Re-Enactment of the Battle of Bushy Run
WHERE: Bushy Run Battlefield,
1253 Bushy Run Road,
Jeannette PA 15644
(Westmoreland County Pennsylvania Festivals, Historical Events.)
DESCRIPTION: Annual Re-Enactment of the Battle of Bushy Run event with battle re-enactment, encampments, craftsmen and artisans, demonstrations of frontier life, food, museum and gift shop.
See all the colors of war in the vibrant recreations of the two-day battle of Bushy Run that the various reenactors bring to life. Learn about how the battle progressed as well as how people lived in the mid-eighteenth century.
Two battle reenactments occur throughout the day. The morning battle starts at 11AM and portrays the events that occurred on August 5, while the afternoon engagement begins at 2PM and shows the August 6 tactics that led to British victory.
Also featured are 18th century military camps, a sutler trade area, period craftspeople and a children’s area!
See Website for more information, ticket prices, etc.
EVENT CONTACT: David Miller at 724-527-5584
EVENT WEBPAGE: http://bushyrunbattlefield.com/news-events <– scroll down for info