The Abingdon Muster Grounds will host a free day camp, July 18-22, for children ages 9-11. Camp will begin each day at 9:00 am and will conclude at 1:30. Campers will learn about life in the back country of Virginia during the American Revolution and will focus on the importance of the Battle of Kings Mountain. Activities will include educational presentations, fun and games, and hands-on crafts.
The Abingdon Muster Grounds, a National Park Service certified site, is the northern trail head of the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail