Fort Lancaster hosts Frontier Day Saturday

BY WILSON WHITE

Fort Lancaster State Historic Site will come alive with history, soldiers, and settlers during the free annual Western Frontier Days, Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Visitors can see what early frontier life was like in Texas. Living history interpreters and reenactors will represent all aspects of Fort Lancaster’s history, including: U.S. soldiers, pioneers, army laundresses, Texas Confederates, farm animals, Buffalo Soldiers, settler families, camels, and much more.

Visitors can talk with soldiers, see early settlers and wander through the ruins imagining the once-impressive fort buildings including the barracks, stables, blacksmith shop, and hospital.

 

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