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3rd Annual Grant's Home Front & Reenactment


  • Galena River Bank 101 Bouthillier Street Galena, IL, 61036 United States

Civil War encampments are back in town. Swarms of 1860s blue and grey uniformed soldiers will blend into the historic skyline of Galena. Civilians in period-correct attire will grace the camp in living history fashion. The public is invited to watch the proceedings of camp life and witness the reenactment then relax and enjoy a classic Sanitary Fair.

SCHEDULE
April 29
-9 a.m.-4 p.m.: Living history camp.
-11:30 a.m.: Battle.
-Sanitary Fair & Bazaar.
-Live music and dancing.

April 30
-9 a.m.: Church service.
-9 a.m.: Living history camp.
-11:30 a.m.: Battle.
-Soldiers aid society meeting followed by Ladies Tea & Entertainment.
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