SCV Camps #1453 and # 656 fire a Mountain Howitzer cannon at the Prairie Grove Battlefield on Saturday, July 9, 2011. The group hosted Confederate History Weekend throughout the day with cannon demonstrations and period camps.
October 23rd – 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. – Haunted Battlefield Tour – Tour groups will be guided from the amphitheater to the front of the historic Borden House along part of the park’s walking trail. We’ll also go down into the valley where the heaviest fighting occurred during the actual Battle of Prairie Grove. Chances are good that there will be a few scary surprises along the way. Tours depart every 20 to 30 minutes. The last tour will leave at 10 p.m. Parking is available at the east Borden House entrance. Meet at the park Amphitheatre. Admission: $2 adults, $1 kids Passes will be required for specific tour departure times. Passes are available the day of event.