Weekend Information - This a busy weekend at VMI. Family Weekend, football against the Citadel, parades, and more. Read more about logistics and how to get updates. More

Schedule of Events

Director's Battlefield Tour

All events are held at the Virginia Museum of the Civil War and New Market Battlefield State Historical Park unless otherwise indicated.

Reenactment Weekend - May 19 - 20, 2018

Saturday, May 19, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Grounds open to public

10:00 a.m. - Living History of Bushong Farm

11:00 a.m. - Artillery Demonstration (Spectator Area)

11:00 a.m. - Lecture:  Battle of New Market (Museum Benches)

12:00 p.m. - Cavalry Battle (Spectator Area)

 2:30 p.m. - Battle of New Market - the First Day 

 5:00 p.m. - Grounds closed to public

Reenactors limp and are helped across the battlefield.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

10:00 a.m. - Grounds open to public

10:00 a.m. - Church Service 

11:00 a.m. - Living History at the Bushong Farm

 1:00 p.m. - Battle of New Market-The Field of Lost Shoes 

 5:00 p.m. - Grounds closed to public

Event By: Ron Paull, Event Manager | M&R Productions | 2449 Heidlersburg Gettysburg, PA 17325 | (717) 528-4064 | newmarketevent@comcast.net  All information subject to change.