Mountain Man Rendezvous
Annual Primitive Mountain Man Rendezvous
May 24 – 25, 2019
Come out and join in as history comes alive in the Pioneer Park!
Living history interpreters are in attendance in the park each day until 5:00 PM.
The public is invited to tour the campsites and view the demonstrations.
Demonstrations in woodworking, blacksmithing, black powder shooting, and more will be held.
Admission to Rendezvous includes a self-guided tour of the museum center's Lucie Greever Gallery permanent exhibitions.
Schedule of Events
FRIDAY, MAY 25
LIFE ON THE FRONTIER LIVING HISTORY DAY
Students experience first hand how our pioneer and Native American ancestors lived as they participate in hands on skills such as shooting a bow, black powder demonstrations, rolling cartridges, singing songs, churning butter, hide tanning, fire making, games, wood work, and cooking over an open fire.
Interested in bringing a group for Living History Day?
Please contact Joan Yates at 276-988-6755 or firstname.lastname@example.org
SATURDAY, MAY 26
The encampment is open to the public from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM: Living history demonstrations including: black powder riflery, hide tanning, archery, fire making, campfire cooking, and woodworking.
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Pioneer Games
For more information, contact the museum at 276-988-6755 or email@example.com