National / Regional Events

 
(canceled) Sept. 3-7, 2020 - Four Moons Rising Rendezvous, Gary, South Dakota on Minnesota border. Contact Thane "No Shadow" Wells, 605-874-2940, twells@itctel.com, www.fourmoons.org. Pre-registration deadline June 4. Camp fee $20 for pre-registration for two adults and children 17 and younger, and $25 at the gate. Shoots, archery, hawk & knife, "creekin'" fire starting, cooking, cards, kids games and candy cannon for all ages. Public day 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 4.
(canceled) Sept. 12-20, 2020 - NMLRA National Championship Shoot, National Muzzleloading Rifle Association, Friendship, Indiana. Contact www.nmlra.org. Matches, classes, programs, lectures, vendors. Shooting relays on 15 ranges 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. every day. At the Walter Cline Range are firing lines, trap & skeet, archery, tomahawk throwing, silhouettes and woods walks.
(canceled) Sept. 25-Oct. 2, 2020 - NRLHF Eastern Primitive Rendezvous, New Road, Swain, New York. Contact Robert Watson, 585-476-2080 or bobbob71@aol.com, www.easternprimitiverendezvous.com. Early setup is Wednesday and Thursday. Advance registration ends Aug. 25. Advanced registration fees are $55 per adult for NMLRA members; $65 for non-members. Children ages 17 and younger are free. Registration at the gate is $10 more per person, plus a $5 per day early setup fee. Trade fee $50; blanket trader $20. Registration fee refund fee is 20% of the fee. No pets permitted. NRLHF follows ADA regulations. For more details on fees and rules, visit www.nrlhf.org, call 717-312-3016 or email nrlhfoffice@gmail.com.
(canceled) Oct. 22-25, 2020 - Old Virginia Primitive Rendezvous, Surry, Virginia. Visit www.ovpr.org for info and registration form. Camp fee $30 per person for advanced registration; $35 after Oct. 1. Children ages 17 and younger and OVPR members are free. Early setup starts the weekend before the event. Additional fee $10 per person. Competitions include woods walk, ladies match, juniors match, pistol match, archery, scribe's match, hawk & knife, smoothbore. Social events include court, ladies social, children’s games, potluck dinner and evenings at the Spider Web Inn.
(canceled) Oct. 23-30, 2020 - Southeastern Primitive Rendezvous, David Crockett Birthplace State Park, 1245 Davy Crockett Park Road, Limestone, Tennessee 37681, www.southeasternprimitiverendezvous.com. Early setup is Wednesday and Thursday. Advance registration ends Sept. 23. Advanced registration fees are $55 per adult for NMLRA members; $65 for non-members. Children ages 17 and younger are free. Registration at the gate is $10 more per person, plus a $5 per day early setup fee. Trade fee $50; blanket trader $20. Registration fee refund fee is 20% of the fee. No pets permitted. NRLHF follows ADA regulations. For more details on fees and rules, visit www.nrlhf.org, call 717-312-3016 or email nrlhfoffice@gmail.com.
2021
 
Jan. 13-24, 2021 - 50th anniversary of Alafia River Rendezvous,  1000 Old Fort Meade Road, Homeland, Fla. Contact booshways Don and Barb Boger, booshway2021@gmail.com, www.floridafrontiersmen.org. Early set-up Jan. 13-15. (2020 info; 2021 to come later) Camp fee is $55 per person ages 18 and older if pre-registered, or $65 at the gate. Trade fee $35, or $50 at the gate. Pre-registration form and fees must be postmarked by Dec. 1. Visit website for registration form or contact Susie Hull, 1879 King Edward Dr., Kissimmee, FL  34744, susiehull@cfl.rr.com. No pets. Competitions include shoots, hawk & knife, archery. Also seminars, games and entertainment.
Past 2020 events
Jan. 15-26, 2020 - Alafia River Rendezvous, 1000 Old Fort Meade Road, Homeland, Fla. Contact booshways Kim and Greg Beisler, booshway2020kgb@gmail.com, or segundos Don and Barb Boger, booshway2021@gmail.com, www.floridafrontiersmen.org. Early set-up Jan. 15-17. Camp fee is $55 per person ages 18 and older if pre-registered, or $65 at the gate. Trade fee $35, or $50 at the gate. Pre-registration form and fees must be postmarked by Dec. 1. Visit website for registration form or contact Susie Hull, 1879 King Edward Dr., Kissimmee, FL  34744, susiehull@cfl.rr.com. No pets. Competitions include shoots, hawk & knife, archery. Also seminars, games and entertainment.
March 14-21, 2020 - Southwestern Regional Rendezvous, Henderson, Texas. Contact 940-867-7432, Facebook page. Contact Jan Kitlinger, 940-867-7432, or Mark Smith, 903-720-5566. Camp fees before Feb. 21 are $25 ages 13 and older, $5 ages 12 and younger, $10 for medallion. Trader fee $70. Blanket trader fee $45. Add $10 to each after that date. Early setup starts March 10. Public days, March 14, 15 and 20. Competitions include shoots, archery, hawk & knife, cooking contest, Highland games, kids' games. Seminars and colleges.
(canceled) March 26-29, 2020 - Old Virginia Primitive Rendezvous, Surry, Virginia. Visit www.ovpr.org for info and registration form. Camp fee $30 per person for advanced registration; $35 after Oct. 1. Children ages 17 and younger and OVPR members are free. Early setup starts the weekend before the event. Additional fee $10 per person. Competitions include woods walk, ladies match, juniors match, pistol match, archery, scribe's match, hawk & knife, smoothbore. Social events include court, ladies social, children’s games, potluck dinner and evenings at the Spider Web Inn.
April 22-26, 2020 - Amarugia Spring Rendezvous, London Mills, Illinois. Contact Larry and Susan Schatz property. Contact Larry Schatz, larryws@frontiernet.net, 309-486-3707, or Kim Schatz, ladygrey.kim@gmail.com. Bow shoot, hawk & knife. Ask to join Facebook page for more information on this private-property rendezvous.
(canceled) April 23-26, 2020 - 18th-Century Market Fair, Fort Frederick, 11115 Fort Frederick Road, Big Pool, Maryland. Contact Jenifer Scarisbrick, info@friendsoffortfrederick.info, www.friendsoffortfrederick.info/market_fair.htm. Juried event at Fort Frederick, an original stone fort built in 1756 during the French and Indian War. Four days of sales from craftsmen and merchants. Period entertainment and music. Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Colonial civilian camp, $35 per camper ages 16 and older. Camper pre-registration required by March 15. Sutler applications for new sutlers must be postmarked by Feb. 15.
(canceled) April 29-May 3, 2020 - Lancaster County Longrifles Black Powder Shoot and Rendezvous, Muddy Run Park, Susquehanock Drive, Holtwood, Pennsylvania. Contact Danny Gichner, 717-682-1393, gich@comcast.net, or Luanne Bell, 717-566-9983, luannebell56@gmail.com, www.lancastercountylongrifles.com, Facebook page. Pre-1840 Fur Trade Era. Camp fees are $25 for adults ages 17 and older and $17 for juniors ages 12-16. Children ages 11 and younger are free. Early setup begins after noon the Saturday before the event for associate members with $10 extra fee for each adult. Associate members also gain voting privileges for the election of board members. Registered sutlers may set up beginning noon Sunday. Sutler fee is $20. Early setup for campers is 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday. Period attire is required beginning 8 a.m. Wednesday. Gate is open 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and 8 a.m.-noon Saturday with a one-hour unload time. Camp ends at noon Sunday. Modern camp available. Sutler area open to public 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Competitions include rifle, pistol, smoothbore shoots as well as archery, hawk & knife, woods walk, children's games, Highland games, seminars. Walk-in shooters allowed for $30 per adult and $22 per junior. Public day is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday with $5 parking fee.
(canceled) May 14-17, 2020 - NRLHF Corps of Discovery, Nichols Family Farm, 85 TR 1305, Toronto, Ohio. Contact Mark Rebres, 740-632-8625, 1snake97@gmail.com, www.nrlhfcorpsofdiscovery.com. Free public admission 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. Setup Wednesday. A learning rendezvous, seminars, workshops, educational sessions. Archery, hawk & knife and shooting demonstrations. Modern tent camp area for beginners interested in participating.  Artillery on request; call ahead. Some room for horses and mules. Advance registration ends April 14. Advanced registration fees are $20 per adult for NMLRA members; $25 for non-members. Children ages 17 and younger are free. Dependents 18 and older are $12.50 each. Trade fee $30; blanket trader $15. For more details on fees and rules, visit www.nrlhf.org, call 717-312-3016 or email nrlhfoffice@gmail.com.
(canceled) (New event) May 20-26, 2020 - Original New England Rendezvous LLC, The Fort at Number 4, Charlestown, New Hampshire. Contact Kim Brooks, kmbrooks1317@gmail.com. Early set-up for registered participants starts May 20. Closing day May 26. Visitor days May 23-24. Everyone is invited. Seeking vendors and food vendors at no additional charge.
(canceled) June 3-7, 2020 - WAJ Primitive Rendezvous, Fowlersville, New York. Sponsored by the Little Beard Club.
(canceled) June 12-18, 2020 - NRLHF Old Northwest Territory Primitive Rendezvous, Hidden Hollow Camp, 8672 Richman Road, Lodi, Ohio 44254. Contact James Schneider, 330-416-6197. Early setup is Wednesday and Thursday. Advance registration ends May 12. Advanced registration fees are $55 per adult for NMLRA members; $65 for non-members. Children ages 17 and younger are free. Registration at the gate is $10 more per person, plus a $5 per day early setup fee. Trade fee $50; blanket trader $20. Registration fee refund fee is 20% of the fee. No pets permitted. NRLHF follows ADA regulations. For more details on fees and rules, visit www.nrlhf.org, call 717-312-3016 or email nrlhfoffice@gmail.com.
(canceled) June 13-21, 2020 - NMLRA June National Shoot, National Muzzleloading Rifle Association, Friendship, Indiana. Contact www.nmlra.org. Matches, classes, programs, lectures, vendors. Shooting relays on 15 ranges 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. every day. At the Walter Cline Range are firing lines, trap & skeet, archery, tomahawk throwing, silhouettes and woods walks.
June 14-21, 2020 - Santa Fe Trail Rendezvous, Raton, New Mexico. Hosted by NRA Whittington Center. Contact Lee Briscoe, leebriscoe137@msn.com, 575-643-6038, 575-445-0169. Early setup starts June 12. Site has tall pines, grassy meadows and a cool stream. Seminars, traders, shoots, archery, hawk & knife. Dessert cooking contest. Camp fee $45 per adult and $10 per child ages 12-15. Maximum $99 per immediate family. Walk-in competitors $10 per day. No additional trader fee. Medallion fee $10. Showers. Separate rowdy camp. Modern camp nearby. Be prepared with propane in case of fire ban.
(canceled) June 19-26, 2020 - Friends of the Old Northwest Rendezvous, Miller Conservation Farm, 5670 E. TR 138, Tiffin, Ohio. Contact booshway Hank Felder, 517-852-9252 2knives2@gmail.com, or segundo Dave Pitney, 419-296-8165, damapitney@tds.net. Archery, hawk & knife, cooking contest, Highland games, seminars, entertainment. Mail pre-registration by May 1 (if possible) to Friends of ONW, c/o Vicki Johnson, 4636 Co Rd P, McClure, OH 43534 (419-601-2495, vicki.dte@gmail.com). Camp fee is $45 per adult and $20 for traders or large blanket traders. Children ages 17 and younger are free. Traders may set up Tuesday, June 16. Setup days area Wednesday-Friday, June 17-19. Public days TBA.
(canceled) June 19-27, 2020 - Pacific Primitive Rendezvous, 516 Ranch, Little Whiskey Ridge, La Grande, Oregon. Contact Steve Aldrich, 503-868-7092, or Jack Meade, 503-324-6700,  www.pacificprimitiverendezvous.com. Pre-registration deadline May 15. Full trader setup June 17. Other setup June 19. Arrive in primitive dress. Gate hours 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Entrance only on foot after that. Opening ceremony 7 p.m. June 21. Closing ceremony 7 p.m. June 26. Gate reopens at 6 a.m. June 27. Camp fee $40 per adult ages 18 and older, $10 per teen ages 13-17, ages 12 and younger free, or $85 per family of two parents and children younger than 18. Fee $25 per horse. Trader fee $45 per tent. Blanket trader fee $20. Closed to public.
(canceled) June 21-27, 2020 - High Plains Regional Rendezvous, Signal Hill, Rapid City, South Dakota. Contact Greg Schmelz, 605-484-9935. misticelk@msn.com, or Mark Kirchgesler, 605-484-1441, divemark@mt-rushmore.net, www.hprr.org. Early setup June 16 (no services). Located in Black Hills National Forest at 6,400-foot elevation. Expect variable weather. Shoots, seminars, camp activities, hawk & knife competition. Opening ceremony 6 p.m. June 21. Closing ceremony 11 a.m. June 27. Long-term camp setup closes at 4 p.m. June 21. Short-term camp gate hours 8-9:30 a.m. and 4-5 p.m. June 22-26. Public hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 20-21. Camp fee $60 per camp postmarked before May 1 for two adults and children 17 and younger in the same tent; $70 after May 1. Additional adults in same tent $15 each. Trader fee $80. Extra medallions $10. 
(postponed to Sept. 3-7) July 1-5, 2020 - 4-Moons Rising Rendezvous, Gary, South Dakota on Minnesota border. Contact Thane "No Shadow" Wells, 605-874-2940, twells@itctel.com, www.fourmoons.org. Pre-registration deadline June 4. Camp fee $20 for pre-registration for two adults and children 17 and younger, and $25 at the gate. Shoots, archery, hawk & knife, "creekin'" fire starting, cooking, cards, kids games and candy cannon for all ages. Public day 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 4.
(canceled) July 9-12, 2020 - Western PA Primitive Rendezvous, Emlenton, Pennsylvania. Contact Gene Nagel, 724-586-7220, IMMOFPA.com. Located on Independent Mountain Men property. Gate hours 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Camp fee $10 per person; free for ages 17 and younger. Three free bags of ice for each camp pre-registered by June 10. No extra trader fee, but goods must be pre-1840. No early setup fee. Public hours 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Scheduled shooting activities daily. Archery, hawk & knife, kids' games. Meat provided for camp feast Saturday; provide potluck dish. No dogs. GPS address: 420 Squaw Valley Road, Parker, Pennsylvania.
July 11-18, 2020 - Rocky Mountain National Rendezvous, Masden Ranch on the Alpine Pleatue between Montrose and Gunnison, Colorado. Contact Keith Weibel, ybullz123@gmail.com, 970-856-3228; Dave Ritchy, ponchotucky@gmail.com, 719-252-2880; or purser Michelle Hoffman, thehoffmans@yahoo.com, www.RMNR.org. Pre-1840 event with an active shooting program, hawk & knife, cannon shoot, horse camp, archery, traders and rummage sale. Elevation is 9,300 feet. Early setup is July 8-10. Public days are July 11-12. Pre-registration deadline is early June.
(canceled) July 18-25, 2020 - NRLHF Northeastern Primitive Rendezvous, Newark Valley, New York. Contact Tess MacCaskill, 607-229-9645 or tess068@yahoo.com, www.northeasternprimitiverendezvous.com. Early setup is Wednesday and Thursday. Advance registration ends June 18. Advanced registration fees are $55 per adult for NMLRA members; $65 for non-members. Children ages 17 and younger are free. Registration at the gate is $10 more per person, plus a $5 per day early setup fee. Trade fee $50; blanket trader $20. Registration fee refund fee is 20% of the fee. No pets permitted. NRLHF follows ADA regulations. For more details on fees and rules, visit www.nrlhf.org, call 717-312-3016 or email nrlhfoffice@gmail.com.

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