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.


Saturday, July 2, 2022

Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate Independence Day like it's 1864! Join us for an old-fashioned celebration with living history demonstrations including musket firings. $9. 912-727-2339.
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Monday, July 4, 2022

Independence Day Celebration
Monday, Jul 4, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate Independence Day like it's 1864! Join us for an old-fashioned celebration with living history demonstrations including musket firings. $9. 912-727-2339.
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Sunday, September 4, 2022

Labor Day Festivities
Sunday, Sep 4, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
You deserve a break today! Come out to Fort McAllister for an educational and entertaining day for the whole family. Our Civil War interpreters will be firing muskets throughout the day. $9. 912-727-2339.

Sunday, September 11, 2022

Girl Scouts Love State Parks: Nature Hikes
Sunday, Sep 11, 2022 10 AM to 11 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Register your troop to join Ranger Lexington for a nature hike around the three-mile Redbird Trail. Take in the beautiful views of the Ogeechee River and maritime forest, while learning about the flora and fauna of Georgia's coast. Pre-registration required $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 24, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for our biggest volunteer day of the year! Stop by and lend a helping hand as we spend the day improving the park. We will be cleaning and clearing branches, debris, and more as we work hard to make our park beautiful and pristine! Please register in advance. 912-727-2339.

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. Register and pay by calling park office: (912) 727-2339 $25 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Annual Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 6:40 PM to 10 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Our premier event is returning! Experience an entertaining and historical trip through time led by candlelight, with friendly tour guides, horse-mounted soldiers, and all the fun you can pack into a 30-minute tour. Witness the only Fort McAllister night-time cannon firing available to the public Space is limited and spots sell out quickly. $15. 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
Halloween comes to the campground. We invite our campground guests to decorate their campsite and wear costumes. The Rangers will drive through the campground and judge the campsites for creativity. We will also have costume contest. Pick up a Pumpkin Paper from the office to let everyone 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 and his men were closing in on Fort McAllister how would the soldiers prepare? Fine out for yourself and come enjoy a day full of Fort tours, infantry demonstrations, blacksmithing, and more at Fort McAllister. $10. 912-727-2339.