Oudenaarde 1708 - 2008
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Groups from all over Europe will come to Oudenaarde for the absolutely unique re-enactment on a grand scale of the battle of 1708. This will take place just outside town on the Meerspoort site in the weekend of 12 and 13 July 2008.

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The troops pitch camp in town from 11 July 2008. English, Irish, Dutch, French and various other nationalities come to Oudenaarde to stage a unique spectacle evoking the battle from 300 years ago. Groups of civilians turn Oudenaarde into an 18th- century town. Imagine yourself in another world and come to Oudenaarde for a unique experience.