The 28th annual Sultana Reunion will be held in Marion, Arkansas this year since the City of Marion is sponsoring the reunion. Marion is about a 20 minute Interstate drive from Memphis, west of the Mississippi River.
If you are interested in attending, go to “CONTACT” in the menu bar above to request more detailed information, which includes a registration form. Please provide your name, e-mail address, the name of your Sultana ancestor if you are a descendant and check the box that you would like more information.
Brief summary of events:
Thursday, April 23rd–Registration begins
Friday, April 24th:
Civil War encampment, 3 lectures, wreath laying, wine and cheese reception, Friday evening dinner with entertainment
Saturday, April 25th
Morning bus tour of Civil War sites in Memphis, Mud Island Museum and lunch, riverboat cruise on Memphis Queen III,with dinner and music
Monday, April 27th (150th anniversary of the Sultana Disaster!)
Premiere of the new Sultana documentary in Memphis