“[They] fought to the last with that kind of bravery desperation inspires…”

On 27 March 1814, Major General Andrew Jackson ‘s army of 3,300 men attacked Chief Menawa’s 1,000 Red Stick Creek warriors fortified in a horseshoe shaped bend of the Tallapoosa River.  Over 800 Red Sticks died that day.  The battle ended the Creek War, resulted in a land cession of 23,000,000 acres to the United States and created a national hero of Andrew Jackson.

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Muster on the Tallapoosa - August 22nd

Muster on the Tallapoosa

There will be ongoing demonstrations in the Creek hunting camps, frontier women’s camp and Tennessee Militia camp. 10am - 4pm Saturday August 22, 2015

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Summer Events 2015

Summer Events 2015

Learn more about the events planned for the Summer here at Horeseshoe Bend

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Horseshoe Bend Social Media

Social Media - Stay Connected!

Follow and Like Horseshoe Bend on social media sites to stay up to date on whats happening in the park and special events.

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