2019 Symposium

The Sixth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge will be held
August 2 – 4, 2019

We are excited to announce the 2019 ECW Symposium’s keynote speaker is A. Wilson Greene, and he will be speaking on battle actions relating to our theme.

The home of this year’s symposium is Stevenson Ridge in Spotsylvania County. Stevenson Ridge offers elegant and historic lodging at one of their several historic cottages. For more information contact Stevenson Ridge at 540-582-6263 or visit their website at: www.stevensonridge.com or our new Venue Information page.

Theme:

This year’s theme is “Forgotten Battles of the Civil War

Keynote Speaker:

The keynote speaker will be A. Wilson Greene.

(Other speakers to be announced.)

Event Details:

Join us at Stevenson Ridge on Friday evening and Saturday for presentations and discussions, then venture onto a battlefield for a special tour on Sunday morning. Tour details and full scheduled to be released.

Registration and Ticket Info:

Our Early Bird admission price is just $135.00 per ticket. This price includes all speaker’s presentations and the battlefield tour, plus Friday evening hors d’oeuvres and lunch on Saturday afternoon.

Early Bird Registration – $135.00



Please Note: Early Bird Registration is available through December 31, 2018.

Please contact us at emergingcivilwar@gmail.com or contact Stevenson Ridge at (540) 582-6263 for more information. Tickets or reservations are required.

To Pay by Check:

Please make checks payable to Emerging Civil War

Mail checks to:

Emerging Civil War
c/o Stevenson Ridge
6901 Meeting Street
Spotsylvania, VA 22553

Refund Policy:

  • Before May 31st, 2019 – Full Refund.
  • June 1 – June 30th, 2019 – 50% Refund.
  • After July 1st, 2019 – No Refund.

Lodging Information:

Stevenson Ridge:  Home of this year’s Symposium, Stevenson Ridge offers elegant and historic lodging at one of their several historic cottages. Attendees to the Symposium will receive 10% off the lodging rate.  For more information contact Stevenson Ridge at 540-582-6263 or visit their website at: www.stevensonridge.com.

Off-Site Hotels: There are many hotels in Fredericksburg, but reservations at a location in South Fredericksburg is recommended for easier travel to Stevenson Ridge.

ECW has made arrangements for a block of rooms at Holiday Inn Express Fredericksburg-Southpoint. Mention “Emerging Civil War” to book a room for $119 per night. Click here for more details.

The Lodge at Stevenson Ridge

Important Reminder:

The Sixth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium is being held in Northern Virginia. Traffic in this area of the I-95 corridor can be EXTREMELY heavy on Friday afternoons/evenings, especially if you are traveling in from the north. Please note this as you plan your trip.

Contact Us:

Please contact us at emergingcivilwar@gmail.com, or 540-582-6263 with any questions that you may have.

Early Bird Registration – $135.00