Event Schedule

July 5, 6, 7, & 8, 2018

Thursday, July 5th

8:30 a.m. Gates Open & Your Adventure Begins
9:00 a.m. The 46th PA Brass Band opens up our event and lifts up your heart. (Tent 1)
9:30 a.m. An eye opening discussion of “Civil War Medicine.” (Tent 2)
10:00 a.m. Confederate Generals tell about their plan for Gettysburg. (Tent 1)
10:30 a.m. US Generals discuss about the battle to come. (Tent 2)
11:00 a.m. Actor and Historian Patrick Falci talks about the movie “Gettysburg.” (Tent 1)
12:00 p.m. Battle: “North of the Mason Dixon” Buford Probes the Rebel’s position
1:00 p.m. Live Mortar Fire Demonstration
1:30 p.m. General Robert E. Lee and his wife discuss their life together (Tent 2)
2:00 p.m. The Pinkerton Agency and the spies of the Civil War. (Tent 1)
2:30 p.m. Williams Artillery Demonstration (field)
2:30 p.m. A Confederate soldier’s story by Brandon Booth. (Tent 2)
3:00 p.m. “The Gettysburg Address” (Field)… Followed by a Photo Op with the 16th President
3:00 p.m. A Civil War wedding for all to enjoy and renew your Vows too. (Tent 1)
3:30 p.m. Ghostly Encounters of Gettysburg by Gettysburg Ghost Tours. (Tent 2)
4:00 p.m. Gettysburg Historians talk about the Historic Daniel Lady Farm (Tent 1)
4:30 p.m. Meet the Confederate Generals at a War meeting. (Tent 2)
6:00 p.m. Battle: “The Rebels Approach” Pennsylvania Militia Opposes General Early

Friday, July 6th

8:30 a.m. Gates Open & Your Adventure Begins
9:00 a.m. General Longstreet and his staff discuss the day. (Tent1)
9:30 a.m. Civil War Medicine at Gettysburg. (Tent 2)
10:00 a.m. Battle: “Those Damn Black Hats” Repulsing the Rebel Assault on Seminary Ridge
10:30 a.m. US Generals talk about the “Good Ground.” (Tent 2)
11:00 a.m. A Confederate soldier tells his story of his Civil War adventure. (Tent1)
12:30 p.m. Actor and Historian Patrick Falci talks about the movie “Gettysburg.” (Tent 2)
1:00 p.m. Live Mortar Fire Demonstration
1:30 p.m. Spies and the Pinkerton Agency talk about their Civil War successes. (Tent 2)
2:00 p.m. “The Gettysburg Address” (field)… Followed by a Photo Op with the 16th President
2:00 p.m. Confederate Generals express their thoughts on the Battle. (Tent 1)
2:30 p.m. Civil War Fashions of the 1860’s. (Tent 2)
3:00 p.m. Attend a Civil War wedding and renew your personal vows. (Tent1)
4:00 p.m. Battle: “Springing the Trap” Cavalry Ambush at Hunterstown
4:00 p.m. US General makes his plans for the battle. (Tent 1)
4:00 p.m. The 2nd South Carolina String Band. (Tent 2)
4:30 p.m. The United States Christian Commission tells of their struggle to help the soldiers.
5:00 p.m. Williams Artillery Demonstration (field)
6:00 p.m. Battle: “Thundering Hell” Defending East Cemetery Hill
7:30 p.m. Musical concert by the 46th Pennsylvania Brass Band. (Tent 1)
9:00 p.m. Concert by the 2nd South Carolina String Band (Tent 1)

Saturday, July 7th

8:30 a.m. Gates Open & Your Adventure Begins Again
9:00 a.m. The Confederate Generals hold a War meeting. (Tent 1)
9:30 a.m. The inside story of the “Civil War Spies.” (Tent 2)
10:00 a.m. General Lee and his wife discuss their military years. (Tent 1)
11:00 a.m. Battle: “A Bloody Harvest” Battle at the Wheatfield
12:00 p.m. “The Gettysburg Address” (Field)… Followed by a Photo Op with the 16th President
12:30 p.m. Williams Artillery Demonstration (field)
1:00 p.m. Battle: “We Have No Time” Stuart’s Cavalry Arrives on the Field
1:00 p.m.  A Fife and Drum presentation. (Tent 1)
1:30 p.m. The Ladies of the Relief Society explain the hardships of the Civilians. (Tent 2)
2:00 p.m. Live Mortar Fire Demonstration
2:00 p.m. Actor and Historian Patrick Falci talks about the movie “Gettysburg.” (Tent 1)
2:30 p.m. Gettysburg Historians talk about the Historic Daniel Lady Farm. (Tent 2)
3:00 p.m. Ghostly Encounters of Gettysburg with Gettysburg Ghost Tours. (Tent 1)
3:30 p.m. US Generals discuss the successes of the day. (Tent 2)
4:00 p.m. US Christian Commission discusses their important role. (Tent 1)
5:00 p.m. Battle: “Attack that Stone Wall” Anderson Attacks the Federal Center
6:00 p.m. An “Old Time” Christian Revival by Rev Farley. (Tent 1)
8:00 p.m. Reenactor’s Camp Dance with the 2nd South Carolina String Band. (Tent 1)

Sunday, July 8th

8:30 a.m. Gates Open & Your Adventure Begins Anew
9:00 a.m. Attend a Period Worship Service with Pastor Farley. (Tent 1)
9:00 a.m. Catholic Service. (Tent 2)
10:00 a.m. The Chaplains of Gettysburg (Tent 1)
10:30 a.m. Battle: “Come On You Wolverines” East Cavalry Field Day 3
11:30 a.m. Live Mortar Fire Demonstration
11:30 a.m. The Ladies of the Relief Society explain the hardships of the Civilians. (Tent 2)
12:00 p.m. Actor and Historian Patrick Falci talks about the movie “Gettysburg.” (Tent 1)
12:30 p.m. Confederate Generals reflect on the campaign. (Tent 2)
1:00 p.m. The Terrible Toll of Battle – The Medical Department. (Tent 1)
1:30 p.m. US Generals discuss victory on the horizon. (Tent 2)
2:30 p.m. Battle: “High Tide at Gettysburg” Pickett’s Charge (followed by Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address)
3:30 p.m. “The Gettysburg Address” (field)… Followed by a Photo Op with the 16th President
3:30 p.m. Ghostly Encounters of Gettysburg with Gettysburg Ghost Tours. (Tent 2)

 

Last Update: 6/6/18