Civil War Weekend in Manassas Virginia 2013

Civil War Weekend in Manassas Virginia 2013 – Official name of festival or event: Civil War Weekend.

Step back in time in Old Town Manassas and experience Civil War events that transformed a sleepy railroad junction into a thriving camp and then a devastated landscape.   Learn about the lives of soldiers and civilians as they faced hardship beyond measure.  Civil War at the Junction, a living history commemoration for serious Civil War buffs and families alike, will feature military and medical demonstrations, African-American interpretation, period baseball games, music, food, a bourbon tasting, and a re-enactment remembering General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson’s 1862 raid on the railroad junction.  This is a great Virginia festival in Manassas Virginia to check out.

Date: August 23-25

Location:

Civil War Weekend

9101 Prince William Street

Manassas, Virginia  20110

Events or activities to expect:

Living history, civil war era baseball, military parade, children’s activities, Liberia Plantation open for tours, and much more.

Type of festival: Cultural festival, historical

Step back in time in Old Town Manassas and experience Civil War events that transformed a sleepy railroad junction into a thriving camp and then a devastated landscape.   Learn about the lives of soldiers and civilians as they faced hardship beyond measure.  Civil War at the Junction, a living history commemoration for serious Civil War buffs and families alike, will feature military and medical demonstrations, African-American interpretation, period baseball games, music, food, a bourbon tasting, and a re-enactment remembering General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson’s 1862 raid on the railroad junction.

Contact number for information or vendors:

703-361-6599

 

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