Campfire program, living history, dinner theater, reenactment, house tour
Updated 24 June 2019
2 VA Car-caravan, walking tour, “‘Exploring the Civil War Entrenchments at Cedar Creek,” meets at the Cedar Creek and Belle Grove NHS visitor station, 7712 Main St, Middletown. 7 pm. Free. nps.gov/cebe
3 GA Living history, “Hardee Guard Battalion,” at the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in Kennesaw. 10 am-3 pm. Free. nps.gov.kemo
3 VA Living history, “Revolutionary vs. Civil War,” compare soldier life at the Rector House, 1461 Atoka Road, Marshall. 10 am-4 pm. Free. mosbyheritagearea.org
3 VA Ranger program, “Family Conflicted, Home Afflicted: Belmont Amidst War,” lawn chair event at the historic home, 224 Washington St, Falmouth. 6:30 pm. Free. nps.gov/frsp
3 VA Conference, “The Forgotten Valley,” at the George Washington Hotel in Winchester. Shenandoah Valley topics include Stonewall Jackson, Battle of Wapping Heights and Mosby’s Rangers. 9 am-4 pm. $30. Register: shenandoahatwar.org
3 NC Dinner Theater, “Female Spies in the Civil War,” at the CSS Neuse Civil War interpretive Center in Kinston. 5:30 pm. $15/adult. Advance tickets required. historicsites.nc.gov/events/female-spies-civil-war-dinner-theater
3 FL Living history, “Union Garrison,” camp and demonstrations at the Fort Clinch State Park in Fernandina Beach. 9 am-noon. Free with admission. floridastateparks.org/fortclinch
3-4 WI Reenactment, “Reliving Our Heritage,” sat Kronshage Park in Boscobel. Military timeline camps and demonstrations featuring Civil War. Park opens 9 am both days. Civil War battle reenactments 1 pm Saturday, 1:30 pm Sunday. relivingourheritage.com
3-4 WV Living history, “Hold the High Ground, 1862,” artillery camp and demonstrations at the Harpers Ferry NHP. 11 am-4 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/hafe
7 MD Lecture, “In the Wake of Antietam: The Loudoun Valley Campaign of 1862,” at the Jacob Rohrbach Inn, 138 Main St, Sharpsburg. 7 pm. Free. jacob-rohrbach-inn.com/blog/2019/01/2019-civil-war-lecture-series
10 AR Living history, artillery camp and demos at the Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park in Prairie Grove. 10 am-2 pm. Free. 479-846-2990.
10 TN Walking tour, “Hallowed Ground,” at the Stones River National Cemetery in Murfreesboro. 7:15 pm. Free. Registration a must. More info: nps.gov/stri (click “Hallowed Ground” on homepage).
10 VA Lecture, “The Siege of Port Hudson,” at the Mariners’ Museum in Newport News. 2:30 pm. Free with $1 museum admission. marinersmuseum.org
10 MD Book talk, Private Confederacies: The Emotional Worlds of Southern Men as Citizens and Soldiers, at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick. 2:30 pm. Free with admission. civilwarmed.org
10-11 MD Living history, Federal infantry camp and demonstrations at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti
10-11 VA Living history, “1862 — Heading North into Maryland,” Union and Confederate camps at Mt. Zion Historic Park, 40309 John Mosby Highway, Aldie. 9 am-5 pm Saturday, 10 am-3 pm Sunday. Free. novaparks.com/parks/mt-zion-historic-park
11 VA Living history, artillery camp and demonstrations at the Petersburg National Battlefield. 1-4 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/pete
14 MD Lecture, “A Last Roll of the Dice: The Third Confederate Invasion of the the North 1864,” at the Jacob Rohrbach Inn, 138 Main St, Sharpsburg. 7 pm. Free. jacob-rohrbach-inn.com/blog/2019/01/2019-civil-war-lecture-series
16 VA Ranger program, “Free at Last: The Complicated Road to Freedom for Emmanuel Jackson,” at the Cedar Creek and Belle Grove NHS visitor station, 7712 Main St, Middletown. 6 pm. Free. nps.gov/cebe
16-18 IL Living history “Galesburg Heritage Days,” at Lake Storey Park in Galesburg. Includes Civil War component. Free. galesburgheritagedays.org
17 KS Symposium, “Disorder on the Border,” the Missouri-Kansas conflict, at the Carnegie Building, 200 W Ninth St, Lawrence. 9 am-5 pm. $35. Details, register: freedomsfrontier.org
17 GA Living history, artillery camp and demonstrations at the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in Kennesaw. Free. nps.gov.kemo
17 PA “An Evening with the Painting,” a special behind-the-scenes look at the Gettysburg Cyclorama at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 5-7 pm. $20/adult. Reservations: gettysburgfoundation.org
17 MD Historic house tours, “Thomas House,” at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. 10 am-4 pm. Free. nps.gov/mono
18 KS Living history walking tour of the Black Jack (1856 John Brown) battlefield near Baldwin. 4 pm. Free. blackjackbattlefield.org/events.html
21 MD Lecture, “The Tale UnTwisted: George McClellan and the Discovery of Lee’s Lost Orders, September 13, 1862,” at the Jacob Rohrbach Inn, 138 Main St, Sharpsburg. 7 pm. Free. jacob-rohrbach-inn.com/blog/2019/01/2019-civil-war-lecture-series
23 VA Car-caravan tour, “‘A Very Formidable Barrier’: Showdown on the Qpequon,” 10 am-noon. Free but registration required: shenandoahatwar.org
24 TN Walking tour, “Hallowed Ground,” at the Stones River National Cemetery in Murfreesboro. 7 pm. Free. Registration a must. More info: nps.gov/stri (click “Hallowed Ground” on homepage).
24 VA Bus tour, “The Art of War: The Civil War Sketches of James E. Taylor,” includes Millwood, Berryville and Winchester. Leaves from 1461 Atoka Road, Marshall. 9 am-3 pm. $60/lunch included. mosbyheritagearea.org/events/taylortour
24 VA Ranger program, “Civil War Photographers: Risking Their Lives to Reveal the Realities of War,” at the Petersburg National Battlefield. 2 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/pete
24 NC Living history, “Life on Campaign,” at the Bentonville Battlefield near Four Oaks. Camps and demonstrations open 10 am. Free. historicsites.nc.gov/events/life-campaign-summer-living-history-bentonville-battlefield
24 MD Ranger program, “Enslavement in the Free State: The Story of L’Hermitage,” the history of a French/Caribbean plantation on what became the Monocacy battlefield at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. 10 am at the Best Farm. Free. nps.gov/mono
24-25 MD Living history, Confederate artillery and infantry camps and demonstrations at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti
24-25 VA Anniversary tours, “Battle of Kettle Run,” at the Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage Park in Bristow. 1-4 pm. $5. 703-366-3049.
25 VA Living history, artillery camp and demonstrations at the Petersburg National Battlefield. 1-4 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/pete
28 MD Lecture, “People and Places at Antietam,” at the Jacob Rohrbach Inn, 138 Main St, Sharpsburg. 7 pm. Free. jacob-rohrbach-inn.com/blog/2019/01/2019-civil-war-lecture-series
30 VA Campfire program, “Shepherdstown Comes to Manassas,” special hospital program at Ben Lomond, 10321 Sudley Manor Drive, Manassas. 7:30 pm. $5. 703-367-7872.
31-Sept 1 OR Reenactment, “Battle for Clatsop County,” at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds in Astoria. Camps, demonstrations and battles. More info: nwcwc.net/battle-for-clatsop-county.html