Fort King George Historic Site

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Saturday, July 1, 2017

First Saturday Fun-Soldiers
Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. This event focuses on the soldiers of the fort and their daily tasks to keep the fort running. This will also include musket firing demos and colonial toys and games. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Cannons Across the Marsh
Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the soldiers at the fort for a day of artillery drills, musket firings, and soldier's life activities to honor Independence Day. Free watermelon and lemonade will be served. $4.50- $7.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

First Saturday Fun-Woodworking
Saturday, Aug 5, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. This will focus on the wood-working trade. Also including colonial toys and games and soldier talks. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, August 12, 2017

Sights and Sounds of the Sawmills
Saturday, Aug 12, 2017 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
From the earliest days of the humble tidal powered sawmill, to the later industrial scale steam operated sawmills, this site was utilized for centuries to process Yellow Pine, as well as Cypress, from the Altamaha River. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Monday, August 21, 2017

Eclipse Paddling Trip
Monday, Aug 21, 2017 1 PM to 4:15 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us as we kayak to Butler Island and view a solar eclipse. This is the first total solar eclipse visible in America in nearly 40 years. From our location, roughly 94% of the sun will be obscured. $50. 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, September 2, 2017

First Saturday Fun-Labors
Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. This event focuses on the labors of the fort. Activities will vary but may include soldier talks,spinning, blacksmiths, woodworkers, and candle makers. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, October 7, 2017

First Saturday Fun - Coastfest
Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us at Coastfest held at the DNR Region office under the Sydney Lanier Bridge in Brunswick. This is a free all ages event. Fort King George will be doing musket firing demos and woodworking demonstrations. Other local DNR agencies will be presenting program and various wildlife displays, live animals, and entertainment 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, November 4, 2017

First Saturday Fun-Toys and Games
Saturday, Nov 4, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. This event focuses on colonial toys and games. Come join us for a game of graces and nine pins on the parade ground. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Friday, November 10, 2017

The Debatable Land: A Colonial Reenactment, Student Day
Friday, Nov 10, 2017 9 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Students and teachers are invited to visit the site this day to experience a wide range of living history presentations. There will be an American Indian, Blacksmith, Baker, Spanish Soldier, Colonial Physician, Cannon Firing, and much more. Space is limited. $4-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, November 11, 2017

The Debatable Land: A Colonial Reenactment, Family Days
10 AM - 4 PM from Nov 11, 2017 until Nov 12, 2017 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Visit the site and witness a battle reenactment at 3pm each afternoon. Honor America's Veterans with a special Morning Colors ceremony on Saturday morning at 10am. A colonial fashion show, blacksmithing, cannon firing, cooking demo, cavalry demo, and more, will take place each day. 4.50-7.50 912-437-4770.
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Sunday, November 12, 2017

The Debatable Land: A Colonial Reenactment, Family Days
10 AM - 4 PM from Nov 12, 2017 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Visit the site and witness a battle reenactment at 3pm each afternoon. Honor America's Veterans with a special Morning Colors ceremony on Saturday morning at 10am. A colonial fashion show, blacksmithing, cannon firing, cooking demo, cavalry demo, and more, will take place each day. 4.50-7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, December 2, 2017

First Saturday Fun-Colonial Holiday Seasons
Saturday, Dec 2, 2017 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. This event focuses on the holiday season. Come and learn how the holiday season at the fort differed from today's holiday season. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
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