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      December 7, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM

      33 St George Street
      Saint Augustine, Florida 32084

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      St. Augustine Colonial Night Watch

      Join Spanish, British, French, and Native American reenactors and historians as they bring Colonial St. Augustine to life with remarkable reenactments, authentic period costumes, and traditional crafts. The day begins at Castillo de San Marcos with a 9 a.m. flag raising and a musket and weapons check at 9:30 on the Castillo lawn. The event continues into the historic Colonial Quarter for all-day fun, before culminating in a torchlight parade down one of the oldest streets in the United States.
      Watch as soldiers perform military drills, cannon and musket firings at the Castillo and the Colonial Quarter. Explore the Colonial Quarter Museum and find blacksmithing, leatherwork, loom weaving, cooking demonstrations and more. Plus, take part in making traditional Native American cornhusk dolls, trade bead bracelets and necklaces.
      Who: The Historic Florida Militia is a non-profit organization supporting re-created historic interpretive units and representing a number of cultures and time periods.
      Why: This annual event is the perfect way to ring in the holiday season on the Historic Coast.
      Who should attend: This event will be fun for the whole family, with crafting and entertainment available for children and rich historical activities for adults.
      When: This event will be held on Saturday, December 7 and all events of the day will be free and open to the public. Doors at the Colonial Quarter open at 10 a.m.
      Where: The Colonial Quarter – 33 St. George Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Holiday

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.