Battle of Huck's Defeat - July 9 & 10


Explore history at Revolutionary War reenactment


See the Battle of Huck’s Defeat at Historic Brattonsville


McCONNELLS, SC – See how soldiers and civilians survived the Revolutionary War in the Carolina backcountry at the Battle of Huck’s Defeat, July 9-10 at Historic Brattonsville, McConnells, SC. 


Historic dance and music performances, demonstrations and talks by noted experts will take place throughout the day. 


Battle reenactments will be at 2 p.m. each day. The Battle of Huck’s Defeat will be portrayed on Saturday and the Battle of Long Cane on Sunday. 


COST $6 adult; $5 senior; $3 youth ages 4-17. Children 3 and younger and CHM members, free. 


 


Saturday July 9


Time                      Activity                                                    


10:00                     Site opens to public


10:30                     Battlefield archaeology presentation      


11:30                     Raid on Rev. Simpson’s House reenactment


12:30                     Hands-on 18th century dancing                   


1:00                       A Question of Liberty: African Americans in the Revolution              


1:30                       18th century music performance                                                


2:00                       Battle of Huck’s Defeat reenactment                                            


3:00                       Huck’s Defeat battlefield tour                    


 


Sunday July 10 


Time                      Activity                       


10:00                     Site opens to public


11:30                     18th century worship service                       


12:00                     Kid’s militia drill                                                 


12:15                     Battlefield archaeology presentation      


1:00                       An Audience with Gen. Sumter presentation                      


1:30                       18th century music performance                                


2:00                       Battle of Long Cane reenactment                                                                                             


 


Battle of Huck’s Defeat


10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, July 9


10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, July 10


Historic Brattonsville


1444 Brattonsville Road, McConnells, SC


803.684.2327


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