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NOV 23

Civil War Dance Foundation's National Civil War Ball

Join the Civil War Dance Foundation for a traditional Civil War Ball held in conjunction with Remembrance Day in Gettysburg. Period attire is encouraged but not required. Music will be played by the Philadelphia Brigade Band. Dancing will be led by the Victorian Dance Ensemble.

The ball is sponsored by the Sons of Veterans Reserve, the Military Department of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. The proceeds from the ball are donated to the Gettysburg National Military Park (GNMP) for monument preservation. In the past, this ball has raised over $80,000 for the GNMP. 

Tickets are $20 per person if purchased in advance, $25 at the door. To purchase tickets, make check payable to “SVR Remembrance Day Ball” and mail to: Brig. Gen. Henry E. Shaw, Jr., 27 Griswold Street, Delaware, OH 43015-1716. Please include your email and a stamped self-addressed envelope for the return of tickets. For more information, telephone 740-369-3722 or email

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