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Date:
July 27, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Address:
Four Seasons Park
Finley Rd & 16th Street

Lombard, IL 60148-3969
Cost:
Suggested donation $5 per person; all donations benefit continued living history.
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Lombard 2019 Civil War Reenactment

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Stanford’s Battery will host the eighth annual Lombard Civil War Reenactment at Four Seasons Park in Lombard from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday, July 27 and 28, 2019. This family friendly event will feature Stanford’s Battery reenactors, portraying both Confederate and Union soldiers, in a Living History Encampment depicting an 1863 era military campsite. Military drills and demonstrations, cannon fire, Civil War era music and other interactive camp activities provide diversions for all ages. A skirmish between the North and South will take place on Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm. Suggested donation $5 per person; all donations benefit continued living history demonstrations.

Meet historic Figures on Saturday and Sunday. President Abraham Lincoln, Harriet Tubman and General Grant will all be on site. President Lincoln, will be speaking on Sunday only. Artillery, cavalry and medical demonstrations will also be happening all weekend.For More information, contact treasurer@stanfordsbattery.org, or visit www.stanfordsbattery.org.