The Buffalo Soldiers
Fort Verde State Historic Park
February 18, 2017 9am - 5pm
Join us for the annual Buffalo Soldier event at Fort Verde State Historic Park. Bring your loved ones to Fort Verde State Historic Park and learn about history with the Buffalo Soldiers, watch a vintage baseball game with players dressed in period replica uniforms, learn how to cook homemade Dutch oven meals, and be a part of the flag raising and lowering ceremonies.
Learn more about the history of the Buffalo Soldiers and the event by clicking on the video below. The segment begins at 36:07.
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Young women from the Camp Verde area compete in poise and horsemanship for a set of spurs and the title of "Colonel's Daughter," inspired by the 1882 novel by Capt. Charles E. King.
October 13 and 14, 2018
Fort Verde Days
Fort Verde State Historic Park celebrates Fort Verde Days with a flag-raising and lowering ceremony, living history presentations with the Buffalo Soldiers and Indian Wars period re-enactors, special presentations, a fashion show, cavalry drills and a vintage baseball game.
November 17, 2018
Flag Retirement Ceremony
Fort Verde State Historic Park and American Legion Post #135 will be hosting the annual flag retirement ceremony on Saturday, November 17, 2018.