Civil War Days

Blackberry Farm | Aurora, Ill.

 
 

100 S. Barnes Road
Aurora, Ill. 60506
(630) 892-1550
www.foxvalleyparkdistrict.org
Date: August 16, 2014 - August 17, 2014
Time: 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 16; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 17
Cost: Free with admission

A full-scale reenactment on the historic grounds of Blackberry Farm, featuring simulated battles between Union and Confederate soldiers. Guest speakers and interpreters stage numerous demonstrations of 1800s-era war life, including a special “Meet the Lincolns” on Saturday that features a conversation with President and Mrs. Lincoln. Games and toys of Civil War days highlight each day.

 
 







 
 
 
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