“[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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Features

May 9th 2015

Public Living History Day

Special Living History Day will take place at the Park on May 9th from 10am - 2pm

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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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2015 School Day

2015 School Day

The park will host a school day on Friday, May 8th. Learn more on how to register!

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