Press Release

For Immediate Release 


Event Date:  July 19-20, 2014

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



Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, July 1, 2014 ( -  The Ice Cream Social is now joining the Civil War Encampment this year at Old Falls Village, (, Menomonee Falls, WI, Saturday and Sunday July 19th and 20th, located at the SW corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q. 
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 Saturday, July 19th from 10-5pm and Sunday July 20th from 10-4pm. 
Admission:  Adults $5, Children 12 and under $2 and under 5 free. 
There will be food by the Holy Smokers and Sutler Way vendors. Activities include cricket games, children’s games, Kettle Corn, hands-on pioneer activities in the Barn, Train Depot Gift Shop and Silent Auction (ending at 1pm Sunday).  Speakers will be on hand including Mrs. Michna presenting as Cordelia Harvey, Sunday at 12:30pm.
Free admission between 10-11am both days.  Free admission for Military Veterans all weekend with ID. 
Visitors will enjoy history, view displays, hear speakers and listen to the Regimental Volunteer Band of Wisconsin (Sunday). 
New this year is the  children’s old-fashioned games, 100% participant Cricket Game on Saturday and a silent auction.  The battle reenactment takes place at 2pm both days.
The event benefits the Menomonee Falls Historical Society. Free Parking.


 Contact & Media Visits  


Media Contact: Nancy Greifenhagen, Nancy G Photography


Phone: 262-255-6923

Media Visits: Complimentary media visits welcome


Menomonee Falls Historical Society Old Falls Village
SW Corner of Pilgrim Rd. and County Line Rd. Q