Hundreds Of Thousands Flock To Gettysburg For Anniversary

TribuneJune 28, 2013

This weekend marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, and hundreds of thousands of people are descending on the town to celebrate and remember the soldiers who died. Some events planned include reenactments and readings, with the entire event planned to last 10 days. The region is expected $750 million to be pumped into the community, with even more revenue expected over the next few years as a result.