april, 2020

25apr(apr 25)9:00 am26(apr 26)5:00 pm***POSTPONED*** Thunder on the Bay

Event Details

Celebrate the upcoming 156th Battle of Mobile Bay Sponsored by the 6th Alabama Cavalry and the Alabama Division of Reenactors. On Saturday at 2:00 pm the Battle of Mobile Bay will commence then at 3:30 the surrender ceremony. Sunday at 1:00pm there will be a judged “Take the Fort” tactical battle.

Fort Gaines Historic Site51 Bienville BlvdWhere History Spans Three Centuries! Damn the torpedoes. Full speed ahead! The well-preserved ramparts of Fort Gaines have guarded the entrance to Mobile Bay for more than 150 years. Now a historic site, the Fort stands at the eastern tip of Dauphin Island where it commands panoramic views of the bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

Time

25 (Saturday) 9:00 am - 26 (Sunday) 5:00 pm

Location

Fort Gaines Historic Site

51 Bienville Blvd

Organizer

Fort Gaines Historic SiteHistoric Fort located right by the Gulf of Mexico on the Town of Dauphin Island.(251) 861-6992 51 Bienvile Blvd Dauphin Island, Alabama

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