Flagstaff Event: Arizona Rough Riders of the Spanish American War

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park

August 11, 2018   10:00am - 4:00pm

The Arizona Rough Riders is a living history group that brings the Spanish-American War era circa. 1898 to life.  Dressed in authentic period clothing the Rough Riders, and their ladies, will carry 100 year old weapons for the public's examination. Learn about specifics of this tumultuous era, the war and its effects, and the social motives of turn of the century America. Flagstaff men historically went to the war as part of the famous "cowboy cavalry", in fact, the Rough Riders are the most famous all volunteer unit in the history of the US Military.