunday, May 10, 2015 (9:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Park office: (276) 445-3065
Reservation Center: (800) 933-7275
Park email wildernessroad@dcr.virginia.gov
Reservation Center email resvs@dcr.virginia.gov
Park website www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/wilderness-road.shtml
Va. State Parks website www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/index.shtml

Don't miss the 15th anniversary of this epic event. Slip into the shadows of Virginia's 1776 wilderness for a special commemoration of the Raid at Martin's Station. Activities include: tours of Cherokee warrior and colonial militia camps; tales about fort life; 18th century merchants and colonial traders; an announcement about the Virginia Project; and a special Sons of the American Revolution presentation featuring national speakers and a wreath-laying. Don't miss a new, first-person account by Mad Anne Bailey about women warriors as well as a seminar on colonial life by renowned lecturers Wallace Gusler and Eve Otmar. Always a crowd favorite, enjoy frontier battles between Cherokee warriors and settlers on Saturday at 1 and 8:30 p.m. Admission is $10 per vehicle on Friday and Saturday and $4 per vehicle on Sunday.



Admission Fee: Parking fee.

Last Updated: 2/6/2015 10:19 AM
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