Fort Henry Tattoo

Immerse yourself in an enchanting evening of multicultural performances, rhythmic beats, and breathtaking choreography on Saturday, July 22, 2023, at the Fort Henry National Historic Site. This year, the annual Fort Henry Tattoo promises to deliver an unforgettable celebration of music and dance featuring an array of diverse and thrilling acts.

The Fort Henry Tattoo is a cherished tradition that uniquely blends music, performance, and history. This year, it ventures a step further, introducing new and captivating performers while welcoming back the favorites.

A highly anticipated addition to the event is the Desna Ukrainian Dance group from Toronto. Known for their incredible precision and elaborate costumes, they’re guaranteed to captivate with their breathtaking Ukrainian dance routines.

Experience a taste of indigenous culture as the Dancers of Kitigan Zibi, representing the Algonquin First Nation of Kitigan Zibi from Maniwaki, QC, grace the stage with their mesmerizing indigenous dance.

In a fusion of rhythm and movement, Navillera Korean Dance Company & Samulnori Canada Team will present an impressive synthesis of Korean drumming and dance, promising an engaging spectacle of powerful rhythmic beats and enchanting choreography.

The lineup continues with a return of the crowd-favorite military marching band, the Regimental Band of the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry, along with the Rob Roy Pipe Band & Highland Dancers, and the 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Pipes and Drums, known for their stirring performances.

The renowned Fort Henry Guard, with their impeccable 19th-century drill re-enactment, are set to recapture the spotlight. With their exceptional precision and dedication to historical authenticity, they promise to transport spectators back in time.

The gates open at 6:30 p.m., and a stunning two-hour show commences at 7:30 p.m., offering attendees a grand spectacle under the twilight sky. Don’t miss this mesmerizing opportunity to experience a diverse cultural fiesta in the historic setting of Fort Henry.

For additional information and to secure your tickets, visit our website. Be part of the tradition, feel the rhythm, and soak in the history at the Fort Henry Tattoo. This is one summer event you won’t want to miss!

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