The Largest WWI Reenactment In The Country Happens Every Year In Illinois

Not many people realize that the largest World War I reenactment in the country is actually held in Rockford, Illinois! Each year, Midway Village Museum puts on a two-day event that helps locals remember the historic war. The experience is truly immersive, so visitors will feel as if they have stepped back in time.

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To learn more about the upcoming event and purchase tickets, visit their website.

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