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Commemoration of the Battle of Perryville

Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site

Dates & Times
  • Oct 4 - Oct 5, 2014
Location
1825 Battlefield Rd,
Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site,
Perryville, KY 40468
Phone: (859) 332-8631
Email: joan.house@ky.gov
www.perryvillebattlefield.org
About

October 4 - 5, 2014

Thousands of visitors participate in the popular October weekend event in Perryville each year that commemorates the Oct. 8, 1862 Civil War Battle of Perryville.   Re-enactors demonstrate military maneuvers that were used in the battle.  There are living history encampments, a lecture series, book presenters, antique and vendor tents, a Commemoration Parade, ghost tours, Period Social and a "Taste of 1862" Dinner & Dance featuring an authenic meal prepared over an open fire.  Other fun activities include a craft fair, flea market, festival food, a car show and a street dance.

 

















Contact

Joan House
1825 Battlefield Rd,
Perryville, KY 40468
Phone: (859) 332-8631
http://www.perryvillebattlefield.org
Email: joan.house@ky.gov

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