October 12 – 13, 2019 – Princeton, IL – Shadow of the Blue and Gray

Relive Civil War history at the 22nd Annual Shadows of the Blue and Gray Civil War Festival on October 12-13, 2019 at City County Park in Princeton, Illinois. Reenactors and Civil War buffs will converge on Princeton from all over the Midwest for two days of Civil War battle re-enactments, storytelling, music, dance and more. Shadows of the Blue and Gray presents a unique opportunity for history enthusiasts to not only learn about life during the 1860s, but to actually immerse themselves in a sort of living play about the Civil War era. Location: City County Park Hwy 26 Princeton, IL 61356 City County Park is located approximately 0.7 mile north of Interstate 80, Princeton Exit 56. Traveling north from I-80 (Main Street/Route 26) the entrance to the park has a sign and is on the right-hand side of the road.For more information: Call 815-878-1861


  • Occurs Saturday, October 12th, 2019 — all day