On-Site Special Events


June 3-4, 2017: 3rd Annual Civil War On The Shore

Witness American history come to life right here on the Eastern Shore! Presented in partnership with 4th Maryland Light Artillery and Major General Arnold Elzey Camp #1940 SCV, Fort Whaley invites residents and visitors of Delmarva to join us on June 3-4, 2017 for some family fun and education. This special Civil War living history event will feature daily military and civilian camp life reenactments, infantry and artillery firing demonstrations, U.S. Sanitary Commission cooking, presentations by author Daniel Toomey, Civil War period music and gospel ministry by Chaplain Scott Sturdivant, one-on-one Q&A, and so much more!

Dates & Times:

Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4; times TBA


Fort Whaley, 11224 Dale Road, Whaleyville, MD 21872


General Public: $5.00; Ages 3 & Under: FREE

Registered Campers: FREE*
*A 2 night minimum stay between June 2-5, 2017 at Fort Whaley or Frontier Town is required to receive free admission.