Old Fort Jackson Family Campover



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The 2018 Old Fort Jackson Family Campover, the annual event for families to experience historic programs and family fun in a 210-year-old National Historic Landmark. The event will take place on Friday, March 9th at 4 pm through Saturday, March 10th at 9 am at Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd, Savannah, GA 31404.

 

“The Old Fort Jackson Family Campover offers a unique experience for families to enjoy together,” said Jennifer Rouse, Site Administrator at Old Fort Jackson. “Event attendees can experience firsthand the many aspects of life as a soldier at Old Fort Jackson through our fun and interactive programs.”

 

This year’s check-in and tent setup will begin at 4 pm, the event will kick off at 6 pm and dinner will be served at 6:45 pm. During the event children and adults will train as soldiers, play period appropriate games, try quill letter writing, make crafts, and participate in flag training and a drill station.

 

The next morning campers will rise, pack up their gear, enjoy a hot breakfast and participate in the event closing ceremonies. Preregistration and prepayment are required and tickets are $65 for children ages 4 to 15 years of age. Tickets are $45 for adults 16 years of age and older. Event tickets can be purchased at: bit.ly/Campover2018.

 

The Old Fort Jackson Family Campover is made possible by generous support from: Creative Catering.

 

About Coastal Heritage Society

The mission of Coastal Heritage Society is to provide relevant educational experiences to the public through the preservation and presentation of historic cultural resources in Georgia and adjacent regions. Coastal Heritage Society is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation founded in 1975 which operates five historic museums including Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah Children's Museum, Savannah History Museum, Old Fort Jackson and Pin Point Heritage Museum.