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Check out fun and fascinating Civil War events in Kentucky! Experience the heat of battle at a live reenactment of the Union versus the South, catch a historical presentation at a park or museum and learn about the ways of life in Civil War-era KY at a festival. Visitors can also participate in guided tours and event ghost walks that highlight notable American Civil War events and places around Kentucky. Browse the event calendar below to start planning a trip around these entertaining historical events, and view our full event calendar to find more fun festivals and events around the state.
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Oct 2 - Oct 4, 2015
Perryville, KY
Battle of Perryville Commemoration October 3-4, 2015  The 153rd Anniversary of the Battle of Perryville will be held at Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site. ...
Haunted Hall at Octagon Hall
Oct 2 - Oct 31, 2015
Franklin, KY
The "Haunted Hall" is an annual event which has been expanded to all weekends in October. Come prepared for "chills and thrills" as you tour the hall and grounds which are dec...
Lincoln Days Celebration
Oct 3 - Oct 4, 2015
Hodgenville, KY
This two-day festival features pioneer games, an art show, Lincoln Look-Alikes, a parade, live music, food booths, a talent show, a Run/Walk, a tractor and classic car show, a...
Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2015
Louisville, KY
C A L E N D A R    L I S T I N G   /   P H O T O   A L E R T - Weekend - 3 DAYS OF EVENTS AT FARMINGTON Oktoberfest Friday ...
Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2015
Columbus, KY
The weekend will include battle reenactments, living history, and encampments.  Friday is "education day".  Schools, scouts, groups & clubs are encouraged to s...
Oct 23 - Oct 25, 2015
Columbus, KY
Columbus-Belmont State Park Campground Enjoy a fun filled weekend with campsite trick or treating. Prizes for best decorated campsite and best costume. There will be a chil...
Nov 07, 2015
Nancy, KY
Mill Springs Battlefield Association Ghost Walk – Mill Springs Battlefield’s Zollicoffer Park Hwy 235 Nancy, KY, 6pm-9pm. The Ghostwalk is a living history inte...
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