9th Annual Yankees in Falmouth

  • Abraham Lincoln and Union Soldiers in Falmouth, Virginia with
  • Yankees in Falmouth, Ulysses S Grant and Abraham Lincoln

Description

History comes alive at the 9th Annual Yankees in Falmouth! And Some Confederates Too!
Saturday, September 10th & Sunday, September 11th at the Historic Moncure Conway House
Walk back in time and experience Falmouth the way it was 150 years ago during the Civil War! Come out and meet Union and Confederate soldiers and see their camps! President Lincoln will also be at this year’s event and be available for a photo-op! Other event activities include: Encampments, artillery and cannon firing demonstrations, Strict Military Impressions, Civil War lectures, non-combative reenacting, and much more. The event will be on the grounds of the Moncure Conway House, built in 1807 and recognized as part of the Underground Railroad.

Address: Moncure Conway House - 305 Kings Street, Falmouth 22405
Parking: available directly across the street at the Historic Port of Falmouth - 401 River Road, Falmouth 22405

Schedule

Saturday September 10
9:00 AM Conway House Grounds open to the public
10:00 AM Infantry firing demo
11:00 AM Artillery firing demo
1:00 PM Special Surgical Demo
2:00 PM Infantry firing demo
3:00 PM Artillery fifing demo
4:00 PM Infantry firing demo
6:00 PM Conway House Grounds close to the public
8:30 PM Night Artillery firing demo at Historic Port of Falmouth Park

Sunday September 11

9:30 Am Conway House Grounds open to the public

10:00 AM Infantry firing demo
11:00-11:45 PM period Camp Church Service open to re-enactors and the public
12:00 Noon Artillery firing demo
1:00 PM Infantry firing demo
2:00 PM Artillery firing demo
3:00 PM Conway House Grounds close to the public--Conclusion

Youtube Video: Relive Yankees in Falmouth 2014!

Youtube Video: Special Guest and owner of the Moncure Conway House, Normal Schools fires Cannon at Yankees in Falmouth for the first time!

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