Festivals

Fort de Chartres Winter Rendezvous & Woodswalk

When: Sat., Nov. 4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 5, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

@ Fort de Chartres State Historic Site, at 1350 IL Route 155, 4 miles west of Prairie du Rocher. The event is open and free to the general public. For more information contact the site at (618) 284-7230 or email lesamisdufortdechartres@gmail.com. This event features 18th and early 19th century camp life and re-enactors who participate in a muzzleloader woods walk shooting competition. Fort de Chartres State Historic Site presents a weekend of colorful clothing, hand-made crafts, period music and delicious food when the annual Winter Rendezvous returns November 5 &6. Soldiers, trappers, traders and Native Americans (as portrayed by historic

Price: free