• 18th century tents are set up in a lane.

    Cowpens

    National Battlefield South Carolina

Cowpens Event Archives

Please click on the links below to read about a previous event.

September 13
Living History Day: SC Rangers encampment. The SC Rangers portray the militia and ranging units on the frontier of the south from the 1740s - 1780s. They will have weapons firing demonstrations at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, and 2:30.

September 6-7
Living History Weekend The Upper Broad Regiment, loyalist reenactors, will demonstrate 18th-century campfire cooking, military and civilian camps, and different backcountry operations. They will give weapons firing demonstrations at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, and 2:30.

May 19 Bird Walk. Leaves the Visitor Center at 9:00.

May 26 - 27 Hesse Kassel Jaeger Korps Living History Weekend

May 27 Sunday in the Park: Family activities at the Robert Scruggs House.

June 2 National Trails Day

June 2 - 3 1st Maryland Southern Campaign Living History Weekend

January 14 - 15, 2012 231st Battle Anniversary Celebration Click here for details. Schedule is subject to change.

January 7, 2012 Race for the Grasshopper 1 mile fun run and 5K Run/Walk Course USATF Certified

November 20, 2011 Backcountry Holiday at the Robert Scruggs House 1:30 - 4:00

November 5, 2011 Guided bird walk. Leaves Visitor Center at 8:00 a.m.

October 8, 2011 Guided bird walk. Leaves Visitor Center at 8:00 a.m.

October 6, 2011 "Night before Kings Mountain" dramatic presentation 6:00 - 7:00

July 2 Fireworks and Family Fun - Battlefield walks, 18th century weapons firing demonstrations, activities for children, music, and fireworks. For more information, see our detailed schedule.

May 7 - 8 Living History Weekend - Hesse Kassel Jaeger Korps

230th Battle Annivesary, January 15 - 16, 2011

January 17 - 18, 2009 228th Battle Anniversary

August 23-24, 2008 Founders Day Weekend

July 5, 2008 Fireworks and Family Fun

March 22, 2008 Women's History Month

January 19-20, 2008, Battle Anniversary Celebration

November 9-10, 2007, Cavalry Conference

October 6, 2007, 'Twas the Night Before Kings Mountain

November 22
Backcountry Holiday - Visit the Scruggs House from 2:00 - 4:00 and learn how winter holidays were celebrated during colonial times.

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