December 14, 2019 – Richmond Hill, GA – Winter Muster-Travel back in time as Fort McAllister State Historic Park hosts our 155th Winter Muster. This annual reenactment commemorates the Battle of Fort McAllister, the last battle of General Sherman’s March to the Sea. Watch as Federal soldiers attempt to seize Fort McAllister from its Confederate defenders.
Cannon and musket firings will be ongoing throughout the day, including skirmishes between the two forces. The final assault on Fort McAllister will take place at 5 p.m. Audiences are encouraged to arrive by 4 p.m. to view the final assault. Visitors should arrive no later than 4 pm to view the Final Assault at 5 pm.
NOTE: TICKET SALES WILL END AT 4:30 PM. Cost: $10 per person. Children 2 and under are free. No ParkPass required. For more information, visit www.gastateparks.org/FortMcAllister or call the park office at 912-727-2339.
- Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 — all day