Candlelight tours in park Oct. 29

Published 11:39 am Thursday, October 20, 2011

Reservations are being taken for a unique candlelight walk on a Vicksburg National Military Park road on Saturday, Oct. 29.

The Shadows of the Past tours begin at 5:30 p.m. and depart every half-hour until the last tour starts at 8 p.m. Each walk lasts 90 minutes. Tours are free but limited to 25 visitors, a release from the park said.

Participants are urged to wear comfortable walking shoes. To reserve a space, contact Raymond Hamel at 601-636-0583.

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