Escape From Boston
Sunday, May 21st, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm, 5 Little’s Lane, Newbury, Mass.
Free to Historic New England members
$5 children under 12
Meet Revolutionary War Soldiers from both sides of the conflict. Members of the Continental Line and His Majesty’s First Regiment of Foot Guards re-enact a retreat from Boston with cannon, cavalry, and drills throughout the day. Learn how battles were planned and how camp life was managed. Tour the 1690 manor house, the home of two of Newburyport’s Revolutionary War heroes! Sip an Ipswich Ale Brewery cask ale, a local beer brewed in the old style. Watch the Essex Base Ball Association play demonstration games of early cricket. Fresh food and drink will be available for purchase.
Please call 978-462-2634 for more information or buy online.