07/15/18 – Whiskey Rebellion Day

Who
Whiskey Rebellion Day
When
Sunday, July 15, 2018
1:00pm - All Ages
Where
Woodville Plantation (map)
Other Info
Visit Woodville Plantation for our annual Whiskey Rebellion celebration. See the troops of the US Army that defended the days of the Whiskey Rebellion in 1794. Join Wayne's Fourth Sub-Legion as they make camp at Woodville Plantation. Experience 18th Century military life and participate with the soldiers as they march and drill. Events of the day include tactical demonstrations, battle reenactments, musket firing, and marching and ceremonial drills. Soldiers will discuss with visitors what camp life was like for the Army of 1794. Visitors will learn 18th Century cooking techniques as Woodville's cooks prepare dinner for the encamped troops.

Admission: $5 Adults/ $3 Children / 6 & Under Free

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The Home of John and Presley Neville, circa 1780

Woodville, the John and Presley Neville house, is Southwestern Pennsylvania’s principal link to the late 18th century, interpreting the time period of 1780-1820 and documenting the lives of the three families that resided there, the Nevilles (1775-1815), the Cowans (1815-1835), and the Wrenshalls (1835-1975).


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Wayne's Legion

Please visit the website for Wayne's Legion, a group of dedicated individuals based at Woodville Plantation who recreate the first Army of the United States from 1792-1796.