Okeechobee Battlefield Memorial
Okeechobee Battle Reenactment
Childrens Horse Rides
Okeechobee Battlefield Memorial
The Battle of Okeechobee Reenactment
Okeechobee Battlefield Memorial
Seminole Native American
Childrens Horse Rides
Okeechobee Battlefield Memorial
The Battle of Okeechobee Second Seminole War Battle Reenactment

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Okeechobee Battlefield Historic State Park

Welcome to Okeechobee Battlefield Historic State Park

Okeechobee Battlefield is the site of one of Florida’s significant battles during the Second Seminole War. The Battle of Okeechobee, fought on Christmas Day, 1837, involved more than 1,000 United States military and volunteer soldiers, fighting against several hundred Seminole and Miccosukee warriors along the northern edge of Lake Okeechobee. The battle is considered a turning point in the war with full-scale attacks ceasing and the number of smaller skirmishes diminishing after the event.

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