Also known as the Battle of Chaplin Hills or the Battle for Kentucky, fought October 8, 1862 during the American Civil War. The battle was a Union victory.

Today, the Perryville Battlefield - located in Boyle County, Kentucky - is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

The Battle of Perryville Commemoration re-enactment and festival has been named a Top 20 Event in the US. It is one of the largest Civil War re-enactments in the nation.

For information about this re-enactment and upcoming events visit:
www.perryvillebattlefield.org