The Re-enactment - Frequently Asked Questions
When is the re-enactment?
Saturday, June 1 - 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday, June 2 - 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
What does it cost?
$5.00 children (age 6 to 18)
Admission includes a wristband which allows you to enter the park both Saturday and Sunday.
Is there a senior's rate?
There is NO senior's rate.
Are there additional costs once I enter the park?
There are additional costs for the food, refreshments and merchandise.
What time do the battles take place?
Saturday at 3:30 pm & 8:30 pm
Sunday at 2:00 pm
How long do the Battle Re-enactments last?
From 20 minutes to half an hour.
May I bring my dog?
Dogs are not allowed in the park during Special Events. The loud noises of the artillery, muskets and fireworks are upsetting for most dogs.
Should I bring a lawn chair to watch the Re-enactment?
A folding lawn chair is recommended. Seating is available on the grass.
What day and time do the fireworks take place?
Fireworks take place on Saturday around 9:30 p.m. following the evening battle.
Is there any handicap parking?
There is NO handicap parking on-site. The shuttle is NOT accessible, however the event's outdoor activities are fully accessible. We recommend visitors with disabilities be dropped off at the pedestrian entrance while the driver takes advantage of the free shuttle service.
What are some of the activities?
- Tours of the museum and monument
- 19th century encampment
- Period dancing demonstrations
- One-of-a-kind shopping
- Musical entertainment
- Old-fashioned games for children
- Chief Tecumseh shares the Native perspective of the war
- Artillery and infantry demonstrations
- Food and refreshments
Where is Battlefield Park located?
Battlefield Park is located at 77 King Street West in Stoney Creek. The Park is just east of Centennial Parkway, on King Street.
Can I park on-site?
There is absolutely NO parking on-site. FREE parking and a FREE shuttle have been arranged at St. David's School - enter off Centennial Parkway, just south of Queenston Road. FREE parking with FREE shuttle is also available at Confederation Park, located at the north end of Centennial Parkway at Lake Ontario. There will be plenty of signs to follow.
The shuttle runs on the Saturday from 10:00 am. to 10:00 p.m. and Sunday from
10:00 am until 5:00 p.m.
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