Civil War 150 Special Events

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    2011-2015: The Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War and Emancipation

    Mark your calendars to attend these special events commemorating the American Civil War and Emancipation.

Central Virginia

Mechanicsville - May 30 - Jun. 3 - Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the 1864 Battles of Totopotomoy Creek and Cold Harbor - Richmond National Battlefield Park and its partners will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the ...

Louisa - Jun. 21, 22 - Battle of Trevilian Station - 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Trevilian Station Reenactmentis scheduled for June 21-22, 2014. ...

Henrico - Sep. 26, 27, 28 - Battle of New Market Heights & Campaign Before Richmond 1864 Reenactment - Seize the opportunity to visit Henrico County as it commemorates the 150th anniversary of the ...

Richmond - Sep. 26 - 30 - Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the 1864 Battles of Fort Harrison and New Market Heights - Richmond National Battlefield Park and its partners will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the ...

Petersburg - Oct. 17, 18, 19 - The Civil War in 1864 - Seven outstanding scholars discuss pivotal events of 1864 at a weekend symposium.

Hampton Roads

Charles City - May 17 - 18 - Annual Civil War Reenactment at Fort Pocahontas - Reenactors from across the country will relive history by portraying Union and Confederate ...

Northern Virginia

Arlington - May 1 - Jun. 30 - Arlington National Cemetery Sesquicentennial Commemoration - Spring 2014 will be a special one of remembrance for Arlington National Cemetery, as 2014 marks the ...

Spotsylvania - May 2 - 4 - 150th Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse - 150th Anniversary of the Battles of Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse. Three days of Civil War ...

Manassas - Aug. 22 - 24 - Old Town Manassas Civil War Weekend - Civil War at the Junction August 22-24, 2014 Step back in time in Old Town Manassas and experience ...

Shenandoah Valley

Buchanan - Apr. 25, 26, 27 - Buchanan Civil War History Weekend - History comes alive in downtown Buchanan! See the flash, smell the smoke and witness the ...

Buena Vista - May 9 - 11 - Muster on the Maury – Living History in the Valley of Virginia - Step back into the 1860's and visit the Civil War living history encampment on the grounds of the ...

Lexington - May 15 - New Market Day Parade & Ceremony - Every May 15, the Virginia Military Institute honors those cadets who fought and died in the Battle ...

New Market - May 16 - 18 - Reenactment of the Battle of New Market - Come and join us for the 150th Anniversary Battle of New Market Reenactment held on our original ...

Middletown - Oct. 18 - 19 - Re-Enactment of the Battle of Cedar Creek - A must for civil war and history buffs! Come see the re-enactment of a vital Civil War battle that ...

Last Updated: 1/14/2014 10:27 AM
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