Battle of Pleasant Hill Reenactment and Festival

Image courtesy of Battle of Pleasant Hill

The Battle of Pleasant Hill Reenactment is an annual event happening every April which commemorates one of the last battles of the American Civil War. The battle reenactment is one of the only reenactments to take place on an actual Civil War Battlefield. Come join the Trans-Mississippi Volunteer Infantry and step back into time to learn about America's tumultuous past. Visitors and enthusiasts should take note. 

  • School Day - Get the word out to your teacher friends. The Battle of Pleasant Hill offers a School Day! Many Reenactments including this one offer school days where students can learn about the Civil War unimpeded by other spectators. 
  • Battlefield Reenactments take place BOTH days. 
  • There are "Open Camp" activities. Walk through the camps of the soldiers and get an in depth feel of how the Civil War soldier ate, slept, and spent their free time.
  • Parade
  • There will be various sutlers (sellers) and food vendors on site. 

Apr 09 to Apr 11, 2021

23271 Louisiana 175
Pelican, Louisiana
Lat: 31.85, Long: -93.5 Google Maps


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