2019 Events
“Keep Your Powder Dry”
The public is invited to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Fort Oglethorpe becoming a city
with the showing of the 1945 World War II movie about the Women’s Army Corps,
“Keep Your Powder Dry.” The movie starred Lana Turner and was filmed at the Army Post
showing scenes of Barnhardt Circle, the parade field and Post buildings.  The movie will be shown
Saturday, March 24 at 4:30 pm at Liberty Baptist Church. 
The church is located at 2 Harker Road and originally was the Post movie theater.
Admission is FREE.  Members of the 1st WAC Battalion will be attending in full dress uniforms.
 

Vintage Base Ball played by 1864 rules plays on the Polo Field April 27 (triple-header), June 29 - 6th Cavalry Cup Championship and August 10 (triple-header).





July 3     Patriotism at The Post - 7:30 pm Patriotic Kid's Contest followed by Tabernacle                         Big Band's Patriotic Concert and fireworks at dark.  FREE admission,
               $5 parking per car requested. Bring lawn chairs, blankets, concessions available. 
 
July tba       Rick Honeycutt World Series Tournament
        
 
Sept. 3  Labor Day at The Post - outdoor craft, music and food festival.  James Rogers                              returns as headliner.  For more info or vendor application call 706-861-2860.
 
Nov. 9  Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon, Half-Marathon, Junior Marathon and Fort
              Oglethorpe 5-K.  Visit www.battlefieldmarathon.com to learn more and register.
 
Dec. 14    Fort Oglethorpe Christmas Parade