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2019 Zoar Civil War Reenactment

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See history come to life at the annual Zoar Civil War Reenactment on September 21-22, 2019 at Historic Zoar Village in Zoar, Ohio. Join the ranks at the Zoar Civil War Reenactment with over 1,500 Civil War soldiers and civilians for a weekend, and experience life in the 1860s at Ohio’s largest and greatest Civil War event! Walk through historic Union and Confederate camps, witness cavalry and artillery demonstrations, enjoy the Saturday Civil War Ball, tour all 10 of Zoar’s historic buildings, and much more! This event is only every other year, so don’t miss your chance to take part in this weekend filled with fun!

The Zoar Civil War Reenactment takes place in ‘odd’ numbered years. The dates and basic information in this listing are correct, however certain information concerning specifics of the 2019 event are not available until planning meetings are held. This listing will be updated as new information becomes available.

Zoar Civil War Reenactment

Historic Zoar Village is the perfect backdrop for the Zoar Civil War Reenactment with its 19th century buildings as a backdrop. The annual reenactment is sponsored by the Zoar Community Association. All proceeds go to the preservation and restoration of village.

Ohio’s Largest and Best Civil War Event Feathers:
Battles Saturday/Sunday * Battle of East Woods * Battle of Sunken Road * Artillery Night Fire * Period Civil War wedding * Sutlers & Shops * Food/Music/Museums * Saturday Night Ball * Camp Chase Fifes & Drums *

The Zoar Civil War Reenactment kicks off on Friday with a day-long program for school children. More than 1,000 students – some from as far away as Cleveland – will be learning about Civil War-era music, sewing and cooking. They will also learn how weapons from that era worked and witness an artillery demonstration.

Public events are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, with the main battles scheduled at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday and 1:30 p.m. on Sunday. Many other events are planned as well, including a Civil War ball that will be held from 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. Saturday at the main tent. The Zoar Civil War Reenactment is held every other odd year.

Admission: (Tickets good both days!)
$10 Adult; Children 12 & under FREE

Hours:
Saturday 9 a.m.- 9 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Location
Historic Zoar Village
198 Main Street
Zoar, OH 44697

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Vendors & Sutlers (By Invitation Only)
Todd Morris at morrisclothiers@msn.com

For More Information: Call 330.874.3011 or 800.262.6195; Email zoarinfo@historiczoarvillage.com

Zoar Civil War Reenactment Featured Activities:
* Battles Saturday/Sunday
* Artillery Night Fire
* Period Civil War wedding
* Sutlers & Shops
* Food/Music/Museums
* Saturday Night Ball
* Camp Chase Fifes & Drums

Schedule of Events
Friday
8:00 a.m. – Reenactor Registration begins
(ends at 11:00pm)
9:00 am– Civil War School Day Begins
9:00 a.m. – Museum Buildings Open
10:00 a.m. – Artillery Demonstration
11:00 a.m. – Calvary Demonstration
1:00 p.m. – Infantry Demonstration / Musket Drill through town
3:00 p.m. – Civil War School Day Ends
4:00 p.m. – Buildings Close
5:00 p.m. – Zoar Store Closes
11:00 p.m. – Reenactor Registration Ends
11:00 p.m. – All Quiet in Camps

Zoar Civil War Reenactment

Saturday
6:00 a.m. – Reenactor Registration Begins (ends at noon)
7:30 a.m. – Corn Field Tactical (Non- Spectator Battle) along Tuscarawas River
9:00 a.m. – Camps Open to the Public
10:00 a.m. – Museum Buildings Open
10:30 a.m. – Camp Chase Fife and Drums Performance
11:00 a.m. – Artillery Demonstration in the Battlefield
11:45 a.m. – Infantry Demonstration in the Battlefield
12:00 noon- Reenactor Registration Ends
12:30 p.m. – Cavalry Demonstration in the Battlefield
2:00 p.m. – Battle of the East Woods
4:00 p.m. – Camp Chase Fife and Drums Performance
5:00 p.m. – Museum Buildings Close
6:30 p.m. – Camp Chase Fife and Drums Performance
7:00 p.m. – Artillery Night Fire
8:00 p.m. – Civil War Ball
8:00 p.m. – Zoar Store Closes

Sunday
9:00 am – Camps Open to the Public
9:00 a.m. – Morning Parade
9:30 a.m. – Church Service (Zoar United Church of Christ)
10:00 am– Museum Buildings Open
10:30 am– Camp Chase Fife and Drums Performance
11:30 a.m. – Artillery Demonstration
12 noon – Infantry Demonstration
12:30 p.m.– Calvary Demonstration
1:00 p.m. – Camp Chase Fife and Drums Performance
1:30 p.m. – Battle of Sunken Road
3:00 p.m. – Camp Chase Fife and Drums Performance
4:00 p.m. – Museum Buildings Close
5:00 p.m. – Break Camps- Camps Closed to the Public
5:00 p.m. – Zoar Store Closes

Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Zoar Civil War Reenactment, sponsored by the Zoar Community Association in September in odd-numbered years at Historic Zoar Village in Zoar, Ohio.

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