May 30 – June 2, 2019 – Philipi, WV – Blue and Gray Reunion- Battle of Philipi

Experience early Civil War history at the 30th Annual Blue and Gray Reunion – Battle of Philippi Reenactment on May 30 – June 2, 2019 in downtown Philippi, West Virginia. Relive the year 1861, when the First Land Battle of the Civil War was fought. Blue and Gray Reunion – Battle of Philippi Reenactors will highlight important moments in the history that gives Philippi its historical significance. Confederate and Union troops will erect campsites which the public is invited to visit. Other activities during the weekend include artillery demonstrations, a little soldiers’ battle, an amputation re-enactment, a Grand Parade, live entertainment at the Courthouse Square Gazebo, a Civil War Ball, a 5K Run, Amateur Kayak Race, a Blue & Gray Community Choir Concert, Pie and Cupcake Contest at the Gazebo, a Quilt Show at The Market Place, Buggy Hay Rides, Courthouse tours, craft park, and food vendors. For More Information Mail: PO Box 911, Philippi, WV 26416 Phone: 304-457-3773 Email; information@blueandgrayreunion.org Philippi area contact: CVB at 304-457-3700

Schedules

  • Occurs Thursday, May 30th, 2019 — all day