Invasion of Pennsylvania - Gettysburg - A Town in Turmoil - April 29/30

Friday, April 29, 2011 to Saturday, April 30, 2011

150th Event

You are invited to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War with the official Gettysburg kick-off event. The launch event will feature the advancement of Union and Confederate troops into this historic town, followed by living history encampments at various locations throughout Gettysburg, reenactment skirmishes and a formal evening program.

The highlight of this event will be the firing of 150 cannon shots to salute the brave men and women who fought in the American Civil War.