The Fenian Brotherhood and the 1870 Fenian Raid

Link to Fenian Historical Society Website

The Oct. 2nd event has been CANCELED


.On Saturday, October 2nd, 2021, The Fenian Historical Society together with the Franklin Historical Society will be presenting the Fall Fenian Festival 2021, a day of Education, Exhibits, and Entertainment, commemorating the 1870 attack on Canada by the Fenian Brotherhood, militant Irish nationalists.

Join us on October 2 for this great event.

Education: Video seminars, live speeches by Fenian re-enactors, and exhibits.

Entertainment: Children's group singing Irish songs, and assorted music performed by Franklin's own Uncle John's Band.

Refreshments: Pre-packaged, self serve, homemade treats provided by Franklin Recreation Committee, by donation.

More details will follow soon.

The Fenian Historical Society plans to present this event in May of 2022.