Fort McAllister State Park

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Friday, October 14, 2022

BOW: Becoming an Outdoor Woman - Wilderness Survival
Friday, Oct 14, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This hands-on interactive workshop will focus on the first 72 hours of emergency survival. Together we will learn essential skills, including building a survival shelter, fire-making techniques, basic navigation skills, basket weaving for hunting and gathering, and ash soap making. Please pre-register by calling (912) 727-2339 $25 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

43rd Annual Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 6:40 PM to 10 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Experience our premier event of the year - an annual tradition since 1979! Experience an entertaining 30-minute guided candlelit tour through time with stops at the blacksmith’s shop, hospital, powder magazine, barracks jail, and more. Watch out - there may be a sneak attack by Union ships in the river! $25. 912-727-2339.

Friday, October 28, 2022

The Swamp Side Haunted Hayride
Friday, Oct 28, 2022 7 PM to 10:59 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
You and your group of volunteers decide to help out the park with clean up around the holiday weekend, however something doesn't feel quite right... An eerie dread fills the marsh pathways, something moves just outside the corner of your eye. The Haunted Hayride ventures towards the dark marsh to unveil whatever is lurking below the bog waters. $20. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, October 29, 2022

The Haunting of Savage Island
Saturday, Oct 29, 2022 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
We invite our campground guests to decorate their campsite and dress up in costumes! Our park rangers will be judging the campsites for creativity and hosting a costume contest! If you'd like to give out candy, pick up a "Pumpkin Paper" for your campsite from the Visitors Center to let other families know you are giving out candy. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, December 10, 2022

158th Annual Winter Muster
Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 10 AM to 5 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
See the fort come alive with activity as we take a step back in time to December of 1864. As Sherman's troops were closing in on Fort McAllister, how would the soldiers prepare? Find out for yourself and enjoy a day full of tours, infantry demonstrations, blacksmithing, and more. $10. 912-727-2339.