Culture Days: Voyageur and Fur Trader Rendezvous
Saturday September 30 – Sunday October 1, 2017. Enjoy live demonstrations of art throughout the King’s Navy Yard Park. Experience early French-Canadian and Aboriginal culture that was prevalent in Essex County through the 18th century. During the weekend, visitors can taste period cooking, crafts, presentations and demonstrations relating to the iconic fur trade. Highlights will feature various canoes, Montreal boats and other period vessels recreating a historic Rendezvous. The Gibson Art Gallery to feature the Canada 150 juried Art Exhibit.
King’s Navy Yard Park and Fort Malden National Historic Site, Amherstburg