June 2019

Living history, reenactments and more to come

Updated 7 Feb 2019


1  GA  Reenactment, “Battle of Pickett’s Mill,” at Pickett’s Mill Battlefield Historic Site near Dalton. Camps, demonstrations and tours. 9 am-4 pm. gastateparks.org/events?p=36

1  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

1-2  WI  Reenactment, “Civil War Days,” at the Mantiowoc County Historical Society, 924 Pinecrest Road, Manitowoc. Camps and demonstrations with battles at 1 pm each day. $10/adult. manitowoccountyhistory.org/programs/civilwardays?rq=Civil

1-2  VA  Reenactment, “Fort Pocahontas,” at the historic site just off Route 5 between Richmond and Williamsburg. Camps, demonstrations, tours and more daily. Battles each day. $10/adult. More info: fortpocahontas.org/reenactment

1-2  PA  Reenactment, “Lehigh Valley Civil War Days,” Whitehall Parkway, in Whitehall. Camps and demonstrations 9 am-8 pm Saturday, 9 am-1 pm Sunday. Battles 3 pm Saturday, 11 am Sunday. friendsofcampgeiger.webs.com

7  VA  Tour, “‘If Any Man Runs.. I will Shoot Him’: The Battle of Piedmont,” 10 am-noon. Free but registration required: shenandoahatwar.org

8  PA  Lecture, “Mississippi and the Care of Confederate Veterans,” at the National Civil War Museum in Harrisonburg. 1 pm. Free with admission. nationalcivilwarmuseum.org

8-9  MD  Living history, camps and demonstrations at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. Free. Details: nps.gov/mono

15  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

15  MD  Historic house tours, “Best House,” at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. 10 am-4 pm. Free. nps.gov/mono

15  FL  Living history, Union camp and demonstrations at at Fort Taylor Historic State Park in Key West. 10 am-2 pm. Free with admission. fortzacharytaylor.com

15-16  WA  Reenactment at the Central Washington Agricultural Museum, 4508 Main St, Union Gap. Camps and demonstrations with battles at 11:30 am and 3 pm both days. Night battle Saturday 8:30 pm. centralwaagmuseum.org/civil-war-reenactment-union-gap.asp

22  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

22-23  VA  Living history, “Action Front,” non-firing artillery demonstrations at the Ball’s Bluff Battlefield Regional Park north of Leesburg off Route 15. 9 am-5 pm Saturday, 10 am-3 pm Sunday. Free. novaparks.com/parks/balls-bluff-battlefield-regional-park