“[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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1st 2016 Militia Drill - Feburary 27th

2016 Militia Drill

Living history team will be at the park demonstrating drills used by Militia members during the Creek War of 1813-14 and War of 1812.

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Calender of Events - 2016

Calender of Events - 2016

Learn more about the events planned for the Year here at Horeseshoe Bend and around the community!

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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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