Buffalo Soldier Day Celebration
August 15 - August 16
Attend August 15-16 for the annual Buffalo Soldier Day celebration! Buffalo Soldiers were regiments of exclusively African American soldiers that worked as some of the early caretakers for our public land before the creation of the National Park Service.
Special events include:
- Guided hikes to historic locations
- Presentations by living history characters and reenactors
- Buffalo soldiers evening program
- An encampment with demonstrations by the reenactors
- Horseback patrols by the reenactors on the historic trails
- And much more!