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Drake’s Raid Reenactment
June 4 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Drake’s Raid of St. Augustine, FL Reenactment
Witness the reenactment of Englishman Commander Sir Francis Drake as he led 2,000 men to overtake the then Spanish held Fort and St. Augustine some 430 years ago on Saturday, June 4th, 2016. The Fountain of Youth (11 Mangnolia Avenue) will host the 16th century style military encampment on June 4th from 10:00am to 5:00pm. The 29th annual reenactment will host drills, demonstrations and living history interpretations on the encampment grounds and is included as part of admission into the Fountain of Youth. At 7:00pm that same day, the reenactment will take on the sacking and burning of St. Augustine which will begin at the City Gates and will end at the Plaza de la Constitution.
Book your stay in St. Augustine today for this commemorative Drake’s Raid Reenactment and you may even play a part of the Raid! Carriage Way Bed and Breakfast is just a few short blocks from the St. Augustine, FL City Gates and we would love to host you for this event! We have on site parking in our spacious lot (one space per room) and complimentary beverages of coffee, soda, bottled water and wine are available to our guests day or night. A delicious hot breakfast is served every morning and may be enjoyed out on our lower veranda, in our Victorian dining room or served to you in bed for a small charge! Call us today at (904) 829-2467 or book your stay with us securely online.