Locust Grove 2017

Civil War Reenactment

November 4th and 5th

Come join us for a weekend where history comes to life!

 

 

The Walker Family

and

Peninsula Artillery

PRESENT

The Road To Richmond - Battle of Bethesda Church

Held at:

 590 Locust Grove Lane, Walkerton VA 23177

 

We invite you to come and walk through the encampments and see what life was like in 1864 and speak with the re-enactors.  There will be artillery, cavalry, and infantry demonstrations and a battle on each day.  Meet the generals after the battle on Saturday.

A ladies tea will be held in camp on Saturday at 12:30 pm. 

Come out early and take a carriage ride from the encampment to a pre civil war era home on the property and back.

 

 

Admission is only $5.00 a day or $8.00 for a two day pass, children under 12 are FREE.

 

Saturday Schedule

 

10:00 AM Camp opens to the public

10:30 AM Infantry Demo

11:00 AM Cavalry Demo

11:30 AM Artillery Demo

12:30 PM Ladies Tea-Peninsula Artillery's camp Admission $2.00

2:00 PM Battle

Meet The Generals after the battle

 6:00 PM Camp closed to the public

 

 

Sunday Schedule

10:00 AM Camp open to the public

10:00 AM Church services

10:30 AM Infantry Demo

11:00 AM Cavalry Demo

11:30 AM Artillery Demo

1:00 PM Battle

 4:00 PM Camp closed to the public

We welcome your suggestions for next year either email PeninsulaArtillery@comcast.net or call 804-744-6224