School Of The Soldier
Sponsored by the 52nd North Carolina Infantry. Includes Musket & Infantry Drills, Civilian & Military Impression discussions, Camp Period Correctness, Ladies Ideas and more. Held at the Marilla Town Park, Three Rod Rd. Marilla every year. Reenactors may camp in the Park if they wish. Muskets and leathers are required. Uniforms optional.
Marilla Civil War Days
July 24th & 25th, 2020
Annual Marilla Civil War Weekend sponsored by the Town of Marilla, Eastern Reenactors Association, Marilla Historical Society and the 52nd North Carolina. Held at the Marilla Town Park on Three Rod Rd. The event has battles both Saturday and Sunday, a Dusk Battle Saturday night, night firing, Bonfire, candlelight tours and much more. Refreshments are also available.
Gettysburg Heritage Center
July 4th & 5th 2020
Gettysburg Heritage Center located on Steinwehr Ave. in Gettysburg, PA. has Honored the 52nd North Carolina to do a Living History Weekend at the Museum during the Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Demonstrations on Infantry Drill, Camp Life, Weapons Inspections, First Person Impressions, Fife and Drums, School of the Soldier, and much more. Come and join us for a GREAT educational Weekend.
Anniversary celebration of President Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. Large military parade with Civil War units from all over North America marching. Wreath laying ceremonies at respective units battlefield monuments. Illumination of the National Cemetery markers after sundown. Period Military Balls scattered throughout the area.