Civil War Reenactment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Oct. 4, 2016


 


Contact:


Marie Cheek


Community Relations Coordinator


Culture & Heritage Museums


www.chmuseums.org


803/909-7244


mcheek@chmuseums.org


 


Annual Civil War reenactment on the grounds of Historic Brattonsville’s Hightower Hall


 


McCONNELLS, SC - The Civil War comes to life at Historic Brattonsville during the annual two-day event held on the grounds of Hightower Hall. The weekend reenactment will include Civil War battle reenactments, cannon-firing demonstrations, historic archery demonstrations, camp life activities, and children’s military drills. The Grimsly family will display 19th-century mourning artifacts in the front parlor of Hightower Hall.


 


Food will be available for purchase as well as period reproduction goods on sutler row.


 


Historic Brattonsville Civil War Reenactment:  Saturday, Oct. 22 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 23 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Battle Reenactments at 2 p.m. on both days)


 


Historic Brattonsville’s Hightower Hall is located at 1036 Brattonsville Road in McConnells, SC.


For more information, visit www.chmuseums.org or call 803/684-2327


 


Admission: $10 Adult; $8 Senior; $6 Youth ages 4-17; CHM members and ages 3 and under are free.