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Feast of the Hunters Moon

For one weekend each fall the "Feast of the Hunters Moon" is held at this park. It is a great fun filled feast.....lots of entertainment.....a good selection of food... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
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Dyer, Indiana
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Dyer, Indiana
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84 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

For one weekend each fall the "Feast of the Hunters Moon" is held at this park. It is a great fun filled feast.....lots of entertainment.....a good selection of food booths.......and many unique items for sale. Many people wear period clothing and practice crafts from the 1700's. Next year the feast (the 50th) will be held on Sept. 30th and Oct.... More 

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North Judson
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22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Unless you go the weekend of the Feast of the Hunter's Moon, there's not much at this park. It is a quiet place to have a picnic and view the Wabash. We stopped by this weekend while the blockhouse was open...while there are a few artifacts on display, the docent didn't really have much to share. The actual site of... More 

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IL
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138 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The Wabash River runs along Fort Ouitenon, it's quite scenic throughout the seasons! Certainly worth a trip out. Pack a lunch and walk around the park. Check out the building, learn a little more about the history of the area! Nice for a couple of hours while walking, learning, and relaxing near the river. There is a festival in the... More 

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Thank GoinPlaces63
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped out after reading about the fort. The building and across are interesting from a historical perspective. They are also nice to view in the spring.

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Thank Anne L
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36 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I love going to the Feast of the Hunter's Moon. I like to watch the various dancers and listen to the music. The food is also great.

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The Feast of the hunter's Moon is a great weekend, with a lot of history being re-lived. The inclusion of various groups in the weekend, native Americans, French, British, early traders of the area - all make a great event. The Feast generally occurs on a weekend in October. The offerings of foods is great. At other times of the... More 

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Springfield, IL
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116 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Not much to see here folks. I wouldnt go out my way to check it out. I love history, but zzzz... Go elsewhere with your time.

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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72 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Fort Quiatenon is a generally tranquil and fairly large recreation facility just southwest of West Lafayette along the Wabash River. There is a good boat launch and bank fishing, some trails along the river (it connects to the Wabash Heritage Trail somewhere) and the historic recreation of the fort blockhouse, which has a gift shop. There is a good large... More 

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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39 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Fort Quiatenon is a park just southwest of West Lafayette/Purdue University. It is a quiet free park to enjoy, but the weekend in Oct, it comes to life. Feast of the Hunter's Moon- Reenactments of the French Fur traders and Indians. History in front of your eyes. Park at the Ross Ade Stadium North parking lot and take the shuttle... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Good place to take your kids to learn about some of the history of our country. A neat thing to do on a fall outing.Good for all ages.

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