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Fort McAllister State Park


Saturday, March 9, 2024

Yoga on the Ogeechee
Saturday, Mar 9, 2024 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for a relaxing 1 hour yoga class. Bring a yoga mat and water. Pre-register by calling the Visitor Center at 912-727-2339. Space is limited for some classes. So, pre-registration is suggested. Check in at the visitor center when you arrive at the park. Class locations vary depending upon the weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Sunday, March 10, 2024

Reptile Afternoon
Sunday, Mar 10, 2024 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join a ranger to do some reptile related crafts and learn some fun facts about reptiles. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Saturday, March 16, 2024

Native American Pottery
Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us and make a small piece of pottery. We will use similar techniques to decorate our pottery as the Muskogean speaking indigenous people who lived in the area that is now Fort McAllister beginning as early as 3000 BCE. Call the visitor center and sign up for this program; priority is given to those who register ahead of time. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Friday, March 22, 2024

S'more Campfires, Please
Friday, Mar 22, 2024 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Snuggle up next to our campfire and unwind with a cup of hot cocoa. A park ranger will have some activities planned too. Meet us by the picnic shelters. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Sunday, March 24, 2024

Find the Rainbow Scavenger Hunt
Sunday, Mar 24, 2024 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come discover the colors of nature on a fun scavenger hunt with a ranger. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, March 30, 2024

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Mar 30, 2024 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Bring an Easter basket and a picnic and spend the afternoon enjoying our beautiful riverside park. The kiddos will try to hunt down where that sneaky bunny hid those eggs. Pre-registration is required by calling 912-727-2339. $10 Per Participant. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, May 25, 2024

Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 25, 2024 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for a Memorial Day commemoration. Help us pay tribute to our fellow patriots who died while serving in the US military. Living history interpretations will take place throughout the day including musket and cannon firings. Tour the fort, museum, and grounds of Fort McAllister along the banks of the Ogeechee River. $5.50 - $9.75 912-727-2339.
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Monday, June 10, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp #1: June 10-13
Monday, Jun 10, 2024 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Spend four days with the park rangers and learn skills from Civil War soldier training to outdoor survival skills and archery. Become an official Junior Ranger! For ages 6 and up. Registration begins April 1. Payment is due upon registration. $120. 912-727-2339.
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Saturday, July 6, 2024

Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, Jul 6, 2024 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Step back in time and commemorate Independence Day with the spirit of 1864! This traditional celebration is filled with captivating living history demonstrations, featuring musket firings and the awe-inspiring spectacles of artillery display as well as old-timey games and fresh watermelon! $5.50 - $9.75 912-727-2339.
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Monday, July 8, 2024

Junior Ranger Camp #2 July 8-11
Monday, Jul 8, 2024 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Spend four days with the park rangers and learn skills from Civil War soldier training to outdoor survival skills and archery. Become an official Junior Ranger! For ages 6 and up. Registration begins May 1. Payment is due upon registration. $120. 912-727-2339.
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