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48th Annual South Cival War and Antique Military Show

48th Annual South Civil War and Antique Military Show

Feb 14-15,2015

Sat 9:00am-5:00pm & Sun 9:00am-4:00pm

The Arena at Southaven, 7360 Hwy 51, Southaven

In partnership with Mike Kent and Associates, this show is one of the oldest and most respected shows in the country with visitors from over 15 states.  The show is very educational with many large exhibits, where proud collectors willingly describe each item and gladly answer any and all questions.

The Mid-South Show offers a wide variety of quality collectibles including, but not limited to, uniforms, rifles, pistols, swords, books, docu­ments, stamps, collector prints, and other antique military items.  Civil War items will be exhibited as well as items will be for sale. The Show has expanded to include military memorabilia, weapons and vehicles from World War 2 and other wars as well as antique bottles. More than 125 tables are expected for this show.  In addition, 8 educational speakers will present historical topics on a variety of subjects with 4 talks held on Saturday and 4 programs on Sunday.  There will be a living history scene with an authen­tic camp of soldiers in uniform and with demon­strated marching and civil war cannon.

Admission is $8 for adults and $1 for children {Military, active/reserve in uniform or military ID, police and Scouts in uniform are admitted free of charge).  Admission for both days is available for a reduced charge of $12.

The Mid-South Civil War Show is sponsored annually by a Historical and Tax-exempt/non-profit organization with proceeds to be used to help fund a History Scholarships at a local Colleges. Addition­al information, contact Show Chairman, Sam Escue at 901-388-2346 or email sam@skefos.com.