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Columbus-Belmont State Park Civil War Days

posted Sep 5, 2013, 8:51 PM by Melissa Goodman
Civil War Days October 11-13, 2013

 Columbus-Belmont State Park (Columbus, KY)

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 both Sat. and Sun.  There will be a Ghost Walk on Friday evening through the historic earthworks and a Civil War Ball on Saturday night. Sunday morning services and a memorial ceremony at Columbus Cemetery.  Sutlers and food vendors will be on site to serve the needs of the reenactors and visiting guests.  Special entertainment daily featuring Rick Revel and The 52nd. Regimental String Band.  Cavalry and artillery by invitation, all infantry welcome.  Straw, wood, powder ration, and a meal will be provided to reenactors.  There is no registration fee or admission charge.   For more information and pre-registration call Park Office (270-677-2327) or email


The event is sponsored by Columbus-Belmont State Park, Hickman Co. Judge Executive/Fiscal Court & Civil War Days Committee 

Melissa Goodman,
Sep 5, 2013, 8:51 PM