30th Annual ÉCOLE de SOLDAT
(School of the Soldier)
A living history demonstration and encampment by French, British and Native American re-enactors.
EVENT: Ecole du Soldat (School of the Soldier) in Ste. Genevieve
DATE: April 22 & 23, 2017
TIME: 9am-5pm, Saturday and 9am-12pm, Sunday
There will be lectures on the history and life activities of the French Colonial period in the Mississippi Valley and Illinois country. Re-enactors will be present to demonstrate and talk about French Colonial and militia life. On Saturday afternoon, attend a public heritage auction of discovered 'desirables' – memorabilia, collectibles, 'accoutrements', utensils, and 'watch'a-may-call-its'. This will be a fully packed weekend of lectures and camaraderie with plenty of places to stay and see.
For more information, visit http://www.visitstegen.com
FESTIVAL LOCATION: Jour de Fete Grounds & Ste. Genevieve Welcome Center
PHONE: 800.373.7007 or 573.883.7097