2021 BATTLE OF PLATTSBURGH COMMEMORATION          

September 9 – 12, 2021            
Proposed Schedule [rev.03-18-21]

(Schedule updated weekly, be sure to check back often)

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New Videos and Articles on Website (1814inc.com) will launch in August
Poster & Essay Contests will take place in May – Awards presented in early June  

Thursday  9/9

10:00 am – 04:00 pm MUSEUMS – Open House- Clinton County Historical Association, War of 1812 Museum, Air Force Museum and Kent Delord House Museum, BOOK SALE-Clinton County Historical Association  

11:00 am – 12:00 pm CEREMONY - Culver Hill Memorial Ceremony   (Rt 22, Beekmantown)                                                                       

12:00 pm – 04:00 pm TOURS – Old Base Oval & Forts, Old Post Cemetery, OVAL BREWING COMPANY (Open to Public)                   
WAGON RIDES @ Old BaseOval (CCHA to present)

TIME – TBD HISTORICAL MARKER DEDICATION- Fort Brown (CCHA to present)

TIME – TBD HISTORY TALKS (CCHA & 1814 Inc)  2 Talks, location (TBD) Old Base Museum or Valcour upstairs

3:30 – 4:30 TOUR - Riverside Cemetery 

02:00 pm – 08:00 pm VALCOUR BREWING COMPANY (Old Stone Barracks) “Israel Green’s Tavern, Period Food & Beverages & Music -Outdoor Games, 1814 Trivia, Tours  

08:00 pm CONCERT –Concert at Valcour Brewing Company (TBD)

05:00 pm – 06:00 pm CEREMONY - Riverside Cemetery Memorial Ceremony

6:15 pm WELCOME- (Valcour Balcony) Mayor/Supervisor/Legislator(s) with John Quincy Adams (Reneactor Vince Puliafico) 

06:30 pm – 07:30 pm GUEST DINNER – Location (TBD)                                                  

Plattsburgh Police Pipe & Drum, Barbershoppers, Sweet Adelines etc. somewhere each day 

Friday 9/10 

12:00 pm REENACTORS arrive for weekend Encampment 

12:00 – 09:00 pm CITY WELL - Open House - BOP Exhibits, Beverages & Music

12:00 – 04:00 pm MUSEUMS – Open House – Museums in the city and at Old Base

12:00 – 04:00 pm CLINTON COUNTY HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION Open House (Old Base)

12:00 – 04:00 pm THE LINK ART CENTER – Open House (Court St.) 

03:00 – 04:30 pm CITY WELCOME/THANKYOU RECEPTION – City Hall      

04:00 – 09:00 pm INFORMATION Booth & Check-in for Volunteers 

04:00 – 09:00 pm SOUVENIRS – BOP Souvenir Sales

04:00 – 09:00 pm FOOD COURT – Trinity Park Info tables & exhibits ie. Army, Air Nat Guard

04:00 – 08:00 pm EXHIBITS – City Hall (The Anchor, Murals, Quilts Posters & Essays)

04:30 – 06:00 pm ENTERTAINMENT – Trinity Park Stage  (TBD) 

05:00 – 06:30 pm HISTORY TALKS - 2 Talks Location (TBD)

05:00 – 06:30 pm TOUR -Historic District Walking Tour

Time (TDB) VILLAGE CAFÉ – (TBA)

06:30 – 09:00 pm ENTERTAINMENT – Steps of City Hall                                                                                            

Music, Dance, Veterans, Fireworks        

CONCERT (TBD)

Plattsburgh Police Pipe & Drum, Barbershoppers, Sweet Adelines  etc. somewhere each day

 

Saturday 9/11                                                                                          

10:00 am – 04:00 pm REENACTOR Encampment & Demonstration 

10:00 am – 04:00 pm FARMER’S MARKET – Green Street

10:00 am – 04:00 pm EXHIBITS – City Hall (The Anchor, Murals, Quilts Posters & Essays) 

10:00 am– 04:00 pm INFORMATION Booth & Check-in for Volunteers

10:00 – 04:00 pm SOUVENIRS – BOP Souvenir Sales 

10:00 – 04:00 pm OLD TIME VILLAGE FAIR – (TBA)

10:00 – 03:30 pm TOUR – Thomas Macdonough Memorial Monument 

10:00 – 04:00 pm KIDS’ GAMES & Noon Kids’ Muster  

10:00 – 04:00 pm RIDES - Horseback – (TBA) 

(TBA) ROTARY - Noon Rotary Raffle & Roducky Derby

10:00 – 08:00 pm FOOD COURT – Trinity Park Info tables & exhibits ie. Army, Air Nat Guard 

10:00 – 04:00 pm THE LINK ART CENTER – Old Time Crafts for Children     (Part of Old Time Village Fair) 

10:00 – 02:00 pm MUSEUMS - Open House - Museums in the city and at Old Base 

10:00 – 06:00 pm CITY WELL - Open House - BOP Exhibits, Beverages, Music

*10:30 REENACTORS – Battle Reenactment (location TBD)

(TBA) CEREMONY – Crab Island Memorial Ceremony   

11:00 – 02:00 pm            VILLAGE CAFÉ – (TBD)

01:00 – 02:00 pm PARADE – Battle of Plattsburgh Parade 

02:30 – 03:00 pm BEAT RETREAT – In front of City Hall

(TBA) BED RACES – Sponsored by Noon Rotary 

05:00 – 07:00 pm ENTERTAINMENT -Trinity Park (TBD)

07:00 – 07:30 pm REENACTMENT – City Hall Place/Macdonough Monument

07:30 – 09:30 pm          *CONCERT – Location – (TBA)

08:00 – 11:00 pm MACOMB BALL– English Country Dancing / City Hall

Plattsburgh Police Pipe & Drum, Barbershoppers, Sweet Adelines etc. somewhere each day

Sunday 9/12 – Downtown 

09:30 am – 11:00 am RACES – Cannon Ball (adults) & Kids Rooster Run, City Marina Parking Lot

10:00 am – 11:00 am WORSHIP - 19TH Century Service – Champlain Monument

11:00 am – 12:00 pm SHAPE NOTE Singers – Kent Delord House Museum Lawn

11:00 am – 03:00 pm INFORMATION Booth – Check-in for Volunteers

11:00 am – 03:00 pm SOUVENIRS – BOP Souvenir Sales

11:00 am – 03:00 pm REENACTOR Encampment & Demonstration

11:00 am – 03:00 pm OLD TIME VILLAGE MARKET – (TBA)

11:00 am – 03:00 pm CITY WELL - Open House - BOP Exhibits, Beverages, Music

11:00 am – 03:00 pm THE LINK ARTS CENTER – Old Time Crafts for Children    (Part of Old Time Village Market)

11:00 am – 03:00 pm REENACTOR Demonstrations – various locations

11:00 am – 03:00 pm FOOD COURT – Trinity Park 

11:00 am – 03:00 pm KIDS’ GAMES & Noon Kids’ Muster

11:00 am – 03:00 pm TOUR – Thomas Macdonough Memorial Monument

11:00 am – 03:00 pm RIDES – Horseback Rides – (TBD)

*11:30 REENACTORS – Battle reenactment (location TBD)

12:00 pm – 02:00 pm EXHIBITS - City Hall (The Anchor, Murals, Quilts Posters & Essays)

12:00 pm – 02:30 pm ENTERTAINMENT – City Hall Stage (TBD) 

Dancers, Music and Awards for Costume Contest 

(TBD) TOUR Trinity Church “200 Years” 

(TBD) TOUR Old Post Cemetery

04:00 pm – 05:00 pm CEREMONY – Old Post Cemetery Memorial Ceremony

Plattsburgh Police Pipe & Drum, Barbershoppers, Sweet Adelines etc. somewhere each day