The 52nd Regimental String Band will play period music and call dances at the Target Jefferson Civil War Ball on May 6, 2017 at the Diamond Don Event Center located at Diamond Don RV Park, 1602 State Hwy 49 East; Jefferson, TX. The Saturday evening ball, 7:00pm-11:00pm, is open to the public ($10 cover charge) and reenactors (included in registration).
Formed in 1990 and based in Memphis, TN, the 52nd Regimental String Band has provided Civil War era music and entertainment to audiences from Iowa to Georgia and Virginia to Louisiana. Dressing in reproduction Civil War era clothes, these talented re-enactors use “period type” instruments and vocals to perform a variety of songs of the 19th century including military songs, parlor songs and minstrel songs. The band has an experienced dance caller to instruct guests in period dances. They are known as “The Most Entertaining Dance Band in Civil War Re-enacting.”
The 52nd Regimental String Band is a very talented group…
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