Fort King George Historic Site


Saturday, February 1, 2020

Make A Pinch Pot
Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 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, February 2, 2020

The Lower Bluff: A Snapshot of Georgia History
Sunday, Feb 2, 2020 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join one of our Rangers as we tour back through time and explore the deep history of the Lower Bluff. 912-437-4770.
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The Lower Bluff: A Snapshot of Georgia History
Sunday, Feb 2, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join one of our Rangers as we tour back through time and explore the deep history of the Lower Bluff. 912-437-4770.
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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Admission is FREE on Super Museum Sunday! Musket demonstrations will be offered throughout the day from 10am to 4pm. Check out Georgia History Festival's website here: georgiahistoryfestival.org/2020-super-museum-sunday 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, February 22, 2020

March Forward Into the Past
Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Explore the site with one of Fort King George's finest soldiers. 912-437-4770.
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Sunday, February 23, 2020

Discover our Past: Explore Archaeology
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Dig deep and find out about the people who came before us with this fun archaeology activity. 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, February 29, 2020

An Extra Day in Nature
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Want to make the most of your Leap Day? Join a ranger on a guided nature journaling walk. $2. 912-437-4770.
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An Extra Day in Nature
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Want to make the most of your Leap Day? Join a ranger on a guided nature journaling walk. $2. 912-437-4770.
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Friday, March 13, 2020

Scottish Heritage Days
Friday, Mar 13, 2020 9 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Living history demonstrations such as musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music will take place among Live Oaks and Spanish moss. Friday is Student Day and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Scottish Heritage Days
Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Living history demonstrations such as musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music will take place among Live Oaks and Spanish moss. Friday is Student Day and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Sunday, March 15, 2020

Scottish Heritage Days
Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Living history demonstrations such as musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music will take place among Live Oaks and Spanish moss. Friday is Student Day and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Spring Break Junior Ranger Day Camp
Tuesday, Apr 7, 2020 8:30 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Calling all Junior Rangers to spend a day of their Spring Break playing and learning with us at Ft. King George! Registration is required. $20 for early registration and $25 for late registration. $20 - $25. 912-437-4770.

Monday, May 25, 2020

Memorial Day Commemoration
Monday, May 25, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the rangers of Fort King George for a day of craft demonstrations and soldiers' life activities in commemoration of Memorial Day. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

National Trails Day: Highlander Hike
Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Follow along on a Scottish Highlander's foraging trip around the wonderful trails at Fort King George to learn about local edible and medicinal plant life. 912-437-4770.
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National Trails Day: Nature Journaling Walk
Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join one of our rangers on a walk around our grounds while creating or enhancing your own nature journal 912-437-4770.
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Monday, June 8, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 6-8
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 8, 2020 until Jun 11, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - 80. 912-437-4770.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 6-8
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 9, 2020 until Jun 11, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - 80. 912-437-4770.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 6-8
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 10, 2020 until Jun 11, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - 80. 912-437-4770.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 6-8
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 11, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - 80. 912-437-4770.

Monday, June 22, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 9-12
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 22, 2020 until Jun 25, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - $80. 912-437-4770.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 9-12
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 23, 2020 until Jun 25, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - $80. 912-437-4770.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 9-12
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 24, 2020 until Jun 25, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - $80. 912-437-4770.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Junior Ranger Camp for Ages 9-12
8 AM - 3 PM from Jun 25, 2020 
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Children will have fun learning in the outdoors as they work toward earning a Junior Ranger Badge. The week will be filled with rich history, outdoor studies and activities, craft projects, and team building! Registration is required. $75 for early registration and $80 for late registration. $75 - $80. 912-437-4770.

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Cannons Across the Marsh
Saturday, Jul 4, 2020 to Sunday, Jul 5, 2020 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 soldiers' life activities to honor Independence Day. $4.50- $7.50 912-437-4770.

Monday, September 7, 2020

Labor Day Commemoration
Monday, Sep 7, 2020 10 AM to 4 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.

Saturday, October 31, 2020

Tricks, Treats, and Tricorns
Saturday, Oct 31, 2020 5 PM to 8 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us for your new Halloween tradition of Trick-or-treating inside the fort's walls. We will also be offering the chance to flex your crafty side with a full evening of fun fall activities! $3-$5. 912-437-4770.

Friday, November 13, 2020

Autumn Encampment
Friday, Nov 13, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A variety of living history demonstrations, including musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music, will be taking place on Friday the 13th and Saturday the 14th. Friday is Student Day from 9am – 1pm. Educators can call 912-437-4770 to reserve a spot for their students. Saturday hosts a battle reenactment at 3pm. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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Saturday, November 14, 2020

Autumn Encampment
Saturday, Nov 14, 2020 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A variety of living history demonstrations, including musket and cannon firings, blacksmithing, 18th century cooking and music, will be taking place on Friday the 13th and Saturday the 14th. Friday is Student Day from 9am – 1pm. Educators can call 912-437-4770 to reserve a spot for their students. Saturday hosts a battle reenactment at 3pm. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
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