Backhouse Historic Site Event

War of 1812 Re-enactment (2-Day Event)
Until September 11, 2016 (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM)


War of 1812 Re-enactment (2-Day event)  

September 10 | 10:00 am-9:00 pm  

Explore British and American military encampments, visit sutlers row, witness the “Battle of Backus” and enjoy other special activities during this colourful event. The Heritage Village stays open later this day with a battle tactical at 7 pm followed by a lantern-lit guided walking tour of the encampment at 7:30 pm. Enjoy the sights and sounds of this 2-day event.

September 11 | 10:00 am-4pm

Enjoy the sights and sounds of this colourful event.  Visit with the soldiers who have set up camp in the Heritage Village. Morning service at 10:30 am in Teeterville Church. Battle re-enactment at 2 pm is the feature event of the day.  Children can take part in mini militia following afternoon battle. 

Backus Heritage Conservation Area
Regular Park Admission
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