Battle of Huck's Defeat

Event Details

Date: July 10, 2021
Time: All Day Event
Location: Historic Brattonsville

Event Description:

Historic interpreters, costumed volunteers, and volunteer reenactors will lead a living history reenactment that centers on the Battle of Huck’s Defeat and the nature of the American Revolution in the Carolina Piedmont. Families encouraged to attend. Concessions will be available.

• Reenactment of the Battle of Huck’s Defeat - 2 p.m.
• Musket firing demo
• Blacksmithing
• 18th century cooking—the roots of southern cooking in the 18th century
• Kids’ activities, including a children’s militia drill
• 18th century laundry
• Military camp life in the reenactor camps including a refugee camp
• Tours of on-going historic preservation of the original Bratton family houses
• Tours of the original Huck’s Defeat battlefield

Tickets on sale June 7!