Springfield, Ohio, US
Transport yourself back to the birth of a nation at The Fair at New Boston, a captivating event that immerses you in the vibrant tapestry of America's founding era. Step foot into early Ohio between 1790 and 1810, and discover the heroes and pioneers who shaped the course of history.
Each day begins with the awe-inspiring Opening Day Parade, where you'll witness a colorful procession of mounted rangers, artillery, and militia. Feel the excitement build as you marvel at their precision and hear the echoes of a time long past.
The fairgrounds come alive with the sounds of period music and entertaining performances that will transport you back to the days of yore. Immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere as talented musicians and performers showcase their skills, offering a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of early Ohio.
No journey into the past would be complete without indulging in the flavors of the time. Sample hearty and delectable foods from the past, savoring the authentic tastes of early American cuisine. And as you explore the fair, don't forget to browse the juried artisans and craftspeople who offer a wide array of meticulously crafted goods, from handmade textiles to exquisite pottery.
Make sure to visit the Native American Village, a fascinating glimpse into the cultures and traditions of the indigenous peoples who once inhabited the land. Witness the battle unfold on the hill each afternoon, an exhilarating spectacle that brings history to life before your eyes.
Please remember that pets are not allowed at The Fair at New Boston. By attending this event, you're not only indulging in a remarkable historical experience but also supporting the educational mission of the George Rogers Clark Heritage Association.