Exhibits & Events Calendar

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"On the Third Day: The Last Attack of Gettysburg" exhibit
Date: Saturday, May 11 -
Tuesday, September 02
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Exhibit
For more info: http://www.moc.org
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“On the Third Day: The Last Attack at Gettysburg” exhibit at Museum of the Confederacy, Richmond. Exhibit told primarily through battle flags carried by units in Pickett’s Virginia Division. Fifteen battle flags were carried. The museum has 12 of the 13 flags that were captured. For information, (855) 649-1861; www.moc.org

Gettysburg 150th
Date: Saturday, May 11 -
Tuesday, September 30
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Exhibit
For more info: http://www.moc.org
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"Gettysburg: 'They walked through blood'" at Museum of the Confederacy-Richmond. Battle flags, artifacts and remembrances of the July 3, 1863, fighting. For information, (855) 649-1861 x110; www.moc.org

"The Civil War Through the Eyes of Thomas Nast"
Date: Monday, September 01 -
Sunday, August 23
Location: New Jersey
Event Category: Exhibit
For more info: http://www.maccullochhall.org
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"The Civil War Through the Eyes of Thomas Nast" at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, Morristown. Nast covered the war for Harper's Weekly, drawing battles, soldiers and the home front, and became a cartoonist and caricaturist. For information, maccullochhall.org

"On This Day" Battle of Berryville Anniversary Tour
Date: Wednesday, September 03
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.nps.gov/cebe
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"On This Day” Battle of Berryville Anniversary Tour, 4-6 p.m. Free. Hosted by Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park, Middletown. For information, 540-869-3051; www.nps.gov/cebe

Civil War reenactment & living history event at San Benito County Historical Park
Date: Thursday, September 04 -
Saturday, September 06
Location: California
Event Category: Reenactment
For more info: http://www.ncwa.org
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Civil War reenactment & living history event at San Benito County Historical Park, Tres Pinos. Friday school day. Pacific Theater focused. Battles, living history, dance, rounders game. Members free. Sponsored by National Civil War Assn. & San Benito County Historical Society. For information, www.ncwa.org

4th Annual Franklin County Civil War Days
Date: Friday, September 05 -
Sunday, September 07
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.franklincountycivilwardays.org
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4th Annual Franklin County Civil War Days at LakeWatch Plantation, Moneta. Camps open at 9. Living history, military demonstrations, militarypersonas, battlefield polo, fashion show & tea, church program. Reenactor breakfast, dinner, & barn dance. Admission $5 age 12 & over, $2 ages 5-11. For information, 540-483-3030; www.franklincountycivilwardays.org

Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides annual Gettysburg autumn seminar
Date: Friday, September 05 -
Sunday, September 07
Location: Pennsylvania
Event Category: Seminar
For more info: http://www.gettysburgtourguides.org
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Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides annual Gettysburg autumn seminar, “’The Hardest Fighting I Ever Saw,’ The First Army Corps at Gettysburg.” Battlefield tours, 2 evening presentations. $325 includes all Saturday meals, Sunday breakfast, Friday night reception, maps & materials. For information, registration, 717-337-1709, seminar@gettysburgtourguides.org; www.gettysburgtourguides.org

Reconstruction Era living history event
Date: Friday, September 05 -
Saturday, September 06
Location: Florida
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.friendsofgettysburg.org
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Reconstruction Era living history event depicting time after the war at Dudley Farm Historic State Park, Newberry, 9-4. Includes U.S. Army occupation officer & soldiers, former Confederate soldiers, Irish sharecropper, temperance ladies, cow hunters, freemen, storekeeper. $5 per vehicle. For information, 352-472-1142; www.friendsofdudleyfarm.org

Sibley's 1862 New Mexico Campaign with Neil Mangum
Date: Friday, September 05 -
Wednesday, September 10
Location: New Mexico
Event Category: Tours
For more info: http://www.blueandgrayeducation.org
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Sibley’s 1862 New Mexico Campaign with Neil Mangum from Albuquerque. Fee. Sponsored by Blue & Gray Education Society. For information, registration, 434-250-9921; www.blueandgrayeducation.org

Civil War Days Living History at Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park
Date: Saturday, September 06 -
Sunday, September 07
Location: Kentucky
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.campnelson.org
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Civil War Days Living History at Camp Nelson Civil War Heritage Park, Nicholasville. Skirmish, military & civilian life on one of country’s best-preserved Union Army Supply Depot and recruitment sites. Living history on role of camp, impact on black history. For information, 859-881-5716, www.campnelson.org

Living History at General Lee's Headquarters
Date: Saturday, September 06
Location: Pennsylvania
Event Category: Living History
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“Voices of the Confederacy” at General Lee’s Headquarters, Gettysburg, 9-3. Southern history from Southern perspective, military & civilian portrayals, shooting demonstrations. Free. For information, 717-334-3141

Reenactment recreating an 1864 action at Beaver Creek State Park
Date: Saturday, September 06 -
Sunday, September 07
Location: Ohio
Event Category: Reenactment
For more info: http://www.beavercreekcivilwar.com
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Reenactment recreating an 1864 action at Beaver Creek State Park, East Liverpool. Sponsored by Friends of Beaver Creek State Park and 27th Virginia Shriver Greys, Birney’s Division. For information, 330-227-9952, http://www.beavercreekcivilwar.com

The Battle of Hampton Roads in Music and Poetry talk
Date: Saturday, September 06
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Lecture
For more info: http://www.MarinersMuseum.org
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"Musical Monitors and Melodious Merrimacs: The Battle of Hampton Roads in Music and Poetry" talk by curator Anna Holloway at The Mariners' Museum, Newport News, 1 p.m. For information, 757-596-2222; www.MarinersMusuem.org

Thomas Nast Exhibit
Date: Sunday, September 07 -
Thursday, January 01
Location: New Jersey
Event Category: Exhibit
For more info: http://www.maccullochhall.org
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"The Civil War through the Eyes of Thomas Nast" at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, Morristown. More than 20 Nast illustrations of battles, Union and Confederate troop movements, soldier activities and the home front. For information, 973-538-2404, maccullochhall.org,

"Thunder in the Valley: McClausland’s Resistance and Hunter's 1864 Virginia Raid"
Date: Wednesday, September 10 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.events.lexingtonvirginia.com/events
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“Thunder in the Valley: McClausland’s Resistance and Hunter’s 1864 Virginia Raid,” in Brownsburg & Lexington. Cavalry rides, reenactments, period music, ball, dinner lecture, living history demonstrations. For information, www.events.lexingtonvirginia.com/events

152nd Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam medical living history
Date: Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: Maryland
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.
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152nd Anniversary of the Battle of Antietam medical living history at Pry House Field Hospital Museum on the battlefield. Commemorating site’s role as medical center with demonstrations, displays, talks. With 17th Corps Field Hospital of Illinois&  Blue and Gray Hospital Assn of Maryland in threshing barn, a Civil War field hospital. Suggested donation $5. For information, 301-695-1864 Ext. 1013, pryprograms@civilwarmed.org; www.CivilWarMed.org

8th Annual Saratoga Springs Civil War Encampment & Living History
Date: Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: New York
Event Category: Living History
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8th Annual Saratoga Springs Civil War Encampment & Living History in Historic Congress Park. Reenactors, sutlers, displays welcomed. For information, Lance Ingmire, 518-584-2244

Annual reenactment at Colonial Plantation
Date: Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: Pennsylvania
Event Category: Reenactment
For more info: http://www.colonialplantation.org/Civil War.htm
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Annual reenactment at Colonial Plantation, Ridley Creek State Park, Media. Fee $5, walk-ons $10. All proceeds go to the plantation. For information, Federal: Andy Siganuk, asignuk@comcast.net; Confederate: Bill Rodman, wrodman1@aol.com. Registration packet: www.colonialplantation.org/Civil War.htm

Battle of Carnifex Ferry at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park
Date: Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: West Virginia
Event Category: Reenactment
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Battle of Carnifex Ferry at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, Summersville. Federal assault on center of the Confederate line on original battlefield. Living history demonstrations, Saturday evening tactical, Sunday battle. No horses on field. $10. Hosted by Wise Legion Battalion. For information, Sam Cowell, samuel.v.cowell@wv.gov; Roger Caldwell, rebelyell_36@yahoo.com

Civil War Weekend at Historic Cold Spring Village
Date: Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: New Jersey
Event Category: Reenactment
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Civil War Weekend at Historic Cold Spring Village living history museum, Cape May. Friday school program. Living history, medical scenarios. Street fighting battles 2 p.m. both days. Registration $5 by April 1, $7 until Aug. 31, no walk-ons. Sutlers $50. For information, Jim Stephens, 609-898-2300 Ext. 17, jstephens@hcsv.org

Pensacola and Mobile in the Civil War with Richard McMurry
Date: Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: Florida, Alabama
Event Category: Tours
For more info: http://www.blueandgrayeducation.org
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Pensacola and Mobile in the Civil War with Richard McMurry from Pensacola. Fee. Sponsored by Blue & Gray Education Society. For information, registration, 434-250-9921; www.blueandgrayeducation.org

Seminar at Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center
Date: Friday, September 12 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: Pennsylvania
Event Category: Seminar
For more info: http://www.nps.gov/gett
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“The Unfinished Work: Abraham Lincoln, David Wills and the Soldiers’ National Cemetery” at Gettysburg National Military Park Visitor Center. Lectures, field programs. Registration required. Co-sponsored by Harrisburg Area Community College - Gettysburg Campus & Gettysburg Foundation. For information, registration, Evangelina Rubalcava, 717-334-1124 Ext. 3251, evangelina_rubalcava@nps.gov; www.nps.gov/gett

11th Annual Descendants of the 136th New York Infantry Regiment Reunion
Date: Saturday, September 13
Location: New York
Event Category: Miscellaneous
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11th Annual Descendants of the 136th New York Infantry Regiment Reunion at the old Parade grounds, Letchworth State Park, Portage, 9-4. Displays of diaries, letters, photos, Sue Mee presentation on her research & getting a headstone for Lt. Jacob Galentine. For information, John DuBois, 585-226-9397, jd_historian@yahoo.com

7th Annual Great Lakes Civil War Forum
Date: Saturday, September 13
Location: Wisconsin
Event Category: Forum
For more info: http://www.TheCivilWarMuseum.org
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7th Annual Great Lakes Civil War Forum,"1864: Hard and Total War" at the Civil War Museum, Kenosha, 8:30-4. Speakers include Dr. James Cornelius, Steve Acker, Greg Biggs, John Lundstrom. $60, includes lunch, exhibits, movie. Registration required. For information, registration, 262-653-4141; www.TheCivilWarMuseum.org

Camp Jones Luminary in Alabama Cemetery, Bristoe Station Battlefield Park
Date: Saturday, September 13
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Miscellaneous
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Camp Jones Luminary in Alabama Cemetery, Bristoe Station Battlefield Park, Bristow, 8-10 p.m. Honoring Confederates who died of disease while camped around Bristoe Station in summer 1861. Guided tours. $10, no pets. For information, 703-366-3049

Old North State Antique Gun & Military Show
Date: Saturday, September 13 -
Sunday, September 14
Location: North Carolina
Event Category: Shows
For more info: http://www.TheCarolinaTrader.com
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Old North State Antique Gun & Military Show at North Carolina State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, Saturday 9-5, Sunday 10-4:30. Admission $7, ages 7-12 $1. For information, Carolina Trader Promotions, 704-282-1339; www.TheCarolinaTrader.com

Potomac River Blockade Boat Tour
Date: Saturday, September 13
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Tours
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Potomac River Blockade Boat Tour departing from Leesylvania State Park, Woodbridge, 10-1. Includes preserved batteries at Freestone Point & Possum Nose, Evansport & Shipping Point. $40 includes lunch by reservation. For information, 703-792-4754

25th Anniversary Robert E. Lee Civil War Round Table Dinner
Date: Sunday, September 14
Location: New Jersey
Event Category: Lunch/Dinner
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25th Anniversary Robert E. Lee Civil War Round Table Dinner at The Woodbridge Hilton, Iselin, 1:30-4:30. Ed Bearss speaker, door & raffle prizes. $55 per person, chicken or salmon. Send check payable to R.E. Lee CWRT, 1162 St. George Ave., Box #194, Avenel, NJ 07001 with name, telephone, address, email address & dinner selection.

Musical Talk at St. albans Historical Museum
Date: Wednesday, September 17
Location: Vermont
Event Category: Talk
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“The Vermont Civil War Songbook” with singer/researcher Linda Radtke, pianist Arthur Zorn at St. Albans Historical Museum, 7 p.m. Vermont Humanities Council event hosted by St. Albans Historical Society and Museum. For information, (802) 524-6897.

St. Albans Raid 150th Anniversary Commemoration
Date: Thursday, September 18 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Vermont
Event Category: Commemoration
For more info: http://www.stalbansraid.com
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St. Albans Raid 150th Anniversary Commemoration at Taylor Park & St. Albans Historical Museum. Reenactments of Confederate raid, Living history, ball, period food, quilt & antique shows, history walks, lectures, half-marathon race, 2nd South Carolina String Band. Raid events free. Museum admission $6 adult, $3 ages 5-17. For information, 802-527-7933; www.stalbansraid.com

150th Anniversary battlefield tour of Third Battle of Winchester
Date: Friday, September 19
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.nps.gov/cebe or www.ShenandoahAtWar.org
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“150 Years Ago…On This Day” Battlefield Tour of Third Battle of Winchester, 4-6 p.m. NPS Ranger Eric Campbell will lead car caravan tour. Free. Presented by Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park & Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation. For information, 540-869-3051 or 540-740-4545; www.nps.gov/cebe or www.ShenandoahAtWar.org.

150th Anniversary of Third Winchester
Date: Friday, September 19 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.shenandoahatwar.org
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"Whirling through Winchester: The 150th Anniversary of Third Winchester" at various venues. Friday real-time battlefield tour with Scott Patchan, ranger programs, living history, fundraising dinner with Robert Duvall & Ed Bearss. Saturday descendant reception, battlefield tours, military demonstrations, commemorative program. Sunday Star Fort and Historic Downtown programs. For information, www.shenandoahatwar.org

152nd reenactment of the Battles of Iuka & Farmington in Iuka
Date: Friday, September 19 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Mississippi
Event Category: Reenactment
For more info: http://www.battleofiuka.com; www.battleoffarmington.com
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152nd reenactment of the Battles of Iuka & Farmington in Iuka. Friday school day, grand illumination. Battles, living history, demonstrations, speakers, Saturday parade, grand ball. Sunday memorial service at Shady Grove Cemetery, Trail of Tears commemoration, church service. For information, www.battleofiuka.com; www.battleoffarmington.com

Atlanta 150th
Date: Friday, September 19 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Georgia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.atlantacampaign.com
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150th Anniversary Battle for Atlanta at historic Nash Farm Battlefield in Hampton. 3 infantry battles, one cavalry battle. Saturday main battle "The Battle of Cheatham's Hill." Fee $20 over age 11, after Sept. 1 walk-on $25. Hosted by Atlanta Campaign Inc. & Henry County. For information, registration, 770-614-8616; www.atlantacampaign.com

Battle of Third Winchester Anniversary Tour
Date: Friday, September 19
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.nps.gov/cebe
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"On This Day” Battle of Third Winchester Anniversary Tour. Hosted by Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park, Middletown. For information, 540-869-3051;  www.nps.gov/cebe

Battlefield Tour of Third Battle of Winchester
Date: Friday, September 19
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.ShenandoahAtWar.org
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“Real-Time” Battlefield Tour of Third Battle of Winchester
with historian Scott Patchan. Free. Presented by Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation. For information, 540-740-4545, theder@svbf.net; www.ShenandoahAtWar.org

Civil War Musical
Date: Friday, September 19 -
Saturday, October 11
Location: New Jersey
Event Category: Music
For more info: http://www.theeagletheatre.com
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"The Civil War: The Musical" at The Eagle Theatre, Hammonton. Musical by Frank Wildhorne starring Derrick Cobey. Draws on period primary sources. For information, 609-704-5012, info@theeagletheatre.com; www.theeagletheatre.com.

14th Annual "Civil War Remembered" train event
Date: Saturday, September 20 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Pennsylvania
Event Category: Living History
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14th Annual “Civil War Remembered” train event, Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad, Middletown. Encampment in Hoffer Park starts Friday. Living history scenarios, skirmishes. Train rides Saturday 11 & 2:30, Sunday 11 a.m. Reenactors & civilians needed for battles & train raid. No registration fee. Spectator fee for train. For information, Frankie Wiseman, 877-987-2469 Ext. 101, traingal@mhrailroad.com

150th Pilot Knob
Date: Saturday, September 20 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Missouri
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.battleofpilotknob.org/reenactment.html
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150th Battle of Pilot Knob events in Pilot Knob. Sept. 26-27, 1864, battle saved capital from Confederate attack. Daily programs including concerts, hikes, speaker. Reenactment Sept. 27-28. Camps open 8 a.m. Daily battles 1:30. Hosted by Friends of Fort Davidson. For information, friends@battleofpilotknob.org; www.battleofpilotknob.org/reenactment.html

Annual Artillery School of the Piece at Historic Washington State Park
Date: Saturday, September 20 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Arkansas
Event Category: Artillery School
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Annual Artillery School of the Piece at Historic Washington State Park in Washington. Hosted by Loyal Train of Artillery Chapter Instructor Cadre (LTAC). For information, 1st Sgt. Ranny Gunn, 318-222-2243, suthnboy@bellsouth.net

Artillery School of the Piece at Fort Concho
Date: Saturday, September 20 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Texas
Event Category: Artillery School
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Artillery School of the Piece at Fort Concho, San Angelo. Hosted by Loyal Train of Artillery Chapter Instructor Cadre. For information, Christopher J. Morgan, 325-657-4443, Livinghistory@fortconcho.com

Civil War & Military Collector's Extravaganza
Date: Saturday, September 20
Location: Illinois
Event Category: Shows
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Civil War & Military Collector’s Extravaganza at DuPage County Fairgrounds, Wheaton, 9-4. For information, Robert Zurko, zurko@frontiernet.net

Early American Festival celebrating Stratford's 375th birthday
Date: Saturday, September 20 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: Connecticut
Event Category: Living History
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Early American Festival celebrating Stratford's 375th birthday on the grounds of the Stratford Historical Society. Includes Civil War, Rev War reenactors. Skirmishes, living history, period music, parade to circa 1730 Capt. David Judson house, tours. Hosted by Stratford Historical Society. For information, 203-378-0630, judsonhousestfd@aol.com

Friends of Gettysburg Adams Seminar
Date: Saturday, September 20
Location: Pennsylvania
Event Category: Seminar
For more info: http://www.friendsofgettysburg.org
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Friends of Gettysburg Adams Seminar “Forward the Colors: The Flag and Flag Bearers at Gettysburg” with Licensed Battlefield Guide Maureen Quinn. Half-day each lecture, tour. $95 nonmembers, registration deadline Sept. 5. For information, www.friendsofgettysburg.org.

Long Island Antique Historical Arms Society Inc. Antique Gun Show
Date: Saturday, September 20 -
Sunday, September 21
Location: New York
Event Category: Shows
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Long Island Antique Historical Arms Society Inc. Antique Gun Show at Freeport Recreation Center, Freeport, Saturday 9-4, Sunday 9-2. For information, Dave Gruner, 631-722-3248

Potomac River Blockade Boat Tour
Date: Saturday, September 20
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Tours
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Potomac River Blockade Boat Tour departing from Leesylvania State Park, Woodbridge, 10-1. Includes preserved batteries at Freestone Point & Possum Nose, Evansport & Shipping Point. $40 includes lunch by reservation. For information, 703-792-4754

Third Winchester and Sheridan's Shenandoah Campaign commemorative program
Date: Saturday, September 20
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Commemoration
For more info: http://www.ShenandoahAtWar.org
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Third Winchester and Sheridan’s Shenandoah Campaign commemorative program on Third Winchester battlefield, 1-7 p.m. Includes living history, tours, youth programs, period music & dance, historical programs, climactic program featuring speakers such as Jeffry Wert. Presented by Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation. For information, 540-740-4545, theder@svbf.net; www.ShenandoahAtWar.org

Vermont Civil War Quilts
Date: Saturday, September 20 -
Thursday, January 01
Location: Vermont
Event Category: Exhibit
For more info: http://www.shelburnemuseum.org
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"Homefront & Battlefield: Quilts and Context in the Civil War" traveling exhibit from the American Textile History Museum at Shelburne Museum, Shelburne. For information, www.shelburnemuseum.org

Warrenton-Fauquier Heritage Day
Date: Saturday, September 20
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.mosbysplayers.com
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Warrenton-Fauquier Heritage Day commemorating 1864 in Fauquier County, 9-3. Parade at 9 a.m., Col. John S. Mosby-Gen. U.S. Grant living history program, Shenandoah Valley Minstrels, children’s corner, 1864 in Mosby’s Confederacy speakers, period music & dancing. Free. For information, 540-341-7019; www.mosbysplayers.com

Remembrance Day
Date: Sunday, September 21
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.brandystationfoundation.com
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Battle of Brandy Station "Remembrance Day at The Graffiti House" in Brandy Station, 10-3. Battlefield and house tours, period church service, displays, memorial service, cannon firing, The Mosby Players, children’s corner, music. For information, 540-341-7019, 540-718-3754; www.brandystationfoundation.com

150th Anniversary battlefield tour of Battle of Fisher's Hill
Date: Monday, September 22
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.ShenandoahAtWar.org
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“150 Years Ago…On This Day” Battlefield Tour of Battle of Fisher’s Hill in Fishers Hill with historian Richard Kleese, 4-6 p.m. Free. Presented by Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation. For information, 540-740-4545, theder@svbf.net; www.ShenandoahAtWar.org

Chambersburg Civil War Seminars & Tours
Date: Friday, September 26 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Seminar & Tour
For more info: http://www.chambersburgscivilwarseminars.org
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 “Winchester to Fisher’s Hill,” a Chambersburg Civil War Seminars & Tours based in Chambersburg. Seminar features Ed Bearss, Jeffry Wert, Eric Campbell. Bus tour of 3rd Winchester, Cedar Creek & Fisher’s Hill Battlefields. Fee. For information, 717-264-7101; www.chambersburgscivilwarseminars.org

"Rifles, Rails & History Steam Back to the North & South" living history
Date: Friday, September 26 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Florida
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.riflesrailsandhistory.com
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“Rifles, Rails & History: Steam Back to the North and South” living history encampment at Wooton Park, Tavares. For information, www.riflesrailsandhistory.com

150th anniversary of the Battle of New Market Heights
Date: Friday, September 26 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.civilwarhenrico.com
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150th anniversary of the Battle of New Market Heights and the Campaign Before Richmond in Henrico County. Friday education day. Three battles for control of Richmond. Living history, presentations, period music, children’s activities, historic fair. Artillery & cavalry registration by invitation only. For information, registration, 804-501-5134; civilwarhenrico.com

150th Marianna
Date: Friday, September 26 -
Saturday, September 27
Location: Florida
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
For more info: http://www.visitjacksoncountyfla.com
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150th Anniversary of Battle of Marianna at Madison Street Park, Marianna. Battle, living history, battlefield & historic home tours, memorial services, Gen. Asboth & Col. Montgomery debate, exhibits. Free. Reenactor info: Dale Cox at 850-482-8061, Dalecox@twoeggfla.com. Event info: www.visitjacksoncountyfla.com

"Footsteps of Heroes: Civil War Walking Tour of Newburyport, Version 2.0"
Date: Saturday, September 27
Location: Massachusetts
Event Category: Tours
For more info: http://www.footstepsofheroes.com
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"Footsteps of Heroes: Civil War Walking Tour of Newburyport, Version 2.0" with William & Elizabeth Hallett, 9:30 a.m. New free tour, new route. For information, 978-255-2567; footstepsofheroes.com 

10th Annual Historic Soldiers Weekend at Fort Mott
Date: Saturday, September 27 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: New Jersey
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.soldiersweekend.com
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10th Annual Historic Soldiers Weekend at Fort Mott, coastal artillery fort in Pennsville Twp. Finn's Point National Cemetery adjacent. Military living history display & show, reenactors, speakers. Online unit & vendor registration required, breakfast & lunch provided. Free admission. For information, www.soldiersweekend.com

150th Seminar/Tour
Date: Saturday, September 27
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Seminar & Tour
For more info: http://www.ShenandoahAtWar.org
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“The Fall of Gibraltar”: The Battle of Fisher’s Hill at Lord Fairfax Community College, Middletown, and Fisher’s Hill Battlefield, 10-4. Seminar & tour by historian Jonathan A. Noyalas. $20. Presented by Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation. For information, 540-740-4545, theder@svbf.net; www.ShenandoahAtWar.org

4th Annual Civil War Symposium at the Sherman House Museum
Date: Saturday, September 27 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Ohio
Event Category: Symposium
For more info: http://www.fairfieldheritage.org
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“Setting the Stage for War and Reconstruction,” 4th Annual Civil War Symposium at the Sherman House Museum, Lancaster. Speakers include John Marszalek, Frank Williams, Mark Grimsley. For information, registration, 740-654-9923; www.fairfieldheritage.org

Battle of Peeble's Farm at Petersburg National Battlefield
Date: Saturday, September 27 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Virginia
Event Category: 150th Anniversary
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Battle of Peeble's Farm at Petersburg National Battlefield.
Rangers & living historians at stops along this battlefield with tours, demonstrations on Grant's Fifth Offensive of the siege. For information, (804) 732-3531 x200.

Bicycle Tour
Date: Saturday, September 27
Location: West Virginia & Maryland
Event Category: Miscellaneous
For more info: http://www.active.com/harpersferry
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"Pedal Through the Past: A Cycling Event Through 3 National Parks: Harpers Ferry, Antietam Battlefield & C&O Canal." From National Historical Park. Self-paced, public history stops & interactive media, rest stops, lunch, SAG support. Ride benefits the David Larsen Memorial Fund, Public History Internship Program at Harpers Ferry. Hosted by park & Harpers Ferry Historical Assn. For information, 304-535-6029. Registration, www.active.com/harpersferry

Civil War Encampment at Caesar's Creek Pioneer Village
Date: Saturday, September 27 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Ohio
Event Category: Living History
For more info: http://www.caesarscreekpioneervillage.com
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Civil War Encampment at Caesar's Creek Pioneer Village, Waynesville. Battles, living history, ladies tea, demonstrations, ball. Vendors & reenactors welcome. For information, 513-897-1120; www.caesarscreekpioneervillage.com

Civil War Tour at the Minnesota State Capitol
Date: Saturday, September 27
Location: Minnesota
Event Category: Tours
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Civil War Tour at the Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul. Minnesota’s role in the Civil War & Capitol’s role as memorial to veterans through stories, artwork, newly conserved battle flags. $9 adults, $8 seniors & college students, $6 children 6-17. Sponsored by Minnesota Historical Society. For information, jessica.kohen@mnhs.org

Friends of Gettysburg Adams Seminar
Date: Saturday, September 27
Location: Pennsylvania
Event Category: Seminar
For more info: http://www.friendsofgettysburg.org
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Friends of Gettysburg Adams Seminar “Forward the Colors: The Flag and Flag Bearers at Gettysburg” with Licensed Battlefield Guide Maureen Quinn. Half-day each lecture, tour. $95 nonmembers, registration deadline Sept. 5. For information, www.friendsofgettysburg.org.

Militaria Show
Date: Saturday, September 27 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Maryland
Event Category: Shows
For more info: http://www.MarylandMilitariaShow.com
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Maryland Militaria Show at Timonium Fairgrounds Cow Palace, Lutherville-Timonium, Saturday 9-5, Sunday 9-3. $10. Sponsored by North South Trader's Civil War magazine. For information, Steve Sylvia, 540-672-4825; www.MarylandMilitariaShow.com

Military Timeline
Date: Saturday, September 27
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Living History
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Medieval to 1970 event at Weyers Cave Community Center, 10-3. Reenactors, living historians, blacksmith, merchants invited for demonstrations, battles. For information, Jody Elmore, 540-206-8787, travelingcountrystore@gmail.com

Two NPS 150th Commemorations
Date: Saturday, September 27 -
Monday, September 29
Location: Virginia
Event Category: Commemoration
For more info: http://www.nps.gov/rich.
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Sesquicentennial of battles of Fort Harrison and New Market Heights at Richmond National Battlefield. Special programs including bus & walking tours, scholarly presentations, education programs, living history demonstrations, “real time” ranger-led tours on the actual ground. For information, 804-226-1981; www.nps.gov/rich.

Vermilion County Civil War Days at Kennekuk County Park
Date: Saturday, September 27 -
Sunday, September 28
Location: Illinois
Event Category: Reenactment
For more info: http://www.illianacivilwar.org
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Vermilion County Civil War Days at Kennekuk County Park near Danville. Friday school day. Battles both afternoons, contests, competitions. Bounties. Sponsored by Illiana Civil War Historical Society. For information, 217-354-4519, illianacivilwar.org