Fort McKavett State Historic Site Events

July 2017

July 1

On July 1, 2017 at 10 a.m., the Friends of Fort McKavett will conduct a wreath-laying ceremony to honor members of the armed forces. The ceremony will be held on the parade grounds of Historic Fort McKavett and will feature a wreath-laying ceremony commemorating the 91 soldiers who were interred at Fort McKavett.  

Commemorative ceremonies such as wreath-laying help us to reflect and...

July 22

Join us for an interactive program that will focus on woodworking that was done by the soldiers of the fort.  Help to create tables, benches, bunks, and more for use and display in our various historic buildings.  Help contribute to the preservation and interpretation of Fort McKavett by leaving your permanent mark on the fort through your creation.  This will be an interactive event, so don’t...