Saturday, August 31st
Living History reenactment promoting the rich Civil War history of SouthWest Missouri and SouthEast Kansas. This event takes place on the grounds of the Crawford County Historical Museum in Pittsburg, KS. We will be demonstrating the everyday life of the Union and Confederate soldier along with musket and cannon firing demonstrations. Battle reenactments at 11am & 2pm on Saturday, August 31st. Visit civilians in period dress talking about life on the homefront during the war along with demonstrations of 19th century skills such as blacksmithing, stone carving, basket weaving, rope making, dutch oven cooking, plus more. This is a free and family friendly event held in conjunction with Pittsburg's Little Balkans Days Festival.