HISTORICAL REENACTMENT—The public is invited to see history in person and for free. The 23rd annual Grand Rogue Living History Encampment will be held on the banks of the Grand River at the Grand Rogue campground at 6400 West River Drive. Historical reenactors will show what life was like in early America and feature military and civilian living historians. The average particiant has invested more than $1,000 on authentic clothing and equipment and countless hours of research to perfect their portrayals. The public is invited to share this unique experience Saturday September 19 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, September 20 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Handicapped parking is available.
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