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INDIANA'S LARGEST EVENT AND ARTILLERY NIGHT FIRE EVENT

25TH ANNIVERSAY OF HARTFORD CITY CIVIL WAR DAYS

 

  1. Step back in time to the period of 1861 to see how the Civil War Soldiers   dressed,  lived, and fought. Make it a day or two days

       This event is a reenactment and living history that covers the time period in which

      are country was divided as a  Nation, brother against brother, father against son,

        and son against father. 

 

        During this event you will be able to see demonstrators, on going presentations,   

        three battles ( 2 on Saturday and 1 on Sunday) which covers the Battle of 

        Franklin, TN. Visit the sutlers  who sold  their goods to the  soldiers and

        civilians.  Walk through the camps and converse  with the soldiers and civilians. 

        You can also purchase both period and  non-period food.  Also visit the display

         of dug civil war artifacts in modern area.

       

         Visit the  blacksmiths, weavers,  spinners, rug maker, and the medicine show.

 

        Other activities to see:  Ladies Tea and Fashion show,  Cooking Contest, 

        Tug-of-War, military ball Saturday evening, spectacular and colorful artillery night

        fire which will be same as what took place in 2012. It will not be a battle as took

        place in 2013.

 

        Saturday evening.  Presentation by Pres. Lincoln, Pres. Jefferson Davis,

        Gen. Picket, Gen.  Grant, Gen. Lee, Gen. Custer,  Gen. Longstreet, Gen.

        Sturat, Gen. Jackson, and Gen. Pickett,  Company  Singers,  Mrs. Joseph Davis,

        sister-in-law, to Pres. Jefferson Davis, Sophia the

        Slave and Harriett Tubman, and  many more.

 

        Visit Bouldin's saloon and purchase ice cold root beer, pickles, and beef jerky. 

        Also take a look at our jail and other cabins.

 

                                                  

 

PARKING:

 

Free

 

ADMISSION COST:

Saturday

 4 years old and younger -   Free

  5 years old to 12 years old - $5.00

13 years old to 60 years old - $7.00

61 years old and older - $6.00

 

Sunday

 4 years old and younger -   Free

  5 years old to 12 years old - $4.00

13 years old to 60 years old - $6.00

61 years old and older - $5.00

 

ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE:

 

ONE DAY TICKETS

Saturday

4 years old and younger -   Free

  5 years old to 12 years old - $4.50

13 years old to 60 years old - $6.50

61 years old and older - $5.50

Sunday

 4 years old and younger -   Free

  5 years old to 12 years old - $3.50

13 years old to 60 years old - $5.50

61 years old and older - $4.50

 

TWO DAY TICKETS

4 years old and younger -   Free

  5 years old to 12 years old - $7.00

13 years old to 60 years old - $11.00

61 years old and older - $9.00

 

FOR ADVANCED TICKET PURCHASES:

Cut off date for advance ticket purchases: Sept. 27, 2014.

 

MAKE CHECK OUT TO

BCCWRCI Advance Ticket Purchase 

 

MAILING INFORMATION:

1.  Include a self stamped envelope with the return address written on the envelope.

  2.  On a separate piece of paper - state whether one day or two day tickets plus the number of tickets being purchased by age.

3. Include the check payment in the envelope.

 

Mail to: BCCWRCI Advance Ticket Purchase 

110 Briar Rd.

Hartford City, IN 47348

 

 

Advance ticket purchases are non-refundable.

 

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ACCOMMODATIONS:

 

 

LODGING

Relax Inn, phone no. 1-765-348-1403.  Within 2 miles of the event grounds.  Additional lodging available at Interstate 69 and St. Rd. 22. Gas City and Upland exits.  Approximately 12 miles from the event site. 

 

 

OTHER ACCOMMODATIONS

Accommodations for motels/hotel in the surrounding area of Blackford County.

http://en-org.besthotels.com/united-states/indiana/2/blackford-county-civil-war-re-enactment-club-11.html

 


DIRECTIONS

 


SCHEDULE

 


 

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You can E-mail us at  hccwd@yahoo.com  

or call  1-765-348-9163 and ask for Jennifer Dudley.

 

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