Visitors will learn about a number of specific soldiers and their personal experiences during the Civil War. Their stories illustrate the causes and consequences of the Civil War. The program will include an artillery firing followed by the presentation of the colors and a playing of Taps. Programming will conclude with Civil War musical selections performed by the Haversacks and Hardtack String Band in the Education Center.Find out more »
See an artillery firing and color guard demonstration. Living history programs and demonstrations by costumed interpreters. See what life was really like for the common Civil War soldier, or explore what life was really like on an authentic 19th century plantation.Find out more »
Breweries and various wineries will provide tasting samples. Food and craft vendors will also be present to satisfy any hunger while providing opportunities to purchase locally made products to take home. Plus a mix of live music. Attendees are welcome to bring chairs and blankets but, coolers and tents are not allowed at the festival.Find out more »
Costumed guides portraying “agents of death” will lead participants by candlelight on a spine-chilling tour through the historic park and Breakthrough Battlefield. At each stop, guests will encounter civilians and soldiers who worked, fought and died at the historic site or in the local area.Find out more »
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