Battle of Camp Wildcat Reenactment

2017 Reenactment Schedule

CAMP WILDCAT 2017 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

* Silent Auction located at tents in front of the barn. Auction closes Sunday, 3:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 19
6:00 p.m. Registration opens

Friday, October 20– School Day
8:00 a.m. Camp to finalize and get ready for school children
9:00 a.m. Buses begin to arrive
Noon SKIRMISH on the battlefield with all available reenactors
2:00 p.m. “Living History Day” ends
3:00 p.m. Reenactor dinner
5:30 p.m. Registration reopens
10:00 p.m. Registration closes until Saturday (follow signs to set up camp)

Saturday, October 21
10:00 a.m. Living History Camps open to the public
10:15 a.m. Officers Call at the Barn
10:45 a.m. Powder rations behind the Barn (must have ticket)
11:00 a.m. President Lincoln and General Lee at the tent outside the Barn
Noon Military Demonstration on the Field
Noon Ladies Tea and Social in the Barn (tickets required ̶ at registration while available)
2:00 p.m. Battle of Camp Wildcat reenacted on original bivouac of Confederate forces
3:30 p.m. Wildcat Wedding
4:30 p.m. Camp closes to the public
6:00 p.m. Reenactor dinner
8:00 p.m. Reenactor Barn Dance (period clothing requested, but not required)
10:30 p.m. End of Dance and Cannon Night Fire & Fireworks

Sunday, October 22
8:30 a.m. Officer’s Call at the Barn
10:00 a.m. Camp opens to the public
10:00 a.m. Period church service at the Barn (no guns fired during service)
10:45 a.m. Leave for Memorial Service on the Mountain
11:00 a.m. Memorial Service at Original Battlefield (two miles away on gravel road)
11:00 a.m. Annual “Swap, Shop and Trade Meet” at the tent on the right side of the Barn
12:15 p.m. Cavalry competition on the field
12:30 p.m. Talk to President Lincoln and General Lee in the Barn
1:00 p.m. Medical demonstration at the medical tent near the Battlefield
2:00 p.m. Battle of London reenacted
3:45 p.m. Drawings for pistols and raffles
4:00 p.m. Camp closes to the public— Last Chance to buy T-Shirts

 

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