Texas Forts Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Fort McKavett: Before the Factory: Historic Trades at Ft. McKavett

June 10, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

From blacksmithing and tailoring to photography and carpentry, many historic trades will be featured, displaying the life of craftsmen before factories made them obsolete.  After you visit the fort, be sure to swing down the Ft. McKavett Volunteer Fire Department to support their efforts in their annual barbecue cook-off!


  • 7066 FM 864
  • Fort McKavett, Texas
  • 76841