Event brings history to life


KPC News Service

Historical re-enactors representing times from the early Vikings through World War II will converge on Fort Wayne’s Historic Old Fort May 5-6 for “Living History: Muster on the St. Mary’s” timeline event.

Demonstrations will be given on period cooking, gardening, military life and more spanning 2,000 years of history.

The public is welcome to explore this event from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 5 and from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 6. Tours of the Old Fort will be offered throughout the weekend. A freewill donation will be accepted.

For more information and a schedule of specific activities, visit www.oldfortwayne.org or call (260) 437-2836. The Old Fort is located at 1201 Spy Run Ave., Fort Wayne. Parking is available at Headwaters and Lawton Parks.