Civil War Living History Encampment

 Tinker Nature Park


Military and Civilian Re-enactors bring history to life at Tinker Nature Park in Henrietta, New York

 

13th ANNUAL
TINKER HOMESTEAD AND FARM MUSEUM
“CIVIL WAR DAYS"

Re-enactment and Living History
August 5th, 6th and 7th, 2016
at 
Tinker Nature Park
1525 Calkins Road, Henrietta, NY
For reenactor registration information call or e-mail at:
585-359-7044
E-Mail: tinkerhomestead@gmail.com

2016 Event Schedule:

Friday: 6:30pm - Concert on the Lawn with the Excelsior Brigade Fife and Drum.

Saturday & Sunday: Camps open from 10 am to 4 pm
Battles Both Days at 2 pm

10:00am - "Sweet History" - “True Treats of the Civil War.”
Discover what Americans including Union and Confederate Soldiers ate for “sweet delights” as well as medicinal, roots, plants and confectioneries of the period.
Presented by Rita Reichle and Nancy Karasinski
 Hansen Nature Center


11:00am - Period Wedding - Amphitheater

12:30pm: "Songs and Stories of the Underground RR " by Christina Shrewsbury - Amphitheater
 

Medical Demonstrations - Tinker Horse Barn - ongoing and Following Battle

7:30pm: Saturday Evening Dance with City Fiddle 

Sunday, August 7th:

 10am Church Service (Public Welcome)

Noon: Ladies Dress Show and Tea at Noon - at the  Nature Center Pavilion

Medical Demonstrations - Tinker Horse Barn - ongoing and Following Battle

Hosted by:
28th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company E
1st Tennessee