Wade House Civil War Weekend

September 28, 2019 - September 29, 2019

Civil War Weekend
Confederate and Union cavalrymen in battle
Confederate riflemen on the battle line
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W7965 State Highway 23 - Greenbush, WI 53026
Information: 920-526-3271

Event Date Detail
Sep 28, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019. Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday: 9am-4pm

Celebrate the Civil War sesquicentennial commemoration by experiencing one of the largest Civil War re-enactments and encampments in Wisconsin. A full schedule of activities both days, with two authentic battles re-enacted each day. Watch the spectacle of hundreds of soldiers – cavalry, infantry and artillery – as they struggle across the field of conflict. Experience the 1860s clash of arms between North and South as Union and Confederate troops set up camp, conduct drills and offer a variety of demonstrations. Meet Abraham Lincoln as he visits with Union troops. Civilian and women's issues, a medical field hospital, and music of the Civil War era are presented interactively each day, and special hands-on experiences abound. Expanded food and beverage offerings and an extensive array of Civil War items are available for sale on site.

  • History/Heritage Type
    • Re-enactments
    • State Historic Site
    • Military Heritage
    • Wisconsin History
    • Historic Homes
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes

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