Gettysburg has events scheduled all weekend long and we still have a few guest rooms open for this weekend. Stay at Pheasant Field Bed & Breakfast (slightly away from the crowds) and remember the events of that time:
November 19 - 146th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address An annual
observation with brief memorial services in the Soldiers' National Cemetery at 9:45 a.m. Sponsored by the Lincoln Fellowship of Pennsylvania, Gettysburg National Military Park, and the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.
November 21 - Remembrance Day Parade and Ceremonies An annual event held in conjunction with the Gettysburg Address anniversary. A parade of Civil War living history groups begins at 1:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
November 21 - Special tour of the Seminary Cupola and Schmucker Hall (Old Dorm), sponsored by the Adams County Historical Society and the Seminary Ridge Historic Preservation Foundation. For tickets, call 717-334-4723.
November 21 - 7 th Annual Remembrance Illumination, Soldiers' National
Cemetery Sponsored by the Gettysburg Foundation. Luminary candles will be placed on each Civil War grave as a testament to the sacrifices made here in 1863. For information contact the Foundation at (717) 338-1243.
This Saturday in Gettysburg, more people will be dressed in period clothing than ragular street clothes! Come with your civil war era costumes and join the commemoration!