November 2 – 6, 2022 – Huntington, WV – Guyandotte Civil War Days
Each November the sights and sounds of the Civil War returns to Guyandotte. This is where history was made and with hundreds of re-enactors that will participate in America’s greatest street battle, and will live again. The dirt roads are paved and the modern buildings replace the burned out frames.
Guyandotte Civil War Days focuses its programs on this historic event in an effort to celebrate and promote the rich heritage of the area. The re-enactment of the Confederate raid on Saturday is the highlight of this event. The re-enactment is a true re-enactment based on known historical facts concerning the November 10,1861, skirmish.
The re-enactment of the Union Troops recapturing the town on Sunday will demonstrate the actual events of November 11, 1861. Re-enactments of known historic events and living history scenarios will be presented over the weekend. firstname.lastname@example.org
November 5, 2022 – Johnson City, TN - A Walk in Their Boots
This is a multi era event with Living Historians representing Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines from the Revolutionary War to current day. The purpose of the event is primarily education accomplished through first person impressions, living history displays, demonstrations, drill and combat simulations. It is Free to the Public and is held the first full weekend in November. www.militarywalk.us
November 5, 2022 - Walkerton, VA - A Walk Through History
Living History of First Peoples, Revolutionary War, Civil War, WWl, WWll, Korean War and Vietnam War.
Walk through the woods of a tri-centennial farm and learn from Reenactors and Veterans how people lived during each era. Informational Scavenger Hunt for kids (or adults) 10AM – 4PM $5 Kids twelve and under FREE www.locustgrove1665.com 804-239-9409
November 5 – 6, 2022 – Oak City, NC – Fort Branch Reenactment
Fort Branch springs to life the first weekend of each November and has since 1987. Civil War battle re-enactors demonstrate life in the camps, night firing of cannons, period music and other activities— all of which are open to the public.
There is a $10-$15 parking fee. www.fortbranchcivilwarsite.com
November 11 – 12, 2022 - Marietta, GA - Atlanta Antique Gun and International Military Show
Shows Consisting of Antique Guns, U.S. and Foreign Military Arms, Civil War Collectibles, Books, and Military Collectibles of All Periods. Exhibited, Bought, Sold, and Traded! IAMAW Union Hall, 1032 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA Friday Noon - 5:00 pm & Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Daily Admission $7.00 - Ages 7-12 $1.00 For details call: Carolina Trader Promotions 704-282-1339, www.thecarolinatrader.com
November 11 – 13, 2022 – Tallahassee, AL – Battles for the Armory
Come & take a walk back in time and see how soldiers & their families lived during war time.... Educators please take time to let parents know about the event as well all kids who come & attend on Friday November 12th will get a hands on experience with stations set up along the way with guided tours. (All peirod correct demonstration) email@example.com
November 18 – 20, 2022 – Kentwood, LA - Camp Moore Reenactment
Our annual Reenactment and Living History event is held the weekend BEFORE Thanksgiving each year. Check back, though, to make sure that it has not been changed. Spectators are welcome for a nominal fee to tour the Museum, tour the soldier campsites and watch a scripted battle each day complete with infantry, artillery and cavalry. Specialty impressions are often on site. Food and beverages may be purchased on the site. Come on out! It’s as close as you’ll ever get! http://www.campmoorela.com/Reenactment.html
November 19, 2022 – Gettysburg, PA - 66th Annual REMEMBRANCE DAY PARADE
Sponsored by the Sons of Veterans Reserve, the Military Department of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. Parade briefing on 19 November 2022 at the Unity Park Monument located on Lefever Street at 12:00 Noon. Units form up at Noon on Lefever Street between Baltimore Street and East Confederate Avenue Parade will step off at 1:00 PM For further information, please contact: Major David Hann, Provost Marshal SVR 440 Clark Drive Hammonton, NJ 08037 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Cell (609)-816-2012 Please like us on Facebook Annual Gettysburg Remembrance Day Parade
November 18 – 20, 2022 – Tangipahoa, LA – Camp Moore
Our annual Reenactment and Living History event is held the weekend BEFORE Thanksgiving each year. Check back, though, to make sure that it has not been changed. Spectators are welcome for a nominal fee to tour the Museum, tour the soldier campsites and watch a scripted battle each day complete with infantry, artillery and cavalry. Specialty impressions are often on site. Food and beverages may be purchased on the site. Come on out! It’s as close as you’ll ever get! P. O. Box 25 Tangipahoa, LA 70465 (985) 229-2438 www.campmoorela.com Email: email@example.com
November 19, 2022 – Gettysburg, PA - ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR BALL
Music by the Philadelphia Brigade Band Dances led by the Victorian Dance Ensemble Period dress encouraged, but not required Door prizes, plus prizes for Ladies Cake Walk Cash Bar Time: 8PM-Midnight, 19 November 2022 Place: Wyndham Gettysburg Hotel 95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325 Price: $20 per person in advance, $25 per person at the door Make check payable to “SVR Remembrance Day Ball” Include stamped, self-addressed envelope for tickets Mail to: Col. Steve Michaels SVR 6623 S North Cape Road Franklin, WI 53132-1227 Cell (414) 712-4655 email: Lt.firstname.lastname@example.org Ticket orders received after 12 November will be distributed at the Ball BALL PROCEEDS ARE DONATED TO THE GETTYSBURGNATIONAL MILITARY PARK FOR MONUMENT PRESERVATION
December 3, 2022 – Johnson City, TN – Visions of Christmas
Come and enjoy an 1861 rendition of a Haynes family Christmas. You will tour the house and watch as the Haynes family prepare for Christmas and the celebration of Landon Carter Haynes’ birthday. Treats will be cooked on the open hearth of our cabin. Reservations for tours are appreciated. Admission is $5 for adults and $2.50 for children twelve and under. Tipton-Haynes members are free! Tipton-Hayes State Historic Site, 2620 South Roan Street. 2-6 p.m.
December 2 – 4, 2022 – Prairie Grove, AR – Battle of Prairie Grove
The 1862 Battle of Prairie Grove was the last time two armies of almost equal strength faced each other for supremacy in northwest Arkansas. When the Confederate Army withdrew, it was clear Missouri and northwest Arkansas would remain in Federal hands.The park reenacts the Battle of Prairie Grove on even numbered years. The reenactment is held on the actual battlefield. This year the event will take place on Dec. 2-4. Admission is $5 per vehicle Here’s the schedule for both days: 9 a.m. – All camps open to the public, each day 1 p.m. – Presentation marking the Battle of Prairie Grove, each day Saturday: 5 p.m. – All camps closed to the public, last self-guided tour ends 7 p.m. – Period Dance at the Latta Barn Sunday: 10 a.m. – Period church service at log church & Catholic mass at the Jim Parks Shelter 4 p.m. – Closing of all encampments to public CONTACT: On U.S. 62 in Prairie Grove. 479-846-2990; email@example.com; www.ArkansasStateParks.com/prairiegrovebattlefield.
December 9 - 11, 2022 – Fredericksburg, VA – Living History
Visit Slaughter Pen Farm Living History & Battle Recreation to experience the struggles that took place between December 11-15, 1862 in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
This was a battle between Union forces and the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia. Preservation event featuring Anniversary programs at the American Battlefield Trust’s Slaughter Pen Farm site in Fredericksburg. Living history, battle recreation and Sunday Battle walks with Fredericksburg historians. A great way to help preserve the ground and educate people about the struggles that took place on the actual ground we will be marching and camping upon. Questions and inquiries - please contact Mike Scheibe - Southerndivisionaag@gmail.com About The Host: The Southern Division Living History Association L.L.C. is a non profit authentic American Civil War Living History Organization.
Website Link: http://www.southerndivision.org/ 11232 Tidewater Trail
January 7 – 8, 2023 – Mount Pleasant, SC - American Digger’s Antique Militaria & Americana Show
This Mt Pleasant militaria show will be held on Jan 7th-8th, 2023. The American Digger’s Antique Militaria & Americana Show is held at the Omar Shrine Temple and is promoted by American Digger Magazine Events. All federal, state and local firearm laws and ordinances must be followed. 8ft tables $100.00 each, Setup Fri 1-7, Sat 7-9, 176 Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464 Contact: Anita Phone: (770) 362-8671 Hours: Sat 9-5, Sun 9-3 Admission: $10.00 12 & under free w/adult
January 28 – 29, 2023 – Bethune, SC – Skirmish at West’s Crossroads
This crossroads, long owned by the West family, is the junction of the Georgetown and Porter Bridge Roads, both of which appear on Robert Mills’s 1825 Atlas of S.C. In early 1865 opposing forces camped nearby as Gen. M.C. Butler’s Confederates attempted to slow the advance of Gen. W.T. Sherman’s Federals toward N.C., and fought a brief skirmish here on February 25th. This inaugural reenactment is a private event for reenactors, friends, and family. Events will include a skirmish, dance, and battle. More details provided at registration. https://westscrossroads.weebly.com/
February 4 - 5, 2023 – Dalton, GA – Chickamauga Gun Show
The Dalton-Chickamauga Civil War Show will be held at Dalton Convention Center and hosted by Mike Kent and Associates. All state, local and federal firearm laws apply. Where: Dalton Convention Center 2211 Tony Ingle Parkway (formerly Dug Battle Gap Road) Dalton, GA 30720Dealer Setup: Friday, Feb. 3 10 AM - 7 PM, VIP Passes $50 Saturday, Feb. 4 7 AM - 9 AM Public Hours: Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM Sunday 9 AM - 3 PM Admission: $10.00 - Kids under 12 free Table Fees: $100.00 Mike Kent and Associates Phone: 770-630-7296 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.mkshows.com
February 17 – 19, 2023 – Sanderson, FL - Battle of Olustee
Florida’s first state park, will commemorate the 159th anniversary of the Civil War and host the 46th Annual Reenactment of the Battle of Olustee Feb. 17-19, 2023. The living history weekend features a Civil War-era battle reenactment on Saturday at 1:30 p.m., as well as the reenactment of the Battle of Olustee on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. Period music concerts and crafts, lectures, battlefield surgical practices and the lives of both white and black civilians during the war will be portrayed by re-enactors. Military camps and drills by infantry and artillery are scheduled throughout the weekend. email@example.com
February 17 – 19, 2023 – Quitman, MS – The Battle of Texas Hospital
The Battle of Texas Hospital is dedicated to bringing you the history and heritage of East Central Mississippi during the American Civil War. Witness history as it lives and breathes before your eyes. Hear the rifles crackle across the water as the cannons rumble the ground and make waves along the glassy surface of the lake. Ironclad ships come to the aid of the wounded soldiers convalescing in the Confederate hospital while your local Mississippi men and young boys defend your homes against yankee invaders. https://www.quitmanbattle.com/
February 24 - 26, 2023 – Aiken, SC – Battle of Aiken
Join us and see history come alive with cannons, cavalry horses and living history experts. For three days, reenactors eat, sleep, live and fight in a painfully recreated version of the world in 1865. This War Between the States event has grown from a few hundred men with muskets to a full-blown Civil War festival. In addition to battle reenactments, there are authentic 19th-century military encampments, living history presentations, reproductions of medical facilities, an engineer and signal service, and civilian portrayals. Confederate Memorial Park 1210 Powell Pond Road Aiken SC, 29801
Battle of Aiken P.O. Box 1863 Aiken, SC 29802 www.battleofaiken.com All Units Invited!
February 25 - 26, 2023 – Louisville, KY – Gun Day and JAG Military Show
Welcome to the best national gun show. Our gun shows are one of the biggest and best gun show you can visit - we have vendors and customers from all over the United States. Kentucky Fair and Expo Center, 937 Phillips Lane, Size of ”3” Football Fields in One Room, Antique, Modern and Military Items, Show Hours: Sat 9-5,Sun 9-3 pm, Adm $15 Adults, $5 Children under 12, trade tables, 8’, $135 trade, Setup Fri 3-8 pm, Sat 8-9 am, National Gun Day promotions LLC, Ron Dickson, PO Box 741, Oxford, OH 45056, Ph: (513) 523-3574, email: ron-dickson@nationalgunday,com url:www.nationalgunday.com
March 30 – April 2, 2023 – Pelican, LA – Battle of Pleasant Hill
Join us for the 159th reenactment of the Battle of Pleasant Hill. Our event commemorates one of the last Southern victories of the War Between the States and is held on the actual battlefield where Union and Confederate forces met on April 9, 1864. Please join us every year on the second full weekend of April to temper the historic events that took place in Pleasant Hill over 150 years ago. The Battle of Pleasant Hill Committee (BPHC) and the host units, the Trans Mississippi Volunteer Infantry (TMVI), look forward to seeing you all there! Contact: Katelyn Yates Calhoun, 318-658-5785, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.battleofpleasanthill.com
April 14 – 16, 2023 – Helena, AR – Battle of Helena
The Delta Cultural Center will host the 160th Anniversary Reenactment of the the Battle of Helena on April 14 - 16, 2023. Plans call for a Civil War School Days Event at Cherry Street Pavilion in Helena from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on April 14, 2023. A battle reenactment will then take place on April 15 at 2 p.m. Another reenactment battle will also take place on April 16 at 1 p.m. Camps are open to visitors form 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and this event is free for visitors. The Battle of Helena, which was fought on July 4, 1863, was one of the largest and most important events in Arkansas during the American Civil War. Please follow our social media and website for further information on participating in this event or being a spectator. We look forward to seeing you in Helena. Special guests at the event will be world famous musician Bobby Horton and Dr. E.C. Fields, who will be portraying U.S. Grant. For more information, contact the DCC Education Coordinator Richard Spilman at 870-338-4350 or email@example.com
April 23, 2023 – Wheaton, IL - WHEATON NATIONAL CIVIL WAR AND MILITARY SHOW
Robert Zurko promoter of this special National Event stated: THE “CHICAGO-SHOW” is ideally located in the Midwest; as dealers & collectors can easily drive or fly to the show. 1000’s of museum quality Civil War artifacts, collector arms, cavalry swords, historical autographs, pictures, coins, currency and much more will be on display and for sale. “You may purchase a real treasure of AMERICAN History for yourself or a loved one to be passed down as a great family heirloom. Show hours are 9am to 4pm for only $10.00. Early buyers can get in at 8am for $25.00. Collectors are urged to come early, and plan to spend the day as buying is brisk and it takes hours to view the vast selection of treasures! DuPage County Fairgrounds 2015 Manchester Rd, Wheaton, IL 60187 For additional information contact: Zurko Midwest Promotions, 115 E. Division St, Shawano, Wisconsin 54166. Phone 715-526-9769, web-site www.chicagocivilwarshow.com/
April 28 – 29, 2023 – Marietta, GA - Atlanta Antique Gun and International Military Show
IAMAW Union Hall, 1032 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA, Friday Noon - 5:00 pm & Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Daily Admission $7.00 - Ages 7-12 $1.00 2 day pass $10.00 Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for dealer information.
May 5 – 7, 2023 – Jefferson, TX - Battle of Big Cypress Bayou
The Battle of Big Cypress Bayou never happened...But in 1864 it almost did. A powerful trading port, Jefferson, Texas served as a staging ground and supply depot for the confederacy. Join historical re-enactors from around the country as they battle for control of the Baghdad of the Bayou, Jefferson, Texas. 601 South Polk Street, Jefferson, TX , 75657
May 6 - 7, 2023 – Mansfield, OH – Ohio Civil War Show
In 1977, US Civil War historian and collector Don Williams organized the first Ohio Civil War Show. Today Don’s sons and daughter carry on Don’s legacy and have grown the show to include military memorabilia through WWII. The show attracts dealers and collectors from across the country. Whether you’re a new collector with a limited budget or an advanced collector seeking the very rarest of items, the show has something for everyone. Presentations and demonstrations bring history to life at the Ohio Civil War Show and we are proud to be able to present some of the finest and most knowledgeable war historians in the country. www.ohiocivilwarshow.com Contact: Wayne Williams Phone: 419-884-2194 E-mail: email@example.com
May 19 – 21, 2023 – Resaca, GA – Battle of Resaca
Whether you are a spectator or reenactor, a seasoned veteran of this reenactment, or just attending for the first time, we look forward to seeing you at our event! We have many exciting activities for this year’s reenactment. Check out our event schedule for all of the activities that will be going on during the reenactment weekend.
While in the area, be sure to visit the new Resaca Battlefield Historic Site that is open now on weekends. This important battlefield is located just off of I-75 at Exit 320 just miles from the reenactment site.
The Battle of Resaca Reenactment is hosted each year by the many volunteers of the Georgia Division Reenactors Association, one of the nation’s oldest and most respected Civil War reenacting organizations. A portion of the proceeds will go towards the Resaca Battlefield area preservation efforts, while the balance will go towards funding next year’s event. Please see our Sponsors page for a list of the organizations and businesses that have helped make this event possible. For more information about the annual Battle of Resaca Reenactment, please contact us by e-mail at:
firstname.lastname@example.org Or you may write to us at: Battle of Resaca Reenactment P.O. Box 919
Resaca, Georgia 30735-0919
June 3 – 4, 2023 – Charles City, VA – Fort Pocahontas Reenactment
This Union fortification comes to life as military and civilian reenactors portray the lives of soldier and citizen inhabitants of the fort. Sutlers offering reproductions of Civil War-era merchandise and clothing contribute to an authentic atmosphere. Fort Pocahontas is open to the public for this event from 10am to 4pm on Saturday and 10am to 3pm on Sunday. Spectators are invited to tour the fort where the art of field fortification is revealed and to visit the bustling camps inside it for family-friendly living history activities throughout the day. Battle reenactments are at 2pm on Saturday and 1pm on Sunday. Food vendors are on site. All proceeds support the preservation efforts at Fort Pocahontas. MAILING ADDRESS: Fort Pocahontas P.O. Box 104 Charles City, VA 23030 PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 13150 Sturgeon Point Road Charles City, VA 23030 CONTACT US: (804) 829-9722 email@example.com
October 13 – 15, 2023 – Winterset, IA – Civil War Reenactment
The most talked about event in past years is back... after 22 years away. Civil War event at the Winterset Iowa Battlefield planned again for October 13/14/15 2023 Winterset has over 200 stunning primitive rough and ready acres of private property dedicated for this reenactment. Our battlefield has had over 3000 feet of redoubts, earthworks and fortifications, and we are planning on making them again for 2023. The beautiful Cedar Creek runs right through our battlefield. Giving soldiers a natural barrier to cross, along with the Cedar covered bridge which we use every year which is a stunning 1800’s bridge... Skirmishes were encouraged all weekend long between commanders. The mainstream campers US/CS camps are separated on top of the high cliffs overlooking the beautiful battlefield below. Along with sutlers as well as US/CS authentic camp on either side of the creek between them in their own respective earthworks. Artillery/cavalry/Infantry civilian sutlers all welcome, separate camping for mainstream and authentic camp in the fortification earthworks email Jojo Leto at firstname.lastname@example.org website
www.iowalightartillery.com call 515-250-2108 for details.