Wednesday, July 27, 2016

13th ANNUAL TINKER HOMESTEAD AND FARM MUSEUM “CIVIL WAR DAYS" Re-enactment and Living History



August 5th, 6th and 7th, 2016
Tinker Nature Park
1525 Calkins Road, Henrietta, NY

2016 Event Schedule:
Friday: 6:30pm - Concert on the Lawn with the Excelsior Brigade Fife and Drum. (Amphitheater)
Saturday & Sunday: Camps open from 10 am to 4 pm
Battles Both Days at 2 pm
Additional Programs:
Saturday August 6th
10:00am - "Sweet History" - “True Treats of the Civil War.”  (Hansen Nature Center)
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

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 and 1st Tennessee Dismounted Cavalry




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