Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site


Thursday, May 30, 2019

Prelude to the May 27, 1864 Battle of Pickett’s Mill Reenactment
Thursday, May 30, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Come and bring the family out to see tactical exercises and black powder demonstrations building up to the 155th Anniversary of the Battle of Pickett’s Mill reenactment. Learn what it was like to be a soldier or civilian refugee by interacting with our reenactors, participating in guided historical tours, and observing period demonstrations. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Prelude to the May 27, 1864 Battle of Pickett’s Mill Reenactment
Friday, May 31, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Come and bring the family out to see tactical exercises and black powder demonstrations building up to the 155th Anniversary of the Battle of Pickett’s Mill reenactment. Learn what it was like to be a soldier or civilian refugee by interacting with our reenactors, participating in guided historical tours, and observing period demonstrations. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Get Outdoors - National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Have you ever been told to “take a hike?” Well, come out to the park and do just that. Help us celebrate Nationals Trails Day by joining a guided hike through historical grounds and nature’s hideaways. This flexible hike will cover 1 to 4 miles and participation is specific to each individual participant. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Main Event:155th Anniversary of Reenactment of the May 27, 1864, Battle of Pickett's Mill
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 10 AM to 5 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
There will be a reenactment of the activity at "the Ravine". Prior to the reenactment, and afterward, authors and other experts will give a presentation about the battle, then lead tours out to key scenes. There will be other demonstrations such as cannon/musket firings, cabin life, artifact identification, and soldier life. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp Pickett's Mill
8 AM - 12 PM from Jul 11, 2019 until Jul 13, 2019 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the history and nature here at Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60 plus $5 parking. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, July 12, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp Pickett's Mill
8 AM - 12 PM from Jul 12, 2019 until Jul 13, 2019 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the history and nature here at Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60 plus $5 parking. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp Pickett's Mill
8 AM - 12 PM from Jul 13, 2019 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the history and nature here at Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60 plus $5 parking. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Fire to Fork
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Hungry to learn about different methods of cooking outdoors over open fire? Come out to watch our gathering and we'll show you how. Sampling will be encouraged and period music will set the perfect background. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Your State Parks Day - National Public Lands Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Come out and help support the Friends of Pickett’s Mill Battlefield State Historic Site. Volunteers will assist with specific projects as directed by staff. Volunteers will make a difference in our park while adding to the quality of life in the surrounding communities. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Cabin Life - Pioneers of History
Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Don't stay at home with cabin fever. Get outdoors and join civilian reenactors at our 1850’s log cabin. Hear stories of old and see period life-way demonstrations. There will also be guided tours of the cabin and nearby battlefield. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Friday, October 18, 2019

All Hallow's Eve
Friday, Oct 18, 2019 6:30 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
A most family-friendly, but spooky event! Werewolves, lost soldiers from the grave, witches, and things that defy imagination await the weary participant on these nights. Haunted walking tours through the enchanted forests begin every 30 minutes from the museum/ visitor center. $10. 770-443-7850.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, October 19, 2019

All Hallow's Eve
Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 6:30 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
A most family-friendly, but spooky event! Werewolves, lost soldiers from the grave, witches, and things that defy imagination await the weary participant on these nights. Haunted walking tours through the enchanted forests begin every 30 minutes from the museum/ visitor center. $10. 770-443-7850.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Christmas at the Cabin
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Step back into an earlier time and experience holiday decorating and festivities of civilian life during the Civil War. See period decorating, participate in heritage games, and observe civilian life way demonstrations. Santa will be here. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.