Civil War Days and Battle Trains

September 1-4, 2017

VC Civil War DaysHistory comes to life each Labor Day weekend as the Great Civil War Reenactors bring epic battles to Virginia City. Hundreds of re-enactors battle out great scenes on the Virginia & Truckee Railroad and even right in the middle of C Street as part of the Labor Day Parade. Dress in your finest Victorian garb and join the ladies for High Tea at the Delta Saloon, or take a ride on an evening champagne train and see a battle from your seat. For more information and tickets, visit


August 31 
8 am - 8 pm
Setup Camp at Miner's Park

September 1 
9 am - 3 pm
Know Your History Day - Miner's Park
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September 2
9 am - 5 pm 
Camp Open - Miner's Park

11:20 am - Train Battle

1:30 pm - Victorian Tea

7:00 pm - Night Battle & Champagne Train

September 3
9 am - 5 pm
Camp Open - Miner's Park

11:20 am - Train Battle

3:10 pm - Train Battle

7:00 pm - Victorian Dinner and Ball at Piper's Opera House
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September 4
9 am - Noon 
Camp Open - Miner's Park

Noon - Parade down C Street 

2:20 pm - Final Train Battle