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Performances of Distinction


Since its inception, the 33rd Illinois Volunteer Regiment Band has been proud to be a part of so many special occasions.  Here are a some performances from the past decade - and more - bearing special mention!


2019:  Reunion of Honor Flight Veterans, Springfield, IL


2018:  Shiloh National Military Park, TN

2017: Naper Settlement Civil War Days, Naperville, IL

2016: Monroe County Bicentennial, Waterloo, IL

2015: 150th Anniversary of Lincoln's Funeral, Springfield, IL

2014: Illinois State Fair, Springfield, IL

         150th Anniversary Davis County Guerrilla Raid, Bloomfield, IA 

2013: 150th Anniversary of the "Siege of Vicksburg"  Vicksburg, MS

2012: 25th Anniversary Civil War Reenactment, Keokuk, IA

2011: "First Manassas" 150th Anniversary, Manassas, VA

2010:  Gettysburg & Antietam National Battlefields

2009:  Glen Ellyn, IL Founder’s Ball 

2008:  “Railsplitter Ball”, Lincoln, IL 

           Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum, Springfield, IL

2007:  Dedication of Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site, St. Louis, MO 

2006:  100th Anniversary Re-dedication of the Illinois Monument
           Vicksburg National Military Park, Vicksburg, Mississippi  


2005:  55th Presidential Inaugural Parade, Washington, D.C.

2004:  President Grant's Birthday Celebration, Galena, IL 

           The Great Circus Parade, Milwaukee, WI

2003:  Illinois Education Association Convention, Springfield, IL

           National Civil War Band Festivals, Campbellsville, KY

2002:   McLean County Physicians Association Annual Dinner,
            Bloomington Country Club, Bloomington, IL

2001:  Courthouse Christmas Ball, Old Courthouse, St. Louis, MO  

2000:  Civil War Reenactment Wilson’s Creek Battlefield, Republic, MO 

1999:  "Once Upon a Holiday", McLean County Courthouse Museum,
           Bloomington, IL

1998:  Military Ball/Reenactment, Clinton, IA

1997:  Civil War Reenactment Ball, Billie Creek Village, Rockport, IN  

1996:  Lincoln's New Salem Historic Site, New Salem, IL

1995:  1858 Political Rally Reenactment, David Davis Mansion

           Historical Site, Bloomington, IL 

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