2303 East Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
(252) 726-3775

Announcements

Announcements

LUNCH MEETINGS AT GOLDEN CORRAL (1st Wednesday each month)

SPEAKERS AND TOPICS SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Jan 9 at Tsunami’s Buffet
Feb  6 at Tsunami’s Buffet – Paula Gillikin w/Rachel Carson Preserve
Mar 6 at Tsunami’s Buffet – Fort Macon Ranger
Apr 3 at Cox’s Restaurant – Fort Fisher’s Ranger Emily Abernethy, Turtle DNA update
May 1 at  Fort Macon – Secretary Susi Hamilton of the NC Dept of Natural and Cultural Resources
Jun 5 – at Golden Corral
Jul 3- at Golden Corral – Keith Rittmaster, Maritime Museum, “Bonehenge Whale Center”
Aug 7- at Golden Corral – Ranger Randy Newman, “Philmont Boyscott Camp”
Sep 4- at Golden Corral – Ranger
Oct 2- at Golden Corral – Jeff West, Hurricane at Harker’s Island
Nov 6- at Golden Corral – Michael Dykstra, Galapagos Adventure

Dec 4- at Golden Corral – Year End Review of 2019 

Daily Fort Tours – meet at Visitor’s Center
Mon – Fri at 11 AM,

October Events

2,9,16,23,30 –Musket Firing Demonstration – 10:30 AM & 2:30 PM at Fort
2- Friends of Fort Macon monthly meeting – noon Golden Corral
11 – Astronomy – 9:00 PM at Bathhouse
14  – Bird Hike – 9 AM at Visitor’s Center
17 – Natural Side of Fort Macon – 10 AM at Visitor’s Center
19 – Howling Hayride & Night Hike -6:30 at Bathhouse, 252-776-3775 for reservations

November Events

2 – Astronomy – 9:00 PM at Bathhouse
5 – Flags of Fort Macon & Confederacy – 10 AM at Visitor Center
7, 14, 21, 28 – Musket Firing Demonstration – 10 AM at Fort
7 – Friends of Fort Macon Monthly Meeting – Noon at Golden Corral
10 – Living History – 10 AM to 3 PM at Fort
10 – Exploring the Heavens – 2 PM at Auditorium in Visitor’s Center, Lisa Pelletier-Harman
10 – Soldier’s Through the Ages 6 PM at Fort, bring folding chair
12 – Bird Hike – 9 AM at Visitor’s Center
15 – Natural Side of Fort Macon – 10 AM at Visitor’s Center

December Events

3 – Flags of Fort Macon & Confederacy – 10 AM at Visitor Center
5, 12, 19 – Musket Firing Demonstration – 10 AM at Fort
5 – Friends of Fort Macon Monthly Meeting – Noon at Golden Corral
8 – Exploring the Heavens – 2 PM at Auditorium in Visitor’s Center, Lisa Pelletier-Harman
10 – Bird Hike – 9 AM at Visitor’s Center
20 – Natural Side of Fort Macon – 10 AM at Visitor’s Center
25 – Christmas Day – PARK CLOSED –
31 – New Year’s Eve Cannon Blast – 6 PM, Concert & cannon firing at Fort, bring folding chairs
Jan 1 – First Day Hike – 10 AM at Visitor’s Center: Join Ranger for a Short nature hike or Elliott Caues Trail Hike

Howling Hayride

Save the date:  October 12, 19, 2019

Mosquito Run 2020

Save the date:  May  2, 2020
What: 5K/10K/Hike

Click Here to Sign Up in 2020:  
Thank you for a successful 2019 Mosquito Run!
Bookstore has additional Mosquito Run 2019 T-Shirts in limited sizes.