Events

Apr 19, 2014

DETAILS Brad McCrady - "An Evening Of Gospel Music"
owensboro, KY

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Brad McCrady - "A Night Of Gospel Music"
Owensboro Evening Lions ...

Apr 19, 2014

DETAILS Civil War Trust Park Clean Up Day
columbus, KY

History buffs and preservationists from around the country will team up with Civil War Trust, the largest nonprofit battlefield preservation organization in the U.S., to help clean and restore America’s priceless battlefields, cemeteries and shrine...

Apr 25 - Apr 27, 2014

DETAILS Camper Appreciation Weekend
columbus, KY

Not only will you enjoy the scenic beauty and serenity of camping on the bluffs of the Mighty Mississippi River, you will get your second night free. Campers will be treated to breakfast on Saturday and there will be free mini golf and museum visits.  There will also...

Apr 26 - Apr 27, 2014

DETAILS White Plains Civil War Festival
white plains, KY

The White Plains Civil War Festival will be an entertaining and educational experience for the whole family on April 26 & 27!  Hosted by the 8th Ky. Confederate States of America.

Saturday, April 26
Community Center Building
10am –...

May 2 - May 4, 2014

DETAILS A Civil War Living History Weekend
henderson, KY

Join us for a walk back in time to an era Gone With The Wind.  Learn what it was like to live with no electricity and face the hardships of a land torn apart by war. Experience period surgeries and medical care in a field hospital.
No Charge for any even...

May 03, 2014

DETAILS Free Guided Historic Walking Tour
henderson, KY

A guided tour of points of historical and legendary significance to Henderson’s history. This tour starts within The Community Room at The Depot and continues throughout historic downtown Henderson. Learn about the architecture and history of some of Henderson’s ...

May 17, 2014

DETAILS Civil War Living History Event
winchester, KY

FREE ADMISSION!!
-12th United States Colored Heavy Artillery
-Reactivated with Cannon Fire on the hour
-Numerous re-en-actors and demonstrators
-Parking at former Banana’s restaurant on Ford Rd.
-Shuttle transportation available to an...

May 30, 2014

DETAILS Jefferson Davis Birthday Commemoration
fairview, KY

Jefferson Davis' 206th Birthday Commemoration
May 30 - June 1st
Fairview KY (Todd County) @ Jefferson Davis State Historic Site
A great weekend is planned again!!!
Friday evening a Movie on the side of the monument.
Battles Saturday and Sun...

May 30, 2014

DETAILS Jefferson Davis Birthday Commemoration
fairview, KY

This is a fun packed weekend commemorating the birthday of one of Kentucky’s great statesmen. The weekend will have battle re-enactments, a Lady’s Tea, a Miss Confederate Pageant, a Re-enactor’s Ball with period music, ap...

May 31, 2014

DETAILS Jefferson Davis Birthday Commemoration
fairview, KY

This is a fun packed weekend commemorating the birthday of one of Kentucky’s great statesmen. The weekend will have battle re-enactments, a Lady’s Tea, a Miss Confederate Pageant, a Re-enactor’s Ball with period music, ap...

May 31, 2014

DETAILS Jefferson Davis Birthday Commemoration
fairview, KY

Jefferson Davis' 206th Birthday Commemoration
May 30 - June 1st
Fairview KY (Todd County) @ Jefferson Davis State Historic Site
A great weekend is planned again!!!
Friday evening a Movie on the side of the monument.
Battles Saturday and Sun...

Jun 01, 2014

DETAILS Jefferson Davis Birthday Commemoration
fairview, KY

Jefferson Davis' 206th Birthday Commemoration
May 30 - June 1st
Fairview KY (Todd County) @ Jefferson Davis State Historic Site
A great weekend is planned again!!!
Friday evening a Movie on the side of the monument.
Battles Saturday and Sun...

Jun 01, 2014

DETAILS Jefferson Davis Birthday Commemoration
fairview, KY

This is a fun packed weekend commemorating the birthday of one of Kentucky’s great statesmen. The weekend will have battle re-enactments, a Lady’s Tea, a Miss Confederate Pageant, a Re-enactor’s Ball with period music, ap...

Jun 01, 2014

DETAILS WHEN THE GUNS FELL SILENT: The Aftermath of the Battle of Perryville
versailles, ky, KY

Join us for JACK JOUETT PATRIOT DAY.  As we celebrate the 233rd anniversary of Jack Jouett’s ride to save American Independence, we will remember the Battle of Perryville, where Jack’s grandson ...

Jun 05, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jun 07, 2014

DETAILS Free Guided Historic Walking Tour
henderson, KY

A guided tour of points of historical and legendary significance to Henderson’s history. This tour starts within The Community Room at The Depot and continues throughout historic downtown Henderson. Learn about the architecture and history of some of Henderson’s ...

Jun 07, 2014

DETAILS National Trails Day - Take a History Hike
columbus, KY



American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day is a celebration of America’s magnificent Trail System, occurring annually on the first Saturday in June. NTD features a series of outdoor activities designed to promote and celebrate the importance of...

Jun 12, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jun 14 - Jun 15, 2014

DETAILS Civil War Living History Camp & Wedding
tompkinsville, KY

The 9th KY US Infantry (reenacting unit) is coming back! Their working Civil War camp is complete with soldiers and civilians. Unit drills, discussions of weapons, Sunday service, and a three round volley at the Tompkinsville National Cemetery (a.k.a. Old Soldiers Cemetery) ...

Jun 19, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jun 26, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jul 03, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jul 5 - Jun 7, 2014

DETAILS Free Guided Historic Walking Tour
henderson, KY

A guided tour of points of historical and legendary significance to Henderson’s history. This tour starts within The Community Room at The Depot and continues throughout historic downtown Henderson. Learn about the architecture and history of some of Henderson’s ...

Jul 10, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jul 12 - Jul 13, 2014

DETAILS Meade County Civil War Days
brandenburg , KY

Meade County Civil War Heritage Association  will present the 151st Anniversary of Morgan's Crossing

July 12-13 2014 at the Riverfront Park in Brand...

Jul 17, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jul 24, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Jul 31, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Aug 02, 2014

DETAILS Free Guided Historic Walking Tour
henderson, KY

A guided tour of points of historical and legendary significance to Henderson’s history. This tour starts within The Community Room at The Depot and continues throughout historic downtown Henderson. Learn about the architecture and history of some of Henderson’s ...

Aug 07, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Aug 10, 2014

DETAILS MATTHEW HARRIS JOUETT DAY: Sons of the Civil War
versailles, ky, KY

Commemorate with us the Civil War Sesquicentennial and the legacy of this other famous Jouett House resident as we learn about his sons who fought in the conflict.  Jouett descendent Steve Menefee will present an over...

Aug 14, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Aug 15 - Aug 16, 2014

DETAILS Camp Life, Living History, Presented by the 5th Tennessee
fairview, KY

This living history program will focus on the camp life of the soldiers on the battlefield, and hardships and struggles they endured while in a hostile environment. There are no admission fees to attend, however there are fees for tours...

Aug 15, 2014

DETAILS A War Between the States Living History
fairview, KY

August 15-17 2014

Jefferson Davis State Historic Site
And
5th Tennessee Infantry Company E

A War Between the States Living History

Friday 10am - 3:30pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 9am - 2pm

...

Aug 16, 2014

DETAILS A War Between the States Living History
fairview, KY

August 15-17 2014

Jefferson Davis State Historic Site
And
5th Tennessee Infantry Company E

A War Between the States Living History

Friday 10am - 3:30pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 9am - 2pm

...

Aug 17, 2014

DETAILS A War Between the States Living History
fairview, KY

August 15-17 2014

Jefferson Davis State Historic Site
And
5th Tennessee Infantry Company E

A War Between the States Living History

Friday 10am - 3:30pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 9am - 2pm

...

Aug 17, 2014

DETAILS Camp Life, Living History, Presented by the 5th Tennessee
fairview, KY

This living history program will focus on the camp life of the soldiers on the battlefield, and hardships and struggles they endured while in a hostile environment. There are no admission fees to attend, however there are fees for tours...

Aug 21, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Aug 28, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Sep 04, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Sep 06, 2014

DETAILS Free Guided Historic Walking Tour
henderson, KY

A guided tour of points of historical and legendary significance to Henderson’s history. This tour starts within The Community Room at The Depot and continues throughout historic downtown Henderson. Learn about the architecture and history of some of Henderson’s ...

Sep 11, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Sep 12 - Sep 14, 2014

DETAILS Hart County Civil War Days
munfordville, KY

Each year the second weekend in September is dedicated to the county’s Civil War heritage.  Events include battle reenactments, living history camps, guided tours, ceremonies, games, historical presentations, food, musi...

Sep 13, 2014

DETAILS Sounds on Dumont
scottsville, KY

This 2nd annual music festival will feature area bluegrass, newgrass, and country genre singers and bands! Come chec...

Sep 13, 2014

DETAILS Fernwood Cemetery Tour
henderson, KY

This guided tour had its popular start in 2011 and continues to be a favorite with new stories each year. The tour features Hend...

Sep 18, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Sep 20, 2014

DETAILS 12th Colored Heavy Artillery Living History Program
fairview, KY

In this program, Mr. Robert Bell, and the other members of the 12th USCHA will set up a camp site and cannon.  They will fire the cannon and give a living history presentation on camp life and how the cannon crew operates. Mr. Bell will also explain the impact these col...

Sep 25, 2014

DETAILS Historic Costumed Walking Tour
elizabethtown, KY

Hear recollections and witness reenactments from Elizabethtown's most notorious characters.

Sep 27, 2014

DETAILS Trails and Trenches Preservation Day
columbus, KY

Columbus-Belmont State Park will be participating in National Public Lands Day by holding a “Trails and Trenches” Preservation Day.  Volunteers are needed to pick up trash, cut limbs and brush, and replace signs and fences.  Work starts at 9 a.m. Sign u...

Oct 04, 2014

DETAILS Free Guided Historic Walking Tour
henderson, KY

A guided tour of points of historical and legendary significance to Henderson’s history. This tour starts within The Community Room at The Depot and continues throughout historic downtown Henderson. Learn about the architecture and history of some of Henderson’s ...

Oct 4 - Oct 5, 2014

DETAILS Commemoration of the Battle of Perryville
perryville, KY

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...

Oct 10 - Oct 12, 2014

DETAILS Civil War Days at Columbus KY
columbus, KY

The weekend will include reenactments, living history, and encampments. 
Friday is "education day".  Schools, scouts, groups & clubs are encouraged to schedule field trips. 
Battles will be held at 2:00 pm both Saturday and Sunday.  Ba...

Oct 24 - Oct 26, 2014

DETAILS Un-BOO-lievable Halloween Camping Weekend
columbus, KY

Enjoy a fun filled weekend with campsite trick or treating. Prizes will be awarded for best
decorated campsite and best costume. There will be a chili & dessert cook-off, followed by
a “Civil War Ghost Ride”.

Reservations can be mad...

Oct 31, 2014

DETAILS Halloween Event
fairview, KY

Jefferson Davis State Historic Site will host a 19th Century Halloween program, in which 19th century games for children will be played, there will be a pumpkin painting for kids of all ages, there will be a costume contest for all...

Nov 01, 2014

DETAILS Free Guided Historic Walking Tour
henderson, KY

A guided tour of points of historical and legendary significance to Henderson’s history. This tour starts within The Community Room at The Depot and continues throughout historic downtown Henderson. Learn about the architecture and history of some of Henderson’s ...