December

Civil War music, reenactment, living history: DECEMBER 2018

Updated 19 Jan 2018


1  MD  “Memorial Illumination,” at the Antietam National Battlefield near Sharpsburg. 23,000 luminaries represent battle casualties. 6-11:45 pm. Visitor center, some park roads close 3 pm. nps.gov/anti

1-2 FL  Living history, “Union Garrison,” camp and demonstrations at Fort Clinch State Park, 2601 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach. 9 am-5 pm Saturday, 9 am-noon Sunday. Regular admission plus $2.50 event fee. floridastateparks.org/park-events/Fort-Clinch

2  GA  Living history, “Civil War Music,” at the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in Kennesaw. 11 am-3 pm. Free. nps.gov/kemo

8 TN Ranger program, “Retrieving the Lost — Bringing Soldiers Home,” at the Chattanooga National Cemetery in Chattanooga. 2:30 pm. Free. nps.gov/chch

8  VA  Living history, “Wartime Christmas,” at he Bristoe Station Battlefield Heritage Park,10707 General Kirkland Drive, Bristow. 11 am-4 pm. Donations welcome. 703-366-3049.

9  GA  Living history, “Civil War Music,” at the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in Kennesaw. 11 am-3 pm. Free. nps.gov/kemo

15  GA  Reenactment, “Winter Muster,” at Fort McAllister State Park near Richmond Hill. Camps and demonstrations 9 am-6 pm with battle at 5 pm. Free with park admission. gastateparks.org/FortMcAllister

26-Jan 5  TN  Anniversary activities at the Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro. Talks, living history, tours. Free. Complete schedule: nps.gov/stri


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