The weekend will include battle reenactments, living history, and encampments.
Friday is "education day". Schools, scouts, groups & clubs are encouraged to schedule field trips.
Battles will be held at 2:00 pm both Saturday and Sunday featuring skilled re-enactors bringing history to life. Battles are narrated. There will be a Ghost Walk on Friday evening through the historic earthworks and a Civil War Ball on Saturday night featuring The 52nd Regimental String Band. Sunday morning services led in period style by Rev. Alan Farley followed by a memorial ceremony at Columbus Cemetery. Sutlers and food vendors will be on site to serve the needs of the re-enactors and visiting guests. Calvary and artillery by invitation, all infantry welcome. Straw, wood, powder ration, and a meal will be provided to re-enactors. There is no registration fee or admission charge.
For more information and pre-registration of sutlers and re-enactors, please call Park Office (270-677-2327) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The event is sponsored by Columbus-Belmont State Park, Hickman County Judge Executive/Fiscal Court & Civil War Days Committee
Camping reservations can be made online at www.parks.ky.gov
Or by calling 1-888-4KY-Park (1-888-459-7275)
For Camping Trailer and Log Cabin rentals call 270-677-2327 or email email@example.com