VENDORS WANTED: Civil War Encampment wants vendors

VENDORS WANTED:  The Meriden Civil War Encampment is seeking vendors for its Civil War Encampment event, Saturday, October 6, from 9 am to 3 pm at Dossin Beach Park at Hanover Pond, Oregon Road, Meriden CT.

BE PART OF A LIVING HISTORY EVENT:  This historical event honors the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War and recognizes Meriden’s contribution to the war effort during our country’s most turbulent time.

DETAILS & VENDOR APPLICATION:  Learn more about the Encampment on this site’s About page. For details and a vendor application please email Lisa (remove brackets, spaces and use @ sign):  LionLisaP [at]

Financial support for this community event provided by the Meriden Foundation.
Quinnipiac River Watershed Association, Meriden ArtsTrust, Inc., Meriden Historical Society and the 2d Connecticut Volunteer Heavy Artillery.


About meridencivilwar

Meriden Civil War Encampment Saturday, October 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Dossin Beach Park at Hanover Pond Meriden, Connecticut An historical event to honor the 150th anniversary of the Civil War and to recognize Meriden's contributions. The Encampment will be located near the original site of Camp Tyler, a training camp for the First Regiment Connecticut Volunteer Cavalry and the First Battery Connecticut Volunteer Light Artillery; the Second Connecticut Volunteer Heavy Artillery volunteers will act in the roles of militia and the ancillary but indispensable players associated with the camp, such as washerwomen, cooks and blacksmiths. The event is a collaborative effort of the Second Connecticut Heavy Artillery, Meriden Historical Society, Meriden Arts Trust and Quinnipiac River Watershed Association and is made possible through a generous grant from the Meriden Foundation. A Civil War Remembrance Concert will be held at Lincoln Middle School Theater on Friday October 5 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. We plan to have a spirited day filled with varied activities for all ages—and hope you'll join us.
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