War Hill Road
Washington, GA 30673
Join Historic Washington-Wilkes in commemorating the Battle of Kettle Creek, one of the most important Revolutionary War battles fought and won in Georgia. Visitors are invited to pay tribute at the battlefield and relive colonial history through a host of activities held in and around the Square in Downtown Washington, which is home to the only existing monument honoring African-American Revolutionary War soliders.
The weekend kicks off on Friday afternoon with walking tours of the Kettle Creek site led by U.S. Army Military Historians. Tours start the the Federal Monument on War Hill at noon, 1:30 p.m., and 3 p.m.
Saturday's events in the Historic Downtown include reenactments, a colonial parade, and Revolutionary War programming at the local museums. In the afternoon, wreath presentations and a musket salute will take place at the Kettle Creek Battlefield.
On Sunday morning, a Colonial Worship Service will be held at Phillips Mill Baptist Church (c. 1785). 9am. 5479 Greensboro Road, Washington.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Friday: 12:00PM - 4:30PM
Saturday: 8:30AM - 6:30PM
Admission & Fees
Admission Fee Free
Free Parking, Parking on Site
Family-friendly, Free Admission
Suitable for Ages
African American, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free Things to Do, History & Heritage