The Ticket: 100 Years on the Ohio at Farnsley-Moreman Landing

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Posted on September 19, 2013 at 10:48 AM

Updated Thursday, Sep 19 at 11:00 AM

"100 Years On the Ohio: A Living Timeline of Louisvilles First Century"

Saturday, September 21


Riverside will host "100 Years On the Ohio: A Living Timeline of Louisville's First Century" on Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22 from 10 am to 5 pm both days. The event reflects the history of the years 1765 to 1865 with historical re-enactors demonstrating the tools, weaponry, clothing, pastimes and cooking of each period.

A special highlight of the weekend will be an 1860s-style base ball game between the Cincinnati Red Stockings and the Cincinnati Buckeyes on Sunday afternoon!

Other attractions include hearth cooking demonstrations, tours of the historic Farnsley-Moremen House (built in 1837), period dancing, archery demonstrations, blacksmithing, and presentations by notable historical figures like Abraham Lincoln, portrayed by Dennis Boggs.

Call 502-935-6809 for more details.
 

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