Boat departure times
--Liberty Square, Charleston: 9:30 a.m., noon, 2:30 p.m., 5:15 p.m.
--Patriots Point, Mount Pleasant: 10:45 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m.
--On Sunday, the last boat will depart from Liberty Square at 2:30 p.m.
Today: Ceremony for the surrender of Fort Sumter at 9:30 a.m., 10:45 a.m., noon, 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Confederate soldier musket drill, firing and heavy artillery drill for the 4 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. tours.
Friday-Sunday: Confederate soldier musket drill, firing and heavy artillery drill for every boat tour.
Fort and campsites open at 9 a.m.; the fort closes at 7 p.m.
--Heavy artillery drill: Inside the fort, 10 a.m. ,11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m.
--Musket drill/firing: Outer firing range, 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.
--Children's Musket Drill: Parade ground, 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
--Musket drill/firing: Parade ground, 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.
--Heavy artillery drill: Inside the fort, 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m.
--Musket drill/firing: Outer firing range, 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.
--On Sunday, the last demonstration will be at 3:30 p.m. and the fort closes at 5 p.m.
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