Everyone attending the Ball must be dressed in period clothing. Men can substitute the 1860’s formal wear for a formal Morning attire or Tails. Ladies can either buy a ball gown from a period sutler, which will be located at the battlefield and on-line or rent one from a costume store or on-line. One source is www.bouncinballoons.com they carry southern belle facsimile gowns, southern gentlemen costumes and tail coats (229-247-4644) .

All Non-reenactors should dress as civilians and refrain from wearing military uniforms.  Exceptions will be made for Active Duty Military Personnel in Dress Uniform.

No one admitted under the age of 14 unless accompanied by a chaperon in proper period dress.

All gentlemen regardless of age must be properly attired including a coat to be admitted.