Event CalendarFort Washita WWII Weekend
Public display and battle dictating the western European theater. Displays will include unit from both sides that fought in the western European theater of war. These can include the 10th Mtn, 101 AB, 3rd Inf divisions and the SS and FJ German units. Period vehicles will also be on display as the landscape provides amble oportunity to show case the abilities of WWII military vehicles.
Sponsor: Fort Washita WWII Weekend
Date: 24 - 25 February 2018
Venue: Durant, Oklahoma
Come explore WWI – WWII Military History Displays, vehicles and the only authentic WWI trench in Texas! On Saturday, you will witness the roar of tanks during our WWII Battle reenactment. Then come back to see the AEF go “Over the Top” in a WWI trench battle!
Sponsor: Museum of the American GI Open House
Date: 24 - 25 March 2018
Venue: College Station, Texas
Unit training, closed to the public.
Sponsor: Able Company
Date: 21 - 22 April 2018
Venue: Camp Widowmaker, Texas
Public display of paratrooper equipment, including weapons, radios, jeeps, and a fully packed T-5 parachute. A parade will procede the event that will honor veterans and a solemn remembrance of Audie Murphy, the most decorated soldier of WWII.
Sponsor: City of Farmersville
Date: 23 June 2018
Venue: Farmersville, Texas
Public display showcasing life in a paratrooper camp on Membury Airfield prior to the big jump on June 5th, 1944. Displays will include weapons used by paratroopers, radios, jeeps, and a fully packed T-5 parachute. Open fields surrounding the museum provide the unit with an opportunity to train in small unit tactics.
Sponsor: Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum
Date: 29 - 30 September 2018
Venue: Greenville, Texas
It’s cannon time! The Fort Bend History Association is proud to present the 35th annual Texian Market Days festival, held at the George Ranch Historical Park. Bring the whole family to discover more than 150 years of Texas history! Enjoy hands-on activities, battle re-enactments, live entertainment, first-person costumed interpreters, historic home tours, games, cowboys, vintage vehicles, food, craft vendors and more. Texian Market Days is our biggest living history event of the year — you don’t want to miss it!
Sponsor: George Ranch Historical Park
Date: 19 - 20 October 2018
Venue: Richmond, TX
WWII event in and around Waxahachie Town Square. Axis and Allied camps and equipment will be on display as well as a large re-enacted battle for the train depot and bridge Saturday afternoon. For more information visit the Waxahachie Veterans Weekend on Facebook.
Sponsor: Waxahachie Veterans Weekend
Date: 10 - 11 November 2018
Venue: Waxahachie, Texas
Please note that these dates are subject to change, all changes will be posted to our Facebook page and/or calendar prior to the event. Events may be added/dropped depending on host venue. For past events, please visit our scrapbook page.
We are always looking for new events, if you would like Able Company to attend a WWII themed event, please email us the dates, details and location to email@example.com.