2012 EVENT SCHEDULE

 

Throughout both days in Civilian Camp:  Leather crafting demonstration, historic sewing demonstrations, blacksmithing demonstrations, cooking demonstrations, and others

 

Saturday, November 10th

 

10:00 Event officially begins

11:00 Meet with Civilians, Spies, and Privateers (Civilian Camp)

11:00 Military Band Concert - The Old Armory Band (Stage)

11:00 Abolitionist Rally--American Anti-Slavery Society (Civilian Camp)

11:30 Presidential Press Conference -- Presidents Lincoln and Davis (Reviewing Stand)

12:00 FIRST ENGAGEMENT - SOUTH MOUNTAIN - THE PRELUDE (Preceded by "Cavalry Clash!", followed by the "Gettysburg Address," and

The Grand Review)

1:00 Infantry Demonstration (Reviewing Stand)

1:00 Military Band Concert - The Mountain Fifes & Drums Corps (Stage)

1:30 Military Band Concert - The Band of the Marine Battalion (Stage)

2:00 Civil War Period Dance Class ( Public participation encouraged - Dance Floor)

2:00 Surrender at Appomattox (Reviewing Stand)

2:30 Artillery Gun and Team Demonstration, 3rd U. S. Artillery (Reviewing Stand)

3:00 SECOND ENGAGEMENT - THE CORNFIELD (Followed by the Gettysburg Address)

3:45 Evans & Rogers (Reviewing Stand)

4:15 A Conversation with the Presidents and the Generals (Reviewing Stand)

5:15 THIRD ENGAGEMENT - TWILIGHT BATTLE

6:00 Spectators Depart

 

Sunday, November 11th

 

10:00 Event officially begins

10:30 Evans & Rogers (Stage)

11:00 Meet with Civilians, Spies, and Privateers (Civilian Camp)

11:00 Military Band Concert - The Old Armory Band (Stage)

11:00 Abolitionist Rally--American Anti-Slavery Society (Civilian Camp)

11:30 Presidential Press Conference -- Presidents Lincoln and Davis (Reviewing Stand)

12:00 FIRST ENGAGEMENT - THE BLOODY LANE (Preceded by "Cavalry Clash!" and followed by the Gettysburg Address,

Veteran’s Salute and The Grand Review)

1:00 Infantry and Cavalry Demonstration (Reviewing Stand)

1:00 Military Band Concert - Mountain Fifes and Drums (Stage)

1:30 Military Concert - The Band of the Marine Battalion (Stage)

2:00 Civil War Period Dance Class (Public participation encouraged - Dance Floor)

2:00 Artillery Gun and Team Demonstration--3rd U. S. Artillery (Reviewing Stand)

2:30 SECOND ENGAGEMENT- BURNSIDE’S ASSAULT  (Followed by the Gettysburg Address)

3:00 Surrender at Appomattox (Reviewing Stand)

3:30 A Conversation with the Presidents and the Generals (Reviewing Stand)

4:00 Event Ends