Go back in time to an era when families graced the dance floor to discover more about each other, enjoy beautiful music and get lost in the ambiance of a traditional southern ball!
The Winchester Parks & Recreation Department (WPRD) is proud to offer this FREE Civil War- period event to area families and Civil War enthusiasts.
FREE Family-Friendly Event Period, Formal or Casual Attire
Music provided by Susquehanna Travellers: Susquehanna Travellers will perform the music of 19th century America, focusing on the Civil War era and Irish music. The musicians are Civil War re-enactors and members of the 87th PA Volunteer Infantry. The band got its start playing traditional tunes around their campfire at Civil War re-enactment.
Period dance instruction provided by the Victorian Dance Ensemble: From Harrisburg, PA this dance ensemble has performed at the Smithsonian Institute’s American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, the National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg, PA and the 2009 Presidential Inaugural Ball in Washington D.C.
Enjoy beautiful music, learn many 19th Century dances and enjoy historic Old Town Winchester. For more information about the Shenandoah Moonlight Ball, please contact Leslie Bowery (WPRD) at 540-662-4946 or firstname.lastname@example.org.