Les Pays des Illinois Colonial Trade Faire & Musket and Rifle Frolic

This event is co-sponsored by the Chasseurs du Datchurat and features 1750-1790 historically dressed participants, camps, music, games, crafts, merchants, and shooting competitions. The event runs from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Saturday and 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Sunday. For more information, please visit http://chasseurs.homestead.com/tradefaire.html

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Latitude: 38.092091 Longitude: -90.166687 Elevation: 371 ft
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Fort de Chartres State Historic Site

Event Dates

4/1/2017 – 4/2/2017

Admission Fee (if any)

Free for visitors. Prices vary for participants. Donations are welcome.

Ages Festival is Appropriate For

Family friendly event is appropriate for all ages.

Accessibility Notes

Handicapped parking is available, along with a gravel path from the parking lot into and along the inside of the Fort. The Site's museum and restrooms are wheelchair accessible via a ramp in back.

Pet Friendly Notes

Pets on a 10 foot leash and service animals are welcome anywhere on site including the grounds, inside the museum, and in the reconstructed buildings.

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