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Civil War Encampment

09/28/18 - 09/30/18     Fri 5pm-9pm; Sat 8pm-9pm; Sun 8pm-3pm

Point Rock Park
Mt. Carroll, IL

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Sept 28-30 Civil War Reenactors from Battery G 2nd Illinois Light Artillery will set up camp at Point Rock Park in Mount Carroll and live there in a manner that the Civil War Soldiers would have done in the 1860’s. Come see the soldiers and their families portray what it was like to camp during the 1800’s. Plan to stop by to observe, learn and ask the soldiers and their families questions. Demonstrations will take place exemplifying historic day to day life in the 1800’s. Cannon and small arms will be shot. HOURS: FRIDAY 5:00PM – 9:00PM SATURDAY 8:00PM – 9:00PM SUNDAY 8:00PM – 3:00PM Cannon fire demonstrations will take place at the following times: SATURDAY @ 10:00AM, 11:30AM, 1:00PM, 2:30PM, and 4:00PM SUNDAY @ 11:00AM, 12:30PM, and 2:00PM A non-denominational Christian Church service Sunday @ 10:00AM -Please Bring A Chair.

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