157th Anniversary of the Battle of Cedar Creek

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The 157th Anniversary Reenactment of the Battle of Cedar Creek is here!

Gates will open at 9 am on Saturday and Sunday with the activities wrapping up at 5 pm on Saturday and 2 pm on Sunday.

There will be presentations from speakers on topics like the life of an infantryman, military medicine, secrets and spying during the war and more.

There will also be live demonstrations of artillery, cavalry, and of course, the battle reenactments.

For a full list of events and ticket information, head to ccbf.us.

Make sure to check out the luminaries in honor of the fallen soldiers around Middletown as well.

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News Maker Gary Rinkerman Pt. 2 on Cedar Creek’s reenactment

We continue our talk with Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation Vice President Gary Rinkerman in our latest news maker segment.

The good news is brought to you by the town of Front Royal.

Part one of our discussion on the battle of Cedar Creek Reenactment can be found here.

In this News Maker Gary explains the change up of the battle reenactment sequence.

Gary also explains how a reenactment is orchestrated and what goes on at such an event.

The Cedar Creek Reenactment takes place this weekend Oct. 16 and 17 in Middletown.

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