Pellicer Creek Raid a Civil War re-enactmentPosted on October 9, 2017 by emalone in Active Lifestyles, Baby Boomers, Blog, Boomer and Senior Resources, BSR, Caregiver Education, Community Resources, Eldercare Resources, Entertainment, Environment, Events for Women, History Events, Hobbies, Independent Living, Local Events, Outdoor Fun, Theater, Tourism, Volunteering
The Florida Agricultural Museum, 7900 Old Kings Road North,
Palm Coast, will present the eighth annual “Pellicer Creek Raid: A Civil War Re-enactment” on Saturday, Oct. 14, and Sunday, October 15, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The battles will take place at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Admission on Saturday and Sunday is $5 per person. Lawn chairs are recommended.
Living history groups from around the southeastern United States will participate as approximately 150 infantry, artillery, and cavalry troops will stage two battles. When participants are not on the battlefield, their historic camps will be open to the public to illustrate other aspects of military life in Florida, circa 1864.
Friday, Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., will be set aside for school groups by reservation. Students will visit with re-enactors for demonstrations of military camp life and weapons use. School group admission is $3 per person.