Friends of Fort Halifax Park, Inc., 16th Annual Banquet and Basket Raffle is cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic concerns . We hope to see everyone at our February 22, 2022 Banquet! Please see our Chicken BBQ page for more information on our April 3, 2021 fundraiser.
Friends of Fort Halifax Park, Inc., hosted their 15th Annual Banquet and Basket Raffle on Saturday, February 22, 2020
A delicious turkey dinner with all the fixin's and desserts, made by FoFHP member volunteers, was enjoyed by everyone at this almost sold out event. The speaker for the evening was Dr. Kurt Carr, Senior Archaeology Curator of the State Museum of Pennsylvania. Dr. Carr spoke about the history of the Susquehannock Indians in the Susquehanna Valley up through current times and answered many questions from our guests. Thank you to our hard working members, the many organizations and individuals who donated for the basket raffles and silent auction and also everyone who purchased 50/50 chances and tickets for this fundraiser to further the Friends of Fort Halifax Park Inc.'s goals for Fort Halifax Park. We are truly grateful to everyone for your support! (February 2020)
Friends of Fort Halifax Park, Inc., hosted their 14th Annual Banquet and Basket Raffle on Saturday, February 23, 2019
The speaker for the evening was the former Millersburg Ferryboat captain, Captain Jack Dillman. Mr. Dillman spoke to our large crowd about the historic Wiconisco Canal system in our area and beyond. Our guests enjoyed a homemade turkey and fixin's dinner, desserts, many raffles, silent auction items, a 50/50, and door prizes. Thank you to the many people who donated, crafted, planned, cooked, set up, cleaned up, attended, and helped in so many ways! We are truly grateful for the support of our community and friends - THANK YOU! (February 2019)
Friends of Fort Halifax Park, Inc. 13th Annual Banquet 2018 – Our BEST Banquet yet! A huge thank you to all our guests and members, everyone who generously donated their time and talents for the raffle, and worked so hard cooking, baking, decorating, setting-up, taking-down, and cleaning-up! A truly enjoyable evening of friendship and fellowship that culminated with a wonderful portrayal of Simon Girty Jr. by our Guest Speaker, Frank Wilmarth! We are also grateful to the PA Museum Commission for assembling a display of Fort Halifax Relics found at the Park for all to enjoy!
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Annual Fort Halifax Banquet - February 11, 2017, 6:00pm at the Halifax Ambulance Ass'n Social Hall –
The guest speaker for the evening was Richard Fox in the persona of Benjamin Franklin.
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Halifax El. School Fifth Grade Education Day at the Park - May 5, 2017, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fort Halifax Festival - May 6, 2017 at Fort Halifax Park, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm