2020 BATTLE OF DRY CREEK AND 2020 DROOP MTN REENACTMENTS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19.
WE REGRET TO HAVE TO ANNOUNCE 2020 DROOP MOUNTAIN REENACTMENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE WV PARK SERVICE DUE TO THE PANDEMIC.
We look forward to holding both the Dry Creek and Droop reenactments in 2021, Lord willing and political creeks not rising.
Received 2020 registrations will be returned
The reenactment is held on the actual battlefield of the 1864 Battle of Droop Mountain located at the Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park. The Park is located on US 219 about 29 miles North of I-64 and is several miles South of the Town of Hillsboro, WV at the top of Droop Mountain.
There will be a skirmish at 2:30 on Saturday afternoon and the reenactment of the Battle of Droop Mountain will be held at 1:30 pm on Sunday. THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR SPECTATORS.
The event in 2021 will include a pulled pork dinner for reenactors at 6 pm on Saturday to be served at Registration.
On Saturday Evening, there will be a 10 pm night firing of the cannons.
Reenactors Whose Registrations Are Postmarked on or Before September 1, 2021 Receive Discounted Registration and Are Guaranteed the Free Reenactors Homemade Dinner.
Registration forms can be found on the Registration Page of this website where they can be downloaded, printed, filled out and returned with the registration Fee to Bryans Battery c/o Tim Walker, 267 Fern Hollow Drive, Hillsboro, WV 24946
Thank you for coming & have a safe trip home!
The 2022 Battle of Droop Mountain will be held on Friday, 10/7/22 to Sunday, 10/9/22.