July 15th
Cass River Colonial Encampment

There are future dates for this event.


Experience an encampment of historical reenactors representing the many eras of America's history. This all-day event will feature tactical battle skirmishes, a flag raising, demonstrations featuring cannons, artillery and weapons, period concerts, games, a fashion show and many other events. Visitors will be able to tour military camps and shop at historical vendors.

Frankenmuth's Cass River property features a historic wooden bridge, which provides a perfect backdrop for this event.

Event is a fun learning experience for the whole family to see history come to life.

About Frankenmuth River Place Shops

Frankenmuth River Place Shops (www.frankenmuthriverplace.com) is an authentic re-creation of a Bavarian village located just minutes from the Bavarian Inn Restaurant and Lodge. The outdoor mall features more than 40 shops and attractions at one location. In addition to great shopping opportunities, visitors can enjoy historic architecture, floral gardens, streams, waterfalls, a full-service day spa, video arcade, tons of fudge, candies, popcorn and ice cream.

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Upcoming Dates For This Event

  • Saturday, July 15
  • Sunday, July 16