Saturday, August 25th and Sunday, August 26th will be the seventh Annual General W. H. L. Wallace Memorial Weekend, entitled “La Salle County CIVIL WAR: WHL Wallace” will include many of the same features from previous year and several new ones. The encampment located at the FFA Land Lab in Seneca, IL.
For Event, Participant and Vendor information, please go to the Wallace drop down at the top of the page to see more or follow this link here.
Join us this year with General Sherman for battle, military drill formations, period medical demonstrations, coopering and blacksmith demonstrations. There will also be period sutler shops.
Food will be available at the event as well as breakfast on Sunday morning with the soldiers. Indoor bathrooms are available for use.
Saturday evening will feature an artillery night fire demonstration.
In addition to the Civil War encampment and battle, Sunday will include an early morning church service at for the soldiers with the public invited, as well as a chance to purchase breakfast and eat with the soldiers.
View event information here.
Reenactors information is here.
Vendors sign up here.