October 13th, Nashville — Confederate Cemetery Illuminated Walking Tour at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, 1101 Lebanon Pike (East of Fesslers Lane]. The dead come alive for a historic graveyard tour of Mt. Olivet Cemetery – the site of over 1500 Confederate graves. Re-enactors in period dress will portray spies, soldiers (from privates to generals) and southern belles of Nashville’s past. Stationed at their burial site they will tell the story of the person who is buried there, reliving the battles and other historical events that took place during their time. Don’t miss this interesting and educational presentation that is sure to appeal to all ages. Admission: $10.00 Adults; $5.00 Children; Under Age 6 Free. Please bring a flashlight and wear walking shoes.Additional Information: 615-780-3598 Presented by: Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #28, a non-profit organization raising money for the erection of historic markers and maintenance of Memorial Hall at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Tours begin between 4:30 and 8:30 tour intervals about every 15 minutes.
Officers of the Provisional government for The Confederate States of America will be in attendance and hope to see you there.