reenactor.Net's Online, Reenacting Events Calendar
Our Reenacting Events Calendar

reenactor.Net's Main Page
Ancient Periods of History
The Middle Ages
1600-1800
The Frontier Period
Native American Reenacting
1800-1865
The American Civil War
1870-1900
World War I
World War II
1946-Present

Add a Reenacting Unit Link button art

EMC Militaria micro ad

How to Re-Size Photos for posting on this site.

Marsh's Blog

This site is Gunny Approved

Author Topic: 1940s weekend event Hollidaysburg pa  (Read 1748 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline ottoss

  • Boot
  • *
  • Posts: 12
  • Karma: +1/-0
  • Sorry ladies im taken!!
    • 9thSS
1940s weekend event Hollidaysburg pa
« on: August 22, 2008, 03:24:10 PM »
Greater Pennsylvania Military reservation Association
When:
September 13th  9am - 8pm

September 14th  11am - 6pmWhere:
 

Canal Basin Park

101 Canal Street

Hollidaysburg, PA 16648

Introduction:
Close your eyes and imagine you are back in the 1940's. This was a decade to remember. There were many famous people including Dwight D. Eisenhower, F. D. Roosevelt and Jackie Robinson. Great musicians such as Bing Crosby, Billie Holiday and Aaron Copland. The Frisbee, Plastic and Computers were invented in this decade also. The 1940's were dominated by World War II which sent men off to war and placed women in the work force. Rationing affected the food we ate, the clothes we wore and the toys with which children played.



  Well, now you don't have to Imagine it! Just come to Canal Basin Park in historic Hollidaysburg, PA and LIVE IT!

 

 We'll have delicious foods to choose from. Live entertainment to laugh or tap your toes to. Antiques to look at and buy. Things for the kiddies to do and most of all, you'll be helping the families of local soldiers being deployed to Iraq this year!

 

So mark it on your calenders and come on out for a Rip-Roar'in good time and remember to come hungry!


Event hosted by the GPMPA


To death with Honour