Events

National Kids to Parks Day
Dates: 5/18/2019 - 5/18/2019
Times: 10 AM-3 PM
Venue: Fort Smith National Historic Site
Fort Smith National Historic Site Fort Smith, AR 72901
Contact: 479-783-3961

On Saturday, May 18th, there will be ongoing programming throughout the day for National Kids to Parks Day!

Beginning at 10:00 a.m., there will be a special garden program on the grounds where kids can learn the history of our garden and take their very own vegetable seeds home with them.

At 11:00 a.m., there will be a live cannon firing and historic demonstrations.

At 1:00 p.m., there will be a special ranger program about the Trail of Tears and the establishment of Fort Smith at the Trail of Tears Overlook.

Other programming, such as the Junior Ranger program and living history encampments will be ongoing throughout the day.

Join us for a day filled with learning and history! Contact us for more information or if you have questions.

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