By Luke Blain - [email protected]



A reenactor raises the flag at Liberty Fest in 2021.

A reenactor raises the flag at Liberty Fest in 2021.


Stephanie Alexander | Courtesy

A reenactor gives a speech as a Native American.


Stephanie Alexander | Courtesy

POINT PLEASANT — Fort Randolph will once again be hosting Liberty Day activities in celebration of Independence Day on Saturday, July 2.

There will be self-paced and guided tours of the fort from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. At 1 p.m. there will be a reading of the Declaration of Independence by costumed reenactors along with rebuttals by “the native contingent and those loyal to the crown.”

From 2-4 p.m. there will be activities for children in the tavern. All ages are welcome, but the activities will be aimed toward children from 3-6 years old.

Fort Randolph will also be open for self-guided tours on the weekends from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. through Sept. 5.

Admission to the event will be free.

Future events at Fort Randolph will include Mothman Festival on Saturday, Sept. 17; Folklore and Fear Storytelling on Oct. 22 and Christmas on the Frontier on Dec. 3.

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A reenactor raises the flag at Liberty Fest in 2021.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/06/web1_thumbnail_IMG_6322-1.jpgA reenactor raises the flag at Liberty Fest in 2021. Stephanie Alexander | Courtesy

A reenactor gives a speech as a Native American.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/06/web1_thumbnail_IMG_6333-1.jpgA reenactor gives a speech as a Native American. Stephanie Alexander | Courtesy

By Luke Blain

[email protected]

Luke Blain is a staff writer for Ohio Valley Publishing.

Luke Blain is a staff writer for Ohio Valley Publishing.