• Battle of Perryville Commemoration

    • Events & Festivals
    1825 Battlefield Road
    Perryville, KY 40468
    (859) 332-8631
    Hours:
    October 8-9, 2016

    About Us

    On Oct. 8, 1862, the Perryville battlefield was the site of the bloodiest Civil War battle fought in Kentucky. Each year, thousands of guests visit the site to watch a re-enactment of that clash, read more
    • About

      On Oct. 8, 1862, the Perryville battlefield was the site of the bloodiest Civil War battle fought in Kentucky. Each year, thousands of guests visit the site to watch a re-enactment of that clash, where re-enactors demonstrate military maneuvers that were used in the battle. There are living history encampments, a lecture series, book presenters, antique and vendor tents, a Commemoration Parade, ghost tours, Period Social and a ''Taste of 1862'' dinner featuring an authentic meal prepared over an open fire. Other fun activities include a barbecue cook off, beauty pageant, fun run, street dance, live music, and more.

      Get a full weekend schedule and more information at www.downtownperryville.com.





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    • Danville/Boyle County Convention and Visitors Bureau
      105 East Walnut Street Danville, KY 40422
      Phone: 859-236-7794 or 859-236-2361

      Visitors Center Open Mon - Fri 9am-Noon & 1-4pm

      Staff Contact Information: jennifer@historicdanvilleky.com | denise@historicdanvilleky.com  |   jamee@historicdanvilleky.com
       

       

       

       

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