Featuring multiple era encampments and displays of the Revolutionary War era, the Barbary Coast Wars, the War of 1812, the American Civil War, World War II, the Vietnam War, the Persian Gulf War, the War on Terror, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan, and our present day mission preparedness.


2019 Event Schedule
   
TIME Saturday, November 9th
9:00 AMEvent Opens to the Public
Free Admission and Parking
9:15 AMOpening Ceremony Flag Raising
(Courtyard)
9:30 AMWeapons Demo
(Courtyard)
10:00 AMMilitary Vehicle Presentation
(Courtyard)
*10:45 AM* Veterans Day Parade Military Vehicle Convoy Leaves Site
11:00 AMLecture Series Begins
Brig. General (ret.) Edward Donnelly "The Evolution of "Levels of War" - From Napoleon to Nangarhar"
(Barn)
12:00 NoonVeterans Recognition Program
Veterans Luncheon
(Veteran Area)
Hosted by Honor Flight of Northeast TN and Borderview Christian Church
*12:30 - 12:45 approx.* Veterans Day Parade Convoy returns
1:00 PM Lecture Series #2
Dr. Henry J. Antkiewicz, professor of history - ETSU "Polish heroes of the American Revolution"
(Barn)
2:00 PM WWII Battle
(Lower Field near Still House)
2:30 PMLecture Series #3
Dr. Stephen G. Fritz, professor of history -ETSU "Hitler as Military Commander"
(Barn)
3:30 PMVietnam War Battle
(Lower Field near Still House)
4:30 PMOnsite Event Closes for the Day
5:00 PM - 8:00 PMHonor Flight Dinner / Dance
(University Parkway Baptist Church)
Join us for an evening of great food and entertainment
No admission Fee - Donations Only
Open to the public!
219 University Pkwy
Johnson City, TN 37604
   
TIME Sunday, November 10th
10:00 AMEvent Opens to the Public
Free Admission and Parking
10:30 AMWorship Service
(Barn)
12:00 NoonWeapons Demo
(Courtyard)
1:00 PM - 4:00 PMBattle Scenarios, Vehicle and Living History Presentations throughout the day
4:00 PMEvent Closes for the Day

 

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2018 Event Schedule
 
TIME Friday, November 8th
Friday - November 8th Middle School, Jr. High, Sr. High
College Student - Senior Citizen Groups
Education Day
(Closed to the General Public - RSVP Required)
 
TIME Saturday, November 9th
9:00 AM Displays Open to the Public - Free Admission and Parking!
10:00 AM Opening Ceremony - National Anthem - Courtyard
10:15 AM NEW! Lecture Series #1 featuring Brigadier General Edward Donnelly
Adjunct Professor of History - East Tennessee State University
"A Multimedia Overview of the Battle of Chancellorsville" - History Center
11:00 AM Weapons and Tactics Demonstration from the Revolution to Vietnam - Courtyard *
11:15 AM NEW! Lecture Series #2 featuring Dr. Stephen G. Fritz
Professor - Department of History - East Tennessee State University
"How America Defeated Germany in WWII" - History Center
11:30 AM Flag Retirement Ceremony - Courtyard
NEW! Featuring a Patriotic Performance by Loretta Bowers
Noon Veteran Luncheon & Recollection Program - Barnyard
with Musical Introduction from the Sweet Adelines NEW!
12:15 PM NEW! Lecture Series #3 featuring Ruth Peterson Bailey
Adjunct Professor of Cyberlaw - East Tennessee State University
"Dad Had No Boys"- Four Military Sisters in WWII - History Center
1:15 PM Civil War Battle *
2:30 PM WWII Battle *
3:45 PM Vietnam War Battle *
4:45 PM Event Closes for the Day
6:00 PM until 10PM NEW! Honor Flight Northeast Tennessee Social Dinner and Dance - VFW Post 2108
Join us for an evening of great food and entertainment.  No Admission Fee - Donations Only
Open to all Veterans, Living Historians and the Public
2518 Jim Funkhouser Rd; Johnson City, Tennessee 37604
 
TIME Sunday, November 10th
9:00 AM Displays Open to the Public - Free Admission and Parking! 
10:00 AM Flag Raising - Courtyard
10:30 AM Period Worship Service - Visitors Center
11:15 AM NEW! Lecture Series #4 featuring Ruth Peterson Bailey
Adjunct Professor of Cyberlaw - East Tennessee State University
"Dad Had No Boys"- Four Military Sisters in WWII - History Center
Noon Weapons and Gear Presentation - Courtyard *
12:15 PM NEW! Lecture Series #5 - TBA - History Center
12:30 PM Veteran Recollection Program - Barnyard
1:15 PM Civil War Battle *
2:30 PM WWII Battle *
3:45 PM Vietnam War Battle *
4:45 PM Closing Ceremony - Courtyard

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