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Nature and Heritage Festival

09/16/17
Kings Mountain National Military Park
2300 Park Road Blacksburg, SC 29702
Phone: 864-936-7921
This festival will encourage visitors to gain an appreciation for nature, to learn and understand their regional history, and to discover the many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors at Kings Mountain NMP and other public lands. Festival activities will include: 1) An 18th-century militia muster, complete with multiple living history groups, weapons demonstrations, camp demonstrations, and more 2) An area where visitors can learn colonial trades and make and take home colonial crafts 3) An outdoor skills area where visitors can learn survival skills, basic orienteering skills (how to read a map, how to read a compass), plant identification, the benefits of native plants, and gardening for healthy living 4) An interactive exhibit where visitors can learn all about fire: wildland fires, prescribed burns, fire prevention, and the wildland-urban interface 5) Concerts 6) Guided nature walks 7) Guided battlefield tours 8) Stargazing with the Carolina Skygazers to end the evening
Information & Amenities
Admission:Free
Age Range:All Ages
Facility Amenities:ADA-compliant, Bus Parking, Parking off site, Parking on site, Pets on Leash Allowed
General Information:Hours of Operation: 9AM-10PM
Location:All
Type:Children's Event, Fairs & Festivals, Historical, Music & Concerts, Nature & Outdoors
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