Who was Turner anyway?

Who was Turner anyway?

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Field Musicians Wanted!

A Turner Bugler, 2004

Click on this image to learn about opportunities as a bugler, fifer or drummer with the Turner Brigade.

CURRENT SCHEDULE

Schedule of Events

Training Army Reservists at Fort D, 2007

A Company M crew trains modern Army Reservists at the 2007 Fort D living history in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

The Brigade calendar for 2016 will include some of the following events.

February 20: St. Louis, MO. 1856 Washington’s Birthday Ball at the Old Courthouse downtown. Free

February 28: St. Louis, MO. Sherman Day Ceremony. Annual Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War ceremony at William T. Sherman’s gravesite, Calvary Cemetery, 5239 W. Florissant, north St. Louis. Ceremony starts at 2:00 p.m. Click here for map to event site.

March 19:  St. Louis, MO. Friends of Jefferson Barracks Swap Meet at the Pavilion at Lemay recreation center in Jefferson Barracks County Park, south St. Louis County, MO. 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Admission charged. Brigade recruiting. Click here for map to event site.

April 2-3: Warrensburg, MO. Reenactment. MCWRA Maximum.

April 8-10: Pilot Knob, MO. Turner Brigade Spring Drill at the Battle of Pilot Knob State Historic Site. Brigade Maximum.

April 15-16: Doniphan, MO. Reenactment. Click here for link to event website.

April 16-17: Fort Scott, KS. Living history at Fort Scott National Historic Site. Click here for link to website.

April 30-May 1:  Delavan, IL.  Reenactment. Click here for link to event website.

May 27-30: Cape Girardeau, MO. Living history at Fort D Historic Site. Click here for map to event site.

June 4: Spring Bluff, MO. Living history.

June 4-5: Pittsfield, IL. Reenactment. Brigade Maximum. Click here for map to event site at Lake Pittsfield.

June 10-12: Springfield, IL. Living history at the Old State Capitol.

June 11-12: Everton, MO. Reenactment at Hulston Mill Historical Park. Click here for link to event website.

June 18-19: Jacksonville, IL. Annual Grierson Days Reenactment. CANCELLED. Click here for link to cancellation announcement.

June 24-25: Moline, KS. Reenactment.

July 4: Cape Girardeau, MO. Living history at Fort D Historic Site. Click here for map to event site.

July 9-10: Wauconda, IL. Reenactment. Click here for link to event website.

July 24: Luebbering, MO.Living history at St. Francis of Assisi Church.

July 29-31: Waynesville, MO. Reenactment.

August 6: St. Louis County, MO. Living history public campout at Jefferson Barracks County Park.

August 6-7: Athens, MO. Reenactment of the Battle of Athens. MCWRA Maximum.

September 3: Sullivan, MO. Living history at the Harney Mansion.

September 5: Cape Girardeau, MO. Living history at Fort D Historic Site. Click here for map to event site.

September 16-18: St. Louis, MO. Folklife Festival living history at Kirkwood Park. Click here for map to event site.

September 17-18: Hermann, MO. Reenactment.

October 1-2: Cape Girardeau, MO. Living history at Fort D Historic Site. Brigade Maximum. Click here for map to event site.

October 7-9: Perryville, KY. Battle of Perryville Reenactment. First Federal Division Event.

October 15-16: Bunker Hill, IL. Reenactment.

October 21-23: Fredericktown, MO. Reenactment of the Battle of Fredericktown.

October 22-23: Wentzville, MO. Reenactment of the Battle of Wentzville.

November 5: St. Louis, MO. Downtown St. Louis Veterans’ Day Parade.

December 2-4: Prairie Grove, AR. Reenactment of the Battle of Prairie Grove.

Click here for a pdf list of 2016 events with locator map. The Turner Brigade may not participate in all these events. See the schedule above for participation.