Smell the smoke, hear the roar, feel the ground shake as Civil War Cannons echo across the valley. History comes alive in downtown Buchanan as the community celebrates its’ annual Civil War History Weekend on April 29, 30 & May 1. You and your family are invited to explore one of the lesser known sites of the War Between the States in downtown Buchanan. Explore Living History encampments & Suttler's Row on the Town Park. Enjoy Living History Skits on Main Street. Stroll through Antiques, art & restaurants along Main Street. View firsthand the Battle of Buchanan on Saturday at 3 pm and again on Sunday at 1:30pm.