Registration & Updates

The Grand Review is by invitation only, open to all Brigade and higher Color Bearers, as well as Founding Color Bearers.


Photos from 2016 Event

Color Bearers

Civil War Trust Color Bearers are the true vanguard of the Civil War battlefield preservation movement.

Learn about becoming a Color Bearer »

Grand Review

Fredericksburg, Va.

The Grand Review is a by invitation only event, open to all Brigade, Division, Corps and National Color Bearers, as well as Founding Color Bearers.

We’ll meet in Fredericksburg, Va., October 13 – 15, 2017. Tours will be offered covering Brandy Station and the Fredericksburg area battlefields.

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 13, 2017

  • 4:00 to 6:00 pmRegistration at Courtyard Fredericksburg Historic District
  • 6:00 to 8:00 pmWelcome Event

Saturday, October 14, 2017

  • Breakfast on your own
  • 8:00 to 9:00 amOff-site tours to depart *
  • * Buses will pick up and drop off attendees at both Courtyard and Hyatt Place
  • All day tours off-site
  • 4:00 pm to 5:30 pmOff-site tours to return
  • 6:45 pm to 9:45 pmReception and Dinner Banquet (Location TBD)**
  • ** shuttles will be offered from both Courtyard and Hyatt Place

Sunday, October 15, 2017

  • Breakfast on your own
  • 8:30 am to 12:30 pmOff-site ½ day tours ***
  • *** Buses will pick up and drop off attendees at both Courtyard and Hyatt Place
  • End of Event


Registration, Events, and Tours will take place at the Official Grand Review Hotel; however conference attendees must make their own reservation and may choose other accommodations.

Official Event Headquarters Hotel

Courtyard Fredericksburg Historic District

620 Caroline Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 


A block of rooms is being held. The group room rate is $169+/night, which includes complimentary WiFi. Reservations must be made by 9/12/2017 to ensure the group room rate.

Valet and Self-Parking Available. The cost for overnight parking is $12 for either option.

You can call 1-800-321-2211 or 540-373-8300 to make reservations, requesting the Civil War Trust group rate, or visit this link: Book your group rate online for Civil War Trust

* Limited space is available at this hotel, due to the size. We do have an overflow hotel and the bus will pick up and drop off attendees for tours and Saturday’s dinner banquet at the Hyatt Place.

Overflow Hotel

Hyatt Place Fredericksburg at Mary Washington

1241 Jefferson Davis Highway
Fredericksburg, VA 22401


A block of rooms is being held. Group room rate: $129+/night, which includes complimentary breakfast, WIFI and parking. For reservations, call 540-654-3333.

The Fredericksburg Transit System also has shuttles running near the hotel, offering stops downtown.

Looking for a more unique experience? You might also want to consider booking a room at one of the many area bed and breakfasts:

2017-10-13 2017-10-15

Our Sponsors

Powered by Blackbaud
nonprofit software