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World War Two Days at Old Falls Village

Enjoy the first annual WWII Days and Battle this year at Old Falls Village Park, (www.OldFallsVillage.com) on Saturday and Sunday June 16th and 17th located at the Southwest corner of Pilgrim Road and County Line Rd Q. Menomonee Falls, WI 53051. Times are Saturday, 10am-5pm and Sunday 10am-4pm.

Come to Old Falls Village Historical Park in Menomonee Falls just north of HWY 41 on Pilgrim Road. Enjoy walking the grounds visiting military camps of both sides during WWII. Visitors can greet Menomonee Falls Veterans of WWII in the school house. Listen to speakers, watch a 1940’s fashion show, Swing Dance lessons and see weapons demonstrations. See authentic WW2 vehicles and weapons being fired during the Battle at 2:00 PM both days with a pre-battle narration for the “Battle of Carentan.”

Enjoy the Depot Beer Garden with Eagle Park Brewery Friday 4-9pm, Saturday 2-9pm and Sunday 12-4pm.  Beer Garden included with admission during the event hours. There will be a scavenger hunt, food, music, military vendors and displays, and kettle corn all available during this family-friendly event.

After hours during WWII Days, there will be a USO Themed Dance happening on Saturday night from 6-9pm featuring Command Performance Big Band.  Come enjoy the music and practice your swing dancing.

Purchase an American Flag that will be displayed as part of the Field of Honor along Pilgrim Road and County Line Q.  This will be an amazing display of support for Veterans.  Include a message, poem, letter of support to a Veteran or loved one in your family.

The event benefits and supports Old Falls Village Historical Park.  Free Parking. Shuttle during the day available.

Admission: Adults $6, children under 12 $2, under 5 and Veterans are free. Free admission both days with Military ID from 10am until Noon. USO Dance Admission $7 at the door, $6 advanced tickets.

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