Donor Thank You Weekend | American Battlefield Trust
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Donor Thank You Weekend

A Color Bearer Event

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The Donor Thank You Weekend is an annual, by invitation only event, open to all Color Bearer members.
American Battlefield Trust Event
February 19-21, 2021
Columbia, SC

Mark your calendar to join your fellow Color Bearers or an exciting weekend in South Carolina! 

Tours will include visits to the Revolutionary War battlefields at Eutaw Springs, Camden, Hanging Rock, Waxhaws, Blackstock, Musgrove Mill and more. 

Confirmed historians include Doug Bostick and Daniel Davis.


All Color Bearers are invited to attend this event. You may register for yourself and one other person (a spouse or guest). This is a benefit of your Color Bearer membership.  

*Registration includes: Friday evening reception, full-day tour on Saturday (including lunch), and a half-day tour on Sunday.

Hotel Information

Hyatt Place Columbia Downtown at the Vista 819 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201

To make reservations, you can book online through this link or call 1-888-492-8847 and ask for the code G-BTFL for a rate of $179++/night. (Be sure to book your hotel room before the block fills up, or by Friday, January 29, 2021, (whichever comes first) to take advantage of the group room rate. 

There are also numberous hotels nearby that you are welcome to choose from: Columbia Hotels.

Tentative Schedule of Events

Friday, February 19, 2021

1:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Registration

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm: Reception at South Carolina State Museum

Saturday, February 20, 2021

6:30 am - 7:30 am: Coffee station

7:30 am - 5:00 pm: Full-day tours (lunch included)

Dinner on your own. (There are many food choices in walking distance of the hotel.)

Sunday, February 21, 2021

7:00 am - 8:00 am: Coffee station

8:00 am - 1:00 pm: Half-day Tours


*To learn more about all that Columbia, S.C. has to offer visit the Experience Columbia visitor website here


See highlights from the 2020 event: Check out our gallery of photos from our visit to Savannah herePlease note: You will need to create an account on Photo Shelter to access the photos from the Color Bearer Weekend, as well as other photo galleries from past events. Enjoy!

Events Team
American Battlefield Trust
(800) 298-7878 x7229