Lincoln Days Civil War Reenactment

The first Saturday and Sunday in June the Abe Lincoln Project, along with the City of Pittsfield, sponsors the Lincoln Days Civil War Reenactment at Lake Pittsfield.  Come step back in time in historic Pittsfield as Union and Confederate forces prepare for battle at the 480 acre Lake Pittsfield site.  This a family oriented event, so bring the kids.  Events include Infantry, Calvary, and Artillery drills, a ladies tea and fashion show, and battle reenactments both days.  There are children's games and crafts on Saturday, and a period church service on Sunday.  Hundreds of reenacters and civil war enthusiasts gather for this annual event.  Below you will find the schedule of events.  Visit the Abe Lincoln Project website, www.pikelincoln.com for information.  

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Lincoln Days Civil War Reenactment in 2016 will be Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5

SATURDAY:

9:00 AM - ARTILLERY, CAVALRY, INFANTRY, NAVAL & CIVILIAN CAMPS OPEN TO PUBLIC FOR TOUR

10:00 AM- CAVALRY GAMES

10 :00 AM- 4 :00 PM- NAUVOO ON THE ROAD

10:30 AM - CHRIS VALLILLO IN CONCERT IN CAMP

11:00 AM- VINTAGE BASEBALL EXHIBITION

12:30 PM - LADIES & GENTLEMAN'S FASHION SHOW/TEA

1:30 PM - CHRIS VALLILLO IN CONCERT AT THE BATTLEFIELD

2:00 PM - CIVIL WAR BATTLE REENACTMENT - SEN. SAM MC CANN TO OPEN

3:00 PM - INTERVIEWS & PHOTOS WITH PRES. LINCOLN, GEN. GRANT & GEN. LEE

3:30 PM - CANDY CANNON

8:45 PM - NIGHT CANNON FIRING

SUNDAY:

9:00 AM-  CAMPS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FOR TOUR

9:30 AM- 1860'S CHURCH SERVICE

10:30 AM - CHRIS VALLILLO IN CONCERT IN CAMP

NOON - CANDY CANNON

1:00 PM - CHRIS VALLILLO IN CONCERT AT THE BATTLEFIELD.

1:30 PM - CIVIL WAR BATTLE REENACTMENT - REP. C.D. DAVIDSMEYER TO OPEN

THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND:

TOUR THE H. L. HUNLEY TRAVELING EXHIBIT FROM CHARLESTON, SC.

CHRIS VALLILLO WILL BE PERFORMING IN THE CAMPS.

PERIOD SUTLERS, CRAFT DEMONSTRATIONS, MUSIC & FOOD. wnloadable brochure here.