Civil War Days at Columbus-Belmont State Park Oct. 8-11
The 25th annual Civil War Days at Columbus-Belmont State Park will be Oct. 8-11.
The weekend will include battle re-enactments, history and museum tours, soldier camps, entertainment, food and more. Friday is "education day." Schools, scouts, groups and clubs are encouraged to schedule field trips.
Battles will be held at 2 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday. Sutlers and food vendors will be on-site to serve the needs of the re-enactors and visiting guests. There will be special entertainment daily.
The battles are at 2 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday. Guests will see guns firing and cannons blasting.
Museum admission is $2 a person on Friday and $3 a person a person on Saturday and Sunday. There will also be a viewing of the film “Clarissa’s War” on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 6 p.m. at the park conference center. Admission is $2 a person. The film is a Civil War drama.
The Civil War Days event is co-sponsored by Columbus-Belmont State Park, the Civil War Days Committee, the Hickman County Judge-Executive's Office and Hickman County Fiscal Court.
Camping reservations can be made online at www.parks.ky.gov or by calling 1-888-4KY-Park (1-888-459-7275). For camping trailer and log cabin rentals call 270-677-2327 or email email@example.com
The park is located in far western Kentucky at the junction of Highways 58, 80, and 123.
For more information call the park office at 270-677-2327 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.