Sesquicentennial Commemoration Events – Updated

Remembrance Weekend Activities Moved to Nov. 22-24

Include the following:

President’s Remembrance Day Dinner and Ball at the Gettysburg Hotel has been moved to Friday, November 22.

The Remembrance Day Military Ball held at the Eisenhower Hotel has moved to Friday, November 22.

The Remembrance Day Parade, organized annually by the Sons of the Union Veterans, has moved the date of their event to Saturday, November 23.

The Gettysburg Foundation will host the annual Illumination at the Soldiers’ National Cemetery on the evening of November 23.

President’s Remembrance Day Dinner and Ball at the Gettysburg Hotel has been moved to Saturday, November 22.

Activities planned at the American Civil War Wax Museum/Gettysburg Gift Center have moved to the weekend of November 22-24 as well.

All activities for November 19, Dedication Day, remain the same. This event honors the anniversary of the actual date of the dedication of the Soldiers’ National Cemetery in 1863 when President Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address.

Visiting in 2013 visit the following website for updates on events: www.gettysburgcivilwar150.com 

 

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