150th Anniversary Commemorative Medals -
The ACWC has unveiled two medals (Union and Confederate) that will commemorate the
150th Battle of Picacho Peak, the westernmost battle of the Civil War. These medals
are available to re-
All profits from the sale of these medals go to support the Civil War in the Southwest event.
History of the Soldier -
This annual event offers visitors a living history timeline of military and civilian
encampments from the Revolutionary War to the present day. Activities include flag
raising ceremonies, military demonstrations, a fashion show, games for children and
Location: Camp Verde, AZ, at Ft. Verde State Park.
Click here for the event flyer.
Click here for more information.
The Arizona Civil War Council (ACWC) is the oldest, continually serving reenactment group in the state of Arizona. It was formed in 1983 and incorporated in 1986 as a 501(c)3 nonprofit educational organization.
We love to teach history, in classrooms, at reenactment events, and at multiple events across the country. Members of the ACWC participate in several events throughout the year including reenactments, living history displays, parades, school lectures, cultural events, state park demonstrations, and have served as extras in movies and television shows.
Members of the ACWC participate as both Union and Confederate solders. The three units include:
We welcome all new members who love history, love to teach it, camp in period tents,
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Click here to get the ACWC flyer.