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Fort McAllister State Park
  Friday, June 21, 2013
Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Fridays 1 PM until Jun 28, 2013 
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Offered Tuesdays through Saturdays beginning at 1 p.m. Learn about the American Civil War, soldier life, medicine, infantry, weapons and more from staff historians. $3.50 - $6.50. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Saturday, June 22, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Saturdays 1 PM until Jun 29, 2013 
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Offered Tuesdays through Saturdays beginning at 1 p.m. Learn about the American Civil War, soldier life, medicine, infantry, weapons and more from staff historians. $3.50 - $6.50. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Sunday, June 23, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Tuesdays 1 PM  
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Offered Tuesdays through Saturdays beginning at 1 p.m. Learn about the American Civil War, soldier life, medicine, infantry, weapons and more from staff historians. $3.50 - $6.50. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Wednesdays 1 PM  
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Offered Tuesdays through Saturdays beginning at 1 p.m. Learn about the American Civil War, soldier life, medicine, infantry, weapons and more from staff historians. $3.50 - $6.50. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Thursday, June 27, 2013
Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Thursdays 1 PM  
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Offered Tuesdays through Saturdays beginning at 1 p.m. Learn about the American Civil War, soldier life, medicine, infantry, weapons and more from staff historians. $3.50 - $6.50. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Friday, June 28, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Fridays 1 PM  
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Offered Tuesdays through Saturdays beginning at 1 p.m. Learn about the American Civil War, soldier life, medicine, infantry, weapons and more from staff historians. $3.50 - $6.50. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Saturday, June 29, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
Daily Life of a Civil War Soldier
Saturdays 1 PM  
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Offered Tuesdays through Saturdays beginning at 1 p.m. Learn about the American Civil War, soldier life, medicine, infantry, weapons and more from staff historians. $3.50 - $6.50. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Sunday, June 30, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Thursday, July 4, 2013
Independence Day Celebration
Thursday, Jul 4, 2013 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us as we celebrate our country's birthday and our right to be free. Civil War-era demonstrations from reenactors, spinning demonstrations, cannon and musket firings, old fashioned games, and lots of family fun and history. Adults $6.50, Seniors $6.00, Youth (6-17) $3.75, 5 & Under- Free. 912.727.2339.
  Friday, July 5, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 6, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, July 7, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, July 12, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 13, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, July 14, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, July 19, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 20, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, July 21, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, July 26, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, July 27, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, July 28, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, August 2, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, August 3, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, August 4, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, August 9, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, August 10, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, August 11, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, August 16, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, August 17, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, August 18, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, August 23, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, August 24, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Sunday, August 25, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Friday, August 30, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, August 31, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays until Sep 1, 2013 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
Ft. McAllister Labor Day Festival 2013
Saturday, Aug 31, 2013 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
You deserve a little R & R for all of your hard work, so gather up the family and bring some friends! We invite you to kick back and enjoy music and entertainment, fun games for children & adults, a challenging grease pole, and great food. Adults $6.50, Seniors $6.00, Youth (6-17) $3.75, 5 & Under- free. 912-727-2339.
  Sunday, September 1, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Summertime Weekend Programs
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Friday - Campground campfires in the evening for registered guest only. Saturday - Nature Hikes (varied topics). Sunday - Special Programs, anything from Furry Forest Creatures to Women of the Civil War. Donations to our Friend's Chapter welcomed. $5 parking. 912.727.2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, September 28, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Fort McAllister - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2013 9 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
By helping us maintain our park, you are saving you local natural and historical resource that is irreplaceable. Come out and get your hands dirty as we roll up our sleeves and clean-up our park to maintain its natural beauty and historical signifigance. No fees required, lunch provided to volunteers. All ages welcomed. 912-727-2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, October 19, 2013
Candle Lantern Tours
Saturday, Oct 19, 2013 6 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Experience the fort at night as you are guided around by candlelight See how confederate soldiers spent their evenings by campfire, how they passed the cold nights, and how they preformed their evening and nightly duties. Please call ahead to inquire about tour times. Adults $6.50, Seniors $6.00, Youth (6-18) $3.75, 5 & Under- Free 912.727.2339.
  Saturday, December 14, 2013
Get Outdoors Georgia Winter Muster Reenactment
Saturday, Dec 14, 2013 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
On December 13, 1864, General Sherman ended his March to the Sea by ordering his troops to take Fort McAllister. Come and watch as we reenact this historically significant moment in our country's history. Program & demonstration from 9am - 4pm. Battle at 5:00pm. Adults $6.50, Seniors $6.00, Youth (6-17) $3.75, 5 & Under Free. 912.727.2339.
  Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Fort McAllister's First Day Hike
Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come take a leisurely stroll through the woods with us on our 3 mile loop trail as we walk and talk about the winter wildlife in the maritime forests and marshlands of the Georgia Coast. From the chirping in the trees to the rustles in the woods, we'll explore the wild side of Fort McAllister State Historic Park with a focus on the birds of winter. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, January 18, 2014
Talley Talk on Toy Chest Cannons & More
Saturday, Jan 18, 2014 11 AM to 12 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
On the 18th of January, Ranger Talley Kirkland will be standing by to give a talk on the display of miniature cannons and the purpose of their bigger cousins, and the roles they played in the Civil War. Historic Site Admission Rates: - $6.50 dults - $6.00 Seniors (62+) - $3.75 Youth (6-17) - $1.00 Child (under 6) Group rates available with advance notice. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Friday, February 14, 2014
Valentines Under Venus Stargazing Party
Friday, Feb 14, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Invite your Valentine for a night beneath the moon and stars as we learn and solve the secrets of space with Ms. Mullenax, Professor of Astronomy and Physics at AASU. Bring a blanket and a picnic dinner to eat under the stars. Alcohol is prohibited. $7 per person $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, March 15, 2014
Talley Talk on Civil War "Assault Rifles"
Saturday, Mar 15, 2014 11 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Ranger Talley Kirkland will be in the museum at our display of Civil War "assault rifles" to help explain and elaborate on the uses of these weapons when war was raging around the nation. Two separate talks at 11:00am and 2:00pm $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Saturday, April 5, 2014
Civil War Trust Volunteer Day
Saturday, Apr 5, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come help us clean around the fort and beautify our treasured historical resources! Volunteers will meet at the Officer's Barracks near the fort, no fees required. Lunch will be served to our hard-working volunteers. 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Friday, April 18, 2014
Canoeing with the Stars
Friday, Apr 18, 2014 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Bring your family and friends for a guided canoe trip beneath the moonlit sky as we paddle our way down to Shark Tooth Sandbar. Feel free to bring food, outdoor games and more, but remember to leave no trace of our stay by the end of the night. Reservations required. $20 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, April 26, 2014
Art Among the Trees
Saturday, Apr 26, 2014 9 AM to 4 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Artists and novices alike come out and create art for the park using the natural materials found all around us. Stop by and watch others make masterpieces with Mother Earth for a yearlong natural exhibit. Contact the park for more information about professional art entries. $10 for crafters and artists, includes the $5 parkpass. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, May 17, 2014
Talley Talk on Knapsack Treasures
Saturday, May 17, 2014 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
On the 17th of May, Ranger Talley Kirkland will be at the museum's monthly display to give a presentation on the treasured belongings that resided deep within the soldier's handy knapsack. $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Saturday, May 24, 2014
Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 24, 2014 9 AM to 4 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Help us pay tribute to our fellow patriots who served our country throughout the years! Cannon & musket firings, Civil war era demonstrations and lots of family fun! $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, June 7, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Meet the Marsh on Redbird Creek
Saturday, Jun 7, 2014 9 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Meet the Marsh on Redbird Creek at Fort McAllister State Historic Park. With beautiful wildlife, florna and ancient oaks, our marsh ecosystem in one of the most benifically productive ecosystems in the nation ... come see what it is all about and support your local trails on National Trails Day! $2 Donation required + ParkPass. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, June 21, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Natives & Newcomers to the Georgia Coast
Saturday, Jun 21, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Explore the park and learn the history of Coastal Georgia. From Guale to Oglethorpe, there will be a great deal of history to learn as we take a 3 mile hike on Redbird Creek Trail. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Friday, July 4, 2014
Independence Day Celebration
Friday, Jul 4, 2014 9 AM to 4 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us as we celebrate our country’s birthday and our right to be free. Watch Civil War drilling, musket firing and cannon firings. Also join in sack races, egg toss, wheel barrow races and other old-timey games. Fresh watermelon will be available too. You can even join in a Civil War-era baseball game. $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
  Friday, July 11, 2014
A Midsummers Night Stream
Friday, Jul 11, 2014 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Invite your friends and family to join us as we paddle past the high grass of the tidal creeks where we’ll make our way to a sandbar to enjoy the night beneath the moonlit sky. Reservations required: maximum 24 participants. Must call office one week prior to event to reserve. $20 per Individual, $ ParkPass per Vehicle. 912-727-2339.
  Friday, August 8, 2014
CANCELLED -- Full Moon Stargazers Party
Friday, Aug 8, 2014 8:30 PM to 10 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This event has been cancelled. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, August 16, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Rowe's Guide to the Great Outdoors
Saturday, Aug 16, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
If you've ever wanted to know more about almost every plant or animal on the Georgia Coast, then you’ll want to stop by for a 3 mile day hike on our trail with Master Naturalist Rowe. $5 in addition to the Parking fee $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, August 30, 2014
Labor Day Festival
Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 9 AM to 4 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
You deserve a little R&R for all your hard work, so gather the family up, kick back and enjoy yourselves at our Labor Day Festival! Visitors who wish to only use the Day Use outside of the fort will require a $5 ParkPass. Fort and museum visitors need to pay for admission at the museum when they arrive. $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, September 13, 2014
"Incoming!" with Shuman's Artillery
Saturday, Sep 13, 2014 10 AM to 3 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come and join us as we listen and learn about the use of artillery in the Civil War with our local expert Eddie Shuman. From mortars to howitzers and more, Shuman’s talk on artillery will be a blast. Date and time subject to change. $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Saturday, September 20, 2014
Paddle Luncheon on the River
Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 11:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Go on a midday meet with us as we paddle our way to Sharktooth Sandbar. Bring your own lunch for a picnic out on the sandbar. $20 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, September 27, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
By helping us maintain our park, you are saving your local natural resources that are irreplaceable. Volunteers will be working on the preservation of their state parks, and as a thank you to our volunteers, will be providing lunch for their hard work. No fees required for Historic Site Admission. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, October 4, 2014
Get Outdoors Georgia Attracting Wildlife To Your Yard
Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Learn how to attract a variety of wildlife to your yard. From birds to frogs, we will teach you what habitats are required to attract wildlife and keep them coming back. $2.00 per person $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Sunday, October 5, 2014
Basics of Hunting In Coastal Georgia
Sunday, Oct 5, 2014 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Are you thinking about becoming a hunter, but don't know where to begin? Come learn the basics of hunting from a State Game Warden. Learn when and where to hunt and what equipment you will need. Have all your questions answered by a professional. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Home School Wednesday
Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
What Is Fall? Bring your elementary aged students to the park to learn about the season filled with falling leaves and pumpkins. Hands on activities and fun. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, October 18, 2014
Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 7 PM to 9:30 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Experience the Fort at night as you are guided into the past by Candle light! Visitors need to pay historic site admission rates at the museum when they arrive. Guided walks through the fort will be held every half hour. $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Friday, October 24, 2014
Let's Get Batty With Sarah
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 6 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join Ranger Sarah for an informative talk about bats. Learn why we love our bat community here at the park. Take a walk to watch as they emerge from their houses and head out for an evening of hunting insects. Then we return to the visitors center for a campfire. Great event for the whole family. Bring a flashlight and a chair for campfire time. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, October 25, 2014
The Haunting of Savage Island
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Halloween comes to the campground. We invite our campground guests to decorate their campsite and wear costumes. The Rangers will drive through the campground and judge the campsites for creativity. We will be doing reverse trick or treating. You remain at your site and we bring candy to you. Then gather for a bonfire and ghost stories. Donations accepted $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, November 8, 2014
Coastline Cleanup
Saturday, Nov 8, 2014 11 AM to 5 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us as we walk the edge of the Ogeechee River at low tide and pick up trash that has washed ashore. Here is your opportunity to help save the river inhabitants. Come make a difference in our environment. Wear enclosed shoes that can get wet. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Home School Class
Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Middle and senior high students are invited to a class about the native american tribes who once lived in this area. Learn who lived here and when they lived here as well as how they lived and what they ate. This will be a great history lesson. Each car requires a park pass and there is a $2.00 per student fee. $2.00 per student. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, November 15, 2014
A Paddlers Picnic
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for a Sunday canoe and kayak excursion out to the local sandbar for a scenic lunch. Participants must bring their own food and are allowed to bring their own kayaks and canoes, but Park Office must be notified before the event. Advance registration required, on a first come – first serve basis. $20 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Paddlers Picnic
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for a canoe trip on Redbird Creek. Bring your lunch and we will provide the canoes. We will talk about the marsh while we paddle to a sandbar to enjoy our picnic. Each canoe can hold 2 adults and a child. Call for reservations. $20 per person or $10 if you bring your own boat. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Sunday, November 16, 2014
How To Get Started In Civil War Re-enacting
Sunday, Nov 16, 2014 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Experienced Civil War Re-enactor, Clint Stanley, will answer all your questions about what it takes to become an active re-enactor. From proper clothing to camping, he will tell you everything involved in re-enacting. Clint has many years of experience at many battlefields and is very knowledgeable. $3.00 per person. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, November 22, 2014
Magnolia Trail Hike
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This one mile hike is perfect for beginner hikers. This is a slow paced nature hike lead by the Park Naturalist. Learn about the Marsh, our trees and birds on Savage Island. Perfect hike for a family just starting out in hiking. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water. $2.00 per person Children under 6 free. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Magnolia Trail Hike
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This is a very easy and slow paced hike. Good for beginner hikers or families. We will talk about the trees along the trail and about the marsh system. Wear sturdy shoes. No reservation needed. $5.00 per car park pass required and a $2.00 per person event fee. $2.00 per person $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Tons of Fun 
  Saturday, November 29, 2014
The Guale of Satuache
Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
When old world traditions mix with new world customs, you end up with Satuache, a Spanish mission for the conversion of the Guale to Christianity. Learn the local history of Satuache, the Spanish, and the Guale. $3. Children under 6 are free. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, December 6, 2014
Decorating for Christmas Using Natural Materials
Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join Naturalist Shirley Rowe for a hands on demonstration on how to use, pine, holly, pine cones, and other materials found in the woods to make Christmas decorations for your home. You will leave with the knowledge of how to make garlands, wreaths, and ornaments. Make and take some with you. If you have a glue gun and gloves, bring them. $6 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
A Touch of Gray
Sunday, Dec 7, 2014 to Sunday, Dec 7, 2014 - 1 PM to 3 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy this classic string band in the fort area as they play music from the Civil War days. These musicians have years of experience entertaining at Civil War reenactments. Fort admission is required. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, December 13, 2014
Winter Muster - 150th Anniversary, Battle of Fort McAllister Reenactment
Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 9 AM to 5 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort will be filled with Confederate soldiers as they prepare for battle. Visitors can watch skirmishes between Union and Confederate troop as they fire muskets and cannons. Walk among the earthworks and tour a Civil War museum. At 5 p.m., the same time that the actual battle occurred, visitors can watch Union forces breach the fort. $6.00 per person Free for children under 6 years old 912-727-2339.
Civil War History Event 
  Saturday, December 20, 2014
A Soldier's Serenade with the Eighth Georgia Regimental
Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 until Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 2 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Step back in time as the Fort McAllister is filled with the sounds and songs of the Eighth Georgia Regimental Civil War Band. This is a unique opportunity to experience the "in the moment" of the Civil War era with this phenomenal instrumental band. Reg admission rates apply. 912-727-2339.
Christmas Carols Around the Campfire
Saturday, Dec 20, 2014 7 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Our campground guests are invited to come to a campfire at the assembly shelter where the choir from Saint Elizabeth Episcopal Church will be singing Christmas Carols. You are welcome to join them in singing carols that we all know. Get your Jingle on and come get in the Christmas spirit. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Thursday, January 1, 2015
First Day Hikes
Thursday, Jan 1, 2015 10 AM to 2:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us at 10:00am for a 3 mile nature hike with Ranger Rowe on the Redbird Creek Trail. This hike is medium difficulty and requires sturdy shoes and water. At 1:00 there will be a History Hike in and around the fort. An Interpretative Ranger will walk you through the past and tell you about the daily life at Fort McAllister during the war. $3. Children under 5 free. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, January 17, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Junior Naturalist Mini Camp
Saturday, Jan 17, 2015 to Sunday, Jan 18, 2015 9 AM to 4 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Bring your lunch and spend the day learning about the many ecosystems within our park. Discover the wide variety of inhabitants at Fort McAllister and learn about how they live in our forest, marsh, and rivers. Space is limited so call the park to reserve your space. For ages 8-12. $15.00 per camper. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, March 14, 2015
Civil War Volunteer Trust Day
Saturday, Mar 14, 2015 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This annual event offers you the opportunity to help us maintain our very significant fort. We will be trimming plants, painting, cleaning, and doing other maintenance.We will provide lunch for our hard working volunteers. Come show your love of Fort McAllister. No fees will be charged for volunteering. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, May 16, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Ogeechee Riverbank Cleanup
Saturday, May 16, 2015 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us as we pick up trash along the banks of the Ogeechee river in the park. Our last cleanup filled 9 large bag of trash in just 2 hours. Make a difference in the environment be removing trash that is harmful to the wildlife. No park pass fee or admission. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, May 23, 2015
Memorial Day
Saturday, May 23, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for an old fashioned Memorial Day. We will have family activities and living history demonstrations throughout the day. Cannon firings and musket demonstrations hourly. $7.50 Adults, $6.50 Seniors and $4.50 youth. $5 parking. 912-272-2339.
  Saturday, July 4, 2015
Get Outdoors Georgia Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate Independence Day like it's 1864. Join us for old fashioned fun. Games, food and fun for all. Living history demonstrations, cannon firings, and musket demonstrations. $7.50 Adults, $6.50 Seniors and $4.50 Youth. Under 6 free. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, September 5, 2015
Labor Day Celebration
Saturday, Sep 5, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for some old fashioned family fun. Civil War era games and prizes. $7.50 adults, $6.50 seniors, $4.50 youth $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, September 26, 2015
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for our biggest clean-up event of the year. We will be pulling weeds, trimming plants, spreading mulch, painting, and doing many other maintenance projects. Bring the family or a club or scout troop. There is something for every age. T-shirts and door prizes provided by Friends of Georgia State Parks. no fees for volunteering. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, October 10, 2015
History Under Our Feet
Saturday, Oct 10, 2015 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Local Archaeologist, Jessie Larson will present a program about archaeology in our area. She will talk about local archaeology finds, how archaeologists know where to dig, and what tools they use. This informative talk and demonstration will be great for adults and older children. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Annual Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 10, 2015 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for our annual guided tour. See the soldiers go about their evening duties. Stop in the barracks for some hot cider and a cookie. Then prepare yourself for some noise as the cannon is fired over the Ogeechee River. This is one of most popular annual events. $7.50 for Adults, $6.50 Seniors, $4.50 Youth. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, October 24, 2015
The Haunting of Blackbeards' Island
Saturday, Oct 24, 2015 6:30 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Savage Island becomes Blackbeards' Island for the weekend as we decorate and dress like pirates. Decorate your campsite like a pirate ship or camp and compete for prizes for the most original and most frightening campsite. Rangers will go site to site giving out candy. Come for a campfire where we will give prizes for best sites and best costumes. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
  Saturday, November 14, 2015
Get Outdoors Festival
Saturday, Nov 14, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come and see displays and demonstrations about many outdoor activities.Learn more about hunting, fishing, gardening, camping, birding,and much more. Enjoy a craft show, hayride and entertainment too. This will be a great and informative day. $3.00 per person, under 6 is free. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
 

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