• The Battle Scarred Walls of Fort Pulaski

    Fort Pulaski

    National Monument Georgia

Event Details

  • 11/30/2013

    Location: Fort Pulaski | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: $5.00 Entrance Fee Contact Name: Gloria Lee Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (912) 786-5787 ext 104

Fort Pulaski will commemorate the 151st anniversary of the Grand Thanksgiving Fete and Festival of 1862 on Saturday, November 24, 2012. The event will recreate the field day offered by the 48th New York Infantry to celebrate their first Thanksgiving in Fort Pulaski.

Schedule of Events
10:00                           Guided Fort Tour
11:00                           Foot Race (public competition)
11:15                           Sack Race (public competition)
11:45                           Wheelbarrow Race (public competition)
12:30                           Cannon Firing Demonstration
1:00                             Guided Fort Tour
2:00                             Foot Race (public competition)
2:15                             Sack Race (public competition)
2:45                             Wheelbarrow Race (public competition)
3:30                             Cannon Firing Demonstration
 
11:00 – 3:00                Burlesque Dress Parade (Dress in the fort’s Civil War garb)