Civil War Re-Enactors
- 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- All Ages
Free! Celebrating Vinton Iowa's 150th birthday!
Saturday August 17
9-5 (and perhaps longer if people are still there) - displays and interaction.
10:00 - Drill and musket demonstration/ kid drill
10:30 - Cannon demo
11:00 - O.J.Fargo presentation-“Life of an Iowan Soldier”-interactive-please ask questions-sponsored by: Humanities Iowa
11:30 - Ladies style show
12:30 - Cannon demo
2:00 - Participate in parade – can fire muskets
4:00-5:00 - Camp tour, a woman will be searching for her husband in camp, each tent will have a story
Sunday August 18
9-4 - Displays and interaction
11:00 - Drill and musket demo and/or kid drill
12:00 - Cannon demo
1:30 - Skirmish - followed by musket fire--Any local people who would like to participate be on site by 11:30, with very faded blue jeans, white shirt and leather shoes (your uniform) to get training and outfitted.
2:30 - Medical demo
3:00-3:30 - Cannon demo