Special Events & Reenactments

Explore Fort Ticonderoga's epic story at one of our many special events including reenactments, living history weekends, and festivals! Thrill at the power of artillery, celebrate Scottish Culture, or witness the 1758 Battle of Carillon Reenactment! Fort Ticonderoga offers diverse and immersive special event experiences that are unique, powerful, and unforgettable for the whole family throughout the year!

Montcalm's Cross: The 1758 Battle of Carillon Re-enactment
July 22 - 23, 2017

Witness how the British amassed the largest army in North American history to date yet was stunningly defeated by a French army a quarter of its size. 

Fife and Drum Corps Muster 
July 29, 2017

From the American Revolution, to the Civil War, to modern commemoration, learn about the practical purpose of fifes and drums. Enjoy the stirring rhythms and tunes of these classic marches and camp songs.

Brown's Raid Re-enactment
September 9 - 10, 2017

An attack led by patriot Colonel John Brown will take British troops garrisoning Fort Ticonderoga by surprise 240 years later during the upcoming real-life action adventure.

Heritage, Harvest, & Horse Festival
September 30, 2017

Experience the power and thunder of hooves through demonstrations of equestrian sports and working horses; take part in family-fun activities including; sack races; and explore the splendor of the King’s Garden and the annual plant sale and harvest market. 

The Noble Train Begins
December 9, 2017

Discover the epic story of Henry Knox's "Noble Train" of artillery with exciting programs highlighting Henry Knox's arrival to Fort Ticonderoga, recreating the beginning of the incredible feat that ultimately forced the British evacuation from Boston on March 17, 1776.