Fort King George Historic Site


Saturday, August 24, 2019

Make A Pinch Pot
Saturday, Aug 24, 2019 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Learn one of the oldest and simplest forms of pottery, practiced by the indigenous people of America and around the world! Make your very own pinch pot to bring home and cherish. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Make A Pinch Pot
Saturday, Aug 24, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Learn one of the oldest and simplest forms of pottery, practiced by the indigenous people of America and around the world! Make your very own pinch pot to bring home and cherish. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Colonial Playtime
Sunday, Aug 25, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Spend some time outside learning about and playing with our Colonial toys and games. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, August 31, 2019

Paddle Along the Darien Waterfront
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us on a trip through Black Island Creek and down the beautiful Darien River. This paddling trip is open to people 10 years and older who are able to swim. Previous paddling experience is recommended. Registration is required. $35 - $40. 912-437-4770.

Monday, September 2, 2019

Labor Day Commemoration
Monday, Sep 2, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the Friends of Fort King George for a day of craft demonstrations and soldiers' life activities. Learn about the various types of laborers of the past. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Paddle through General's Cut to Butler Island
Sunday, Sep 8, 2019 12 PM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us on a trip on the beautiful Darien River to Butler Island, home of a former rice plantation. This paddling trip is open to people 10 years and older who are able to swim. Previous paddling experience is strongly recommended. Registration is required. $35 - 40. 912-437-4770.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Sunset Paddle Along Black Island Creek
Saturday, Sep 14, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Watch the sunset with us in Black Island Creek. This paddling trip is open to people 10 years and older who are able to swim. Equipment is provided, but please bring water. Be sure to wear closed-toe shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting wet. Registration is required. $45. 912-437-4770.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Keeping a fortress in tip top shape is essential! Lend a hand as we make various repairs and improvements to the fort. Volunteers receive FREE admission! 912-437-4770.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Coastfest
Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us at Coastfest, held this year at the Mary Ross Waterfront Park in downtown Brunswick. This is a free all ages event. Fort King George will be doing musket firing demos. Other local DNR agencies will be presenting programs and various wildlife displays, live animals, and entertainment. 912-437-4770.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Fright at the Fort
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us for a night of thrills and chills. From 6-7 pm, children ages 3-10 can trick-or-treat at numerous spooky spots within the fort. Then, from 8-10 pm, beware of ghosts, ghouls, and goblins as the fort and nature trail transform into a spectacularly spooky, shudder-inducing experience. Bring along your friends and family if you dare! $7 - $12. 912-437-4770.

Friday, November 8, 2019

Autumn Encampment
Friday, Nov 8, 2019 9 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
On Friday, students and teachers are invited to visit the site to experience a wide range of living history presentations. Reservations are required. On Saturday, living history presentations will take place throughout the day, and the battle reenactment will be at 3pm. No reservations needed. 912-437-4770.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Autumn Encampment
Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
On Friday, students and teachers are invited to visit the site to experience a wide range of living history presentations. Reservations are required. On Saturday, living history presentations will take place throughout the day, and the battle reenactment will be at 3pm. No reservations needed. 912-437-4770.

Saturday, December 14, 2019

A Colonial Christmas at Fort King George
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the Friends of Fort King George for a traditional dinner in the soldiers' barracks, and an evening of colonial style Yuletide jollification. Program concludes with a cannon firing. Reservations required. $35. 912-437-4770.