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June 6 and 7
Rally for Norlands!
Civil War Reenactment Weekend
Gates open at 9 AM
Washburn-Norlands Living History Center, Livermore, Maine
Admission: $7 for one day; $10 for both days. 
Children under 6 yo free.

Confederate and Union infantry and civilian reenactors from across New England will participate in two days of Civil War living history to benefit the Washburn-Norlands Living History Center in Livermore, Maine.

Visitors will become engaged in the lives of soldiers and civilians, including a full-scale battle, cannon fire, the “Town of Unity” camp, farm-life living history, field music at militia camps, 19th century fashion show, formal tea party, blacksmith demonstration, old-time photos, quilting, Saturday bean supper and country dance, Sunday church service and box lunch, exhibit in mansion on the roles of the Washburn brothers in the Civil War, 1864 town ball game, raffles, good food, children's activities and much more family fun.

 

The event is being organized by the 3rd Maine Company A, 15th Alabama Company G, 20th Maine Company B, and Washburn-Norlands Living History Center.  The 400 acres of rolling hills surrounding the historic Washburn mansion, library, meeting house and one-room schoolhouse make Norlands an ideal place to experience the battles once fought in similar communities to the south.

 
           

The public is invited to experience a journey into history and help Norlands thrive into the future!  Civil War Reenactors must preregister.  Watch for more details here
or phone us at 897-4366 and plan your vacation in 1864 today! Click here for information about places to stay in the area