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Event: Fourth Annual 1700's Colonial Event, Ecore de Fabre

Friday, April 05, 2013 - Sunday, April 07, 2013
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Timberlands Region
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City:
Bluff City
Region:
Timberlands
Building / Point of Interest:
Park Pavilion
Address:
Bluff City, AR 71722
Contact:
Park Superintendent
Phone:
870-685-2748
Email:
whiteoaklake@arkansas.com

Event Details:

In 1783, a French trader named Fabre settled on a bluff above the Ouachita River and called the settlement “Ecore Fabre,” which is the present city of Camden, Arkansas. In honor of Fabre, White Oak Lake State Park is hosting the Fourth Annual Colonial Event! Meet reenactors demonstrating the presence of the French and other European Colonials in this part of Arkansas during the 1780s. Discover history through interacting with the reenactors!

Friday 
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Flintlock Rifle and Musket Competition at the Arkansas Forestry Gun Range.

Saturday 
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Tour of Camps 
9 a.m. - Noon Flintlock Rifle & Musket Competition at the Arkansas Forestry Gun Range
2 p.m.  Battle/Tactical

Sunday 
9 a.m. - Noon Tour of Camps
10a.m. Tomahawk Competition
11a.m. Fire Making Competition 

Reenactors and competitors: Contact the park to register. 
Admission:
Free