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​​​Sons of Confederate Veterans
Tallassee Armory Guards
Camp 1921 of Tallassee, AL

SCV Emblem Gold

Battles for the Armory 2017

 A FOUR DAY EVENT - November 9th, 10th, 11th, & 12th in Tallassee, Alabama

  
School Day Thursday November 9th.   
 See our Tallassee "Battles for the Armory" School Day
Facebook page for additional information.  
  
Special Events To Be Announced Friday November 10th.  
  
Battles are Saturday & Sunday, November 11th & 12th @ 2:00pm​​

Also included Saturday and Sunday is our NEW Talisi Arts & Crafts Fair.

Gates open at 9:00am. 

Regular admission $5.00 per person. Children 11 and under get in FREE.
  
        Tallassee Living History and Heritage Days, brought to you by The Tallassee Armory Guards (SCV Camp 1921) in conjunction with the new Talisi Cotton Belles (OCR Chapter 020), is a 4 day Veteran’s Weekend celebration featuring School Day the Battles for the Armory live Civil War Reenactment and the new Talisi Arts & Crafts Fair. Located on the Historic Gibson's View Plantantion where there will be expansive open fields well suited to cavalry, camping areas with piped water and shower facilities, and modern camping areas with water only. If the Lord provides water, we will provide hay for cavalry horses. Come see what the excitement is all about!

        This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Battles for the Armory annual event. We have a spectacular event planned beginning Thursday with our School Day Living History Encampment where students will experience history of the 1860s to include culture, crafts, homemaking, dance, dress, weapons, toys, soap making, battle, medicine and much more giving the students new insight into day to day life during the 1860s.

        The public is invited to join us Saturday and Sunday for a very family-oriented, fun-filled, and educational weekend event you don't want to miss out on. You will see a live portrayal of a Civil War battle, hosted by the 53rd Alabama Cavalry reenactors, along with  many attractions to include a working blacksmith shop, carriage rides over the plantation, period foods, modern concession stands, crafts, and our usual Sutler's Village providing unique shopping opportunities of WBTS items for reenactors and the general public.

        You will also have the unique opportunity to stroll through and shop our new Arts & Crafts Fair both Saturday and Sunday. There will be a variety of hand made items to shop from including woodworking, painting, jewerly, soap, candles, knives, and many other specialty items. We invite Arts and Crafts vendors of all types to join us as we bring the Talisi Arts & Crafts Fair to life. Vendor fee is waived this year. Please contact us for an application. 


Visit this site often for official information and updates.
     
Directions to:
Battles for the Armory
19359 Rifle Range Rd.
Tallassee, AL 36078


From I85:
Take the AL-229 N
EXIT 26, toward Tallassee.
Go approximately 6 miles.
Turn left onto Rifle Range Rd.
Go 1 mile. Site is on the right.  
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