Battle of Guilford Courthouse 238th Anniversary

Visit the 2019 Revolutionary Lecture Series page for American Revolution authors coming to Guilford Courthouse National Military Park on March 13th, 14th, and 15th.

 
 

SATURDAY EVENTS, MARCH 16th 8:30 AM TO 5:00 PM

Living History encampments are open to the public from 10:00AM-4:00pm

  • Soldier's Life in Camp at Country Park Battle Site (CP)
  • Craftsmen and Sutlers at CP
  • Military & Civilian Life with Guilford Militia at GUCO Stop 6
  • Military & Civilian Life with N.J. Light Infantry at GUCO Stop 7
  • British Encampment, and 18th century home and farm life demonstrations with living history interpretations TBA. Hoskins Farm Site (HF)
TIMED SATURDAY EVENTS AT GUILFORD COURTHOUSE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK
  • 9:30 AM - Music by the Guilford Court House Fifes & Drums, at GUCO Battlefield Visitors Center.
  • 10:00 AM - Observance Program: Battle of Guilford Courthouse 238th Anniversary (1781-2018) with wreath laying by the Sons of the American Revolution, Daughters of the American Revolution, and Children of the American Revolution at the Greene Monument, at GUCO Stop 8
  • 11:30 AM - Carolina Colonial Dancers, at GUCO Battlefield Visitor Center Conference Room
  • 12:00 PM - Black Powder Musket Demonstration at Militia Camp, GUCO Stop 6

  • 12:30 PM - A Guided Battlefield Walk begins at GUCO Battlefield Visitors Center, and will conclude at 1:30/1:45 at GUCO Stop 6 and you can walk to the Re-enactment which starts at 2pm at Country Park.
  • 2:00 PM - Black Powder Musket Demonstration at Militia Camp, GUCO Stop 6
  • 3:30 PM - A Guided Battlefield Walk begins at GUCO Battlefield Visitors Center
  • 4:00 PM - Black Powder Musket Demonstration at Militia Camp, GUCO Stop 6
  • 5:00 PM ALL ACTIVITIES CLOSE

TIMED EVENTS AT COUNTRY PARK - these events are hosted by the City of Greensboro and not the NPS

  • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM - Living History: Soldier’s Life in Camp at Battlefield Site, CP
  • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Living History: Craftsmen & Sutlers, CP
  • 2:00-3:00 PM – The Reenactment of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse
  • Visit Country Park's website for a map and information about the craftsmen and sutlers, and reenactment.
  • Parking available at 3899 Jaycee Park Dr. Greensboro, NC 27455. You can walk from Stop 4 and Stop 6 in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park to reach Country Park.

SUNDAY EVENTS, MARCH 17th 8:30 AM TO 5:00 PM

TIMED SUNDAY EVENTS AT GUILFORD COURTHOUSE NATIONAL MILITARY PARK.

  • 11:00 AM - Black Powder Musket Demonstration at Militia Camp, GUCO Stop 6
  • 12:30 PM - A Guided Battlefield Walk begins at GUCO Battlefield Visitors Center, and will conclude at 1:30/1:45 at GUCO Stop 6 and you can walk to the Re-enactment which starts at 2pm at Country Park.
  • 1:30 PM - Black Powder Musket Demonstration at Militia Camp, GUCO Stop 6
  • 3:00 PM - Black Powder Musket Demonstration at Militia Camp, GUCO Stop 6
  • 4:00 PM - Carolina Colonial Dancers at GUCO Battlefield Visitor Center Conference Room
  • 5:00 PM - ALL ACTIVITIES CLOSE.

TIMED EVENTS AT COUNTRY PARK - these events are hosted by the City of Greensboro and not the NPS
  • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Living History: Soldier’s Life in Camp at Battlefield Site, CP
  • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Living History: Craftsmen & Sutlers, CP
  • 2:00-3:00 PM – The Reenactment of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse
  • Visit Country Park's website for a map and information about the craftsmen and sutlers, and reenactment.
  • Parking available at 3899 Jaycee Park Dr. Greensboro, NC 27455. You can walk from Stop 4 and Stop 6 in Guilford Courthouse National Military Park to reach Country Park.

Last updated: March 2, 2019

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