Events added/updated 8 Apr 2017
2 MO Living history, “Artillery and Wilson’s Creek,” at the Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield near Springfield. 11 am-3 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/wicr
2 VA Walking tour of Fort Huger, a Confederate fort on the James River, 15080 Talcott Terrace, Isle of Wight County, near Smithfield. 10 am. Free. www.historicisleofwight.com
2 MD Bus tour, “John Wilkes Booth Escape Route,” leaves from the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. 7 am-7 pm. $85. surrattmuseum.org
2-3 TN Living history, “Preparing for Battle: The Confederate Occupation of Lookout Mountain,” at Point Park, Lookout Mountain in Chattanooga. $5. nps.gov/chch
2-3 MD Living history, “Artillery Weekend,” camp and demonstrations at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. 9 am-5 pm. Free. nps.gov/mono
2-3 FL Living history, “Union Garrison,” at Fort Clinch State Park in Fernandina Beach. 9 am-5 pm Saturday, 9 am-noon Sunday. $8. www.floridastateparks.org/park/Fort-Clinch
2-4 OR Reenactment, camps, living history and battles at Historic Fort Stevens in Hammond. 9 am-6 pm Saturday and Sunday. 9 am-2 p m Monday. $12/adult. nwcwc.net/fort-stevens.html
8-10 OH Reenactment at Historic Zoar Village, south of Canton. “Andersonville Trial” Friday evening. Camps and demonstrations open 9 am Saturday and Sunday. Night artillery firing and ball Saturday night. Battles at 2 pm Saturday, 1:30 pm Sunday. Details, directions: zoarcivilwar.com
9 TN Ranger program, “What Makes a Fortification?” at the Sherman Reservation, Missionary Ridge in Chattanooga. 2 pm. Free. nps.gov/chch
9 TN “Hallowed Ground,” lantern tour of the Stones River National Cemetery at the Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro. 7:30 pm. Free. Reservations required: 615-893-9501.
9 MD Bus tour, “John Wilkes Booth Escape Route,” leaves from the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. 7 am-7 pm. $85. surrattmuseum.org
9 VA Boat tour, “Potomac Blockade,” includes Freestone Point and other Confederate fort sites, 10 am-1 pm. $45. Reservations: 703-792-4754.
9-10 MO Open house at the Battle of Lexington State Historic Site in Lexington. Anderson house tours and more. 10 am-4 pm Saturday, noon-4 pm Sunday. Free. mostateparks.com/park/battle-lexington-state-historic-site
10 VA Living history, “Union Artillery Demonstration,” at the Petersburg National Battlefield. 1-4 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/pete
16-17 GA Battle anniversary living history, ranger talks and tours at the Chickamauga NMP. Free. nps.gov/chch
16-17 VA Reenactment, “Waynesboro at War,” living history camps with battles each day at Coyner Springs Park 2091 Lyndhurst Road, Waynesboro. 9 am-5 pm Saturday, 9 am-4 pm. Sunday. $5/day. waynesboroatwar.webs.com
16-17 MD Anniversary living history, talks and tours at the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Special commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Antietam National Cemetery Sunday. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti
17-18 WA Reenactment, “Battle of Snoqualmie,” at Meadowbrook Farm,
Boalch Ave, North Bend. Camps open 9 am-5 pm Saturday, 9 am-3 pm Sunday. Battles at 11 am and 3 pm Saturday, 11 am and 2 pm Sunday. $10/adult. battleofsnoqualmie.com
18 TN Ranger program, “’This was war and they was Rebels,:’ African American Experience at Chickamauga,” at the Bessie Smith Cultural Center, 200 E MLK Blvd, Chattanooga. 5:30 pm. Free. nps.gov/chch
21-24 PA | MD Symposium and tours, “Lincoln at Antietam,” lectures and battlefield tours based in Chambersburg. civilwarseminars.org
23 IL Civil War Show at the DuPage CountyFairgrounds, 2015 W Manchester, Wheaton. 9 am-4 pm. $9. chicagocivilwarshow.com
23 MD Bus tour, “John Wilkes Booth Escape Route,” leaves from the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. 7 am-7 pm. $85. surrattmuseum.org
23 VA Civil War Ball at the Kernstown battlefield south of Winchester. 7-10 pm. $25/person. kernstownbattle.org
23 VA Car-caravan tour, “Manassas Civil War Hospitals,” begins at the Ben Lomond Historic Site in Manassas. 8 am-5 pm. $40/lunch included. Reservations: 703-367-7872.
23-24 MO Reenactment, “Battle of Pilot Knob,” at the Pilot Knob State Historic Site in Pilot Knob. Camps and demonstrations open 8 am each day. Battles at 1 pm Saturday, 1:30 pm Sunday. “Blowing Up the Fort” 8:30 pm Saturday. battleofpilotknob.org/reenactment.html
23-24 OR Reenactment, “Battle of Colton,” at the BLM Horning Seed Orchard, 27004 S Sheckly Road, Colton. $8/adult, $5/parking. nwcwc.net/battle-of-colton.html
23-24 MD Living history “Aftermath of Battle,” at the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Features the Sanitary Commission and a photographer. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti
23-24 WV Living history, “Lives in Limbo: Contraband Camp in the Shadow of John Brown’s Fort,” at the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Free with park admission. nps.gov/hafe
22-23 NC Living history, demonstrations plus recreation of the occupation of Fort Macon at Fort Macon State Park in Atlantic Beach. friendsoffortmacon.org/events
23-24 NC Living history, “School of the Soldier,” at Bennett Place State Historic Site in Durham. 10 am-4 pm Saturday, 10 am-3 pm Sunday. Free. nchistoricsites.org/Bennett
24 VA Lecture, “Judson Kilpatrick Genealogy,” at the Graffiti House (Brandy Station Battlefield), 19484 Brandy Road, Brandy Station. 2 pm. Free. brandystationfoundation.com
24 VA Living history, “Confederate Artillery Demonstration,” at the Petersburg National Battlefield. 1-4 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/pete
30 MS Anniversary living history, music and more at the Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center. Free. nps.gov/shil
30 TN Ranger program, “‘A Side Show of the Big Show’: Chattanooga According to Sam Watkiins,’’ at the Bragg Reservation, Missionary Ridge in Chattanooga. 10 am. Free. nps.gov/chch
30 VA Bus tour, “Civil War Raiders of Northern Virginia,” includes Mosby and others. Begins at the Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre, 12229 Bristow Road, Bristow. 8:30 am-4:30 pm. $80/includes lunch. Reservations: 703-365-7895.
30-Oct 1 VA Living history, Civil War camp and demonstrations at Sky Meadows State Park near Delaplane. 10 am-4 pm Saturday, 10 am-2 pm Sunday. Parking fee. 540-592-3556.
West of the Mississippi