MTM On the Road: Battle Reenactment on Mackinac Island a Big Event

Hundreds will gather to commemorate and reenact the battle from the War of 1812 on Mackinac Island this weekend.

The battle happened on August 4, 1814 and this Monday, August 4 at 3:00 p.m., actors will recreate the battle using authentic weapons, formations, uniforms and positioning on the exact spot the battle happened.

The entire weekend is full of events to celebrate, including the arrival of the Brig Niagra, a recreation of a ship used in the battle.

Kalin and Stephanie were live on the island with a preview

For more details on this weekend’s events, click here