Come hear the story of the British Schooner Nancy and learn of the battle that took place over 200 years ago. Today you can see the hull of the Nancy and a variety of other artefacts from a time long past.
Watch out! Enemy forces are once again planning to attack Wasaga Beach! Join us in commemorating the 1814 sinking of the H.M.S. Nancy in the Nottawasaga River at Nancy Island Historic Site Saturday, August 15, 10.00am until 6.00pm and Sunday August 16, 10.00am until 4.00pm. For two days, re-enactors will transport you back to the War of 1812 through musket, cannon, and 3 line firing demonstrations, Native drumming and storytelling.