Tuesday, February 28, 2017

WE ARE RESCHEDULED TO AUGUST 28-29 FOR 2021


THE GALENA EVENT IS RESCHEDULED. THE EVENT WILL BE
AUGUST 28-29, 2021


GRANT'S HOME FRONT EVENT
 RESCHEDULED TO AUGUST 2021
FOR ONLY THE YEAR 2021

GRANT’S HOME FRONT: Join us in historic Galena, Illinois for the Seventh year of U.S. Grant’s Home Front in Galena IN 2021.  Experience a great event run by reenactors in this 1860’s town. 

Over 4,000 public visited this event last year! 

Battles each day: Saturday at 11:30 am, Sunday at 1:30 pm

Amenities include a home-cooked breakfast on Saturday. Discounts available for period dressed reenactors at the restaurants in Galena. 
Seeking both Confederate and Union Infantry for battles fought along the riverfront. Artillery and Medical are by special invitation only. Dismounted Cavalry (no horses please). 
Special Civilian Camping for the Event. 




THIS IS A ONE YEAR SHIFT TO AUGUST FOR ONLY 2021

WE WILL RETURN TO OUR USUAL APRIL DATE IN 2022




Tuesday, July 28, 2015

SCENES FROM -- GRANT'S TRIUMPHANT RETURN LIVING HISTORY

General & Mrs. Grant's escort at his new home in Galena, Illinois

GRANT'S TRIUMPHANT RETURN
AUGUST 22 - 23, 2015
Civilians from Galena join the Grant's at the house


Thank you SCHOEP'S Ice Cream 
for your donation to the event!





Monday, April 27, 2015

SCENES FROM GRANT'S HOME FRONT REENACTMENT APRIL, 2015

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR SPONSORS AND OUR REENACTORS THAT WERE PART OF 
GRANT'S HOME FRONT!


National Rifle Association
Palace Campground
Blaum Bros Distillery
Chef Ivo’s
Galena Brewing Company
Hawk Valley Retreat Bed & Cottages
Galena Fortnightly
Fried Green Tomatoes
Annie Wiggins Guest House
Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers of Galena (BestofGalena.com)
Galena Gazette
Visit Galena
Galena/Jo Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau
City of Galena
Boy Scouts of America-Blackhawk Area Council
Bellaire Guest House







Tuesday, March 4, 2014

TRI-STATE PRESENTS TO SCALES MOUNDS SCHOOLS

 On November 6, 2014 Tri-State presented to Scales Mounds students in Grades 4-12. Dance and medicine were topics presented to the students.

Students are learning what soldiers died 
from during the Civil War.

You too can learn to dance at Scales Mounds School!