Hainesville’s Civil War Reenactment

October 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Northbrook Sports Club
Trustee George E. Duberstein


Saturday, October 19th, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.
Sunday, October 20th, 2019, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Relive history as knowledgeable re-enactors, both military and civilian in period garb, recreate an American Civil War Encampment and Battle in a rural setting in Hainesville, Illinois. Event highlights include: narrated military battles between Union and Confederate forces, military and civilian bivouacs and encampments, historical presentations by such special guests as Abraham Lincoln, General Grant, and Elijah Haines (village founder) among others. There will also be period music, souvenirs and food vendors. Opportunities will exist for visitors to question participants about their knowledge of and their character’s role in that period of our history. Admission is FREE. Parking fee is $10 per vehicle. Additional event information and re-enactor registration can be found on the on the panels below.

Click here to view the 2019 Event Flyer

Click here to view the Directions to the Event Site

Click here to view the Schedule of Events

Click here to view the Event Site Map

Click here to view the Event Site Map Key

Click here to view the Sponsor List

Click here to view the Sponsor/Donation Form

 Click here to view the Re-enactor registration and waiver forms 

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Tracy dreams of someday being considered a “cool” mom and she can still remember the days when she had time to put on makeup in the morning. She is a young, single, stay-at-home mom to an awesome little boy named Jayden. She recently graduated college with a degree in Early Childhood Education and has lived in various parts of Lake County her whole life. Every day, she and her son set off in her Jeep, rocking a pair of oversized sunglasses, in search of a new and exciting adventure to go on. In her free time she enjoys photography, reading, dancing, yoga, shopping, and pinning kid’s activities on Pinterest. She truly believes that if she was given enough Starbucks that she could rule the world.

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