Perryville hosting 3-day celebration of Battlefield’s 160th anniversary

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(Interior Journal) Perryville is welcoming thousands this weekend to a three-day celebration of Perryville Battlefield’s 160th anniversary.
One celebration, the Perryville Commemoration, will be held in downtown Perryville on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 7-8. The other, the 160th Anniversary of the Battle of Perryville, will be held Saturday and Sunday, October 8 and 9, at Perryville Battlefield.
Friday starts off downtown with a gathering aprons workshop at 10 a.m. with museums and gift shops open, and food trucks to open at noon. There will be craft and art vendors, music, a primitive encampment on the Chaplin River, beverage and herbs workshops, and a free lawn concert at Magnolia Manor.
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