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Time Periods => WWII Events => WWII => Ocala, FL => Topic started by: Antonescu on October 06, 2008, 06:01:01 AM
Liri Valley, Ocala, Florida (Italian Front)
This is a great event held in a Florida "mountainous" terrain. Pre-Registration is MANDATORY, $30
This is a historically correct event which will have two tactical battles, both of which should not be missed. This setting is perfect for a WW-2 event. In a mountainous area, well wooded with rock faced cliffs, two lakes and a suspension bridge. This is NOT a public spectator battle and is open only to reenactors and WWII vendors. Reenactors needed: U.S., British-Canadians, German, Polish, French, New Zealanders, Italian Partisans (Men and Women) which were communist and fought on the side of the allies. Unit commanders will be in charge of their troops and be given missions to complete. Saturday evening meal will be provided.
Camping is primitive and period gear perferred. There are fully equipped restrooms with full showers, both men's and women's. Military vendors are welcome to attend. No live ammo or woodtip blank ammo is allowed on the site. No one under the age of 16 is allowed to attend this event. Troop registration is $30 each: reenactors who also do vending add $5.00. Non reenacting vendors - $30.00. Bring your own table. Pre-registraion a must.After that there will be a late fee charge of $5.00 (making $35) charged at the gate. All information and registration forms will be sent to you by contacting Scott Campbell at (813) 949-7644 or E-mail Campbellscott@netzero.net. Or print out the on-line registration form, fill it out and send it to the address listed on the form. Saturday battle, infield all day, bring provisions.
Directions: Traveling on I-75 north or south toward Ocala; get off at exit 358 (Hwy 326). Turn east, go to next Traffic light, (Old Gainesville Rd), turn right (south), go 1/4 mile. Liri on left (Hard Rock Motorcycle Park). Look for signs.