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WWII Event Pioneer Village - A Reich Divided at Elbe River

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Ozaukee County Pioneer Village

4880 County Road I

Saukville, WI 53080

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This is a WW2 event hosted by 1st Allied Airborne and the Ozaukee County Historical Society.

Tentative General Schedule:
Thursday 5/14: Setup ONLY beginning at 3pm. All participants check in at Trading Post - bring EventBrite ticket!!!
Friday 5/15: Comumunity Day 9am-3pm. Friday night setup begins at 3:30pm (grounds to be cleared of public before cars can enter). LIVING HISTORY SWAP MEET starts at 4pm (closed to public).
Saturday 5/16: Event Open to the Public 10am-5pm. USO Style dance 7pm-10pm. GROUP PHOTO TO BE TAKEN BEFORE GATES OPEN.
Sunday 5/17: FREE PANCAKE BREAKFAST TO START THE DAY the tear down and head home.

The Historical Society will be coordinating "Community Preview Day" on Friday from 9am - 3pm. Saturday will be the main public event with 2 public battles and opportunities for public announced demonstrations. Saturday night, enjoy the evening with a reenactor and public social / USO-style Dance and activities in the 19th century village. We have a modern, concrete floored 200x100 pole barn with modern facilities that will be used for the social. Food and drinks are offered during the day (at own cost). Alcohol is allowed and will be sold throughout the event. Free firewood will be available for night-time leave no trace campfires.

All WW2 impressions are welcomed. We can handle all types of tentage and vehicles. For pictures of the sight please visit the Ozaukee County Historical Society website: www.ochs.co.ozaukee.wi.us/PDF/PavillionBook.pdf.

Registration will be through www.eventbrite.com ONLY. Any problems registering, please contact Becky Miller at mbazmiller@gmail.com PRIOR to the event date. Any inquiries about the event itself should be directed to Matt Miller at allied.airborne1@yahoo.com We encourage ALL participants to "LIKE" our Facebook page "WWII Living History Event Pioneer Village" - this page is used to announce updates and/or changes. There will be LIVE FRIDAY NIGHT CHATS starting in February to keep everyone in the loop of how the event is coming along and what to expect. Please note, when you register, you are also completing your event waiver. YOU MUST BRING YOUR EVENTBRITE TICKET FOR CHECK-IN!!! Walk-ins will be limited.

** MINORS: YOU MUST HAVE A LEGAL GUARDIAN/PARENT SIGN YOUR EVENTBRITE TICKET. GUARDIAN/PARENT CONTACT INFORMATION MUST BE PRINTED ON THE TICKET.

FEES:
We are asking for a $10 donation from each Living Historian to help cover insurance and incedintal costs.
Vendor Fee is $10 (to be paid at the door during registration). All vendors (with paid registration fees) and Living Historians who donate $10 will receive a FREE meal ticket for Saturday. Sunday pancake breakfast will be served at "Town Hall" to ALL participants. Food and beverages are also available for purchase on the grounds during show hours. Small leave no trace campfires will be permitted throughout the village for camp meal preparations as well with firewood provided - please do not bring wood from home.

FRIDAY NIGHT SWAP MEET:
All participants are welcome to participate in a swap meet on Friday night starting at 4pm -- NO TABLE FEE!!! YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR ITEMS - we do not have volunteers to help watch tables. You will need to bring your own table(s) or use the picnic tables under the depot. Sale will be held at the Train Depot -- OUTSIDE. All items MUST BE PACKED UP by Friday at 11pm. Any participant not cleared out of the swap meet area by opening hours on Saturday will be charged the $10 vendor fee. Please bring your own change!!!

Ozaukee County Pioneer Village is located 25 miles north of Milwaukee, in the Town of Saukville. It is situated 1 mile south of Fredonia. Beautiful, wooded park. Very convenient location - easy access to highways, gas stations, banks, grocery stores, restaurants.

All updates and communications for this event will take place on our Facebook page: WWII Days - OCHS Pioneer Village. Live Facebook feeds will take place leading up to the event date to help keep attendees informed and to answer any questions regarding the event itself. We encourage at minimum one person from each participating unit to be a member of our facebook page to keep communication open between units and planners. Do not ask for email updates - it won't happen due to time constraints.

Any questions? Please contact:

Matt Miller
262-689-0575
E-mail: allied.airborne1@yahoo.com

Becky Miller
262-689-1452
mbazmiller@gmail.com

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