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Drake’s Raid

Presented by Historic Florida Militia at Unknown

Jun 02 2018
Drake’s Raid

Come see history come to life during Drake’s Raid of Saint Augustine.

The English corsair, Sir Francis Drake, and his raiders return to St. Augustine for an authentic re-creation of the 1586 sack of the city. on Saturday, June 2, 2018. Join Drake and his raiders from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. for the 16th century-style military encampment at the Fountain of Youth Park located at 11 Magnolia Ave.; regular park admission applies. There will be drills, demonstrations and living history interpretations. The re-enactment of the sacking and burning of the town will be at 7 p.m. in the old city, beginning at the City Gate on

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The re-enactment of Drake’s Raid at 7:00 pm in Saint Augustine’s Historic District is free and open to the public.

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