Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: July 18 to 19, 2015

 

 

Civil War Encampment and Ice Cream Social at Old Falls Village, Menomonee Falls, WI

 

The event benefits the Menomonee Falls Historical Society.

 

Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, July 1, 2015 - The Ice Cream Social has joined the Civil War Encampment again this year at Old Falls Village, (www.OldFallsVillage.com) Saturday and Sunday, July 18th and 19th, located at the SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q., Menomonee Falls, WI. 
 
Join the old-fashioned family fun at Old Falls Village while enjoying an ice cream.  One free ice cream to all who come to the Civil War Encampment on Saturday, July 18th from 10-5pm and Sunday, July 19th from 10-4pm. 
 
 
Admission:  Adults $6, Children 12 and under $2, Under 5 free. Free admission to Military Veterans all weekend with Military ID.  Free parking.

 

There will be children’s games, Kettle Corn, hands-on pioneer activities in the Barn, Train Depot Gift Shop and Silent Auction (ending at 1pm Sunday).  Great speakers including Mrs. Michna presenting as Mary Todd Lincoln on Saturday at 3:00pm and also presenting Sunday 12:30pm as Mary Ann Bickerdyke “To Heal A Nation.”
 
Listen to The Narrow Road Singers (Saturday) and the Regimental Volunteer Band of Wisconsin (Sunday). 
 
 
New this year: children’s old-fashioned games, Bake Sale, Art Show and a silent auction.  Watch for the first time a parade of the re-enactors and all Veterans welcome to march around the grounds Saturday morning at 10:30am.  Watch the Battle re-enactment 2:00pm both days.

 

Food is provided by the Holy Smokers and Sutler Way vendors. 
 
The event benefits the Menomonee Falls Historical Society.
 
Full Event Information:
www.OldFallsVillage.com. mfhistory@yahoo.com. 262-250-3901 


 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Nancy Greifenhagen

Email: nancygphoto@wi.rr.com

Phone: (262) 255-2923

Media Visits: Complimentary media visits for journalists on assignment or with approved credentials. If you are unable to accept a courtesy visit, a press rate can be negotiated.

Web: www.oldfallsvillage.com

 

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Civil War Encampment and Ice Cream Social at Old Falls Village

Event Date: July 18 to 19, 2015

Event Location: Old Falls Village, N76w15791 County Line Rd Q, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

Admission: Adults $6, Children Under 12 $2, Under 5 Free

Web: www.oldfallsvillage.com

Contact: Nancy Greifenhagen, nancygphoto@wi.rr.com, (262) 255-2923

Description: The Ice Cream Social has joined the Civil War Encampment again this year at Old Falls Village, (www.OldFallsVillage.com) Saturday and Sunday, July 18th and 19th, located at the SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q., Menomonee Falls, WI. Join the old-fashioned family fun at Old Falls Village while enjoying an ice cream.  One free ice cream to all who come to the Civil War Encampment on Saturday, July 18th from 10-5pm and Sunday, July 19th from 10-4pm.   

 


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