Battle Anniversary Commemoration and Wreath Laying Ceremony
Join park staff, volunteers, period reenactors and guests as we
commemorate the 186th Anniversary of Dades Battle of 1835.
Speakers will recall the history and sacrifices made on all sides in the Second
Seminole War, which began with the December 28, 1835 clash that
occurred at what is now Dade Battlefield Historic State Park, a National
Historic Landmark. The ceremony will culminate with a wreath laying at the
breastworks in front of the parks Visitor Center. Please note that this is
NOT the reenactment of Dade Battle, which will take place in the park Jan
1-2, 2022. Free entry for ceremony.