Civil War Weekend

When:
September 23, 2017 – September 24, 2017 all-day
2017-09-23T00:00:00+00:00
2017-09-25T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Wade House
WI-23
Wisconsin
USA
Contact:
Bridgitt Zielke
920-526-3271

Civil-War-Weekend-at-Wade-House-Cavalry-squareThis annual special event brings the history of the American Civil War to life. Held the last weekend in September, Civil War Weekend is two action-filled days of battle re-enactments, military drills, medical care situations, period music and food, demonstrations, and more. The weekend spectacle involves more than 500 re-enactors. And each year features a different historic scenario crucial to the outcome of the war. Held Saturday from 9am to 5 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 4 pm.

Programs and activities abound for children and adults alike. Interact, explore and engage your entire family in the experience.

Experience this 1860s clash of arms between Union and Confederate troops at Civil War Weekend. Watch hundreds of soldiers — cavalry, infantry and artillery — struggle across the field in this re-enacted conflict depicted with startling accuracy and passion.