Echos of the Past


Civil War Days, Naper Settlement, IL

Photo by Mark Kaletka – Flickr



Echos of the Past historic trade fair is one of the Midwest’s large indoor historical trade fairs. Taking place at Sunnview Expo Center February 28th.  If you are a history buff,  you will love this event that has been going on for over thirty years, featuring supplies for the historical re-enactor, muzzle loading enthusiasts, and just general public curiosity. You will be able to meet merchants and craftsmen stocking historical clothing, books patterns, tinware, pewter, beads, leather, fur forged iron, pottery, firearms, knives and hundreds of other  items.  Civilians and soldiers alike will be representing time periods ranging from the mid 1700’s through the American Civil War, and western frontier.  This interesting and educational experience will disguised as fun for the whole family.  Enjoy demonstrations, music, shopping, fashion shows, and festive atmosphere. On-going seminars daily. Food is available on site.  Admission $5.00 for adults, children 10 and under free with an adult.

2 thoughts on “Echos of the Past

  1. Brian Bradley

    Echoes of the Past Historical Trade Fair is scheduled for Feb. 28-March 1, 2015. tHE ABOVE DATE IS WRONG! Please check with the above mentioned Ph# 920-233-5332 Thanks………Brian BradleY

    1. braytonbb

      Thanks Brian for the correction. I am not sure where I would have gotten those dates, but it has been corrected.

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