Apr
11
Wed
Speakers Series
Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 

“Women of the West” by Conrad McClure

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. The program is held in the Commissary Building, 702 Burgess at Avenue C. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. Free Admission.

Bring your lunch or call us to order a brown bag lunch from Mr. T’s ($8.75). Deadline for orders in 5 p.m. the preceding Monday
325-657-4441.

Apr
18
Wed
U.S Cavalry Association Regional Competition
Apr 18 – Apr 21 all-day

Fort Concho will host a Regional Cavalry Competition under the rules and guidelines of the United States Cavalry Association (USCA). Events will include classroom instruction, field instruction, combat horsemanship, and competition in jumping, pistol, and saber. The course and regulations will be the same as those in effect for the USCA annual event held at Fort Reno, OK. The event will be open to the public for the competition days of April 19-21, and some of the evening dinners will also be open to guests at a small charge for the meal.

2018 Hotel Rates-Regional Cavalry Competition

General Schedule

US Cavalry Regional Competition Registration Form

 

Speakers Series
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 

“Field Artillery in the Indian Wars” by Bob Broene

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. The program is held in the Commissary Building, 702 Burgess at Avenue C. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. Free Admission.

Bring your lunch or call us to order a brown bag lunch from Mr. T’s ($8.75). Deadline for orders in 5 p.m. the preceding Monday
325-657-4441.

Apr
21
Sat
Frontier Day
Apr 21 @ 7:30 am – 12:30 pm

Come and celebrate the region’s agricultural and ranching heritage with special displays, exhibits, living history, Lions Club Pancake Breakfast, 1800s Base Ball, booths for vendors and children’s activities. Plus, all main fort buildings will be open. There is no charge for this half-day event beyond the fee for the pancake breakfast ($6.00).

Apr
25
Wed
Speakers Series
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

“Taming the Cross Timber- Sodbusters, Roughnecks and the KKK” by Barbara Barton

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. The program is held in the Commissary Building, 702 Burgess at Avenue C. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. Free Admission.

Bring your lunch or call us to order a brown bag lunch from Mr. T’s ($8.75). Deadline for orders in 5 p.m. the preceding Monday
325-657-4441.

May
19
Sat
Armed Forces Day
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us for a tribute to our nation’s armed forces with displays and programs. There is no charge to watch the programs; regular admission fees will be in effect to tour the fort’s buildings.

 

May
28
Mon
Memorial Day Program
May 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us on the eastern end of the Fort Concho Parade Ground near the Headquarters Building for a program to honor the men and women who have given their lives to defend our nation. The program is co-sponsored by Fort Concho and the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.  After the event ends, the fort will be open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm for the rest of the holiday. (Regular Admission Charges)

 

Jul
4
Wed
Independence Day at Fort Concho
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Following an old army tradition, Fort Concho will fire artillery salutes on our nation’s birthday. The artillery salutes will take place on the hour near the Visitor Center at Barracks 1. There is no charge for the demonstrations; regular site admission will be in effect.

Jul
28
Sat
National Cowboy Day
Jul 28 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Fort Concho will mark National Cowboy Day with entertainment and programs highlighting the American cowboy.

Location: Barracks 5-6 Courtyard

Sep
5
Wed
Speaker Series
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage.

The program is held in the Fort Concho Commissary Building, located at Burgess Street near Henry O. Flipper Street.