Event Schedule

Event Schedule

8:30 a.m. Gates Open & Your Adventure Begins.
9:00 a.m. Confederate Generals talk about their Gettysburg strategy.
10:00 a.m. The United States Christian Commission tell of their struggles to help the soldier.
11:00 a.m. BATTLE: Fearful Probe of Destiny (Cavalry)
12:00 p.m. Actor & Historian Patrick Falci talks about the making of the movie “Gettysburg.”
1:00 p.m. Live Mortar Fire Demonstration
1:00 p.m. Spies and the Pinkerton Agency talk about their Civil War successes.
2:00 p.m. Friends of Gettysburg presents – A Ladies 1860’s Fashion Show.
3:00 p.m. US General makes his plans for the battle.
3:30 p.m. President Lincoln talks to his people about Hope & Freedom. (Youth Activities Tent)
4:00 p.m. Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address (Field) *
4:00 p.m. BATTLE: Inch by Inch – Buford’s Delay
4:30 p.m. BATTLE: Portrait of Hell – Barlow’s Knoll
*5:00 p.m. A photo opportunity with President Lincoln (Youth Activities Tent)
7:30 p.m. Concert by the 46th PA. Brass Band

Youth Activities Tent Schedule

 

9:00 a.m. Color a Civil War Picture.
10:00 a.m.  Learn about Soldiers Shaming Plates and make one of your own!
11:00 a.m. TENT CLOSED FOR BATTLE
12:00 a.m. Experience the games kids played during the Civil War.
1:00 p.m. Learn to Drill with a Rifle like a Civil War Soldier.
2:00 p.m. Learn about Church Dolls and make one of your own!
3:00 p.m. PRESIDENT LINCOLN.

 

 

8:30 a.m. Gates Open & Your Adventure Begins Again.
9:00 a.m. Union Generals talk of Victory.
10:00 a.m. General Lee and his wife discuss their military years.
11:00 a.m. BATTLE: Hampton at Hunterstown-Custer’s Charge (Cavalry)
12:00 p.m. Actor & Historian Patrick Falci talks about the making of the movie “Gettysburg.”
1:00 p.m. Live Mortar Fire Demonstration
1:00 p.m.  A Fife and  Drum presentation
2:00 p.m. Music by the Second South Carolina String Band
3:00 p.m. Attend a Civil War wedding and renew your personal vows.
3:30 p.m. President Lincoln talks to his people about Hope & Freedom. (Youth Activities Tent)
4:00 p.m. Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address (Field) *
4:00 p.m. BATTLE: Stemming the Tide – East Cemetery Hill
*5:00 p.m. A photo opportunity with President Lincoln (Youth Activities Tent)
6:00 p.m. A Old-Time Christian Revival by Rev Farley
8:00 p.m. Second South Carolina String Band Performs at the Reenactor’s Camp Dance

Youth Activities Tent Schedule

9:00 a.m. Experience the games kids played during the Civil War.
10:00 a.m.  Learn about Soldiers Shaming Plates and make one of your own!
11:00 a.m. TENT CLOSED FOR BATTLE
12:00 a.m. Learn the Language of the Fans.
1:00 p.m. Learn to Drill with a Rifle like a Civil War Soldier.
2:00 p.m. Hear the story of Soldier Jack.
3:00 p.m. PRESIDENT LINCOLN.
8:30 a.m. Gates Open & Your Adventure Begins Anew.
9:00 a.m. Attend a Period Worship Service with Pastor Farley
9:00 a.m. Attend our Catholic service at the Youth Tent
10:00 a.m. The United States Christian Commission tell of their struggles to help the soldier.
10:30 a.m. BATTLE: Farnsworth’s Fatal Charge (Cavalry)
11:00 a.m. Union Generals discuss the future
11:30 a.m. Live Mortar Fire Demonstration
12:00 p.m. Actor & Historian Patrick Falci talks about the making of the movie “Gettysburg.”
1:00 p.m. The Confederates smell Victory in the air.
2:00 p.m. President Lincoln talks to his people about Hope & Freedom. (Youth Activities Tent)
2:30 p.m. Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address (Field) *
2:30 p.m. BATTLE: Carnage Incarnate – Armistead at the Wall (Pickett’s Charge)
*3:30 p.m. A photo opportunity with President Lincoln (Youth Activities Tent)

Youth Activities Tent Schedule

9:45 a.m. Color a Civil War Picture
10:30 a.m. TENT CLOSED FOR BATTLE
11:30 a.m. Hear the story of Soldier Jack
12:30 a.m. Learn about Church Dolls and make one of your own!
1:30 p.m. PRESIDENT LINCOLN