Take Flight Events

Fort McAllister State Park

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 23, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come and be part of our largest volunteer event of the year! Join us for a day dedicated to improving the park, where you can lend a helping hand. Together, we will clean and clear branches, debris, and more, as we strive to make our park beautiful and pristine. To participate, please pre-register by calling 912-727-2339. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, October 14, 2023

44th Annual Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 14, 2023 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 27, 2023

The Haunting of Savage Island
Friday, Oct 27, 2023 7 PM to 9 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 9, 2023

Winter Muster Reenactment
Saturday, Dec 9, 2023 10 AM to 6 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Witness a reenactment of the last battle fought in Georgia during the Civil War, marking the end of Sherman's March to the Sea. Friday, December 8th at 7pm: Encampment Tour Saturday, December 9th from 10am and 2pm: Guided Fort Tours $15-$20. 912-727-2339.