Annual Historical Event
Labor Day at Fort D
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Monday, September 2, 2019


Location: Fort D Historic Site, 920 Fort Street, Cape Girardeau, MO

Date: Monday, September 2, 2019

Times: 9 am - 3 pm

Description: Labor Day is typically a day of rest, but the soldiers and civilians at Fort D will be busy preparing for fall. Join local re-enactors as they demonstrate rifle and cannon fire and Dutch oven cooking.

The renovation and interpretation of Fort D is a special project of the 1st Missouri Engineers, a unit of the Turner Brigade, which is a group of Missouri Union volunteers and civilians of the Civil War period. Their commissioned and non-commissioned officers have many years' experience in reenacting and provide a wealth of information about the time period to visitors.


For more information call the Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau at 573-334-6702 or 1-800-777-0068
  or visit the event's website

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