Take a Trip Back in Time and Learn Important History This Summer

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Events, Just For Fun on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 at 9:26 pm
Civil War Weekend 2019 Winchester VA text next to American flag

Civil War Weekend 2019 Winchester VA 

Once again, the Winchester/Frederick/Clarke County areas are getting together for another historical and fun-filled Civil War Weekend event! Taking place in August from Friday, August 16 through Sunday, August 18, attendees will be able to take tours, go shopping and learn all about the rich history of the area. Let’s take a look at what’s to come with Civil War Weekend 2019 in Winchester, VA. 

There is so much fun to be had this year, we just wanted to highlight all of the various events taking place throughout the weekend: 

cout placing wreath next to grave site with American flagFriday, August 16 

  • Living History & Tours 
  • History Book Sale (Used Books) 
  • Battle of Cedar Creek Driving Tour 
  • History at Sunset – “Free at Last: The Complicated Road to Freedom for Emanuel Jackson” 

Saturday, August 17 

  • Battle of Fisher’s Hill, Special Tour 
  • Old Town Winchester Walking Tour – “Quite a Panic”: Winchester’s Civilians During the Civil War’s Bloodiest Year 
  • “Hands-On History” Youth Event 
  • Living History & Tours 
  • History Book Sale (Used Books) 
  • “The Journey to Becoming Stonewall” 
  • “Battle of Cedar Creek in a Box” 
  • Wet Plate Photography 
  • “A Soldier’s Life”: Living History 
  • Blue-Grey Sweets: The Unexplored World of Civil War Sweets, (1861-1865) 
  • Battle of Cedar Creek, Special In-Depth Tour 
  • Civil War Archaeology Program: “United We Unveil, Divided We Bury: How Civil War Archaeologists and Relic Hunters Can Work Together” 
  • “To Gettysburg and Back”: The Bell Diary 
  • “Linden Hill: The Bell House”: Guided Tour 

Sunday, August 18 

  • Living History & Tours 
  • Artillery Program 
  • “Civil War vs. American Revolution” 
  • “Civil War Tales of Old Winchester” 
  • History Book Sale (Used Books) 
  • “Battle of Cedar Creek in a Box” 

Read more: Where to find fuel efficient cars in Winchester, VA.  

Those interested in the Civil War Weekend 2019 in Winchester, VA, can contact us at Miller’s CrossPointe Motor Cars with any questions about the upcoming weekend. You can also keep an eye on our blog for more information about the latest community events and activities. 

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