Saw this today and I have the itch to go. Never been to a battle reenactment. https://porthudsonshs.wordpress.com/calendar-events/ The Siege of Port Hudson Re-enactment March 25—26, 2017……….Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM To commemorate the 154th anniversary of “The Siege of Port Hudson,” the Port Hudson State Historic Site near Zachary, LA., will host the annual re-enactment Saturday and Sunday, March 25-26, 2017 between 9:00 AM—5:00 PM both days. Visitors will have access to volunteer Civil War re-enactors in Union and Confederate campsites performing typical activities of soldiers during the siege. Soldiers and sailors dressed in authentic reproduction uniforms will be on hand to answer questions pertaining to the siege during the spring and summer of 1863. The three branches of the army—artillery, cavalry, and infantry will be portrayed, as well as sailors, cooks, laundresses, and sutlers. The standard entry fee will be charged (Note: Park entry fees may be subject to change).