Battery G – 2022 Schedule
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April 22-24 Grant’s Homefront (Galena, IL)
Event is back to it’s normal date this year.
April 29-May 1 A Call To Arms (Morton, IL)
May 5-6 Midway Village School Days (Rockford, IL)
This event was supposed to be four days, but the school district shortened the event to just 2 days Thursday and Friday.
May 14 Camp Kane #1 (St. Charles, IL)
Living history and may be able to fire the cannon this year.
May 27-29 Mayfest (Mt. Carroll, IL)
Living history at the old collage
May 30 Memorial Day (Bartlett, IL)
Tim Tedrick will bring is gun to the cemetery to fire at the end of the ceremony. Arrive around 9am before the roads are closed for the parade.
There is also a military time-line event in Dixon,IL this day as well if that is closer for you.
June 10-12 Days of the Blue and Gray (Nappannee, IN)
Reenactment at the Amish farm.
June 24-26 Old Settler Days (Lanark, IL)
Battery G is the host unit for this reenactment. Will need as many people as possible to help with running the event, setup and tear-down.
This is a double-point event.
July 3 Fourth of July Concert (Freeport, IL)
Cannon speed drill for the 1812 Overture.
July 9 Camp Fuller (Rockford, IL)
Midway Village is getting back into Civil War events with this 1-day event about the city during the war. If it goes well, may have a larger event next year.
July 29-31 Dekalb County (Genoa)
This is a military time-line event at the Genoa Veterans Home. May fire half-charges if we can get a safe location.
August 19-21 Galesburg Heritage Days (Galesburg, IL)
The annual Galesburg Civil War and frontier rendezvous event.
September 17 Camp Kane #2 (St. Charles, IL)
Second event of the year at Camp Kane, this time close to the anniversary of its’ founding.
October 14-16 Hainesville Reenactment (Hainesville, IL)
The event organizers are hoping this reenactment will rival the old event at Dollenger Farm.