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Lenoir Rangers Return to the Fort!

Fort Defiance will host Lenoir’s Rangers, a group of local reenactors from Davidson’s Fort in Old Fort, North Carolina from March 23nd and 24th.

Fort Defiance will host Lenoir’s Rangers, a group of local reenactors from Davidson’s Fort in Old Fort, North Carolina from March 23nd and 24th. They will be displaying period camping, as well as demonstrating muskets and long rifles. Additionally, they plan to reenact the Skirmish of Cane Creek at 2:00 pm on the 23rd. The skirmish took place on September 12th, 1780 in the Cane Creek of Burke County pitting the Provincials and Tory Militia of Patrick Ferguson against the rebel forces encamped there. Admission is 10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children ages 6 to 14. Children 5 and under are free.

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