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2013 “Civil War Days” Festival & Battle Reenactments | Angel Island
Commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War at Camp Reynolds on Angel Island State Park during their annual “Civil War Days” on June 8-9, 2013.
Explore the 1863 Union Army post (10 am-4 pm) and become recruits to the Union Army. Try your hand at a militia drill, bake Army bread, and other soldierly skills. Meet the camp cooks and soldiers and get a taste of life on one of the most unique military camps in the U.S. Army.
There will be exciting mock battles between Union and Confederate forces at 12:30 pm and 2 pm each day. Event activities include bread baking, butter making, patriotic arts and crafts, rope-making, message decoding and more.
Bring a picnic, chairs and a blanket and enjoy a great day of history, activities and breath-taking views from historic Camp Reynolds.
Civil War Days 2013
June 8-9, 2013 (11 am-4 pm)
The event is free to attend, but the cost of ferry to Angel Island varies according to where you take off from.
Ferry from Tiburon: Angel Island Tiburon Ferry – $13.50 (round trip)
Ferry from San Francisco: Blue & Gold Ferry (Pier 39 to Angel Island) – $8.50 (one way)
*Free, but you'll need a boat or to pay for a ferry to get you there
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Address: Angel Island, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by Johnny Funcheap