The timing is terrific – at the same time that some 15 historic venues in Richland County will be open to the public during RichHistory Weekend, the 49th Annual Civil War Show and 25th Annual Artillery Show will be taking place at the Richland County Fairgrounds.
Spread out over seven buildings with an amazing 750 tables of military items and memorabilia to buy, sell, or trade, the show will also include a number of items from the periods of World Wars I and II.
Other show features include:
6-Gun Battery Firing Demonstrations
Civil War Field Hospital by the Society of Civil War Surgeons
Period Church Service Sunday Morning with Period String Music
Abe Lincoln Live Presentations
Living History Campfire by Brigade of American Revolution, 8th Pennsylvania Regiment
Period Music by Camp Chase Fife & Drums
23rd Annual Civil War Veteran’s Historical Association Encampment
$100 Door Prize Daily
Live demonstrations on the grounds:
6-Gun Battery Firing Demonstration — Saturday 11:30 AM & 2:00 PM; Sunday 11:30 AM & 1:30 PM
Civil War Hospital Scenario — Saturday 10:30 AM & 3:00 PM; Sunday 10:30 AM & 1:00 PM