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2021 Schedule of Events



Events and dates are subject to change.

Jan. 23 Allatoona Pass Work Day - Allatoona, GA
GDRA All. Several trees are down and need to be cut up. All firewood will be donated to the Battle of Resaca Reenactment. Contact John Nash for more information.
Jan. 23 GDRA Board / Branch Meetings - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Meeting to be held at the Resaca City Hall, 330 Walker Street, Resaca, GA 30735 (just off I-75 exit #320). GDRA Board meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. Branch meetings will follow the Board meeting.
Jan. 23 Resaca Site Planning - Resaca, GA
TENTATIVE - GDRA/BOR Staff & Branch Commanders. Battle of Resaca logistics discussions will be held at the reenactment site following the GDRA Board and Branch meetings.
Jan. 23 28th GA Company Meeting - Resaca, GA
28th GA event. Meeting to be held at the Resaca City Hall, 330 Walker Street, Resaca, GA 30735 (just off I-75 exit #320) starting at 1:00p.m. The annual company membership dues are $17.50 per person ($10 goes to the company and $7.50 goes to the GDRA) and are due at the company meeting. Modern attire.
Jan. 30-31 Chickamauga Civil War Show - Dalton, GA
FYI. Located at the Dalton Convention Center, Dalton, GA. Hours are 9-5 on Saturday, 9-3 on Sunday. Admission is $10 for adults. The 28th GA may have a table at the show. Contact Jerry Holmes for more information.


Feb. 6 Resaca Work Day - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Feb. 19-21 *** CANCELED *** Battle of Olustee Reenactment - Olustee, FL
FYI. For event information, see www.battleofolustee.org
Feb. 19-21 Battle of Aiken Reenactment - Aiken, SC
FYI. 5th MO/7th GA Infantry attending. For event information, see www.battleofaiken.org
Feb. 20 *** CANCELED *** Resaca Work Day - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Feb. 20 *** CANCELED *** Drill at Pickett's Mill Battlefield - Dallas, GA
Burnt Hickory Guards event. Located at the Pickett's Mill Battlefield State Historic Site. Report at 9:00 a.m. Drill in the cornfield. Impression is CSA Army of Tennessee 1864, light marching order. Contact Bradley Shumpert for more information.
Feb. 26-28 Fort Harker School of Battalion - Stevenson, AL
GDRA Infantry and Artillery. Also includes a GDRA School of the Artillery. Hardee’s Guard Battalion event portraying the US 6th Kentucky with the 18th Alabama, 31st Alabama, Cotton States Battalion, 125th Ohio, and the Georgia Division. Located at Fort Harker, Sawmill Rd, Stevenson AL 35772 where Gen. William Rosecrans had his headquarters in July 1863. Western Federal uniform required. Contact Chris Burns for more information.
Feb. 28 GDRA Division Dues and Rosters Deadline
GDRA Unit Commanders. Last day to turn in the GDRA unit dues and rosters to GDRA Treasurer Joyce Toney.


Mar. 6-7 Battle of Broxton Bridge Reenactment - Ernhart, SC
GDRA Cavalry and Infantry event. Located at the Broxton Bridge Plantation about 1.5 hours from Augusta, GA. GDRA Infantry to all in with the GVB. US impression. Contact Mike Brown and Chris Burns for more information.
Mar. 13 *** CANCELED *** Resaca Work Day - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Mar. 20 Resaca Work Day - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Mar. 27-28 *** CANCELED *** Resaca Work Weekend - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.


Apr. 2-4 *** CANCELED *** Battle of Bridgeport Reenactment - Bridgeport, AL
GDRA Infantry event. US impression. There is a $5 pre-registration fee or a $10 walk-on fee. For information - www.siegeatbridgeport.com
Apr. 3-4 Resaca Work Weekend - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Apr. 9-11 Assault on Fort Blakeley Reenactment - Spanish Fort, AL
GDRA Infantry event. US impression. Located at Historic Blakeley Park, 34745 State Hwy 225, Spanish Fort, Alabama 36527. We are Company G, 34th Iowa Infantry. Battalion commander is Kevin Gray (our colonel at Mill Springs). Contact Chris Burns for more information.
Apr. 11 CSA Memorial Day Service - Marietta, GA
UPDATE: Moved from Saturday, April 10, to Sunday, April 11 at 2:00pm. GDRA Field Music event. All GDRA are welcome. CS impression. Located at the Marietta CSA Cemetery. Hosted by the Kennesaw Chapter 241 of the UDC. Memorial service starts at 2:00pm. Contact Barbara Gray of the Kennesaw Chapter 241 of the UDC for more information.
Apr. 17-18 Resaca Work Weekend - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
Apr. 18 CSA Memorial Day Service - Resaca, GA
28th Georgia MAXIMUM EFFORT event. All GDRA are welcome. CS impression. Hosted by the Gen. Stand Watie SCV Camp. Report at 12:30 p.m. at the Resaca Confederate Cemetery. Memorial service at 2:00pm. Contact Kirk Strange of the 28th GA for more information.


May 1-2 Resaca Work Weekend - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Important work weekend. Need all GDRA members who can attend. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
May 8 Resaca Work Day - Resaca, GA
GDRA All. Report at 9:00 a.m. at the Registration area.
May 14-16 Battle of Resaca Reenactment - Resaca, GA
GDRA MAXIMUM EFFORT event. US impression for Infantry - but will camp CSA. For information - www.georgiadivision.org/bor_reenactment.html
May 17 Resaca Site Cleanup - Resaca, GA
GDRA All - if needed. Meet at 9:00 a.m. on Monday at the Reenactment Site. Trash pick up only.
May 29 Battle of Pickett's Mill Reenactment - Dallas, GA
GDRA Infantry and Civilian. Anniversary weekend. Saturday only event. Located at the Pickett's Mill Battlefield State Historic Site. CSA impression. Camping can be setup onsite after 3pm on Friday, 5/28, and cleared out by 3pm on Sunday, 5/30. Reenactor parking will be located at the Pickett’s Mill Battlefield Family Group Shelter located at 6589 Hiram-Acworth Hwy. Living history demonstrations throughout the day with a battle tactical in the ravine at 2pm. For more information, contact Chris Burns or John Nash.


June 25-27 Battle of the Little Bighorn Reenactment - Garryowen, MT
GDRA Cavalry event. Located on the banks of the Little Bighorn River where Sitting Bull's Camp was between Crow Agency & Garryowen, MT (only 1 hour south of Billings, MT). Contact Mike Brown for more information.


July 4 Ellijay July 4th Parade - Ellijay, GA
FYI. 52nd GA event. CS Impression. For information, contact Andy Witt or 52nd Georgia.
July 4 Blue Ridge July 4th Parade - Blue Ridge, GA
28th GA event, but open to all GDRA Infantry. CS Impression. Need at least 10 rifles to participate. There will be firing during the parade. Meet at 9:00 a.m. at the 1st Baptist Church of Blue Ridge. There will be NO cookout after the parade this year. Contact Mike McHan (706-374-4223) - www.28thga.org - if you are attending.


Aug. TBD GDRA Board / Branch Meetings - Acworth, GA
GDRA All. Meetings to be held at the Red Top Mountain State Park, located at 50 Lodge Rd SE, Acworth, GA 30102. GDRA Board meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. Branch meetings to follow the Board meeting. Contact Chief of Staff Jeff Thornton for more information.


Sep. 10-12 Battle of Tunnel Hill Reenactment - Tunnel Hill, GA
GDRA Infantry, Artillery, & Cavalry. GDRA has US command. US impression for all. Contact Chris Burns and Steve Lawler for more information.
Sep. 17-19 Battle of Hurricane Shoals Reenactment - Maysville, GA
GDRA Cavalry event. Contact Mike Brown for more information.


Oct. 2-3 Allatoona Pass Living History - Cartersville, GA
GDRA Infantry MAX EFFORT, Artillery, and Civilian event. CS and US Impression. Skirmish in the woods. Contact Chris Burns for more information.
Oct. 22-24 Battle of Stones River Reenactment - Lebanon, TN
GDRA Infantry & Cavalry event. CS impression. Located on private property at Lebanon, TN. Hosted by The Atlanta Campaign. Event website: www.stonesriver2021.com. Contact Chris Burns, John Nash, and Mike Brown for more information.


Nov. 12-14 Battles for the Armory Reenactment - Tallassee, AL
GDRA Artillery & Cavalry event. All GDRA Infantry invited to attend. For more information, contact Steve Lawler and Mike Brown.
Nov. 13-14 Andersonville Prison Living History - Andersonville, GA
2nd GA Sharpshooters event, but open to all GDRA Infantry. Located at the Andersonville National Historic Site, 496 Cemetery Road, Andersonville, GA 31711. Need CSA guards and US prisoner impressions. Contact Gene Harmon (2nd GA Sharpshooters) or Jennifer Hopkins, Lead Park Ranger, 229-815-0283, for more information.
Nov. TBD Battle of Irwinville Living History - Irwinville, GA
12th GA event. All GDRA Infantry are welcome to attend. Located at the Jefferson Davis State Historic Site, take I-75 to Exit 78. US impression both days. Friday is School Day for about 500 kids and begins at 9:00am. Military encampment all weekend. Firing demontrations by US and CS troops. The Friends group gets state money for volunteer hours served so volunteers are needed. Contact Jim Owens (12th GA) for more information.


Dec. TBD GDRA Board / Branch Meetings - Acworth, GA
GDRA All. Meetings to be held at the Red Top Mountain State Park, located at 50 Lodge Rd SE, Acworth, GA 30102. Enter on the side door. GDRA Board meeting will start at 9:00 a.m. Branch meetings to follow the Board meeting. Contact Chief of Staff Jeff Thornton for more information.
Dec. 11-12 Fort McAllister Living History - Richmond Hill, GA
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.


Denotes Georgia Division MAXIMUM EFFORT events.


   





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