Civil War Encampment and Battle Reenactments
June 25-26, 2016
Hillcrest Event Center, 16260 E. 350th St., Orion, IL
Firewood, water and flush toilets provided.
Civil War Concert at the Pavilion 5-7 pm Saturday Evening
Two battles Saturday One Battle on Sunday.
Campaigners will have their own private battles each morning
and their own private camp-sites in the woods.
Pickets will be posted all day except during scheduled truces with no public viewing.
Details worked out by the campaigner commanders.
and Showers open to Reenactors
if you swim, swimming suits are required.
Cavalry bounty of $35 per horse will be paid Sunday morning.
Artillery bounty of $100 (Limit 6 guns) per gun will be paid Sunday morning.
Drills and reenactment
battles will take place along the edge of the woods and on the golf course.
Three Battles for the public are Sat. 11:00 and 4:00, Sunday 11:00.
Event closes at noon Sunday and the swimming pool is open for the rest of the day (also Saturday evening).
Anyone staying after noon can play the nine hole golf course for free. Bring your clubs.
There is a bar/restaurant on site.
To register, contact:
or Download the Registration Form and mail to:
Bruce Kindig, 5060 Garner Ct., Davenport, IA 52806 or call 563-388-0499
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