Crossing of the Catawba at Greenlee Ford

September 28, 2019 / 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
128 Greenlee Ford Rd, Morganton, NC 28655, USA

The Historic Burke Foundation Invites you to Attend the 239th Anniversary of the Fording of the Catawba River at Greenlee Ford During the Campaign to the Battle of Kings Mountain.

Saturday, September 28, 2019


Judges Riverside Restaurant in Morganton, NC

Saturday, September 28th, 2019

10:00 AM: Deadline for delivery of wreaths

11:00 AM: Fording the Catawba River by the Overmountain Victory Trail Marchers and Guests Commemoration Ceremony

11:30 AM: Guest Speakers and Presentations

Noon: Wreath Laying Ceremony and Mourning at Arms Ceremony by the Overmountain Victory Trail Association

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM: Charles McDowell House open for tours 

Sunday, September 29th, 2019

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Revolutionary War Days Living History at the Charles McDowell House

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For more information, please contact D. Scott Coley at .

The 239th Crossing of the Catawba River at Greenlee Ford in Morganton, NC, is set for September 28 2019.