Bake & Brew Day at Old Fort Johnson

FORT JOHNSON – There will be a Bake & Brew Day at Old Fort Johnson on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

David Manthey and Harvey Alexander, from the 2nd Albany County Militia re-enactment unit, will demonstrate 18th-century beer brewing and baking in the fort’s reproduction outdoor bread oven.

In the afternoon, the Liaisons Plaisantes will play period music.

Self-guided tours of the Old Fort can be taken, and the gift shop will be open.

This will be a free event, but donations are appreciated.

For more information, call 843-0300 or e-mail