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Groveton: Battle of Blackjack Grove, Civil War Weekend in Groveton, TX


February 15, 2019 (All day) to February 17, 2019 (All day)
4th Annual Battle of Blackjack Grove, Groveton TX

The Battle of Blackjack Grove, Groveton, Texas
Brought to you by the Trinity County Chamber of Commerce and The 3rd Regiment of Texas Cavalry Living History Troupe.

Come and witness history come to life! The Trinity County Chamber of Commerce will host a living history camp, complete with 19th century battles on February 15, 16, and 17 2019. Feel the ground shake as cavalry charge to battle; hear cannons roar as artillery fire; and watch infantry clash in combat.

Camps will open Friday from 9 AM to 2 PM for school children from across the area on School Day. On Saturday and Sunday, Camps will open for the general public at 9 AM with battles at 2 PM on Saturday and 2 PM on Sunday. A 19th century ball will be held on Saturday night starting at 7 PM. Church services will be held at 10 AM on Sunday.

CIVIL WAR WEEKEND SCHEDULE HIGHLIGHTS
February 15-17, 2019
2/15/19 Friday - Living History School Day
School Day 9:00 - 2:00
(students/chaperones only - not open to public)
Skirmish @ 1:30 pm
2/16/19 Saturday
Parade with battle in town @ 10:00 a.m.
Camps are open to public @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Battle 2:00 pm
Dinner/Dance 7:00 pm
2/17/19 Sunday -
Church Service on Grounds @ 10:00 am
Battle 1:30 pm

Location

  • pin Groveton Indian Athletic Complex
  • 94 East @ 6th Street
  • Groveton, Texas
  • 75845

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Fees

  • Adults $5.00
    Kids 12 & under $1.00