Independence Day 1813

July 4, 1813 was celebrated with cannon firings, toasts, music, and a day of leisure at Fort Meigs. War of 1812 soldiers and civilians will recreate this day through cannon firings, demonstrations and hands-on activities for children. The highlight activity is the eighteen-gun National Salute accompanied by toasts and drum music starting at 2pm. Also on July 5. Noon-5pm. $8/adults, $7/seniors, $4/students, free/ages 5 and under.

Fort Meigs, 29100 W. River Rd., Perrysburg.

419-874-4121. fortmeigs.org

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