Calendar of Events

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Ongoing Opportunities

Last Full Measure of Devotion

  • May 23 to 25 at 9 AM

memorial day.jpgMonocacy National Battlefield commemorates Memorial Day by honoring the casualties of the battle with an installation of 2,200 historic flags. Read More

  • Monocacy National Battlefield

    5201 Urbana Pike
    Frederick, MD 21704
  • Website
    301-662-3515

Author Reading: Dennis Frye/Catherine Magi's "Confluence: Harpers Ferry as Destiny"

  • May 28 at 7 PM

Confluence Cover Image.jpgHear the history of Harpers Ferry in this livestreamed event. Read More

  • Facebook Live - Authors Reading Aloud

  • Website

Living History Weekend at the Pry House

  • June 13 & 14 at 11 AM

87th pa social 2019.jpgExperience history come to life at the Pry House during a special living history weekend on June 13 and 14. Read More

  • Pry House Field Hospital Museum

    18906 Shepherdstown Pike
    Keedysville, MD 21756
  • Website
    301-695-1864
    $

Antietam Battlefield Guide Program: Artillery Leaders at Antietam

  • June 13 at 2 PM

knapps artillery battery antietam loc.jpgLearn more about the little known and understudied artillery leaders who shaped the outcome of the Battle of Antietam. Read More

  • Pry House Field Hospital Museum

    18906 Shepherdstown Pike
    Keedysville, MD 21756
  • Website
    301-695-1864
    $

Hidden History: Slavery at Monocacy

  • June 13 at 1 PM

best farm grain.jpgLearn about the remarkable history of slavery on Monocacy National Battlefield's Best Farm, once known as L'Hermitage. Read More

  • Monocacy National Battlefield

    Best Farm (Tour Stop #1)
    Frederick, MD 21701
  • Website
    301-662-3515

Author Reading - Ed Maliskas' "From John Brown to James Brown"

  • June 14 at 7 PM

john brown to james brown.jpgHear the story of the Kennedy Farm where John Brown stayed before his famous raid on Harpers Ferry and how it became a music mecca for R&B musicians 100 years later. Read More

  • Facebook Live - Authors Reading Aloud

  • Website

Box Lunch Talk - Beyond the Sale Sign: History of Distinctive Properties in Carroll County

  • June 16 at 12 PM

Join the Historical Society of Carroll County for a talk on historic houses and estates in Carroll County. Read More

  • Grace Hall, Grace Lutheran Church

    21 Carroll Street
    Westminster, MD 21157
  • 410-848-6494
    $

Twilight Hikes

  • June 20 at 8 PM

deer cannon.jpgTake a hike after dark with a ranger on Monocacy National Battlefield. Read More

  • Monocacy National Battlefield

    5201 Urbana Pike
    Frederick, MD 21704
  • Website
    301-662-3515

Talks at the Tavern- Owing to the confusion and excitement of the Battle of Antietam

  • June 25 at 7 PM

Cockeys.jpgJay Graybeal, chief curator at the Army Heritage and Education Center, will discuss his great great grandfather's fight to recover damages from the Union Army's destruction of his crops during the Antietam and Gettysburg Campaigns. Read More

  • Cockey's Koontz-Yingling Learning Center

Artillery Demonstrations

  • June 27 at 11 AM

union artillery.jpgSee artillery firing demonstration at Antietam National Battlefield. Read More

  • Antietam National Battlefield

    5831 Dunker Church Rd.
    Sharpsburg, MD 21782
  • Website
    301-432-5124
    $

Living History Demonstrations

  • June 28 at 11 AM

cmf.jpgVolunteers from the Confederate Military Forces will provide combined infantry and artillery firing demonstration programs at Antietam National Battlefield. Read More

  • Antietam National Battlefield

    5831 Dunker Church Rd.
    Sharpsburg, MD 21782
  • Website
    301-432-5124
    $

Salute to Independence

  • July 4 at 7 PM

salute.jpgCelebrate the Fourth of July at Antietam National Battlefield with a concert by the Maryland Symphony Orchestra. Read More

  • Antietam National Battlefield

    5831 Dunker Church Rd.
    Sharpsburg, MD 21782
  • Website
    301-432-5124

156th Anniversary of the Battle of Monocacy Tour

  • July 9 at 9 AM

Worthington.jpgTake a car-caravan tour of Monocacy National Battlefield with a ranger and learn what happened on the battlefield on that day 156 years ago. Read More

  • Monocacy National Battlefield

    5201 Urbana Pike
    Frederick, MD 21704
  • Website
    301-662-3515

Battle of Monocacy Commemoration Weekend

  • July 10-12 at 9 AM

battle of monocacy.jpgCommemorate the 156th anniversary of the Battle of Monocacy with living history, ranger programs, activities for children and more. Read More

  • Monocacy National Battlefield

    5201 Urbana Pike
    Frederick, MD 21704
  • Website
    301-662-3515

Living History Weekend

  • July 11 & 12 at 10 AM

living history monocacy.jpgSee firing demonstrations on Monocacy National Battlefield during July's living history weekend. Read More

  • Monocacy National Battlefield Visitor Center

    5201 Urbana Pike
    Frederick, MD 21704
  • Website
    301-662-3515

Antietam Battlefield Guide Program: Hood’s Division and the Union Right Flank

  • July 11 at 2 PM

john bell hood loc.jpgLearn about some of the heaviest fighting at the Battle of Antietam at the infamous Cornfield. Read More

  • Pry House Field Hospital Museum

    18906 Shepherdstown Pike
    Keedysville, MD 21756
  • Website
    301-695-1864
    $

Infantry Demonstrations

  • July 11 & 12 at 11 AM

28th NC.jpgSee infantry firing demonstrations performed by volunteers portraying the 12th South Carolina at Antietam National Battlefield. Read More

  • Antietam National Battlefield

    5831 Dunker Church Rd.
    Sharpsburg, MD 21782
  • Website
    301-432-5124
    $

From Civil War to Civil Rights: Expanding the Vote

  • July 18 at 1 PM

15th amndmnt.jpgFind out what the Civil War and Reconstruction have to do with voting rights in this talk at Monocacy National Battlefield. Read More

  • Monocacy National Battlefield

    5201 Urbana Pike
    Frederick, MD 21704
  • Website
    301-662-3515

Civil War Encampment and Living History

  • July 18 & 19 at 9 AM

Civil-War-Union-drumbugle_500x500.jpgTwo days of special events commemorate Civil War history at the historic Union Mills Homestead. Read More

  • Union Mills Homestead

    3311 Littlestown Pike
    Westminster, MD 21158
  • Website
    410-848-2288
    $

Funkstown's Day in the Park

  • July 18 at 8 AM

battle of funkstown.jpgEnjoy a packed day in Funkstown, with Civil War living history encampments, a 5k run/walk with a historic twist, wine tastings, vendors, fireworks and more. Read More

  • Funkstown Community Park

  • Website
    301-791-0948

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