2019 Wapiti Historic Redezvous
Join us at the Wapiti Historic Rendezvous on September 13-15, 2019 in Nowthen, Minnesota this fall and travel back in time. Smell the campfires, visit with the trapper, watch the spinner work her magic with wool and textiles, see mountain men start fires without matches, make your own candle with beeswax, feel the hides and furs that were used for clothes, drop in on the ropemaker. Experience what life was like in the early 1800s.
Come and see demonstrations all weekend. Watch the blackpowder, tomahawk and archery competitions taking place on Saturday and Sunday. There will be traders plying their wards and food vendors for lunch or snacks.
School Day: Friday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
School Day Admission: $4.00/person
Wapiti Redezvous Public Hours:
Saturday 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Gate Admission: $5.00/person; Kids 3 & younger are free.
Free and easy Parking.
Rain or shine – come experience the Wapiti Historic Redezvous in Nowthen, MN.
Visit Wapiti Redezvous living history encampment, a reenactment of life in the early 1800s. Come and see: Demonstrations all weekend; Watch the blackpowder, tomahawk and archery competitions taking place Saturday and Sunday; Traders will be plying their wares; Food vendors will offer lunch and snacks.
Many educational experiences are planned:
Blacksmithing, rope making, wool spinning, hide preparation, wood carving, frontier cooking, story telling, candle making, fire starting, blackpowder demonstrations, beadwork, tomahawk throwing, leathercraft, early trapping, musicians and more.
Nowthen Threshing Show Site
7415 Old Viking Blvd
Nowthen, MN 55303
For More Information:
Booshway: John Kramer 612-382-9669 firstname.lastname@example.org
Segundo: Ron Lewis 763-286-6653 email@example.com
Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Wapiti Historic Redezvous on the third full weekend in September (Friday – Sunday) in Nowthen, Minnesota.
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