Site last updated Jan 19 2022
You can come out to any of our skirmishes and witness history replaying itself for free. There is no cost to watch. Please check the Western Region skirmish schedule for dates and locations. Want to find out more before heading out? Click below to contact us. We will try to answer any of your questions.
What is the North-South Skirmish Association or the N-SSA? The N-SSA has almost 3500 individuals in 13 different regions that compete in skirmishes throughout the eastern half of the country. The Western Region is one of the 13 regions within the N-SSA and focus on the area of Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa. Click below to find out more about the N-SSA.
Celebrating 28 Years of Skirmishing
The N-SSA: Preserving America's Civil War Heritage through Black Powder Shooting Sports since 1950.
Illinois, Wisconsin and Iowa
Keeping history alive, one target at a time.
First 2023 Skirmish April 22-23, Loami
of the North-South Skirmish Association
Individual and Team Marksmanship/Live Fire Competition using Civil War Small Arms and Artillery. Rifled Muskets, Carbines, Revolvers, Smoothbore Muskets, Spencers, Repeaters, Cannons, Mortars, and Pistols .