Fort Mitchell Blog

Night Golf Fundraiser

Friday February 22, 2019 Shotgun Start: 3:00pm EST 3 Man Scramble Entry Fee: $300 per team: $100 per person includes 2 mulligans Prizes Given: Closest to the hole and longest drive Hole Sponsor $100 Sign information due 2/18/19 Two balls per person to be used after dark will be provided by RCHC. Friday February 22,…

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Pioneer Day Quilt Show

April 13, 2019 | 9am – 4pm EST Held in conjunction with Pioneer Day at the Fort Mitchell Historic Site561 AL HWY 165, Fort Mitchell, AL 36856 QUILT CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS All exhibitors are required to read and abide by the Pioneer Day Quilt Show Rules and Regulations. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO READ…

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Russell County Historical Commission presents: Pioneer Day Quilt Show & Art Contest April 21, 2018 | 9:00am – 4:00pm EST [info_box title=”Attractions for Everyone!”] Blacksmith Demonstrations Quilt Show (Prizes Awarded) Art Contest (Prizes Awarded) Be Keeper Demonstrations Live Music w/ Johnboy Storey & others Food Vendors Visit & Purchase treats in the sweet shop Demonstration…

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Brief History

Fort Mitchell was built in 1813 along the banks of the Chattahoochee River, in what is now Russell County, where it played a vital role in the history of a young Nation. It has been said that Russell County is second only to Mobile, Alabama in terms of early historical significance in the State of Alabama. In the early 1800s,…

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