A THOUSAND REENACTORS ARE EXPECTED FOR THIS WEEKEND’S "BATTLE OF RESACA" IN GORDON COUNTY.  THIS YEAR, THE ANNUAL EVENT FALLS ON THE 146th ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVIL WAR BATTLE THERE.  PARTICIPANTS WEAR AUTHENTIC UNIFORMS AND FIRE FULL-SIZE CANNONS.

SATURDAY EVENTS OPEN AT 9 AM – WITH A MEMORIAL SERVICE AT 10.  THE REENACTED BATTLE STARTS AT 2 PM.  ON SUNDAY, THE SITE OPENS AT 9.  THERE WILL BE A NON-DENOMINATIONAL CHURCH SERVICE AT 10… AND THE BATTLE STARTS AT 2 O’CLOCK.  ADMISSION IS $5 FOR ADULTS AND $2 FOR CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER… PARKING IS FREE.   RESACA IS ON HIGHWAY 136 EAST.

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