Civil War Days on Angel Island – June 4 and 5, 2016

EXPERIENCE 1860’S UNION ARMY POST LIFE DURING ANGEL ISLAND CIVIL WAR DAYS.

Angel Island State Park invites you to “step back in time” and experience a slice of life on Angel Island with the recreation of an 1860’s Union Army post during the Civil War on:

Saturday June 4, 2016 and June 5, 2016 from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm

Captain Maggie encourages everyone to take part in this free event taking place at Camp Reynolds located on Angel Island State Park offering the public a rare opportunity to experience Angel Island State Park’s “living history” through live demonstrations and activities the whole family will enjoy such as:

-Witness exciting mock battles between Union and Confederate forces by historic re-enactors and park volunteers on the parade ground at 12:30 p.m. both days
-Experience Cannon firings and Camp Reynolds tours throughout the day
-Meet the ladies working in the camp kitchen and take in the aroma of bread baking
-Show your support for the Union Army by coloring your own flag to take home!
-Visitors to Camp Reynolds can become “recruits” to the Union Army with the opportunity to bake bread in the camp kitchen!

For additional information please call 415-435-3161 or email teresa.pope@parks.ca.gov