Upcoming events

Dates Subject to Change:  please verify date and times before going to events

September 7-8, Long Range Invitational Artillery Match, Grayling, Mich

Location: National Guard Range 8, Grayling, Mich

Internet Link: https://grayling-mi.com/event/historic-cannon-firing-competition/2019-09-07

Approximately 20 Civil War and Spanish American War field cannons and 12 Civil War mortars will be participating.  Unlike other matches, usually limited to less than 200 yards, this event will have targets at 1,200 yards!  Spectators are welcome.

 

September 6-8, 25th Anniversary of the Annual Battle of Tunnel Hill, Georgia

Location: 800 Hunt Road, Tunnel Hill, GA 30755

Contact: (678) 939-3679, email Ge, Ken. Sumner, Battle Coordinator, mtnrifles@msn.com

Internet Link:http://www.battlefieldoftunnelhill.com

At the site of the W&A RR tunnel, involved in the “Great Locomotive Chase” and seven skirmishes and battles.  Battles on Saturday & Sunday.  Military and civilian camps as well as sutlers.

 

September 27-28 – Occupation of Palatka

Location: 100 Madison Street, Palatka, FL

Contact: Rob Mattson, yelpmark@att.net

Internet Link: http://palatka-fl.gov/239/Bronson-Mulholland-house

Living history event, no battle or skirmish is reenacted.  This recalls the March 1864 occupation of Palatka by Federal forces. There will be civilian and military camps and displays showing what it was like during that time.

 

October 4-6 – Raid on Otter Springs, FL

Location: 6470 SW 80th Ave., Trenton, Florida 32693

Contact: Clement Lindsey, cwpyroman@gmail.com

The Federal Raid from their base on the Cedar Keys will be reenacted with two engagements on Saturday (Clay Landing and Levyville) and Station 4 on Sunday.

 

October 4-6 – Parrish Train Raid

Location: Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St. East, Parrish, FL 34219

Contact: Barry King (352) 817-1776, bjking75thohio@yahoo.com

Internet Link: http://www.frrm.org

This small event will have two attacks on the train per day (11:00 AM & 1:00 PM).

 

October 18-20, Andersonville Historic Fair & Civil War Reenactment, Georgia

Location: Civil War Village of Andersonville, 117 E. Church Street, Andersonville, GA 31711

Contact: (229) 924-2558, info@andersonvillagegeorgia.info

Internet Links: http://www.facebook.com/andersonvillehistoricfair/https://www.andersonvillegeorgia.info

 

November 1-3 – The 35th Annual Ocklawaha River Raid

Contact: Lt. Col. Keith Kohl (352) 454-6089 ltcol2ndbattalion@gmail.com

Location: Florida Horse Park, 11008 S. Highway 475, Ocala, FL 34480

 

November 1-3 – Battle of Irwinville, Georgia

Contact: Chris Burns gatarheel75@gmail.com

Location: Jefferson Davis State Historic Site, 228 Jeff Davis Park Rd., Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750

 

November 15-17 Battle of Bowlegs Creek

Contact: Priscilla Perry fortmeadechamber@gmail.com

Location: 1639 Frostproof Hwy, Fort Meade, FL 33841

 

November 22-24 – Skirmish at Chip Co. Crossing (Dade City, Fla)

Contact: Everett Jones wjwingnut017@aol.com

Location: Pioneer Florida Museum & Village, 15602 Pioneer Museum Road, Dade City, FL

Internet Link: www.pioneerfloridamuseum.org

 

December 6-8 – Battle at Yellow Pines

Location: 7955 58th Ave., Vero Beach, FL 32967

Internet Link: www.militaryhistoryexpo.com

 

December 13-15 – Winter Muster at Ft. McAllister, Georgia

Location: 3894 Fort McAllister Road, Richmond, GA 31324

Internet Link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/mcalister2011/

 

January 17-19 – Brooksville Raid

 

January 31 – February 2 – Battle at Townsend’ Plantation

 

February 7-9 – Battle at Fort Taylor – Living History

 

February 14-16 – The Battle of Olustee