2012 REENACTOR SCHEDULE

 

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

 

Saturday, November 10th 

 

8:00 Reenactor Swap Meet (Dance Floor and Stage)

9:00 Officers Call (All Division Officers and Civilian Unit Leaders (Bleachers)

9:00 All Vehicles Out of Camp

9:30 Division Officers Call (Respective Division Headquarters)

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)

11:00 Form Battalion-First Call, Weapons Check, and Safety Briefing

11:15 Division Formation

11:30 March to Assembly Areas
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)

2:30 Form Battalions-First Call
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)

4:55 Form Battalions-First Call
5:15 THIRD ENGAGEMENT - TWILIGHT BATTLE
6:00 Spectators Depart

7:00 Dance

 

Sunday, November 11th 

 

8:30 Church Call

9:30 Division Officers Call (Respective Division Headquarters)

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)

11:30 Form Battalions-First Call
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)

2:00 Form Battalions-First Call

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