Fort Ligonier Days 2018
Schedule of Events

Festival Countdown

October 12, 13, & 14

Booth Hours

Friday- 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday- 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday- 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m

2018 Schedule of Events


Schedule

 

Friday, October 12
9:00 AM Food, Crafts & Wine Tasting open
Fort Ligonier and Museum Store open (regular admission fees).
Meet General Forbes & Kids will enjoy Colonial Toys & Games!
10:00 AM Ligonier Merchant Sidewalk Sales begin
12:00 PM OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONY
on the Diamond
1:00 – 2:30 PM Renegade Ridge (Southern Rock)
Smail Automotive Group Stage
1:30 – 4:30 PM Wayne Shaffer (Acoustic)
Wine Tasting Area
3:30 – 5:00 PM Full Kilt (Celtic Rock)
Smail Automotive Group Stage
5:00 PM Fort Ligonier closes
6:00 – 7:30 PM Cousin Neddie Band (’80s to now)
Smail Automotive Group Stage
6:00 PM Craft Booths & Wine Tasting close
7:00 PM Food Booths close
Saturday, October 13
9:00 AM Food, Crafts & Wine Tasting open
Fort Ligonier and Museum Store open (regular admission fees).
Encampment & Living History demonstrations throughout the day.
10:00 AM Ligonier Merchant Sidewalk Sales begin
11:00 AM COMMUNITY PARADE
East and West Main Streets
1:30 – 4:30 PM Jane West & Joe Golden (Acoustic)
Wine Tasting Area
1:30 PM Artillery Demonstration & Reenactment of the 1758 Battle of Fort Ligonier
3:00 – 4:30 PM The Stickers (Country)
Smail Automotive Group Stage
3:30 PM Artillery Demonstration & Reenactment of the 1758 Battle of Fort Ligonier
5:00 PM Fort Ligonier closes
6:00 PM Craft Booths & Wine Tasting close
6:30 – 8:45 PM 7 Bridges: The Ultimate Eagles Experience (Eagles Tribute)
Smail Automotive Group Stage
7:30 PM Forces of Fort Ligonier Parade
around the Diamond
8:45 PM Fireworks, following 7 Bridges, The Ultimate Eagles Experience
9:00 PM Food Booths close
Sunday, October 14
8:30 AM 5K Run/Walk begins
Ligonier Valley High School
9:30 AM Kid’s Cannon Ball Dash
Ligonier Valley High School
9:00 AM Fort Ligonier and Museum Store open (regular admission fees).
Encampment & Living History demonstrations throughout the day.
10:00 AM Divine Services in the Upper Fort
Fort Ligonier
10:30 AM Food, Crafts & Wine Tasting open
Ligonier Merchant Sidewalk Sales begin
1:00 – 2:30 PM Ole 97 Band (Johnny Cash Tribute)
Smail Automotive Group Stage
1:00 – 4:00 PM Gashouse Annie (Acoustic Music)
Wine Tasting Area
1:00 PM Artillery Demonstrations & Reenactment of the 1758 Battle of Fort Ligonier
3:00 PM Artillery Demonstrations & Reenactment of the 1758 Battle of Fort Ligonier
3:30 – 5:00 PM Neon Swing X-perience (Retro Inspired, Horn-Infused Party Music)
Smail Automotive Group Stage
4:30 PM Fort Ligonier closes
5:00 PM Food, Crafts & Wine Tasting close
OFFICIAL CLOSING CEREMONY
on the Diamond