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Cannon Day

Cannon Day

Come down to Fort Macon and learn how different Civil War era cannons were loaded, aimed, and fired.  Cannon demonstrations will be at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, 2:30, & 3:30.

Date of Event: 
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 10:30am to 4:00pm
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 10:30am to 4:00pm
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 10:30am to 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 10:30am to 4:00pm
Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 10:30am to 4:00pm
Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 10:30am to 4:00pm
Start Location: 
Fort Macon
Contact:

Fort Macon State Park

2303 East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic BeachNC 28512
Phone252-726-3775
fort.macon@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 34.697952
Longitude: -76.678340

Park Hours:

Fort Macon: 9am - 5:30pm daily.

Coastal Education and Visitor Center: 9am - 5pm daily.

Bookstore: 9am - 5pm Phone 252-247-3100

Bathhouse Area:
November - February: 8am - 5:30pm
March: 8am - 7pm
April, May, September and October: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm

Swimming Area:
10am - 5:45pm Memorial Day until Labor Day, if staffing permits

Fort Parking Area:
November - March: 8am - 6pm
April, May, September and October: 8am - 7pm
June - August: 8am - 8pm

Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm Monday - Friday
Closed state holidays