Alafia River Rendezvous

Alafia River Rendezvous

Jan 25, 2019 - Jan 26, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Annually, the members of the Florida Frontiersmen host the Alafia River Rendezvous - the largest pre-1840 living history encampment in the Southeast. Over 1,000 adults and hundreds of children establish a pre-1840 camp site on the Florida Frontiersmen club property. This event draws over one hundred traders and thousands of visitors and school children.

Come spend the day experiencing a living portrayal of early life in America and stroll the 100+ acre property. Day visitors will enjoy music, games and learn about crafts such as broom making, blacksmithing, cooking, weaving and more. 

THIS IS A CASH ONLY EVENT. Vendors will have food and primitive merchandise for sale.

You may also be interested in Polk County History Center or Bartow.