March 5th & 6th, 2016
Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Annual Civil War Reenactment will
take place over two days on March 5th & 6th, 2016, at
the Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum in Vista. Civil War reenactment groups
from all over California will come together to recreate authentic battle
scenes, bringing the sights and sounds of war to life.
Beside the battle reenactments, attendees can expect to
see real live cannon fire, period costumes, historical figures, Presidential
press conference, soldiers in their camps, infantry and cavalry demonstrations,
artillery demonstration, assembly and weapons inspection, and more during the
Battles will be held twice daily at 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Civil War living history tours will be held throughout the weekend and include demonstrations as well as displays. The museum will also have self-guided walking tours of their collections of antique equipment and offer visitors a selection of food and refreshment.
$12.00 - 12+/Adults
$10.00 - Seniors 65+
6-12 & Active Duty Military - $7.00
Under 6 - Free
2016 ADMISSION SPECIAL!
Family Four Pack ~ Two Adults/Two Children
$5.00 per car
Exhibits & Activities Include:
Authentic Battles Daily at 12pm & 3pm
Self-Guided Tours of the Camps
Sutlers selling Civil War Souvenirs
Weaving & Spinning Demonstration
N' Scale Model Railroad
Museum Gift Shop