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Road to Revolution: The 252nd Anniversary of the Stamp Act Resistance

Event Description

Join us and learn how the events that occurred in the Colonial Cape Fear helped sow the seeds of discontent and pave the way for the American Revolution. From 10am to 4pm on February 17th, the town of Brunswick returns to the winter of 1766, as living history interpreters demonstrate trades and how the dreaded Stamp Act affected their livelihood. Talk with sailors, learn the blacksmith's trade, and listen to lectures on how the events of the 1760s paved the way to revolution. Hands on activities for kids and interactives for the entire family.