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The Battle of Second Manassas - Bull Run
The Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation invites you to commemorate the 150th Battle of 2nd Manassas/ Bull Run. This once in a lifetime event is something your friends and family won't want to miss!
View large scale battle reenactments
Visit military and civilian camps.
Watch demonstrations of military equipment and tactics.
Watch blacksmiths, woodworkers, tailors, gunsmiths, and
other historic craftsmen ply their trades.
Take a stroll along sutler row offering uniforms, dresses, quilts, hats, books, and other memorabilia.
Hungry? Stop at the modern concession area and enjoy corn dogs, fries, kettle corn, and other tasty fare.
Don't forget to visit the souvenir tent, where you'll find collectables, apparel, and other unique gifts to remember your visit for years to come!
Directions & Parking
The event is held on the Cedar Creek Battlefield at 8437 Valley Pike along US 11 just south of Middletown, Virginia. Parking is conveniently located at the entrance gate.
From the north: Take I-81 South to Exit 302 for Middletown. Make a right at the end of the ramp onto Reliance Road. Reliance Road will end in 0.5 miles at US 11; turn left and go through Middletown. The battlefield is just south of town on the right.
From the south: Take I-81 North to Exit 298 for Strasburg. Make a left at the end of the ramp onto US 11 North. Drive approximately 3 miles; the battlefield will be on your left.
From Washington D.C. and the east: Take I-66 west to I-81. Merge onto I-81 South and take the first exit (Exit 298, Strasburg). Make a right at the end of the ramp onto US 11 North. Drive approximately 3 miles; the battlefield will be on your left.