Fort de Chartres Colonial Trade Faire and Musket & Rifle Frolic, April 2 & 3, 2022

Saturday, April 2, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sunday, April 3, 10. a.m.-3 p.m.

           April Trade Faire Sawyers Contest

The Colonial Trade Faire is a JURIED living history event for participants depicting the Illinois Country ca. 1750-1790.

The Trade Faire, features costumed historic interpreters, shooting matches, and period games, with reproduction period goods sold by craftpersons and merchants. The Fort de Chartres Colonial Trade Faire is hosted by the Kaskaskia Company.

Trade Faire event participant applications were mailed mid-February. For any event questions, email or visit their Kaskaskia Company Facebook page.

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