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May 20, 2023
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Time Details:
Visit anytime between 10 AM and 4 PM. Schedule of events TBA
Grand Kankakee Marsh
21690 Range Line Road
Hebron, IN 46341
$5 per person, children 5 and under are free
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Voyageur Rendezvous 2023

Saturday, May 20, 2023

Peek into the lives of those who would have lived or traded along the waterways of the Midwest more than 250 years ago when the marshes were a source of valuable furs desired by merchant traders to take back to Europe.  Meet Native Americans, French-Canadian canoe men, called Voyageurs, British and French militia, early settlers, and many others.

This is a family-friendly event with lots of fun things to learn and experience for visitors of all ages. 

Event Highlights include: 

  • Arrival of Voyageurs by canoe
  • Opening and Closing Ceremonies
  • Storytelling
  • Tomahawk Throw
  • Trade Session with the Native Americans
  • Hot Food, Cold Sarsaparilla and more
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