19th annual Colonial Kensington
August 10 - August 11
Experience the sights and sounds of history during this Kensington Metropark tradition. Visit with historically-dressed reenactors portraying civilian and military life of the Colonial era. Be entertained with music and dramatizations, witness the firing of muskets and canons, and shop the booths of merchants where you may purchase hand crafted items made like they were in the 18th century. The annual Saturday afternoon battle is a must-see! See the brochure for the full schedule of events including military maneuvers and live music. Fun for all ages.
Time: Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cost: $2 per wristband, kids under 3 are free
Location: Kensington Metropark North Martindale Beach
A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark and is only $35 annually for regular admission, $24 annually for seniors or $10 daily.