Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2 - from 10 am to 4 pm
Although it has been over 150 years since our country has fought in the Civil War, the diaries, stories, and lessons still remain. Pinecrest Village is transformed into a Civil War encampment where visitors can meet famous figures of the past and experience firsthand a turbulent time period in our nation’s history. Join reenactors as they stage a battle complete with raging cannons and marching infantry. Learn how the nation changed through the insights of local people who made a difference in history. The family-friendly event features food, fun and shopping on "Sutler's Row" for traditional Civil War-era reproduction products.
Featured Activities (Both days):
10 am to Noon Military Demonstration in battlefield area
Watch out for pickets throughout the day!
1 pm main battle reenactment
Medical scenario following the main battle at the field hospital
3 pm School of the Soldier at the
Sunday Only Activities (June 2)
10:15 Church Service at Niles Community Church
Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for children age 4 to 17, and under age 4 is free. MCHS members receive free admission.
Civil War Days is made possible by AV Dynamics, Cellcom/Nsight Teleservices, Community First Credit Union, SS Badger, and United One Credit Union.