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WWII Pioneer Village Event
Thu, May 18, 2017, 12:00 PM – Sun, May 21, 2017, 12:00 PM CDT
This is a WW2 event hosted by 1st Allied Airborne and the Ozaukee County Historical Society.
Tentative General Schedule:
Thursday 5/18: Setup ONLY
Friday 5/19: School Day 9am-3pm, additional setup afterwards, LIVING HISTORY SWAP MEET starts at 5pm (closed to public).
Saturday 5/20: Main Event Open to the Public (Advertised event day) - GROUP PHOTO TO BE TAKEN BEFORE GATES OPEN
Sunday 5/21: Tear Down / Site Cleanup (museum will be open to the public beginning at noon)
The Historical Society will be coordinating "School Day" on Friday from 9am - 3pm. Saturday will be the main public event with 3 public battles. Saturday night, enjoy the evening with a reenactor and public social / USO 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 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 or Matt at firstname.lastname@example.org PRIOR to the event date. Please note, when you register, you are also completing your event waiver. YOU MUST BRING YOUR EVENTBRITE TICKET FOR CHECK-IN.
** MINORS: YOU MUST HAVE A LEGAL GUARDIAN/PARENT SIGN YOUR EVENTBRITE TICKET. GUARDIAN/PARENT CONTACT INFORMATION MUST BE PRINTED ON THE TICKET.
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 dinner on Saturday night. Sunday pancake breakfast will be served at "Town Hall" to ALL participants. We are looking into lunch options for Friday for school day participants. Updates to the event will be posted here and on our FaceBook page.
FRIDAY NIGHT SWAP MEET:
All participants are welcome to participate in a swap meet on Friday night starting at 5pm -- 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.
Any questions? Please contact: