Schedule

2020

Below is listed our schedule for 2019. Events in BOLD should be considered MAXIMUM effort events for the Sharpshooters.

“?” Dates will be added when more information is obtained.

 

February 22
Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
February 22-23 Battle of Aiken Reenactment
FYI. 5th MO/7th GA Infantry attending. For event information, see www.battleofaiken.org
Aiken, SC
Feb. 28-
March 1
Battle of Broxton Bridge Reenactment
US impression. Contact Mike Brown and Chris Burns for more information.
Ernhart, SC
March 7-8

Andersonville Prison Living History
CS/Civilian impressions
Contact Gene Harmon for registration information.

Andersonville, GA
March 14 Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
March 14-15 Fort Donelson Living History
GDRA Infantry & Artillery event. Early war CS impression. Artillery and infantry demos. Highly recommended that any infantry wanting to try artillery at Fort Donelson come to Pickett’s Mill in February. Contact Chris Burns and Heath Washington for more information.
Dover, TN
March 20-22 155th Battle of Bentonville Reenactment
GDRA Infantry event. US impression. Contact Chris Burns for more information.
Fair Oaks, NC
March 21 Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
April 4-5 Battle of Bridgeport Reenactment
GDRA Infantry event. US impression. There is a $5 pre-registration fee or a $10 walk-on fee. For information – www.siegeatbridgeport.com
Bridgeport, AL
April 11 Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
April 18 Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
April 25 Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
 April ?
CS Memorial Day – 10am
Arrive 9-930
Douglasville, GA
May 2-3
Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
May 9
Resaca Work Day
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Resaca, GA
May 16-17
Battle of Resaca
US/Civilian
Resaca, GA
May 18
Resaca Site Cleanup
GDRA All – if needed. Meet at 9:00 a.m. on Monday at the Reenactment Site. Trash pick up only.
Resaca, GA
May 29-31
Battle of Pickett’s Mill Reenactment
GDRA Infantry and Civilian. Anniversary weekend. US impression. For more information, contact Chris Burns.
Dallas, GA
June 13-14
Camp McDonald Living History
GDRA Infantry & Civilian event. CS, Militia and Civilian impression. Contact Chris Burns for more information.
Kennesaw, GA
July 18-19
Green Meadows Living History
GDRA Infantry, Artillery, and Civilians. CS Atlanta Campaign impression.  For more information, contact Chris Burns or Bradley Shumpert at Cobb County Parks.
Marietta, GA
July ???
Red Top Mountain Living History
GDRA Infantry, Artillery, and Civilians. More details to come. For more information, contact Chris Burns or Bradley Shumpert at Cobb County Parks.
Acworth, GA
August ???
Kennesaw Mountain NBP Living History
GDRA Infantry. 1st Tennessee CS impression. Possible event at the Cheatham Hill “Dead Angle.” More details to come. For more information, contact Chris Burns and Heath Washington (gdraartillery@gmail.com).
Kennesaw, GA
August ???
GDRA Board / Branch Meetings
GDRA All. Meetings to be held at the Red Top Mountain State Park. GDRA Board meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. Branch meetings to follow the Board meeting. Modern attire. Contact Chief of Staff Jeff Thornton for more information.
Acworth, GA
September 11-13
Battle of Tunnel Hill Reenactment
GDRA Infantry, Artillery, & Cavalry. GDRA has US command. US impression for all. Contact Chris Burns and Steve Lawler for more information
Tunnel Hill, GA
October 3-4
Allatoona Pass Living History
GDRA Infantry MAX EFFORT, Artillery, and Civilian event. CS and US Impression. Skirmish in the woods. Contact Chris Burns for more information
Cartersville, GA
November ???
Battle of Irwinville Reenactment
12th GA event. All GDRA Infantry are welcome to attend. US impression both days. Friday is School Day for about 500 kids and begins at 9:00am. Battle times are 2:30 on Saturday and 1:00 on Sunday. Three meals provided: Saturday dinner, Sunday breakfast, and Sunday lunch. Contact Jim Owens (12th GA) for more information.
Irwinville, GA
November 6-8
Battles for the Armory Reenactment –
GDRA Artillery & Cavalry event. All GDRA Infantry invited to attend. For more information, contact Steve Lawler and Mike Brown
Tallassee, AL
November ???
Night Museum Candlelight tours
Andersonville National Historic Site
We will be CS guards for this and also need federal prisoners.
Andersonville, GA
November ???
GDRA Board / Branch Meetings
GDRA All. Meetings to be held at the Red Top Mountain State Park. GDRA Board meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. Branch meetings to follow the Board meeting. Period attire. Contact Chief of Staff Jeff Thornton for more information.
Acworth, GA
December 12-13
Fort McAllister Living History
GDRA 5th MO/7th GA event & Cavalry (dismounted) event. All GDRA Infantry invited to attend. Saturday only living history from 10:00am – 4:00pm at the Fort McAllister Historic State Park. US impression. Registration required – no walk-ons. Contact John McMahan and Mike Brown for more information and registration
Richmond Hill, GA