155th Anniversary Commemoration of the Second Battle of Fort Fisher
Fort Fisher State Historic Site, Kure Beach
18-19 January 2020 (10AM-4PM)
The 155th Anniversary Commemoration will be held at Fort Fisher on Saturday & Sunday, 18 & 19 January 2020.
A special Program for Descendants will be conducted that morning (7:30-12:00) at the Carolina Beach Town Hall, including a continental breakfast and featuring Dr Chris Fonvielle, Rod Gragg, Richard Triebe, and a presentation of the New Museum and Fort Expansion.
Registration forms and online registration must be completed and paid for by 31 December 2019.
Events at the site will feature a tactical battle scenario (1pm Saturday, 10am Sunday) with hundreds of reenactors in period uniforms, special guest speakers, music by Masonboor and the Huckleberry Brothers, and more! Anniversary events at the historic site run from 10 am to 4 pm on 18 & 19 January.
If you would like to spend the night, the Courtyard Marriott at Carolina Beach has offered special rates for that weekend.
As a benefit of membership, we can offer an even greater discount to FOFF members who are also descendants. If you are a member & descendant, and would like additional information on these rates, just let us know!