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 Branch County Civil War Days

May 21st - 24th, 2015

 

  Battle of Perryville 


FREE Admission

Heritage Park, Coldwater, Michigan


Bring the family and join in on this Memorial weekend, living history event.

Complete with Civil War drills and a Battle Re-enactment.

                     Through out the day observe period craftsman at work. 

On Saturday Purchase a $1 raffle ticket for a chance to

                     win one of the donated items  at our Command Post.

Sunday morning attend a Civil War Church Service.

Military and Civilian impressions, demonstrations, encampments, drills and

a period dance Saturday evening. 

All this and more makes for a fun filled, holiday weekend

in Coldwater, Michigan.

 

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OTHER  ACTIVITIES  FOR THE WEEKEND INCLUDE

 

****Free Guided Tour of  Historic Oak Grove  Cemetery****

 Thursday May 21st, 2015 at 7:00 PM

Meet  at the entrance on Old West Chicago Street, off Willow Ln.

on the north side, off Chicago Road,  west side of Coldwater.

Donations accepted.

 

*************Ride the Train with President Lincoln  ($)************* 

 Friday Evening May 22nd, 2015.
Start boarding at 4 p.m., Train departs at 5 p.m.
Limited Seating
Adults: $10.00
Veterans, Students & Children under 18 years are FREE
Children must be accompanied by an Adult
Everyone must have a ticket

                                                                             Tickets available at:

                               Sauk Trail Trading Post  - 168 Division Street, Coldwater, MI

                               517-278-5100                                            

                                       Jeannies Diner - 14 W. Chicago St. Coldwater, MI.

                               517-279-9965                                               

                                       Coldwater Garden Restaurant - 432 E. Chicago St., Coldwater, MI.

                                         517-278-3172

                                       Taylors Stationers  -  60 W. Chicago St., Coldwater, MI.

                                 517- 279-8046

                                       Quincy Ace Hardware - 1 E. Chicago St., Quincy, MI.

                                 517-639-5325

                                       Barone Hardware & Auto - 119 E. Chicago St., Bronson, MI.

                                 517-369- 4175

                                                                   

                                               For Information call Bill at: 517- 462-1054

or email us  


*********************FREE Concert by Jim Stout *************************

Friday Night May 22nd

at 7:00 pm

Under the Large Tent  at Heritage Park

                  

***Saturday Morning May 23rd

    *** Special Train Ride Robbery ($) ***

A train ride to remember as Union and Confederate soldiers battle for control of the train and it's gold shipment. 

The train will  start boarding at 9: 30 am and depart at 10 am Sat. morning

 from The Little River Railroad Station  at 29 W. Park Ave.

Coldwater, Michigan 

 

Train Tickets for this event

Adults & Youth (13 yrs and older)  $15.00

Children (12 yrs to 5 yrs) $5.00

Children (4yrs  and under ride Free)

Everyone must have a ticket for this ride

(4 yrs and younger ride Free but everyone must have a ticket)

   Tickets available at:

       Sauk Trail Trading Post  - 168 Division Street, Coldwater, MI    

                                                517-278-5100
                       Coldwater Garden Restaurant - 432 E. Chicago St., Coldwater, MI.

                                                            517-278-3172 

                       Jeannies Diner - 14 W. Chicago St. Coldwater, MI.

                                                517-279-9965 

                             Taylors Stationers  -  60 W. Chicago St., Coldwater, MI.

                                                 517- 279-8046  
                       Quincy Ace Hardware - 1 E. Chicago St., Quincy, MI.
                                                 517-639-5325

                             Barone Hardware & Auto - 119 E. Chicago St., Bronson, MI.

                                                 517-369- 4175                                                                     

                                     

                                      or  Email Us  or call  Bill at 517- 462-1054

write us at:

 

Civil War Days

PO Box 821

Coldwater, MI. 49036

 

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