Annual Siege of Fort Erie Re-enactment

August 3, 2019

August 4, 2019

Free & Ticketed Events

Old Fort Erie, 350 Lakeshore Road, Fort Erie


Events Description

Join Old Fort Erie this August 3 and 4 for Canada’s largest annual War of 1812 re-enactment at Canada’s bloodiest battlefield. This weekend-long event features battle re-enactments, demonstrations, historic merchants and more. Not one to be missed.

All battles are free to watch. Fort tours start in the theatre on the hour from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Regular admission for entry to the fort, separate admission for the Saturday night lantern tour. Camps and battle re-enactments are free.

Following the dramatic Drummond’s Night Assault, Saturday evening, watch the Fort come to life on a guided lantern tour of the Fort. This fast-paced tour takes place during the aftermath of the battle. You’ll see fighting, witness doctors and nurses performing surgeries, and hear stories about the victories and struggles during this time of war. Tours begin at 9PM.


Tickets :

Battles & Camps: Free
Fort Tour: Adult $13.27 + HST · Child $8.41 + HST

How to get tickets?

Buy Online


Date & Time:

Saturday, August 3 | 10:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.

9:00 P.M. — Lantern Tour: Witness the effects of the failed British Attack!

Sunday, August 4 | 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Venue & Address :

Old Fort Erie, 350 Lakeshore, Fort Erie

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