History Events


Saturday, February 23, 2019

Local History Boat Cruise
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise while learning local history and seeing unique historical sites along Camden County's waterways. Space limited. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM on the day prior to cruise. $35 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 12 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to Civil War medicine. This program is included with regular fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Tower Tour and Hike
Saturdays 2 PM - 3 PM – Feb 23, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Every Saturday from 2pm to 3pm during the month of February, a ranger will open the tower for tours followed by a hike around the pre-historic stone wall and West Overlook Trail at the close of the tower. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 
Photographer's Hike
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 8:30 AM to 10 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join a Park Ranger who will take you to their favorite photogenic areas along the trails on the magnificent rapids and rocks of Sweetwater Creek as well as the spectacular New Manchester Mill (as seen in the film "Hunger Games: Mockingjay"). $6 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Historic New Manchester Mill History Hike
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This hike follows Sweetwater Creek down to and inside the historic five-story Civil War era New Manchester mill with a Park Ranger. The mill, seen in the "Hunger Games: Mockingjay" film and others, is situated alongside alongside the lovely rapids (up to class IV) of Sweetwater Creek. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Historic New Manchester Mill History Hike
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 12:30 PM to 2 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This hike follows Sweetwater Creek down to and inside the historic five-story Civil War era New Manchester mill with a Park Ranger. The mill, seen in the "Hunger Games: Mockingjay" film and others, is situated alongside alongside the lovely rapids (up to class IV) of Sweetwater Creek. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Meet the Farm Animals
Sunday, Feb 24, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Guided Tour
Tuesdays 2 PM - 2:30 PM – Feb 26, 2019 until Mar 5, 2019 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Enjoy a Museum guided tour from our staff! $2-$6. 770-387-3747.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Ask the Naturalist
Wednesdays 2 PM - 2:30 PM – Feb 27, 2019 until Mar 6, 2019 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Ask the Naturalist about the location, history, or wildlife at Etowah $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Roving Naturalist
Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Our Naturalist will be roving the park with interesting pieces of history and nature to share with the guests $2-$6. 770-387-3747.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Opening Day at Hardman Farm
Friday, Mar 1, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Hardman Farm reopens for the season. Join us for a guided tour on the hour, with the first one at 10:00 a.m., and the last going out at 3:00 p.m. Adults: $12, Seniors: $10 , Youth: $7, Children under 6: free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Handicapped Accessible 
Through the Ages Textile Exhibit - March 1-31
Friday, Mar 1, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
See a new side of the plantation with vintage Jarrell family textiles. This exhibit is displayed once a year in our visitor center for guests to view our collection of authentic clothing items worn through the ages at Jarrell Plantation. Exhibit runs every Thursday through Saturday in March 9am-5pm. 478-986-5172.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Etowah Heritage Day
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come learn how cultures of the past still permeate our modern lives. Start with a beginners Genealogy Lecture and Workshop in the morning, starting at 10 AM. Then, there will be a lecture on Creek and Cherokee culture by Dr. Max White at 1:00 PM. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
British Troops at Sunbury 1779
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 to Sunday, Mar 3, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Fort Morris, and the colonial seaport town of Sunbury, were captured by British troops under the command of Brigadier General Augustin Prevost, on January 9th, 1779. Visitors on this day will enjoy interacting with members of His Majesty's 7th Regiment afoot British Regulars, Tory Militia, as well as members of the British Royal Navy. $3-$4.50 912-884-5999.
Handicapped Accessible 
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Farm Animal Fun Day
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been the home to several species of livestock. Come visit some furry friends here on the Farm as we continue our journey to "bring the farm to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Adults: $12, Seniors (63+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 
Camp Lawton Lantern Tour
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come experience the historic Camp Lawton at night via lantern-light in this guided historical tour. Be transported back in time as you hike the trail and learn about the world's largest prison stockade and its inhabitants. Participants get to carry their own lanterns: adults a traditional oil lamp, and kids a mini LED lantern. $10 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 
"Aldo Leopold Inspired" Spring Observation Hike
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Celebrate Leopold Week with us by learning how to listen, feel, smell, see, and think like an environmentalist. Taking a step back to a time before technology, we will focus on using only our senses to observe what is happening as life begins to spring up after a cold winter. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
First-Visit Tour
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 11:30 AM from Mar 2, 2019 until Dec 7, 2019 
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about the park on a tour of the Visitor Center area and a van tour. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. Take in the history of the park from the comfort of our heated van. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 
Billy's Island Tour
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 5 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Sit back and relax on a tour to historic Billy's Island. Search for wildlife while crossing Billy's Lake on our tour boat before stepping on the island to seek remnants of the past. Relics of the logging era, a swamper family cemetery and traces of Native American presence are scattered around the short trail we will walk while on the island. $15-$20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Meet the Farm Animals
Sunday, Mar 3, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Guided Tour
Tuesdays 2 PM - 2:30 PM – Mar 5, 2019 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Enjoy a Museum guided tour from our staff! $2-$6. 770-387-3747.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Ask the Naturalist
Wednesdays 2 PM - 2:30 PM – Mar 6, 2019 
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Ask the Naturalist about the location, history, or wildlife at Etowah $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, March 8, 2019

Scottish Heritage Days
Friday, Mar 8, 2019 9 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A variety of living history demonstrations will be taking place on Friday the 8th and Saturday the 9th. Friday is Student Day from 9am – 1pm, and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3pm. A traditional Scottish "Kirkin o' the Tartans" will be held on Sunday at 11am at the First Presbyterian Church. 912-437-4770.
Handicapped Accessible 
Jr. Ranger Road Trips: Colonial Spy Games
Friday, Mar 8, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Feeling sneaky? Come out to Wormsloe and lean the ways of the American Revolutionary spy. Secret codes and special missions abound during this session of our Jr. Ranger Road Trip series. Activities run from 10 am to 12 pm and repeat 2 pm to 4 pm. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.
Handicapped Accessible Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, March 9, 2019

American Frontier Days
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 10 AM to 5 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet a trapper. Talk to a soldier. Throw a tomahawk. See living skills displays like cooking and blacksmithing from local historians Walk through time from the mid 1700s to the late 1800's. Held on the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Scottish Heritage Days
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A variety of living history demonstrations will be taking place on Friday the 8th and Saturday the 9th. Friday is Student Day from 9am – 1pm, and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3pm. A traditional Scottish "Kirkin o' the Tartans" will be held on Sunday at 11am at the First Presbyterian Church. 912-437-4770.
Handicapped Accessible 
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to Civil War medicine. This program is included with regular fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Fun at the Fort
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Experience a picturesque and fascinating historic site within the state park, while learning about life in the late 1700's. Fun for the whole family; tours includes various interactive activities and educational opportunities. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Hard Labor Creek History Hike
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
This ranger-led hike will take visitors along gentle ridges and cascading creeks. Explore our past as we walk by the remains of some unknown CCC constructions. Bring a camera to record the scenery. Hike geared toward active adults and children over 8 years old. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Emory Jones Book Signing
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Emory Jones, author of "Distant Voices: The Story of the Nacoochee Valley Indian Mound," will read excerpts from his new book "The Valley Where They Danced." This post-WWI historical novel features scenes from Hardman Farm. Hear excerpts prior to the tour and then bring back questions for Mr. Jones afterward. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Handicapped Accessible 
Field Journal Journeys: History Hike
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
We will be going on a hike back into the 1800's to learn about Red Top's Iron mining history! This program is recommended for 10 to adult. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. $4 - $7 $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

American Frontier Days
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Meet a trapper. Talk to a soldier. Throw a tomahawk. See living skills displays like cooking and blacksmithing from local historians Walk through time from the mid 1700s to the late 1800's. Held on the baseball field across from the Liberty Bell Pool on Hwy 354. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Scottish Heritage Days
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 11 AM to 1 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
A variety of living history demonstrations will be taking place on Friday the 8th and Saturday the 9th. Friday is Student Day from 9am – 1pm, and a battle reenactment will take place on Saturday at 3pm. A traditional Scottish "Kirkin o' the Tartans" will be held on Sunday at 11am at the First Presbyterian Church. 912-437-4770.
Handicapped Accessible 
Meet the Farm Animals
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Living History at Panola
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Learn about Panola's rich history through hands-on living history demonstrations that depict everyday family life during the 1820s and 1830s at the Parker House. Visitors will get to participate in activities such as: candle making, butter churning, cooking, making rag dolls, and other period games all from guides in historic period clothing. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Homeschool Wednesday: Pioneer Cooking
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This month will be about cooking pioneer style! For ages 5 and up. Call to register. This event is outside, so please dress for the weather. Inclement weather may cancel this event. Inclement weather may cancel event. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Home School Wednesday Kickoff Event
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Homeschoolers will be provided with an opportunity to learn through participation a wide range of subjects that include geography, science, social studies, geology and history. This event will kick off Home School Wednesdays that we will make available throughout the year. $20 per student - Parents pay regular admission Ages 8-13 Call to sign up $20 Student - $12 Parent No special passes honored on program dates. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, March 15, 2019

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Mar 15, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Local History Boat Cruise
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise while learning local history and seeing unique historical sites along Camden County's waterways. Space limited. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM on the day prior to cruise. $35 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Fort Yargo Volunteer Orientation Meetings
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 2 PM to 2:45 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Are you or someone you know looking to get out and active at Fort Yargo? Attend one of our Volunteer Orientation Meetings to learn more about volunteer opportunities at the park. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Fort Yargo Volunteer Orientation Meetings
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 3:30 PM to 4:15 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Are you or someone you know looking to get out and active at Fort Yargo? Attend one of our Volunteer Orientation Meetings to learn more about volunteer opportunities at the park. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Steam Saturday: Antique Steam Engine Demo and Plantation House Tours
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Walk our half mile trail and stop in at the Jarrell family's original 1847 plantation house for a tour. Then, continue down the path to see our stationary Talbot steam engine in action, sound the whistle atop the Mill Complex, and learn how the Jarrell's used steam power to industrialize their farming operation. $4–$6.50 478-986-5172.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Primitive Fire
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Have you ever wondered how Native Americans used fire or got it started without a lighter? Join us at the interpretive hut at the Visitor Center for this unique demonstration by Ben Kirkland. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Camp Lawton Lantern Tour
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come experience the historic Camp Lawton at night via lantern-light in this guided historical tour. Be transported back in time as you hike the trail and learn about the world's largest prison stockade and its inhabitants. Participants get to carry their own lanterns: adults a traditional oil lamp, and kids a mini LED lantern. $10 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Meet the Farm Animals
Sunday, Mar 17, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Back to Blacksmithing
Sunday, Mar 17, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us as we ignite our blacksmith station and get busy making horseshoes for decorating for St. Patty's. Stop and ask questions about this long lost tradition. $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Friday, March 22, 2019

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Mar 22, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Day in the Life of a Miner
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site - Dahlonega, GA
Peek back at life in the 1830s with demonstrations on gold panning, blacksmithing, shingle making, pioneer tools, candle making, folk toys, spinning, pine needle basket making and more. $10 - $12. 706-864-2257.
Handicapped Accessible 
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to Civil War medicine. This program is included with regular fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Remarkable Georgia Women
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Come celebrate Women’s History Month with us. Prepare to be astonished as you hear about 15 women born before 1900 who made outstanding achievements in Georgia. Sara Hines Martin, author of "Remarkable Georgia Women", wears a historic dress and displays photos of the women as she speaks. Ms. Martin will have her book available for sale. $5. 706-878-1077.
Handicapped Accessible 
Hofwyl Plein Air Art Event
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Bring your plein air gear for fun and camaraderie with lots to paint in this historic setting. No prizes, no judging, just good camaraderie and big fun. Lots to paint - 800 year old moss draped live oaks, scenic vistas across rice fields, 150 year old plantation house, barns, slave cabins and out buildings. Artists - $25 Adults - $8 Senior - $7 Youth - $5. 912-264-7333.
Handicapped Accessible 
Guided Lantern Tour
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Tour New Echota State Historic Site by lantern light. See the park from the perspective of an 1800s visitor and see the park after dark. This event has limited space. Call the park to reserve your spot. $7 - $9. 706-624-1321.
Cast Iron Chefs
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Come out and sample grub from iron pot cooking demonstrations of new and old style. Meals will be representative of the 1800’s. Visitors can also walk the paths of history and nature here at the park. $4 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 18 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $20 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Meet the Farm Animals
Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 18 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $20 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Fort Yargo Living History Society "School Days" Spring Market Fair
Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Home school, Private school, and Public school groups welcome to the FYLHS Spring Market Faire. Come to the old fort and see 18th Century craftsmen and women demonstrating their trades, frontier camps, militia drills, children's activities, trading post, weapons, 18th Century music and other unique 18th Century demonstrations. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
10th Annual Market Faire
Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Visit with living historians demonstrating life in the 1790s Georgia when knee-high breeches and tri-corn hats were still in fashion. Located at the old fort, you'll find the craftsmen and women demonstrating their trade, frontier camps, children's activities, 18th century music, and other unique 18th century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Friday at the Forge
Friday, Mar 29, 2019 4 PM to 4:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Visit our blacksmith's shop to learn about their tools, techniques, and importance during the Civil War. Our living historians will be demonstrating how iron is heated and formed. We will also demonstrate how musket balls were cast. This program is included with regular fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Fort Yargo Living History Society "School Days" Spring Market Fair
Friday, Mar 29, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Home school, Private school, and Public school groups welcome to the FYLHS Spring Market Faire. Come to the old fort and see 18th Century craftsmen and women demonstrating their trades, frontier camps, militia drills, children's activities, trading post, weapons, 18th Century music and other unique 18th Century demonstrations. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
10th Annual Market Faire
Friday, Mar 29, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Visit with living historians demonstrating life in the 1790s Georgia when knee-high breeches and tri-corn hats were still in fashion. Located at the old fort, you'll find the craftsmen and women demonstrating their trade, frontier camps, children's activities, 18th century music, and other unique 18th century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to Civil War medicine. This program is included with regular fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Fort Yargo Living History Society Spring Market Fair
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 10 AM to 5 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join the Fort Yargo Living History Society for their annual Market Faire! Come to the old fort and see 18th Century craftsmen and women demonstrating their trades, frontier camps, militia drills, children's activities, trading post, weapons, 18th Century music and other unique 18th Century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
10th Annual Market Faire
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 10 AM to 5 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Visit with living historians demonstrating life in the 1790s Georgia when knee-high breeches and tri-corn hats were still in fashion. Located at the old fort, you'll find the craftsmen and women demonstrating their trade, frontier camps, children's activities, 18th century music, and other unique 18th century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Meet the Farm Animals
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 
Through the Ages Textile Exhibit - Last Day
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
See a new side of the plantation with vintage Jarrell family textiles. This exhibit is displayed once a year in our visitor center for guests to view our collection of authentic clothing items worn through the ages at Jarrell Plantation. Exhibit runs every Thursday through Saturday in March 9am-5pm. 478-986-5172.
Camp Lawton Lantern Tour
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come experience the historic Camp Lawton at night via lantern-light in this guided historical tour. Be transported back in time as you hike the trail and learn about the world's largest prison stockade and its inhabitants. Participants get to carry their own lanterns: adults a traditional oil lamp, and kids a mini LED lantern. $10 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 
History Hike: Pine Log WMA
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Come join us for our 1st ever furnace field trip! We will be meeting up at the Parking Lot beside the Pine Log WMA check Station near 400-402 Stamp Creek Rd NE, White, GA 30184. We will then travel up to a pioneer era furnace and see the remnants of the furnace and the buildings around it. We will explore the area for other evidence of history! $5. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Billy's Island Tour
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 5 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Sit back and relax on a tour to historic Billy's Island. Search for wildlife while crossing Billy's Lake on our tour boat before stepping on the island to seek remnants of the past. Relics of the logging era, a swamper family cemetery and traces of Native American presence are scattered around the short trail we will walk while on the island. $15-$20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 18 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $20 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Fort Yargo Living History Society Spring Market Fair
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join the Fort Yargo Living History Society for their annual Market Faire! Come to the old fort and see 18th Century craftsmen and women demonstrating their trades, frontier camps, militia drills, children's activities, trading post, weapons, 18th Century music and other unique 18th Century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
10th Annual Market Faire
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Visit with living historians demonstrating life in the 1790s Georgia when knee-high breeches and tri-corn hats were still in fashion. Located at the old fort, you'll find the craftsmen and women demonstrating their trade, frontier camps, children's activities, 18th century music, and other unique 18th century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Meet the Farm Animals
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Give us a helping hand as we feed animals, collect eggs and goof off with our farm animals. We will start by feeding sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, donkeys, a horse and mule. Learn about their different diets and tips on maintaining them. Meet at the center of Heritage Farm. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Pioneer Games
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Play some historical games with a ranger and learn what life was like without screens. Play a variety of games, such as graces, cat & mouse, hide the slipper, and more. Meeting at Relihan building down by the Heritage Farm. $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Ranger-led Lake Paddle
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join us for a ranger-led, peaceful outing on the lake and up Beaver Creek. This trip is for those 18 years or older who can swim or children 6 years or older who can swim and are accompanied by an adult. Meet at the Bait Shop. Register in advance. $20 includes canoe or tandem kayak, PFD, and paddle. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 1, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 2, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 3, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Spring Break Junior Ranger Day Camp
Thursday, Apr 4, 2019 8:30 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Calling all Junior Rangers to spend a day of their Spring Break playing and learning with us at Ft. King George. Kids will have a chance to experience our Redcoat Bootcamp and take part in other fun activities, such as crafts and team-building. Registration is required. $20 for early registration and $25 for late registration. $20 - $25. 912-437-4770.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Road Trip - Civil War Heritage Trail
Thursday, Apr 4, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the Battle of Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 4, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, April 5, 2019

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Apr 5, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 
To the Stars and Beyond
Friday, Apr 5, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the night sky, learn about constellations, and look through our telescope at deep space objects too far to be seen by the naked eye. Join us at the museum field for this fun astronomy program. Bring binoculars, a lounge chair, or blanket and pillow to make the experience even better. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Junior Ranger Road Trip - Civil War Heritage Trail
Friday, Apr 5, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the Battle of Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 5, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, April 6, 2019

American Battlefield Trust Park Day
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Today is devoted to improving and rejuvenating our fortifications. We will be trimming plants, painting, cleaning, and doing other maintenance all around the fort grounds. We will provide lunch for all of our hard working volunteers. Come show your dedication to keeping history alive by lending a helping hand. 912-727-2339.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Join us at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation for our annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event lasts from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. There will be over 3,000 toy filled eggs in three hunt areas for kids aged 1 to 3, 4 to 6 and 7 to 10. Special guest, “The Easter Bunny” will be on-hand throughout. Adult - $8 Senior - $7 Youth - $5 Five and under free. 912-264-7333.
Camp Lawton Lantern Tour
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come experience the historic Camp Lawton at night via lantern-light in this guided historical tour. Be transported back in time as you hike the trail and learn about the world's largest prison stockade and its inhabitants. Participants get to carry their own lanterns: adults a traditional oil lamp, and kids a mini LED lantern. $10 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 
To the Stars and Beyond
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Explore the night sky, learn about constellations, and look through our telescope at deep space objects too far to be seen by the naked eye. Join us at the museum field for this fun astronomy program. Bring binoculars, a lounge chair, or blanket and pillow to make the experience even better. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Junior Ranger Road Trip - Civil War Heritage Trail
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the Battle of Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Civil War Trust Day
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Cannon and musket firings, period games, guided battlefield tours, are just some of the activities that visitors will experience. Come out and help show support for the foundation that supports us. There will be a guest speaker leading a lecture on a specific Civil War topic. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
"Aldo Leopold Inspired" Look, See, Discover Hike
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 1:30 PM to 3 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Join us on this ranger led hike as we look, see, and discover plants and animals re-emerging at Providence Canyon. As we step back to a time void of technology, we will focus on using only our five senses, pencil, and paper, to identify and note (through words and drawings) the renewed plant and animal life we uncover. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
First-Visit Tour
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 11:30 AM from Apr 6, 2019 until Dec 7, 2019 
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about the park on a tour of the Visitor Center area and a van tour. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. Take in the history of the park from the comfort of our heated van. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, April 7, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, April 8, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 8, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 9, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 10, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 11, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, April 12, 2019

History By Candlelight
Friday, Apr 12, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Take a guided candlelight walk through a Civil War Battlefield and watch cannon and musket firings. Walk the ravine where Confederate General Patrick Cleburne planned a daring night counter strike to capture Federal positions. $10. 770-443-7850.
Parks After Dark 
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 12, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
74th Commemorative Ceremony for President Roosevelt
Friday, Apr 12, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Honoring the life of President Franklin Roosevelt on the anniversary of his death at the Little White House. This event includes a Color Guard and Keynote Speaker. Free admission until 12:30, then $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
The Last Days of President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Friday, Apr 12, 2019 2 PM to 3:35 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A digital presentation and a Guided Tour of the Little White House. The presentation will consist of information about Roosevelt’s activities during his last days and the people who were with FDR. The tour will conclude in the Little White House highlighting artifacts and to set the scene. $20. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Primitive Tools and Weapons Day
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Watch the re-creation of ancient Native American tools and weapons. Demonstrators will explain how to make, use, and care for things that were very important for survival thousands of years ago. $2.00-$6.00 770-387-3747.
Fun at the Fort
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Experience a picturesque and fascinating historic site within the state park, while learning about life in the late 1700's. Fun for the whole family; tours includes various interactive activities and educational opportunities. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Emory Jones Book Signing
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Emory Jones, author of "Distant Voices: The Story of the Nacoochee Valley Indian Mound," will read excerpts from his new book "The Valley Where They Danced." This post-WWI historical novel features scenes from Hardman Farm. Hear excerpts prior to the tour and then bring back questions for Mr. Jones afterward. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Handicapped Accessible 
Farm Animal Fun Day
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been the home to several species of livestock. Come visit some furry friends here on the Farm as we continue our journey to "bring the farm to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Adults: $12, Seniors (63+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 
Steam Saturday: Antique Steam Engine Demo and Plantation House Tours
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Walk our half mile trail and stop in at the Jarrell family's original 1847 plantation house for a tour. Then, continue down the path to see our stationary Talbot steam engine in action, sound the whistle atop the Mill Complex, and learn how the Jarrell's used steam power to industrialize their farming operation. $4–$6.50 478-986-5172.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
History By Candlelight
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Take a guided candlelight walk through a Civil War Battlefield and watch cannon and musket firings. Walk the ravine where Confederate General Patrick Cleburne planned a daring night counter strike to capture Federal positions. $10. 770-443-7850.
Parks After Dark 
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 13, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 14, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, April 15, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 15, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 16, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 17, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 18, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, April 19, 2019

Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Friday, Apr 19, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 19, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Local History Boat Cruise
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise while learning local history and seeing unique historical sites along Camden County's waterways. Space limited. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM on the day prior to cruise. $35 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 20, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
Billy's Island Tour
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Sit back and relax on a tour to historic Billy's Island. Search for wildlife while crossing Billy's Lake on our tour boat before stepping on the island to seek remnants of the past. Relics of the logging era, a swamper family cemetery and traces of Native American presence are scattered around the short trail we will walk while on the island. $15-$20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 21, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, April 22, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 22, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 23, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 24, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 25, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, April 26, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 26, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Birds of Prey Program
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 11 AM to 1 PM
Georgia Veterans State Park & Resort - Cordele, GA
Come join us for our Birds of Prey Programs! ! We will be showing live owls, hawks, and falcons! Bleachers will be available, you're welcome to bring chairs and refreshments! Shows are at 10am and 1pm on Friday, and 11am, 2pm, and 4pm on Saturday the 27th *Friday's event is free for schools/day cares* $4 per person $4 per person $5 parking. 229-276-2371.
Farm Camp
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
In this one-day camp, children ages 6-12 will enjoy an active day tending to the garden, harvesting crops and getting dirty with new friends. They will learn why home farming is important and the intricate systems that allow these crops to flourish. A “farm to table” snack will be provided from the harvested crops. $30 per child. 706-878-1077.
Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Take an eerie journey back in time at coastal Georgia's most haunted rice plantation. As you walk beneath centuries old Live Oaks, explore the out-buildings on the plantation and a lantern tour of the main house you will hear tales of recent ghostly encounters, plantation folklore and the rich but tragic history of the Low County rice fields. $15. 912-264-7333.
Parks After Dark 
Camp Lawton Lantern Tour
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come experience the historic Camp Lawton at night via lantern-light in this guided historical tour. Be transported back in time as you hike the trail and learn about the world's largest prison stockade and its inhabitants. Participants get to carry their own lanterns: adults a traditional oil lamp, and kids a mini LED lantern. $10 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 
March of Dimes Walk Through History
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 8 AM to 12 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Join our local chapters of the March of Dimes and walk through the Historic Site and the Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute raising funds for the prevention of birth defects. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 27, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 28, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, April 29, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 29, 2019 until Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Traveling Exhibit: Georgia Journeys
9 AM - 5 PM from Apr 30, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Georgia Journeys traces the stories of veterans, home front workers, and Holocaust survivors who have a strong connection to Georgia. Click for more details. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe’s 1819 Presidential Tour - Limited Time Exhibition
Thursday, May 2, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
This exhibit takes you along the route followed by James Monroe and his family as they toured the southern United States during his presidential term. You'll learn about his journey on the old Federal Road through the Cherokee Nation, where he spent the night in Vann's brick mansion. $5.50-$6.50 706-695-2598.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, May 3, 2019

Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe’s 1819 Presidential Tour - Limited Time Exhibition
Friday, May 3, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
This exhibit takes you along the route followed by James Monroe and his family as they toured the southern United States during his presidential term. You'll learn about his journey on the old Federal Road through the Cherokee Nation, where he spent the night in Vann's brick mansion. $5.50-$6.50 706-695-2598.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe’s 1819 Presidential Tour - Limited Time Exhibition
Saturday, May 4, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
This exhibit takes you along the route followed by James Monroe and his family as they toured the southern United States during his presidential term. You'll learn about his journey on the old Federal Road through the Cherokee Nation, where he spent the night in Vann's brick mansion. $5.50-$6.50 706-695-2598.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Archaeology and Artifact ID Day at Etowah Mounds
Saturday, May 4, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate Archaeology Month by bringing in your artifacts to be identified. Discover what archaeologists do and how they learn from artifacts. There will be various activities throughout the day to help you understand how archaeology works and why it's important.. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
First-Visit Tour
1st Saturday of Month 10 AM - 11:30 AM from May 4, 2019 until Dec 7, 2019 
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn more about the park on a tour of the Visitor Center area and a van tour. See the covered bridge, the famous Dukes Creek, and our renowned cottages. Take in the history of the park from the comfort of our heated van. Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe’s 1819 Presidential Tour - Limited Time Exhibition
Sunday, May 5, 2019 9 AM to 5 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
This exhibit takes you along the route followed by James Monroe and his family as they toured the southern United States during his presidential term. You'll learn about his journey on the old Federal Road through the Cherokee Nation, where he spent the night in Vann's brick mansion. $5.50-$6.50 706-695-2598.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
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