238th Anniversary of the Battle of Cowan’s Ford

January 26, 2019 / 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
10500 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville, NC, United States

*SAR National Color Guard Event*

You’re invited to the 238th Anniversary of the Battle of Cowan’s Ford beginning at 10:00am at Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 10500 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville, NC 28078.

Our annual biscuit and coffee breakfast begins at 9:00am.

This year’s speaker is Jeremiah DeGennaro, the site manager of the Alamance Battleground Historic Site. His presentation will focus on “Why They Fought: Prelude to Revolution in the North Carolina Backcountry -1765 to 1771.”

**Wreath Drop-Off Instructions**

You will drop off your wreaths outside with the Boy Scouts at the cemetery. Then you will park and walk inside the Church (look for signs) to register your wreath, drink hot coffee and eat biscuits.

The Mecklenburg chapter SAR is sponsoring the 237th Anniversary of the Battle of Cowan's Ford on January 27 2018 at Hopewell Presbyterian Church in Huntersville, NC.

To present a wreath and participate in the Color Guard, please contact Cowan’s Ford Chairman Stephen McKee at stephen.p.mckee@gmail.com. Color Guard information may be directed to our Color Guard commander Jim Tatum at jimtatum@charter.net.