ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- History comes alive in Elmira this weekend with the reenactment of the Revolutionary War Battle of Newtown.

Reenactors will be arriving at the state park Friday for setup, but events open to the public on Saturday. Activities will take place from 9AM - 5PM on Saturday, and 10AM - 4PM on Sunday. The weekend concludes with the battle reenactment at 2 p.m. on Sunday, followed by an 18th century children's games experience.

The event will be held at Newtown Battlefield State Park in Elmira. 

The cost of attendance is $8 for adults, and $4 for children/students 17 and under and seniors who are 62 and older.