Fort King George Historic Site

Saturday, August 6, 2016

First Saturday Fun
Saturday, Aug 6, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. Activities will vary, such as colonial toys and games, soldier talks, musket firing demos, and the occasional colonial crafts person (spinning, blacksmithing, wood-working). $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Sights and Sounds of the Sawmills
Saturday, Aug 13, 2016 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
At 10am, and 2pm, Fort King George State Historic Site will be hosting Sights and Sounds of the Sawmills. From the earliest days of the humble tidal powered sawmill, to the later industrial scale steam operated sawmills, this very site was utilized for centuries to process Yellow Pine, as well as Cypress, from the Altamaha River. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
Hidden Gem 

Saturday, September 3, 2016

First Saturday Fun
Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. Activities will vary, such as colonial toys and games, soldier talks, musket firing demos, and the occasional colonial crafts person (spinning, blacksmithing, wood-working). $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Monday, September 5, 2016

Labor Day at Fort King George
Monday, Sep 5, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
On this day, site staff and volunteers will be demonstrating various colonial period “labor” jobs. There will be ladies spinning natural fibers into thread on spinning wheels, wood-working, and possibly a blacksmith. There will also be the usual celebratory musket and cannon firings, which will take place on the hour. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Lend a Hand - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 9 AM to 12 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Your State Parks Day is an opportunity to give back, so lend a hand and help us with our volunteer project on the park. Volunteers will assist with the construction of a replica Native American Indian roundhouse. Wear clothing suitable to work outdoors. Volunteers receive FREE admission. 912-437-4770.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, October 1, 2016

First Saturday Fun
Saturday, Oct 1, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. Activities will vary, such as colonial toys and games, soldier talks, musket firing demos, and the occasional colonial crafts person (spinning, blacksmithing, wood-working). $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Spanish Missions of the Georgia Coast
Saturday, Oct 15, 2016 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Learn new and fascinating stories and facts, in reference to the system of missions built along the eastern coast by Spanish missionaries in the 16th century. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Hidden Gem 

Saturday, October 29, 2016

The Ghosts Of Fort King George
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 5 PM to 7 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Come and join us for an evening of trick and treating, as we step back in time with the ghosts of the fort. $3. 912-437-4770.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, November 5, 2016

First Saturday Fun
Saturday, Nov 5, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. Activities will vary, such as colonial toys and games, soldier talks, musket firing demos, and the occasional colonial crafts person (spinning, blacksmithing, wood-working). $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, December 3, 2016

First Saturday Fun
Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Enjoy interacting with a site interpreter as they bring the fort to life. Activities will vary, such as colonial toys and games, soldier talks, musket firing demos, and the occasional colonial crafts person (spinning, blacksmithing, wood-working). $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, December 10, 2016

A Colonial Christmas at Fort King George
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the Friends of Fort King George for a traditional dinner in the soldier's barracks. Reservations Required. Program concludes with a cannon firing. $40. 912-437-4770.