Yankees in Falmouth! and Some Confederates Too!!

Saturday Night at 8:30 there will be night firing of a cannon.  A sight and sound NO ONE should miss!
Venue
Moncure Conway House and Historic Port of Falmouth
Address
401 River Road
Falmouth, VA 22405
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Stafford
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (9:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Saturday, September 12, 2015 (8:30 PM)
Sunday, September 13, 2015 (9:30 AM-3:00 PM)
Stafford County Tourism: (540) 658-8681
Stafford County Tourism www.tourstaffordva.com

History comes alive at the 8th Annual Yankees in Falmouth!

Walk back in time and experience Falmouth the way it was 150 years ago during the Civil War! Come out and meet Union and Confederate soldiers and see their camps! President Lincoln will also be at this year’s event and be available for a photo-op! Other event activities include: Encampments, artillery and cannon firing demonstrations, Civil War lectures, non-combative reenacting, and much more. The event will be on the grounds of the Moncure Conway House, built in 1807 and recognized as part of the Underground Railroad.

Saturday September 12th

9:00 AM Conway House Grounds open to the public

10:00 AM Infantry firing

11:00 AM Artillery firing 

1:00 PM Presentation “Union and Confederate Spies in Stafford”

2:00 PM Medical Field Hospital Presentation

3:00 PM Infantry firing 

4:00 PM Artillery firing 

5:00 PM Infantry firing 

6:00 PM Conway House Grounds close to the public

8:30 PM Night Artillery firing demo at Historic Port of Falmouth Park

Sunday September 13th

9:30 Am Conway House Grounds open to the public

10:00 AM Infantry firing 

11:00-11:45 PM period Camp Church Service open to re-enactors and the public

12:00 Noon Artillery firing 

1:00 PM Infantry firing

1:00 PM Medical Field Hospital Presentation

2:00 PM Artillery firing 

3:00 PM Conway House Grounds close to the public--Conclusion

 

 




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