A Day at the Fort

The 22st Annual Fort Day celebration will be held from 10 AM – 4 PM Saturday, May 27th & 11 AM – 4 PM Sunday, 28th, 2017 at Fort Hollingsworth.  No gate fee!

LIVING HISTORY – This is the place where history lives. Post Revolutionary war living historians, period sutlers and traders, Civil War historians, Fox Fire museum veteran Barbara Taylor Woodall will be set up, United Daughters of the Confederacy, drop spindle demonstrations.  Sunday service with Brother Joey Young preaching.

Dance – 1860 dancers.

CAR SHOW –  Saturday, May 27, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.  Entry fee $20.per vehicle.  Trophies for the top three vehicles and door prizes will be given.

FOOD – BQ, fried pies, boiled peanuts and more.

Vendor applications and more information.https://southeasternhrgrou.wixsite.com/sehistoryreenactors


Saturday, May 27, 2017

Schedule of Events 

10:00 a.m.    –  Opening Ceremony  – Honoring Veteran

11:00 a.m.    –  Silver Strings – Country/Rock/Pop

11:30 a.m.    –  Los Pistoleros – Country/Western

11:50 a.m.    – Edith Goodson – Storytelling

12:00 noon  – Brotherhood Quartet – Southern Gospel

12:30 p.m.   – Dancers – 1860’s

1:00 p.m.    –  Crystal River – Bluegrass Gospel

  1:30 p.m.  –  Civil War Re-enactment

  2:15 p.m.  –  Crystal River – Bluegrass Gospel

  3:00 p.m. –   Have Wagons will Travel – Old Western Entertainment

  3:30 p.m. –   Los Pistoleros – Country/Western

  3:45 p.m. –  Silver Strings – Country/Rock/Pop

Sunday, May 28

11:00 a.m. – Civil War Camp Service – Chaplain Joey Young

12:00 noon  – Edith Goodson – Storytelling

  1:00 p.m. – Silver Strings – Country/Rock/Pop

  2:00 p.m. – Los Pistoleros – Country/Western

  2:30 p.m. – Have Wagons will Travel

  3:00 p.m.  – Silver Strings – Country/Rock/Pop


Fort Hollingsworth is located just off Highway 441 between Cornelia and Homer, near the town of Alto, in the Hollingsworth Community.  The address for the Fort is:

2307 Wynn Lake Rd.

Alto, GA 30510

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