Heritage Festival

Start Date/Time:
Saturday, May 19, 2018 10:00 AM
End Date/Time:
Saturday, May 19, 2018 3:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Category:
Featured Event
Location:
Description:
Enjoy a fun-filled day of educational, family friendly activities in one of Harris County’s most beautiful parks! Visit recreated confederate and union camps to learn about Civil War era lifestyles. Also take guided tours to discover the history of the recently discovered Spring Creek Park Cemetery. FREE event. Rain or shine. 

ACTIVITIES:
● Cemetery Tours 
● Civil War Battle Re-enactments 
● Cultural Demonstrations Crafts and Entertainment 
● Food Trucks 
● Archaeology Digs 
● Storytelling
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CALLING ALL HISTORY ENTHUSIASTS

Harris County Precinct 4 is recruiting re-enactors to participate in the Battle for the Powder Mill during its third annual Spring Creek Park Heritage Festival Saturday, May 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pre-registration is required. Positions in the Union and Confederate infantry, cavalry, and dismounted cavalry are available. Multiple artillery pieces are also needed for re-enactments and civilian demonstrations. 

Precinct 4 will distribute gun powder to all units and provide lunch. Overnight tent camping is available Friday and Saturday nights. A limited number of RV sites are also available by reservation. To receive a registration form, please contact Monte Parks at mtparks@hcp4.net with your e-mail address. Feel free to share this message with anyone else who may be interested.
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