The reenactment is held on the actual battlefield of the 1864 Battle of Droop Mountain located at the Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park. The Park is located on US 219 about 29 miles North of I-64 and is several miles South of the Town of Hillsboro, WV at the top of Droop Mountain.
There will be a skirmish at 2:30 on Saturday afternoon and the reenactment of the Battle of Droop Mountain will be held at 1:30 pm on Sunday. THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR SPECTATORS.
The event in 2019 will include a pulled pork dinner for reenactors at 6 pm on Saturday to be served at Registration.
The Sugar Run Band will perform Civil War Era music at a Military Style dance which is also open to the public from 7 pm to 9:30 pm on Saturday followed by a 10 pm night firing of the cannons.
Reenactors Whose Registrations Are Postmarked on or Before September 1, 2019 Receive Discounted Registration and Are Guaranteed the Free Reenactors Homemade Dinner.
Registration forms can be found on the Registration Page of this website where they can be downloaded, printed, filled out and returned with the registration Fee to Bryans Battery c/o Tim Walker, 267 Fern Hollow Drive, Hillsboro, WV 24946
Thank you for coming & have a safe trip home!
The 2020 Battle of Droop Mountain will be held on Friday, 10/9/20 to Sunday, 10/11/20.