Revolutionary Era Reenactments at Snider Homeplace
There will be a Revolutionary War Campsite set up Monday, July 4 with preparation of the site Sunday, July 3 at Snider Homeplace.
Reenactors will set up in the lower lot and there will be a variety of demonstrations including woodworking, blacksmithing
and forging. Musket loading and firing demonstrations will take place every hour on the hour. Campers will be in period dress
ranging from city to backwoodsmen.
Reenactors include: Bill Carter of
Fuquay Varina, NC maker of powder horns and other horn items; George Matthews of Winston-Salem, NC maker of Windsor chairs,
chest, stools, tables and other wood items; Bobby Alpine of Duncan, NC will have his Plott Hounds on site; Bill Wallace of
Asheboro, NC will be doing various demonstrations; and William Bisher of Denton, NC maker of hand forged knives, belt axes,
fire strikers and other forged iron items.