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Proposed Schedule of Events
20th Annual "Forrest's First"
BATTLE OF SACRAMENTO
May 16-18, 2014

(NOTICE: Schedule is subject to change during the event by the committee
or field commanders.)

Rain or Shine!
All events are on the battlefield unless listed otherwise.

Don't Forget to Register, Click here.
Registration is $10. Reenactors 12 and under are FREE.

PLEASE NOTE - CANNONS: Only 3/4 and full-sized artillery pieces will be allowed on the field. Guns must have single-piece bored/milled tubes. PIPE GUNS finished with adhesive binding material (e.g., concrete, cement, bondo, etc.) are specifically disallowed.

Watch for activities posted throughout the day.
For information, call (270) 736-2254;
email: battleofsac@dynasty.net or www.battleofsac.com

Friday, May 16

8:00 AM Open Registration (reenactors only)
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Living History Day (click for more info)
Senior Citizen groups are also encouraged to attend.

Vendors & Sutlers area open to public

6:30 PM Period Music Concert by Unreconstructed & Jeb Marum.

Immediately following concert, join us for a lantern tour and storytelling through the camp. Night cannon demonstration.

MIDNIGHT Taps, all quiet

Saturday, May 17

7:00 AM Reveille
8:00 AM Officer's Call
9:00 AM Open to the Public (until 1 PM, then after the battle until 8 PM)
10:00 AM Living History and other activities at the battlefield
11:00 AM Ladies Tea and Fashion Show (United Methodist Church)
1:00 PM Opening Ceremony: Historical Presentation about the Battle of Sacramento
1:45 PM Battlefield Dedication & Mollie's Ride
2:00 PM "FORREST'S FIRST", BATTLE OF SACRAMENTO
5:00 PM "Dinner On The Grounds" - reenactors only
6:30 PM Civil War Pageants (in front of the Old House at the battlefield).
8:00 PM Battlefield Ball with period music. For reenactors only.

Sunday, May 18

7:00 AM Reveille
8:00 AM Officer's Call
10:00 AM Memorial at Mollie's Grave (Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery)
10:00 AM Camps open to the Public until 1 PM
11:00 AM Community Worship Services (Events Stage)
1:00 PM Opening Ceremony:
Recognition of Pageant Winners
1:30 PM Battlefield Dedication & Mollie's Ride
1:45 PM "FORREST'S FIRST," BATTLE OF SACRAMENTO
After Battle Break Camp until May 2015

Other Activities

Arts & Crafts Fea Market & Food available on the grounds
Visit Camp Calhoun Union Cemetery (3rd & High St. in Calhoun)
Click here for more information.
Click here for lodging.

P.O. Box 245 | Sacramento, KY 42372 | 270-736-5114

Hosted by WMTH Corporation
P.O. Box 51153,
Bowling Green, KY 42102
PHONE (270) 782-8699 / FAX (270) 721-0004

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