Midland Winterfest War of 1812 Encampment - February 2nd, 2013
- PAID EVENT - LOOKING FOR: RE-ENACTORS, ARTISANS, ENTERTAINERS, HISTORICAL
DISPLAYS, MUSCIANS, ETC...
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Official War of 1812 Bicentennial Event
Midland Winterfest, Little Lake Park
Saturday, February 2nd, 2013
Midland, Ontario, Canada
The Historic Military Establishment of Upper Canada/Royal
Newfoundland Regiment - Bulger's Co. will be hosting a War of 1812 winter
encampment for Winterfest from 10:00am till 4:00pm on Saturday, February
2nd/2013 located at Little Lake Park, Midland, ON.
The day will include military drill, musket and cannon firing, candy cannon,
mini militia, period cooking, artisans, encampments, etc. Our group will
host lunch for everyone in attendance and if you are able to make it please
feel free to join us and make a bit of noise to shake off the winter blues.
We are looking for participants to partake in this one day event and are
specifically looking for the following:
British & American Military Units, Individuals & Encampments
Period Musical Performers & Fife and Drum Groups
Period Demonstrators, Artisans, Entertainers and Merchants
Native & Voyageur Units, Individuals & Encampments
Artillery Crews and Cannons/Artillery Encampments
If you have a special unique 19th century talent not listed above we would
also like to hear from you!!!
This is a paid event for all participants and you will be compensated for
attending and providing wholesome education and public orientated
programming. A reminder that this event is a little different from normal
re-enactments as all participants are being compensated for attending and
during public hours you are required to cater and interact with the public.
First person interpretations and historical portrayals are stressed and
encouraged as much as possible.
If you are available to attend the event please submit a proposal
with the following information from you or your unit/group:
1. Name, Address, Postal Code, Phone Number and E-mail address and
website it applicable.
2. A description of what you have to offer in regards to talent,
demonstrations, exhibits, entertainment, encampments etc.
3. Any promotional materials, pictures, website addresses, flyers, DVD,
CD, Etc. promoting yourself or your group
4. How many performances, interpretations, and presentations you would
perform if applicable.
5. How much it would cost for participating for the day.
6. Please submit your proposals via email to David J. Brunelle at:
Email - <mailto:davidbrunelle@...> davidbrunelle@...
I thank you all in advance for submitting your proposals as you are more
than aware that all proposals submitted may not be selected for the event.
We look forward to receiving everyone's proposals and if you have any
questions feel free to contact me anytime!
David J. Brunelle
Co-ordinator Historical Displays/Exhibits
Midland Winterfest 2013
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