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!
Night Cannon fire is a spectacle that should not be missed!
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 13, 2014 (8:00 PM-9:00 PM)
Saturday, September 13, 2014 (9:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Sunday, September 14, 2014 (9:30 AM-3:00 PM)
Stafford County Tourism: (540) 658-8681
Stafford County Tourism www.tourstaffordva.com

History comes alive at the 7th 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, Strict Military Impressions, 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.

Schedule of Events
Saturday, September 13th 
9:00 am event opens to public
10:00 am Infantry firing demo
11:00 am Artillery firing demo
1:00 am Presentation - “Civil War Union Women in Falmouth and Stafford”
2:00 pm Infantry firing demo
3:00 pm Presentation - “Servant Call Bells and the Southern System”
4:00 pm Artillery firing demo
5:00 pm Infantry firing demo
8:30 pm Night Artillery firing demo at Historic Port of Falmouth Park - a spectacular event you won't want to miss!

Sunday, September 14th
9:30 am event opens to public
10:00 am Infantry firing demo
11:00-11:45 pm period Camp Church Service open the public!
12:00 pm Artillery firing demo
1:00 pm Infantry firing demo
2:00 pm Artillery firing demo

 




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Last Updated: 8/22/2014 11:45 AM
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