Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

NATIONAL CIVIL WAR BALL

 REMEMBRANCE DAY NOVEMBER 20, 2010, 9PM TO 1AM

 GETTYSBURG , PENNSYLVANIA

 

 SPONSORED BY THE NATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF

 SONS OF UNION VETERANS OF THE CIVIL WAR

 HELD AT THE EISENHOWER CONFERENCE CENTER, ROUTE 15, SEVERAL MILES SOUTH OF GETTYSBURG.

  

CAP OFF A DAY OF PARADES AND CEREMONIES BY ATTENDING THIS PREMIER CIVIL WAR BALL HELD EACH YEAR. MEMBERS OF CIVIL WAR HEREDITARY GROUPS, BOTH UNION AND CONFEDERATE, AND ALL MILITARY AND CIVILIAN REENACTORS AND INTERESTED PERSONS ARE WELCOME TO JOIN IN THE FESTIVITIES. THE PROCEEDS FROM THE BALL ARE GIVEN TO THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK TO USE FOR PRESERVATION OR REPAIR OF ANY ITEMS IN THE PARK THEY DEEM IN NEED. IN THE LAST TEN YEARS, $56,000 HAS BEEN RAISED.

 

AUTHENTIC CIVIL WAR MUSIC WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE 28TH PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL MILITARY BAND WITH DANCEMASTER LARRY KEENER-FARLEY AND THE VICTORIAN DANCE ENSEMBLE LEADING THE DANCING. CAKE WALK FOR THE LADIES AND DOOR PRIZES. PHOTOGRAPHER AVAILABLE

  

PERIOD DRESS IS ENCOURAGED BUT NOT REQUIRED, HOWEVER, PROPER DRESS IS REQUESTED. SNACKS PROVIDED, CASH BAR AVAILABLE.

 

TICKETS ARE NOW $20 IF PURCHASED IN ADVANCE,

$25 AT THE DOOR.

Click here for the National C.W. Ball form (PDF) 

Click here for the Flyer (PDF)

 TO PURCHASE TICKETS, MAKE CHECK OUT TO “NATIONAL CIVIL WAR BALL” AND MAIL TO COL. BUD ATKINSON, 1016 GORMAN STREET, PHILA. PA 19116-3719. 215-673-1688, E-MAIL Bud-Atkinson@comcast.net. INCLUDE STAMPED SELF ADDRESSED ENVELOPE FOR RETURN OF TICKETS. (Tickets for checks received after November 14th will be distributed at the door).

 


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