Feb
24
Sun
Buffalo Soldier Heritage Day
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Fort Concho’s Buffalo Soldier Heritage Day Celebration will take place on Sunday, February 24, 2-4 pm, at the site’s Commissary Building, Burgess Street at East Avenue C.

Mar
8
Fri
Frontier Women’s Living History Association Ladies Symposium
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm

Join us for the 15th Annual Frontier Women’s Living History Association Ladies Symposium.

For information on the event and registration form, click here.

Mar
16
Sat
Fort Concho Museum Day
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us Saturday, March 16 for the fort’s first Museum Day of 2019. Tour the site and enjoy artillery demonstrations, activities and crafts for children, and the opening of a new exhibit, “Soldiers at Play.”

Admission is half-price (Adults $1.50, Military/Seniors $1.00, Children $.75)

Apr
3
Wed
Speakers Series
Apr 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

“West Texas Archeology” by Callan Clark, Vice President of the Concho Valley Archeological Society.

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. 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.

 

Apr
10
Wed
Speakers Series
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

“Saving the Oldest Town in Texas” by Linda Thorsen Bond

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon.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.

 

Apr
17
Wed
Speakers Series
Apr 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

“Women Behind the Stained Glass” by Diana Glossbrenner

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon.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.

Apr
24
Wed
Speakers Series
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

“The Life and Times of Ranger Benjamin Hamilton Anderson, Co. C Frontier Battalion 1874 and the Red River War” by Charles Anderson

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. 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.

Apr
25
Thu
Regional Cavalry Competition
Apr 25 @ 8:00 am – Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm

For the 4th year in a row, Fort Concho will host a Regional Cavalry Competition under the rules and guidelines of the United States Cavalry Association (USCA). The competition will include events in military horsemanship, combat horsemanship as well as 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.

COMPETITION SCHEDULE

REGISTRATION FORM FOR COMPETITORS

SPECIAL HOTEL RATES

Apr
27
Sat
Frontier Day
Apr 27 @ 7:30 am – 12:30 pm
Celebrate the region’s agricultural and ranching heritage with special displays, exhibits, living history, Lions Club Pancake Breakfast, live music, booths for vendors and children’s activities.  There is no charge for this half-day event beyond the fee for the pancake breakfast ($6.00).

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