Sunday, July 21, 2019

Upcoming Events 

All programs and events are free unless otherwise posted. 


April 5-7, 2019


"Two Weeks of Fury" Tour & Symposium

Three-day event featuring presentations and tours by noted historians. Tickets and more information available at fobb.net/2018Symposium


June 8, 2019

Women of War

Women of War gives a different perspective on how North Carolina’s military history. Hear how women took part during times of conflict from the American Revolution through today's military.



August 24, 2019


Life on Campaign 

Hear the roar of cannon fire! Learn how artillery regiments loaded and fired during the Civil War.  Infantry displays by the 27th NC Co. D will showcase a common soldier’s daily life.  

Demonstrations will occur throughout the day.


October 19, 2019


Fall Festival

Bring the family and celebrate fall at Bentonville Battlefield!  Activities include wagon rides, carnival games based on 19th century games, corn shucking contest, townball (19th century baseball), and more! Interpreters will be demonstrating common 19th century domestic skills such as open-hearth cooking, sewing, spinning, and more! Concessions available on site. 

December 7, 2019


A Civil War Christmas 

Come celebrate a Civil War Christmas during this Holiday open house event. Visitors can enjoy cookies and cider while listening to period music. Members from the 27th NC Co. D will demonstrate how soliders spent their holidays.


The Friends of Bentonville Battlefield is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization.