Reenactment Calendar

NOTE: We receive a lot of requests for information on Civil War reenactment events throughout the country. Below is a listing of events to assist people in their search for an event near them. This Week in the Civil War does not take any responsibility for the accuracy of any of the information in these listings and requests that readers do their due diligence. While most of these listings are written with the reenactor in mind, please be aware that not everything listed is open to spectators. Please use the contact links at the end of each entry to verify the information. Also, because of similar sounding names, please note the two letter state abbreviation at the end of each entry for your convenience.INFORMATION SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Thank you. – The Editor

2014-2015 Reenactment Calendar (tentative)

December 6, 2014 – Tea & Tidings/Nostalgic Noel (VA)

At Pamplin Historical Park’s Tea & Tidings, ladies and gentlemen in period dress will teach guests 19th century etiquette while they enjoy gourmet holiday tea and tasty treats. Attendees will also learn about the history and customs of Christmas during the Civil War era, including traditional Christmas carols and stories.

2:00 pm- 3:30 pm
$20 for general public/$18 for Park Members
Space is extremely limited! Reservations and prepayment are required.

Location: Pamplin Historical Park, 6125 Boydton Plank Rd, Petersburg, Virginia 23803

Nostalgic Noel

Discover the traditions of Christmas as citizens and soldiers celebrated the holiday during the Civil War. Join us for a reception with light hors d’oeuvres, a raffle drawing, costumed interpreters, and a dance program featuring a live period band in Tudor Hall’s barn. All exhibit areas and the Civil War Store will be open.

December 6, 2014
7:00 pm
Reservations are recommended but not required.
Location: Pamplin Historical Park, 6125 Boydton Plank Rd, Petersburg, Virginia 23803
This family friendly event is FREE with regular park admission.

Park Members: FREE
Adults: $12.50
Children ages 6-12: $7.50
Children 6 and under: Free

Call 804-861-2408 or email groups@pamplinpark.org for details. 

April 10-12, 2015 – 150th Anniversary of the Surrender at Appomattox (VA)

The Long Road Home: The Road to the 150th Appomattox. Presented by Appomattox County Historical Society, UDC Appomattox Chapter 11, Lee’s Lieutenants, The Federal Generals Corps, Clover Hill Village. For more information emailgen_pickett_clark@yahoo.com or to http://www.leeslieutenants.com/LongRoadHome/reenactorInformation/registration.html

*This is not an all-inclusive list of events. This list will be updated periodically.*

 

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