Sep
10
Tue
Mark Twain Himself! @ The Long Center for Performing Arts
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mark Twain Himself! @ The Long Center for Performing Arts

Did you know that Mark Twain performed in Lafayette in 1885? Experience the fun and excitement of the famous Mark Twain Shows of 134 years ago. Through the magic of theater, acclaimed stage actor Richard Garey will bring Mark Twain to life in the historic Long Center for the Performing Arts. This show captures the man and the legend. Full of humor, comedic sketches, irreverent wisdom and deep insight into human nature, “Mark Twain Himself!” is great theater. Garey is the official Mark Twain of Hannibal, Missouri and regularly tours throughout the United States performing his one-man show. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience a truly remarkable evening with Mark Twain.
Tickets are $20 each (Early Bird Special: $15.00 before July 31st).

Oct
5
Sat
Feast of the Hunters’ Moon @ Fort Ouiatenon
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Feast of the Hunters' Moon @ Fort Ouiatenon

18th Century Outpost Life
The past is yours to savor at the Feast of the Hunters’ Moon. At this historic reenactment you can recapture 18th century life at Fort Ouiatenon- the first fortified European outpost is what is now Indiana.
Continuous, free programming is held on five stages. French and Native American music and dance, fife and drum corps performances, military drills and demonstrations, fashion shows, games and contests can be enjoyed at the 52nd celebration of this event. Special hands-on activities include the children’s trade blanket, costume try-on, candle dipping, story telling, bead bracelet making, cross-cut sawing and tomahawk throwing.

Oct
6
Sun
Feast of the Hunters’ Moon @ Fort Ouiatenon
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Feast of the Hunters' Moon @ Fort Ouiatenon

18th Century Outpost Life
The past is yours to savor at the Feast of the Hunters’ Moon. At this historic reenactment you can recapture 18th century life at Fort Ouiatenon- the first fortified European outpost is what is now Indiana.
Continuous, free programming is held on five stages. French and Native American music and dance, fife and drum corps performances, military drills and demonstrations, fashion shows, games and contests can be enjoyed at the 52nd celebration of this event. Special hands-on activities include the children’s trade blanket, costume try-on, candle dipping, story telling, bead bracelet making, cross-cut sawing and tomahawk throwing.

Oct
26
Sat
A Night at the Museum: Halloween Costume Ball @ TCHA History Center
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A Night at the Museum: Halloween Costume Ball @ TCHA History Center

Join TCHA’s Costume Ball dressed as your favorite historical character, ghoul, or goblin! Music, dancing, food and frightful fun! Best costume contest to kick off at 8 pm with door prizes given away all night.

More information and tickets- coming soon!

Nov
9
Sat
Battle of Tippecanoe Annual Commemoration @ Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Battle of Tippecanoe Annual Commemoration @ Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum

Join us for our annual commemoration of the Battle of Tippecanoe. Schedule of events- coming soon!