Sponsored By: The Baton Rouge Civil War Round Table, a 501C3 non-profit corporation
Friends of Port Hudson a non-profit organization
Supported By: The Center for Southeast Louisiana Studies and the Dept. of History and Political Science at Southeastern Louisiana University
Details are being finalized and will be posted soon. Tickets sales with the Early Bird Discount are available now. A discount hotel rate is available. Merchandise discounts, Hats, Shirts, Mystique Mugs are coming soon.
TABLE OF LINKS (Clicks on the underlined blue links to go to the details page)
Saturday Symposium: Speaker information page Richard McMurry : Venomous Toads and Buzzard Puke, Southern Journalist and Newspapers Stephen Michot Ph.D.: Guerrilla War and Union Occupation in South Louisiana Society Tom Cutrer Ph.D.: In Defense of his Home and the Land of his Choice: Louis Hébert and the Third Louisiana Infantry Danny Sessums Ph.D. :"Yeah, and a heck of a git you got!"
Raffle - 1 for $1 or 6 for $5
Grand Raffle - Buy 10 raffle tickets for 1 grand raffle ticket or 20 raffle tickets for 4, 30 for 6, 40 for 8 etc.
Breakfast Snack, Buffet Lunch, Afternoon Snack
Drawing for a framed, mixed media Burny Myrick original. Tickets 1 for $5, 5 for $20, or 12 for $40
Sunday Tour: Hallowed Ground Tour: A "once in a lifetime tour" of Port Hudson. We have exclusive access to private property for the Priest Cap (the best preserved breastworks in the country), Surrender Tree, Union Breastworks (after the battle), Confederate Hospital, The Bluffs, the Devil's Elbow and more.
Once in a lifetime "Hallowed Ground Tour" Sponsored by Friends of Port Hudson (Friends of Port Hudson will receive profits from the tour)
After March 8, 2019 Friday Night Speaker Reception, Only - $50.00 Saturday Symposium and the "Hallowed Ground Tour" Only- $100.00 Active full time, Students, Teachers, Military, Police, and Firemen Half price Once in a lifetime "Hallowed Ground Tour" for non attendees $50.00