The St. Lawrence County Historical Association’s annual Civil War Reenactment Weekend at Robert Moses State Park in Massena has been set for Saturday and Sunday, July 28-29.
The military camps are open to the public from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday, and 10 am to 2 pm on Sunday. Mock battles will be at 3 pm Saturday and 1 pm Sunday. Closing ceremonies will follow the Sunday battle. The Marine Corps League, St. Lawrence County Detachment #408 provides a food concession both days.
The weekend is hosted by the Alexander’s Battery reenactment unit. Admission is $4 per person per day, with a maximum charge of $15 per vehicle; veterans and children 6 and under enter free.
The Historical Association is a membership organization open to anyone interested in St. Lawrence County history. For more information, or to become a member, contact the SLCHA at (315) 386-8133, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit their website.
Photo of Soldiers lining up for their pay at last year’s Civil War Reenactment Weekend provided.