Reenactment Day on Aug. 26

Muskets, rifles, cannons and drills

Constitution Island played a role in the American Revolution and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26, military reenactors representing soldiers from the Revolution and Civil War will fire muskets, rifles and cannons and portray camp life and troop drills for visitors.

In addition, the West Point Band’s Hellcats will perform and the Black Knights Drill Team will demonstrate its skills. Jonathan Kruk will share stories and food and drinks will be available, or pack a picnic lunch.

Catch a van at the Cold Spring Metro-North station every half-hour or so from  9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Photo identification is required for adults. See constitutionisland.org.


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