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Date

Time

Where

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Huntington Beach Civil War Days

Sep 2-3, 2017


Hunting-ton Beach, CA

The Huntington Beach Historical Society is proud to host the 21st annual Civil War Days Living History and Reenactment in Huntington Beach Central Park on the 150th anniversary of the War Between the States.


Click here for more information.


Civil War at Tombstone

Sep 16-17, 2017

TBD

Tombstone, AZ

Event details: TBD


Ft. Verde Days

Oct 14-15, 2017

9am - 4pm

Ft. Verde, AZ

Annual Ft. Verde Days at Camp Verde, Arizona.


Fort Verde State Historic Park celebrates Fort Verde Days with flag-raising and lowering ceremonies, living history presentations, a fashion show, Vintage Baseball and Dutch Oven Cooking demonstrations.


Click on Ft. Verde link here for more information.


Revolutionary War at Pioneer Museum - Rebels & Redcoats

Nov 3-5, 2017



Pioneer Living History Village

Sponsored by the Southwest Living History Association (SWLHA); Revolutionary War reenactments at Pioneer Museum.


Nov 3rd is a school day.


Civil War Living History  and Veteran’s Day at Old Tucson

Nov 11-12, 2017 (to be confirmed)

9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Old Tucson, Tucson, AZ

The Arizona Civil War Council will have displays and talks about the Civil War as well as Living History at Old Tucson.


DATES TO BE CONFIRMED.


Click on here for more information about Old Tucson.

Brawl in the Fall

Nov 17-19,

2017

9am - 4pm

Pioneer Living History Village

Sponsored by Southwest Living History Association (SWLHA);  reenactments of battles and lifestyle throughout the Village.


Nov 17th is a school day.


Civil War and Spanish American War Reenactment at Pioneer Living History Village





Dec 9-10, 2017


9am - 4pm

Pioneer Living History Village

The Village Green and surrounding grounds will once again reverberate to the sound of cannon-fire. Soldiers in Blue and Gray will face off in life-and-death confrontation, hoping for victory, praying for the chance to live another day.

Staged by the AZ Civil War Council, re-enactors will descend on Pioneer to participate in battles and skirmishes during the two day event. In addition to 2 or 3 battles each day, visitors will be treated to short seminars illuminating the life of the average soldier during this epic time in our nation’s history. Learn about the weapons and their effectiveness. Walk into a Union or Confederate camp and chat with the men and women who had to suffer the privations and the primitive conditions it demanded.


Reenactors only: SWLHA Ball at the Pioneer Opera House - ACWC members welcome; Dec 9 (evening)


Click here for more information.







2017 Past Events

Event

Date

Time

Where

Notes

Civil War and Spanish American War Reenactments at Pioneer Living History Village





Jan 14-15, 2017


9am - 4pm

Pioneer Living History Village

The Village Green and surrounding grounds will once again reverberate to the sound of cannon-fire. Soldiers in Blue and Gray will face off in life-and-death confrontation, hoping for victory, praying for the chance to live another day.

In addition to the Civil War reenactments, there was be a Spanish American War reenactment on Saturday and Sunday.


Staged by the AZ Civil War Council, re-enactors will descend on Pioneer to participate in battles and skirmishes during the two day event. In addition to 2 or 3 battles each day, visitors will be treated to short seminars illuminating the life of the average soldier during this epic time in our nation’s history. Learn about the weapons and their effectiveness. Walk into a Union or Confederate camp and chat with the men and women who had to suffer the privations and the primitive conditions it demanded.


Click here for the flyer.


Moody’s Battery Cannon Live Fire

Jan 2017 (date TBD)


Sat and Sun

Seely, CA,

The Live Fire site is NW of Seeley CA which is due west of El Centro CA.


Imperial Valley Rifle and Pistol Association range at the intersection of Huff Road and Wheeler Road in sunny Imperial County.

Take I-8 out of El Centro to Drew Rd (Exit 107)

Go North to Evan Hewes Hwy

Turn West and go about 2 miles to Huff Rd.

Turn north and go 6.5 Miles to Wheeler Rd

Turn West and you will see the site off to the right.


There should be a7 large round circle drawn on the mountain that is our 600 yd target.


There will be a 10 pd Confederate Rifled Parrott and a 6 pound smooth bore.


We will be Confederates, "Moody's Battery"


Ted Walker Days - Civil War Living History at Old Tucson

Thurs., Jan 26, 2017


Old Tucson, Tucson, AZ

There will have living history displays and talks about the Civil War.  Hundreds of school kids will be in attendance.

Click on here for more information about Old Tucson.


Yuma Civil War Days

Jan 28-29, 2017


8 am - 5 pm

Yuma, AZ, Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park

Yuma Civil War Days: Living history with two re-enactment battles each day: 11:30 am and 3 pm on Saturday and 11:00 am and 1:30 pm on Sunday.


Click here for more info.


Click here for the flyer.


Click here for the reenactor registration form.

  

Civil War Reenactment at Old Tucson

Feb 18-19,

2017


Old Tucson, Tucson, AZ

This is a full Civil War reenactment at Old Tucson.  The Civil War battles will take place at the old set of the High Chaparral TV series.


We will also have living history displays and talks about the Civil War.


Battle times:

Saturday 11 am and 3 pm

Sunday   11 am and 2 pm


Click here for the flyer.

Click on here for more information about Old Tucson.

Civil War in Socorro

Feb 24-26, 2017


Socorro, NM


Celebrate the 155th anniversary of the Battle of Valverde and Battle for Socorro.  


Click here for more information.


Civil War in the Southwest

March 18-19, 2017


Picacho Peak State Park

Celebrating the 155th Anniversary of the Battle of Picacho Pass, the western-most battle of the Civil War.


Click here for the flyer.


Click here for the event schedule.


Click here for the reenactor registration form.


Click here for the Picacho Peak State Park website.


Civil War - Moorpark, CA

April 1-2, 2017


Moorpark, CA

For more information about this Civil War event in California, click here.


History of the Soldier

April 8-9, 2017



Ft. Verde, AZ

This annual event offers visitors a living history timeline of military and civilian encampments. Activities include flag raising ceremonies, military demonstrations, a fashion show, games for children and an 1870s-era baseball game.


Click here for more information.


Click here for the flyer.


Click here for the reenactor registration form.



Confederate Memorial Day Ceremonies

Sat April 22 2017

9:00 am

Greenwood Cemetery, Phoenix, AZ

A ceremony will be held in Greenwood Cemetery,

I-17 at Van Buren Street, Phoenix,


The United Daughters of the Confederacy ceremony will be held at the Wes Bolin Plaza at the State Capitol at 10:00 AM.


Annual ACWC Liveshoot




Sun April 23, 2017




The ACWC Liveshoot will be at Cow Town shooting range; ACWC members and guests only.  


Address:

10402 W Carefree Hwy

Peoria, AZ 85383



The Cow Town shooting event is a social engagement; the shooting range participation is not an official ACWC sponsored event.


Memorial Day Ceremony

Mon May 28, 2017

9:00 am

Pioneer & Military Memorial Park, Phoenix, AZ

The annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Pioneer & Military Memorial Park at 15th avenue and Jefferson in Phoenix.  


Address: 15th Avenue and Jefferson St.,  Phoenix, Arizona 85007


Here is the link to the cemetery.

 

Link to the Burials at the cemetery

Old Fort MacArthur Days

July 9-10, 2017

10am - 4pm

Fort MacArthur Museum,

San Pedro, CA

Old Fort MacArthur Days

Fort MacArthur Museum
Angel Gate Park

3601 South Gaffey Street
San Pedro, City of Los Angeles  


Click here for more information