2018 Battle of the Bulge Reenactment  Event Schedule

Please note that the Classroom Schedule and the Radio Station Schedule will be listed separately on other pages.

 

 

Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018

1000 (10:00am) Flea Market Setup, Vendors Only

1300 (1:00pm) Registration Opens, 13-135W

1300 (1:00pm) Barracks Open

1530 (3:30pm) Flea Market Opens

1630 (4:30 pm) Registration Closes, 13-135W

1800 (6:00pm) Registration Opens, 13-135W

1800 (6:00pm) Drivers Briefing, 13-138

2100 (9:00pm) Registration Closes, 13-135W

2300 (11:00pm) Flea Market Closes

 

Thurs. Feb. 1, 2018

0830 (8:30am) WW2 School Trip Buses Loading

0800 (8:00am) Registration Opens, 13-135W

0900 (9:00am) Flea Market Opens

1100 (11:00am) Recon Mission Convoy Assembles (non-firing tactical) Whitaker Ave, 13-131

1130 (11:30am) Recon Mission Departs

1130 (11:30am) Registration Closes 13-135W

1300 (1pm) Buses return from School

1330 (1:30pm) Registration Opens, 13-135W

1500 (3:00pm) Recon Mission Ends

1530 (3:30pm) Recon Mission Returns to Cantonment Area

1530 (3:30pm) Flag Retirement Ceremony    Front of 13-134/138

1630 (4:30pm) Registration Closes13-135W

1830 (6:30pm) Registration Opens, 13-135W

1830 (6:30pm) Umpires Meeting, 13-130

1900 (7:00pm) Joint Commanders Briefing, 13-138

1930 (7:30pm) Axis meeting, 13-148

2000 (8:00pm) Allied meeting, 13-49

2100 (9:00pm) Vehicle Driver’s Safety Briefing (Mandatory), 13-135E

2200 (10:00pm) Registration Closes

2300 (11:00pm) Flea Market Closes

 

Friday, Feb 2, 2018

0800 (8:00am) Registration Opens, 13-135W

0800 (8:00am) Formation for Safety & Authenticity Inspection

0800 (8:00am) Convoy Begins to Assemble

0830 (8:30am) Convoy moves to Battlefield

0900 (9:00am) Troops move to Battlefield

0900 (9:00am) Flea Market Opens

1000 (10:00am) Battle Scenario Begins

1130 (11:30am) Registration Closes 13-135W

1200 (Noon) Public Access Opens

1400 (2:00pm) Battle Scenario Ends

1430 (2:30pm) Depart from Training Area

1400 (2:00pm) Registration Opens, 13-135W

1600 (4:00pm) Shuttle Bus to Community Clubs Begins

1600 (4:00pm) Registration Closes 13-135W

1630 (4:30pm) Monument Wreath Laying Community Club

1700 (5:00pm) Public Access Closes

1700 (5:00pm) WW2 Veterans Reception Community Club

1800 (6:00pm) Registration Opens, 13-135W

1800 (6:00pm) Umpires Meeting, 13-130

1830 (6:30pm) WW2 Historical Assoc. Meeting - See Note Below -  (13-138)

1900 (7:00pm) Non-denominational Christmas Eve Service  13-134

1930 (7:30pm) Allied Commander Briefing, 13-49

2000 (8:00pm) Axis Commander Briefing, 13-148

2030 (8:30pm) Vehicle Drivers Safety Briefing 13-135E

2030 (8:30pm) Traditional Christmas Eve Service 13-134

2100 (9:00pm) Registration Closes

2400 (12:00am) Flea Market Closes

 

Saturday, Feb 3, 2018

 

0800 (8:00am) Formation for Safety & Authenticity Inspection

0800 (8:00am) Convoy Begins to Assemble.

0830 (8:30am) Convoy moves to Battlefield

0900 (9:00am) Buses Load Troops for Training Area

1000 (10:00am) Battle Scenario Begins

1000 (10:00am) Flea Market Opens

1000 (10:00am) Displays open to the public

1000 (10:00am) Memorial 75th Anniversary of the Four Chaplains 13-134

1000 (10:00am) First Public Battle, Area 12 Picnic Area

1030 (10:30 am) Veteran Tour of Battlefield Load Bus, 13-131

1100 (11:00am) Veteran Tour of Battlefield

1300 (1:00pm) Second Public Battle, Area 12 Picnic Area

1330 (1:30pm) Veterans Arrive at Barracks Area

1400 (2:00pm) Battle Scenario Ends

1430 (2:30pm) Formation in Training Area

1500 (3:00pm) Depart from Training Area

1700 (5:00pm) Shuttle Bus to Community Club Begins

1800 (6:00pm) Flea Market Closes

1800 (6:00pm) Victory Banquet at Community Club Begins

2000 (8:00pm) Victory Dance – Community Club

2300 (11:00pm) Victory Dance Ends

2400 (12:00am) Shuttle Bus to Community Club Ends

 

Sunday, Feb 4, 2018

0600 (6:00am) Reveille

0700 (7:00am) Barracks Inspection

0800 (8:00am) All Re-enactors must leave Base

 

* Mandatory inspection of Registration Card, uniform, weapons and equipment.

 

THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE Rev: 1-23-18

 

* WWIIHA Meeting Friday, Feb 2, 18:30, Bldg 13-138

This will be an “overview of the association” meeting for new members. Nothing to vote on – just an overview and talk about grand vision.  This could easily be “standing room only”.