Join us for breakfast at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel at Carolina Beach on Saturday, January 13, and be the first to see the diagrams of the planned new Fort Fisher Visitor Center and Museum by the architectural firm of Clark Nexsen, the Friends and officials of the NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.
With limited space, all attendees are required to register by December 31, 2017. Use THIS REGISTRATION LINK to the Friends of Fort Fisher website to register easily online. There is no charge for current Friends of Fort Fisher members to enjoy the breakfast, meeting and descendants program, however, non-members will be charged $5.00 to help with facility and breakfast costs. For non-members, complete the registration form, print and mail with payment to the address provided no later than December 31, 2017.
Last Year's Annual Meeting/Descendants Reunion
Courtyard by Marriott Hotel - Carolina Beach, NC
Lodging: Should you desire to stay the Friday and Saturday night at the Courtyard by Marriott - Carolina Beach please use THIS LINK for hotel reservations at a very special room rate. Rooms at this rate will only be held through December 13, 2017. Should you wish to check in early or stay later please contact the hotel sales office directly at (910) 458-2618.
153rd Anniversary Commemoration: All-day events at Fort Fisher State Historic Site feature infantry drills and artillery firing, living history demonstrations of camp life, historical presenters and music. Heritage organizations will have information tables set up and the Federal Point Historic Preservation Society will be selling food to help support Society preservation programs.
32 Pounder Fires from Shepherd's Battery (Courtesy of John Gregory Photography)
Friends of Fort Fisher Annual Meeting & Descendants Reunion Anniversary Program for the Battle of Fort Fisher Saturday, January 13, 2018 The weekend marks 153 years since the South made its last stand at Fort Fisher!