Civil War Battle Reenactment
@ Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park
Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:00am EST to Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 5:00pm EST
Adults - $10
School-age children - $5
Pre-school age children - FREE
Located in the Northeast region at:
Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park
5815 Battlefield Trail Road
Olustee, FL 32087
Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park, Florida’s first state park, will commemorate the 155th anniversary of the Civil War and host the 43rd Annual Reenactment of the Battle of Olustee Feb. 15-17, 2019. Throughout the weekend, more than 2,000 demonstrators will present living history impressions of military and civilian life at the time of Florida’s largest Civil War battle.
The living history weekend features a Civil War-era battle reenactment on Saturday at 3:30 p.m., as well as the reenactment of the Battle of Olustee on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. Period music concerts and crafts, lectures, battlefield surgical practices and the lives of both soldiers and civilians during the war will be portrayed by re-enactors. Military camps and drills by infantry and artillery are scheduled throughout the weekend. Color ceremonies, Cavalry, Authentic camps, exhibits, food and much more.
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On Friday, Feb. 15, educational programs are planned for students. School groups may call (386) 397-7005 to register for the event.
Food concessions will be available.
Pets are not allowed at the Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park during the reenactment.