Scottish Days at Fort Ti

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFort Ticonderoga will celebrate the regions’ Scottish heritage and remember their military sacrifice on June 15.

More than 15 clans will participate in this event which will include musket demonstrations, performances by Scottish pipe bands and narratives detailing Scottish military history.

Guests can tour Scottish clan tents and vendors to discover more about their connection to Scottish Culture. They can experience the stories of centuries of Scottish soldiers in the British Army through a military timeline and remember the incredible bravery and discipline of the Black Watch against insurmountable odds at the 1758 Battle of Carillon.

The event will open begin with a flag-raising ceremony at 10 a.m. and will wrap up at 4:30 p.m. The cost to attend is including with cost of admission into the fort.

For more information, call 585-2821, or visit www.fortticonderoga.org.

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