10 AM - The Eye of the Storm - Learn about the quiet but critical events of New Year's Day that shaped the outcome of the battle. (30 minutes)
11 AM - Digging In - Walk around the earthworks built by the Pioneer Brigade and discuss how the use of field fortifications changed the course of the battle. (60 minutes)
1 PM - Mr. Lincoln's Proclamation - President Abraham Lincoln will share his thoughts on creating the Emancipation Proclamation and how it changed the Civil War and the nation. (30 minutes)
2 PM - Expressions of Freedom - Students from McGavock High School will share the videos the entered in the National Park Foundation's Expressions of Freedom contest. (1 hour)
3 PM - Mr. Lincoln's Proclamation
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Date: May 17, 2013 - May 18, 2013
Bloomin' Barbecue & Bluegrass Festival
Location: Sevierville, TN
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