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Civil War Days weekend set for Oct. 11-13 at Columbus-Belmont State Park; admission is free

Civil War Days returns to the banks of the Mississippi River at Columbus-Belmont State Park the weekend of Oct. 11-13. The 29th year of this weekend features battle re-enactments, history and museum tours, soldier camps, entertainment, food and more. Admission is free. This three-day event begins with an Education Day on Friday, featuring cannon and rifle demonstrations, life of a soldier, camp cooking...

Columbus-Belmont State Park the site for 27th annual Civil War Days Oct. 13-15

The 27th Annual Civil War Days at Columbus-Belmont State Park is Oct. 13-15. The weekend will include battle re-enactments, history and museum tours, soldier camps, entertainment, food and more. Admission is free. This three-day event begins with an Education Day on Friday. There will be cannon and rifle demonstrations, life of a soldier, and dance instruction. Students, scouts, and groups are encouraged...

Columbus-Belmont State Park to celebrate 26th annual Civil War Days Oct. 7-9

Columbus-Belmont State Park will host the 26th Annual Civil War Days Oct. 7-9. The weekend will include battle re-enactments, history and museum tours, soldier camps, entertainment, food and more. Admission is free. This three-day event will begin on Friday, Oct. 7 with Education Day. There will be cannon and rifle demonstrations, life of a soldier and dance instruction. Students, scouts and groups...