July 7, 2016 Location - Bungalow Joe’s
Shelbyville, KY
7:00 pm
Everyone welcome!

2016 Re-Enactment Dates - Sept 9-11

The Painted Stone Settlers, Inc. are a non profit group located in Shelbyville, Kentucky. The Painted Stone Settlers are dedicated to bringing the 1781 history of this area to life through the annual re-enactment and other public forums.


Painted Stone Settlers Logo courtesy of David Wright

Chief Black Hoof Visits Shelbyville

On Thursday, April 14, 2016Chief Black Hoof made an appearance at The Stratton Center.

Black Hoof  was said to have fought against the whites in nearly every major battle from the French and Indian War (1756 – 1763) through the Battle of Fallen Timbers in 1794. Notably, he led a mixed force of Shawnee, Miami, Mingo, Delaware, Wyandot and Ottawa against George Rogers Clark at the Battle of Peckuwe in 1780.

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Rusty Cottrel portrays Chief Black Hoof


Thanks to all who attended and participated in the 2015 Event

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