185th Anniversary of the Dade Massacure

January 4& 5, 2020 Grounds Open 9 am~~ Battle Reenactment 2 pm $5 per person, Children Under 6 free.  Parking $3 per vehicle• Period Soldier & Seminole Camps•Historic Arts & Crafts • Tree Cutting and Barricade Building• Cannon Firing• Games and Activities for Children• Sutler Trade Fair

The Seminole resistance to being removed to a reservation brought about the Second Seminole War. It started on December 28, 1835, when a column of 107 soldiers led by Major Dade were ambushed by the Seminole warriors at the Dade Battle in Sumter County, Florida, present-day Bushnell.  The re-enactment will be held on the actual site, The Dade Battlefield Historic State Park  7200 Battlefield Parkway, Bushnell, FL 33513

For updated information or weather cancellations about events check out https://dadebattlefield.com/ or their Facebook page, facebook.com/dade.battlefield or call the park at 352-793-4781

Date: 
Saturday, January 4, 2020 - 09:00
Summary title: 
Dade Massacure - Bushnell, FL