Seminole War reenactment events.
The following list is not a complete one. Nor does the Florida
participate at all of them as individuals, or as a group. For more information
on these events, see the attached links and contacts for event details and
February 10-11, 2018.
River State Park/Fort Foster Historic Site
fur trade Rendezvous event at Ft. Foster. Battle reenactments and fort tours
Hillsborough River State Park
Battle of Okeechobee Re-enactment.
February 24-25, 2018.
Battlefield State Park, Okeechobee, FL.
infantry, Missouri Volunteers, and Seminoles needed. Battle reenactments both
days. Held on portion of actual battlefield.
information see site at;
Okeechobee Battlefield Friends
Cooper's Battalion Training Day. Fort Cooper State Park.
March 3, 2018. 10-11:30
AM. Park Pavillion.
This is an introductory program to Seminole War living history and reenactment participation. Parties
interested in Seminole War reenacting are encouraged to attend.
Contact J. Marshall at: Generalclinch@yahoo.com for more information.
Fort Cooper Days (Battle of Fort Cooper)
March 17-18, 2018.
State Park, Inverness, FL.
reenactments twice daily. Georgia Militia, some regulars, and Seminoles needed.
Held on actual site.
Fort Cooper website.
Ft. Cooper park
Fort Christmas Living History encampment.
March 31-April 1, 2018.
encampment with two programs daily at Fort Christmas Historical Park, Christmas, FL.
Alligator Warrior Festival.
Annual festival at O'Leno State Park, High Springs, FL. Featuring daily reenactment of September, 1836 Battle of San Felasco Hammock. See website
for details at: http://alligatorfest.org/
Fort Christmas Historical Park Living History.
and fall each year, or the weekend before Easter, and weekend before Thanksgiving. For more information call the park at (407)
254-9310. Website: Fort Christmas Website.
Attack on Fort King, Ocala, FL.
“Attack on Fort King”
at the Fort King Park in Ocala. This is
as an annual event, with a recreation of the Dec. 28, 1835 attack that killed Agent Wiley Thompson. Plans are to have a reconstruction
of the fort done by summer 2017. Contact: Bill Rodriguez, firstname.lastname@example.org
Candlelight Tours/Battle Re-enactment at Fort Foster.
Night battle reenactments of Seminole attempts to burn Hillsborough River
Bridge. See details here:
Hillsborough River State Park Preservation Society
Fort Foster website.
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park, Bushnell, FL.
Army and Seminole Indian Impressions only. Held on actual battlefield. For more details, see website at:
Loxahatchee River Battlefield Park, Jupiter, FL. The park and preservationists are
going to plan a reenactment event in January, 2016 on the actual site of the final “large-scale” battle of the
Second Seminole War. Website for more information:
Loxahatchee Battlefield Preservationists (event volunteers).
Fort Chokonikla Living History, Payne's Creek State Park.
Dates to be announced; ca. February, 2019.
Creek Historic State Park, Bowling Green, FL.
1849 Seminole Campaign living history encampment.
Held on actual site of Payne’s Creek trade store massacre, and of Ft. Chokonikla, 1850.
more information, contact park at (863) 375-4717. Payne's Creek State Park website.