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Ohio War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission  

Fort Jennings Bicentennial - Fort Jennings, OH
Friday, August 17, 2012 - Sunday, August 19, 2012

The Fort Jennings 1812 Bicentennial will be a three day celebration dedicated to the town's rich history as a fort in the War of 1812, and will be a salute to our military through the ages. The celebration begins Friday evening with a cruise-in car show, duck races and a live band. On Saturday, there will be interactive history/craft presentations for children and adults, live presentations from War of 1812 re-enactors, historic craft village, military vehicle show with a Huey Helicopter and tank, Soldiers Of History demonstration, Vietnam Memorial Wall, Craft show, Children's games and inflatable rides, magic shows, petting zoo, vintage photographs, lawn mower poker run and races, live band and many more displays and activities. Sunday will include a parade, outdoor 1812 drama and a big ticket giveaway. There will be plenty of food, drink and souvenirs available all weekend. This celebration includes something for everyone and should be at the top of your list for the summer.