Grand Review Fredericksburg Hero
Buddy Secor


Grand Review: October 13-15, 2017

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Schedule is tentative and may change

October 13–15, 2017

Friday, October 13

12:30 – 4:30 pm: Optional Tour, George Washington’s Stomping Ground: Fredericksburg in the 18th Century, Led by Edward G. Lengel and Bruce M. Venter. Please be sure to eat lunch prior to joining the tour. 

3:00 – 5:30 pm: Registration at Courtyard Fredericksburg Historic District

5:30 – 6:15 pm: Transportation departs to Stevenson Ridge for dinner banquet from both the Courtyard Marriott and Hyatt Place

Grand Review Reception, Dinner Banquet and 30th Anniversary Celebration of the Civil War battlefield preservation movement, held at Stevenson Ridge.

6:00 – 7:00 pm: Walking tours of earthworks from the IX Corps, used during the Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse. 30-minute walking tours will be offered at 6:00 pm, 6:15 pm and 6:30 pm

6:00 – 7:30 pm: Cocktail Reception

7:30 – 9:15 pm: Dinner and Program

9:15 pm: Shuttles return to Fredericksburg

Saturday, October 14

Breakfast on your own

8:00 – 9:00 am: Off-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 – 5:00 pm: Off-site tours to return

6:30 – 8:30 pm: Tour and Reception of historic home “The Sentry Box” (shuttles will be offered from both Courtyard and Hyatt Place). A walking tour from the Courtyard Marriott to The Sentry Box will be offered for those interested. Bus and trolley shuttles will be provided for those that do not want to walk.

Sunday, October 15

Breakfast on your own

1/3 day tours off-site

8:30 am – 9:00 am: Off-site ½ day tours to depart (Buses will pick up, and drop off, attendees at both Courtyard and Hyatt Place)

12:30 – 12:45 pm: ½ day tours return

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