Civil war battles this weekend at Hovander park in Ferndale

A Civil War battle reenactment will take place Saturday, Aug. 8, and Sunday, Aug. 9, at Hovander Homestead Park.
During the two-day event there will be demonstrations of infantry, cavalry and artillery units. Participants will be dressed in period costumes and setting up an encampment reflecting the era.
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Civil War re-enactment in Port Gamble

Scenes from the two-month Siege of Vicksburg, Miss., which culminated in a Union victory in early July 1863, are the highlight of the fifth annual Battle of Port Gamble, a Civil War re-enactment event taking place this weekend in the Kitsap County town.
Battles featuring cavalry and several artillery pieces are scheduled for 11 a.m. and [...]