November

Civil War illumination, parade, living history, more: NOVEMBER 2018

Updated 19 Jan 2018


3  AR  Civil War Weekend, living history tours and demonstrations at Historic Washington State Park in Washington. 9 am-5 pm. $10/adult. historicwashingtonstatepark.com

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

3 TN Walking tour, “Lookout Mountain,” ranger-guided 4-mile hike at the Lookout Mountain Battlefield NMP (Cravens House) in Chattanooga. 9:30 am-1:30 pm. Free. nps.gov/chch

3  VA  Walking tours, “Cockpit Point Civil War Park,” site of Confederate earthworks on the Potomac River in Woodbridge. 10 am, 1 and 3 pm. $20. Call 703-792-4754 for more info, directions.

3-4 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

8-10  TN  Living history, “Blue & Gray Days,” at Carton and the Carter House in Franklin. See boft.org/events for details.

10 GA Living history, “Refugee Encampment,” at the Pickett’s Mill Battlefield Historic Site near Dallas. 10 am-3 pm. $5.50/adult. explore.gastateparks.org/info/248110?
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10  VA  Candlelight tour of Ben Lomond Historic Site, 1861 Confederate hospital, 10321 Sudley Manor Drive, Manassas. 8-9 pm. $10. 703-367-7872.

17 PA Remembrance Day parade, ceremonies and illumination commemorating Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address at the Gettysburg NMP. Details: nps.gov/gett and gettysburgfoundation.org

18 PA Open house at the David Wills House in Gettysburg. Special programs and more commemorating Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. 6-8 pm. gettysburgfoundation.org

21  VA  Lecture, “Happy Birthday, Benjamin Huger!” learn about the Confederate general at the Isle of Wight Museum in Smithfield. 12:30 pm. Free with admission. historicisleofwight.com

23-25 TN Anniversary ranger programs and tours, “Battles for Chattanooga,” at Point Park, Lookout Mountain and Moccasin Bend National Archeological District. 9 am-5 pm. $7/adult Point Park admission. nps.gov/chch

30 TN Illumination, “Battle of Franklin,” anniversary evening event at the Carter House and Carnton in Franklin. Free. boft.org/events

30  VA  Campfire program, “Civil War Soldier’s Life,” living history at Ben Lomond Historic Site, 10321 Sudley Manor Drive, Manassas. 6-7:30 pm. $5. 703-367-7872.


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