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)

 

Jun
20
Wed
Fun at the Fort- Come In My Kitchen
Jun 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Step into the kitchen of Officers’ Quarters 6 and help us make some tasty treats from long ago. There will be lots of hands on fun with yummy results to enjoy!
Space is limited, so reserve your spot early! Ages 6-12
Registration is required.  
Program will be held in Barracks 6 and Courtyard. Cost is $15 for general public and $12 for Fort Concho Members.
Jun
27
Wed
Fun at the Fort-Digging in the Dirt
Jun 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Become an archeologist!! Come dig for clues in the dirt, learn to throw an atlatl, and make some neat crafts to take home.
Taught by the Concho Valley Archeology Society.

Space is limited, so reserve your spot early!
Registration is required. Ages 6-12.

Program will be held in Barracks 6 and Courtyard. Cost is $15 for general public and $12 for Fort Concho Members.

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
11
Wed
Fun at the Fort-Southwest Indians
Jul 11 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Come listen to tales and legends of the Southwest Indians. Visit a teepee, sample Indian foods and create your own crafts to take home.

Space is limited, so reserve your spot early!
Registration is required. Ages 6-12.

Program will be held in Barracks 6 and Courtyard. Cost is $15 for general public and $12 for Fort Concho Members.

Jul
18
Wed
Fun at the Fort-Join the Infantry
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Enlist and be a soldier for a day! Learn to march and drill, sample hardtack and take home a souvenir of your trip to the past.

Space is limited, so reserve your spot early!
Registration is required. Ages 6-12.

Program will be held in Barracks 6 and Courtyard. Cost is $15 for general public and $12 for Fort Concho Members.

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.

Sep
12
Wed
Speakers Series
Sep 12 @ 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.