Montcalm's Cross Battle Re-enactment July 22-23, 2017
During this exciting two-day battle re-enactment, Fort Ticonderoga highlighted the epic 1758 Battle of Carillon. Visitors were able to witness how the British amassed the largest army in North American history to date as they were stunningly defeated by a French army a quarter of its size. Highlighted programming featured throughout the weekend brought to life the story of the courageous French soldiers that protected their lines of defense against all odds. Visitors met the British and Provincial soldiers who gave their utmost to drive the French from the rocky peninsula and fortress of Carillon, later named Ticonderoga.