Reenactor Appreciation Weekend

March 22nd, 23rd & 24th 2019

Check back with us often for the most up-to-date details!


Friday

March 22nd

Welcome & Registration

All registered Reenactors please join us at Regimental Quartermaster to receive your discount card for the weekend and welcome packet.

10AM TO 5PM

at

Regimental Quartermaster

49 Steinwehr Ave Gettysburg, PA 17325

 


Saturday

March 23rd

 

Reenactor Help/Refresher

Course

Enjoy a refresher course to brush off those winter cobwebs and get ready for the reenacting season. Or if you’re new to the hobby get a jump on the season and learn from veteran reenactors.

9AM - 5pm

Unity Park

37 Lefever Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325

 

Welcome & Registration

All registered Reenactors please join us at Regimental Quartermaster to receive your discount card for the weekend and your welcome packet.

10AM TO 3PM

at

Regimental quartermaster

49 Steinwehr Ave Gettysburg, PA 17325

 

The Victorian Historian

by: Adam Shefts

Join Adam Shefts for a talk on the unique insight into the obscure history of America’s 19th and 20th century.

11PM-12PM

at

Tillie Pierce House Inn.

301 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325

John Milleker Photography

Period Civil War Photography

John Milleker Photography will be at the Heritage Center to take photos for reenactors and spectators for Reenactor Appreciation Weekend.  He will be giving a demonstration of tin type photography and doing period tin type photos for reenactors.

3:30PM - Civil War Tin Type Photography Talk

3:00pm-6:00PM - Period Tin Type Photo Session

at

Gettysburg Heritage Center

297 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Ladies tea

by Dixie Rose Relief Society

Ladies of all time periods are welcome to attend our ladies tea hosted by the Dixie Rose Relief Society. Please register at Regimental Quartermaster or Gettysburg Emporium for tickets. Tickets are $16.00 per person. We look forward to seeing you there!!!!

1pm TO 3pm

 at the

Comfort Inn suites

945 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325

$16.00 per person contact Regimental Quartermaster or Gettysburg Emporium for tickets.

Regimental Quartermaster - 717-338-1850

Gettysburg Emporium - 717-338-0000

 

"Intro to Mosby’s Rangers”

&

“Golden Nuggets and Legacies”

by Eric Buckland

John Mosby.jpg

Join Eric Buckland for a discussion on the life and service of Mosby and his Rangers at 11AM. Then at 1PM join Eric again to discuss little anecdotes about the Rangers and facts about how you can still “touch” them today

 

11am and 1pm

 at the

GETTYSBURG

HERITAGE CENTER

297 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Free for reenactors $5.00 for spectators

 

“Behind the Veil, 19th Century

Mourning”

Join us as we discuss the correct practices and traditions of 19th century mourning. This includes the dress and different stages of the mourning process.

4PM TO 6PM

 at the

Tillie Pierce House Inn

301 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325

 

Evening Social

Hosted by CWHI

Join us at the Comfort Suites for an Evening Social. You may come in Period or Casual Attire.

7PM TO 10PM

at the

COMFORT SUITES

945 Baltimore Pike Gettysburg, PA 17325

 


Sunday

March 24th

Tillie Pierce House Inn Open House

Enjoy guided tours in the historic Tillie Pierce House.

11AM - 4pm

tillie pierce house

301 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325

 

Gettysburg Sunday Service

 

rene.jpg

This year's Victorian Services will be led by Chaplain Rene' Kinard and his wife Rommi. Their energy and joyous sermon will help propel you into a wonderful year!

10 to 11:30AM

gettysburg heritage

center

297, Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325

John Milleker Photography

Period Civil War Photography

John Milleker Photography will be at the Heritage Center to take photos for reenactors and spectators for Reenactor Appreciation Weekend.  He will be taking tin type photos for reenactors and spectators.

11:30AM-3:00PM - Period Tin Type Photo Session

at

Gettysburg Heritage Center

297 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325

The Victorian Historian

by: Adam Shefts

Join Adam Shefts for a talk on the unique insight into the obscure history of America’s 19th and 20th century.

12:30PM-1:30PM

at

Tillie Pierce House Inn.

301 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325


Additional Information

If any additional information is needed about any of the events this weekend or if anyone participating has special needs pertaining to an event please feel free to email us at regtqm@aol.com