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March 25, 2023

Civil War Days is a blast from the past

Courtesy of the San Benito County Historical Society:

Civil War Days is coming Sept. 7 and Sept. 8 to the San Benito County Historical Park.

San Benito County Historical Society and the National Civil War Association invite you bring the family and step back in time for two days of Living History re-enacted.

The event will include two battle scenarios daily with cannon fire. Visitors can peruse soldiers’ camps, see historical demonstrations, attend Sunday church service and look at Civil War-era vendors.

It will also include vintage sodas in the Cottage Saloon and food vendors for hungry visitors. Saturday only, there will be vintage and handcrafted wares in the Dance Hall. 

Read more below this photo gallery from the 2018 Civil War Days

Ticket Information:

Saturday/Sunday General Admission is $5/person. Children under 5 are free. Parking is free.

11 am Sunday only: Special Presentation of Victorian Tea and Oratory $10 at the Dance Hall door / $8 advance online;

Visit San Benito Co Historical Society Facebook Civil War event for further information. The San Benito County Historical Park is located off Highway 25 one mile south of Tres Pinos.

Video from the 2018 Civil War Days event below: