Holiday Events


Friday, March 15, 2019

St. Patty's Putt: Glow In The Dark Mini-Golf
Friday, Mar 15, 2019 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Try your luck at the St. Patty's Putt. The course will be illuminated after dark for a fun-filled night-time event. $3.00 cash only $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Parks After Dark 
St. Patrick’s Weekend Geocache Challenge
10 AM - 7 PM from Mar 15, 2019 until Mar 17, 2019 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We will be hiding five geocaches throughout our park. For any participants that finds all five and bring the clues back to the office we will reward them with a special prize. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

St. Patrick's Day Craft
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 12 PM to 1 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Join our naturalist and make St. Patrick’s day crafts just in time for St. Patrick’s day! Meet at visitor center porch. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Leprechaun Camera Scavenger Quest
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 9:45 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Dress up your team of (2-5 persons) and bring your camera to capture evidence of park Leprechauns. Geared towards adults or families. A checklist and rules will be handed out and participants will seek clues in the campground area. It is not a race. Meet at the Park Office. Pre-registration and pre-payment suggested. $4 ages 4 and up $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Shamrock Crafts and Games at the Amphitheater
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 11 AM to 1 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with us at the Campground Amphitheater. We will have games, crafts, and more! Festivities will start at 11:00 am and end at 1:00 pm. Appropriate for all ages. $2 per participant. $2 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Shamrock Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Find all 10 paper shamrocks (filled with fun facts about Georgia state animals, plants, and Irish folklore) on the trail and collect your gold coins (chocolates) at the Trading Post. Meet at the nature trail head. Wear closed-toe shoes and bring water. Call the park office to register, spaces are limited. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
St. Patrick's Day Archery Games
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Can you catch the leprechaun with his pot 'o gold? Or spot the four leaf clover in the patch, and hit it before anyone else? Have fun playing Irish themed-games, test your archery skills, and your lucky clover in this green and gold filled archery event. Make sure to wear green! $10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
St. Patrick's Day Crafts & Games
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet at the nature center right next to the office to join in some fun St. Patrick's Day Crafts and Games! All are ages are encouraged to come. $5 per person creating the craft. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, March 17, 2019

St. Patrick’s Weekend Geocache Challenge
10 AM - 7 PM from Mar 17, 2019 
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We will be hiding five geocaches throughout our park. For any participants that finds all five and bring the clues back to the office we will reward them with a special prize. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Go Green Hike
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Wear something green and join us in going green for St. Patrick’s Day by cleaning up the river trail! Free to all guest, meet at day use area. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Spring Art Festival
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 11 AM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Join us as we celebrate the new season at Skidaway! Browse through a variety of vendors, grab a bite from a food truck, create a masterpiece, play a game, or even hike a trail. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Catch of the Day
Monday, Apr 1, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join us for a Naturalist led fishing program. We will meet at the Lake Pavilion and hold the program at the docks behind the Pavilion. All materials provided. Ages 6-12. $3 for five worms. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 3, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Catch of the Day
Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join us for a Naturalist led fishing program. We will meet at the Lake Pavilion and hold the program at the docks behind the Pavilion. All materials provided. Ages 6-12. $3 for five worms. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 4, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 4, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, April 5, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 5, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 5, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 8 PM from Apr 5, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 8 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 9 PM from Apr 6, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Festival
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 11 AM to 5 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Kick off Spring at our Spring Festival! Festivities will be held from 12:00-5:00 pm at the Lake Pavilion and will include live music, crafts, and more. $5 per person. Free for children under 6. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Sunday, April 7, 2019

Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 8 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 9 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 
Spring Break 2019
12 PM - 4 PM from Apr 7, 2019 until Apr 8, 2019 
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
From April 3rd to April 7th Fort Mountain will have activities for the family. The Imagination Playground, fishing, games, and crafts will be available by the Lake, Friday night there will be a Sunset Hike to the West Overlook. Saturday we will have archery, scavenger hunt, and movie. Look for more details as the event approaches. $0-$10 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Bingo in the Campground
Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Come one, come all to Bingo in the Campground We will have various prizes for the winners. Meet at the campground assembly shelter. $0.50 per card. $0.50 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Night Hike
Thursday, Apr 11, 2019 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Have your flashlights and headlamps ready for this after dark hike. It’s free and everyone is encouraged to come. Meet at the Campground assembly shelter. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Festival by the Lake and Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Enjoy an afternoon browsing the craft tables, or set up your own table of items to sell at our annual Easter event. Egg hunts will begin at 1:00 PM and will be separated by age groups. A vendor fee will be applied if you wish to set up a booth. Sponsored by: Oriental Trading Company ttps://www.orientaltrading.com/party-supplies/candy-a1-551289.fltr $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Hay Rides and Marshmallows
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 4 PM to 5 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Get your sweet treats in this fun tractor-pulled hay ride down through the park, and then roast marshmallows at the amphitheater and enjoy the beauty of the serene Magnolia Lake. $3 - $15 $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Glow-in-the-Dark Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join our staff for an evening of fun. Children ages 3 - 10 will search for glowing and non-glowing eggs filled with candy just after sunset. Participants who find prize eggs will receive an extra treat following the hunt. $5 parking. 706-213-2045.

Friday, April 19, 2019

Sunset Easter Egg Hunt
Friday, Apr 19, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join us at the Jane Hurt Yarn Interpretive Center as we celebrate Easter with crafts, popcorn, and an egg hunt at sunset. For children ages 0-12. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

A.H. Stephens Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs, and they are waiting for you. Children 12 and under bring your own basket, join the fun and search for a few. Little hunters will have their own small patch and if we are lucky, there may be a surprise visit by the Easter Bunny. The hunt will take place at the A.H. Stephens Historic Site. Donations are appreciated. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible 
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The Easter Bunny will be making a stop at Fort McAllister, leaving plenty of eggs scattered around the park! Help us clean up with our annual Easter Egg hunt! There will be lots of eggs, and hunts for all age groups. With candy, prizes and rewards, this is sure to be an Easter egg hunt to remember! $1 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Bunny Tails & Trails
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10:30 AM to 2 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
This year celebrate Easter at the Park! Join us at the Lake Pavilion for a day full of fun. Festivities will begin at 10:30 am and include crafts, egg hunts, and more. $5 per person. Free for 3 and under. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Kiwanis Club Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Georgia Veterans State Park & Resort - Cordele, GA
Bring your friends and family and join us for our 29th Annual Kiwanis Club Easter Egg Hunt! Come to the largest Easter Egg hunt in Crisp County! Get pictures with the Easter Bunny! There will be a special egg hunt area for Toddlers. Donations are accepted for the Kiwanis Club. $5 parking. 229-276-2371.
Hard Labor Creek Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 12 PM to 3 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Park staff will place candy filled eggs at the Lake Brantley recreation area for your little ones to hunt. Children will be placed in age groups (ages 0-2, 3-5, 6-9, and 10-12). The Easter bunny will be on site for photos. Please bring your own basket. Stick around after the hunt for crafts, games, and wagon rides! $2 wagon rides $3 mini golf $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Natural Egg Dying Program
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Learn how to dye your Easter eggs the old fashioned way with natural materials such as onions, beets, and turmeric. Eggs will be provided for participants. Old fashioned games will also be available for kids to play. We will also have baby chicks to hold, courtesy of Ash Brothers Feed & Farm Supply! $5. 706-878-1077.
Handicapped Accessible 
Campers' Easter Egg Hunt (Overnight Guests Only)
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 11 AM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Cottage and campground guests under the age of 12 are welcome to participate in this year’s Easter Egg Hunt! Participants will be split into two age groups (5 and under, 6-12) to hunt. Meet at the campground picnic shelter at 10:00am. There will be a short walk from there to the hunting area. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Easter Egg Hunt/ Touch-a-Truck
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 11 AM to 4 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us at the day use area as emergency vehicles are available for children to climb in and honk the horns of these everyday vehicles. Then stick around for our egg hunt starting at 1 pm. We will have over 3,000 eggs with prizes in each egg. Don't miss out on seeing a guest appearance from the Easter bunny. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Twilight Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring your flashlights and Easter Baskets. There will be three Easter Egg Hunts ages 1-4 be able to walk unaided unless disabled starting at 7:15 PM meet at the park interpretive center and ages 5-9 starting at 8:00 PM and 8:30 for ages 10-12 will meet at park visitor center. The program is sponsored by Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Spring Into Easter
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 1 PM to 4:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Magnolia Springs will be celebrating Easter with crafts, bunny games, a spring hike, Easter egg hunt and more. Participants will create Easter baskets, go on a guided hike, make cloth bunnies and see and touch real rabbits. There will also be Easter egg hunting throughout the day. Children will be limited to so many eggs. $3 per child or $10 per family $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Eggciting Hike Hunt
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Peter Cottontail is leaving lots of eggs hidden on our nature trails. Can you help us find them all? Bring your basket and be ready for the hunt! Ages 2 and less, 3-6, and 7-12 will have their own trails to search for eggs and prizes. Must Register in advance. Call 770-389-7801 to register. $5/child. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Get the Buzz on Bees - Earth Day Celebration
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Buzz by to talk with our local bee keeper and learn about our important pollinators, the honey bees. This is part of our weekend long celebration for Earth day. You can drop in on this any time during the program. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, April 22, 2019

Earth Day Tree Planting
Monday, Apr 22, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate earth day by planting trees, and learn about maritime forest biodiversity, and the cultural significance of live oak trees. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Earth Day Celebration
Monday, Apr 22, 2019 3 PM to 6 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Celebrate Earth Day at Fort Yargo State Park! Bring the family and join us for an Earth Day Clean Up or a Water Monitoring session. Each Water Monitoring session is a free, informational session that will cover the basics of testing water quality using physical and biological factors. All activities will meet at the Birdberry Trail Head. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, April 26, 2019

Frog Walk
Friday, Apr 26, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
What better way to celebrate spring and Save the Frogs Day than by going on a frog "hunt"? Florence Marina invites the public to join us and learn about the diverse frog populations along the Chattahoochee River, and go on a guided night hike to listen for the different calls. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Parks After Dark 
Arbor Day
Friday, Apr 26, 2019 10 AM to 5 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
This Arbor Day join in on various work projects and festivities throughout the park. A detailed activity schedule will be posted closer to the date. Appropriate for all ages. Park Pass required. 770-867-3489.
Crisp Regional Foundation Golf Tournament
Friday, Apr 26, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
Georgia Veterans State Park & Resort - Cordele, GA
Join us for Crisp Regional Hospital Foundation's Annual Golf Tournament at Georgia Veteran's Memorial Golf Course at Lake Blackshear Resort Register now by contacting Brooke Marshall 229-276-2377.

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Litter-B-Gone Earth Day Games
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
In the spirit of Earth Day, Magnolia Springs State Park will be hosting a Litter-B-Gone cleanup and game day. Get your bags and gloves and go around the park picking up trash and cash it in for tickets, and then for the final hour bring your tickets in and play family fun games like bingo, sac races, and bean bag toss for a chance to win prizes. $2 - $8 $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Earth Day Hike
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet at the office parking lot for a guided hike in the celebration of Earth Day. The hike is free to the public and everyone is welcome. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, May 4, 2019

May the 4th be with you Archery
Saturday, May 4, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Participants will get the chance to shoot at Star-Wars themed targets and learn the skills of archery! We will be meeting at the office for this event. Must be 7 years or older to participate. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Mothers Day Craft
Saturday, May 11, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Participants will get the chance to make a once in a lifetime present for their mother that they will be sure to cherish for the rest of their lives! Meet at the Nature Center for this program. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Cool, Pool End of Summer Splash
Saturday, May 25, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers and enjoy lively music, pool games, and pool-side activities for the whole family. Local DJ playing summer favorites from 1-3 PM. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. Refreshments require an additional cost. No fee for the activities just regular pool admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Memorial Day Celebration
Saturday, May 25, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Join us for a Memorial Day weekend packed full of fun. We will have games, crafts, homemade ice cream, and boat rides all weekend long. $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 25, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for an old fashioned Memorial Day, and help us pay tribute to our fellow patriots who served our country throughout the years! Cannon & musket firings every hour! Civil war era demonstrations will be ongoing throughout the day. There will be lots of family fun to be had by all! $5 - $9. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 25, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
This coastal fort will present hourly Revolutionary War soldier talks and musket and cannon demonstrations. Visitors may explore the site's beautiful vista from the earthen fort, over the Medway River and out through St. Catherine's Sound, this is a view that has changed very little over hundreds of years. $3-$4.50 912-884-5999.
Memorial Day Hike
Saturday, May 25, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet at the office for a free hike to commemorate Memorial Day $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Memorial Weekend Archery
Saturday, May 25, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
We are offering archery for $10 a person, sign up for a one hour time slot. Ages 7+. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Memorial Weekend Sunset Paddle
Saturday, May 25, 2019 8 PM to 10 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Finish out a fun filled Memorial Day Weekend for a paddle on the beautiful Clarks Hill Lake. We have both canoes and kayaks available. Register in advance, must be at least 7 years or older. $15 per person. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Parks After Dark 
Moonlight Movie Night
Saturday, May 25, 2019 9 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
We will be showing a movie in the field behind the office, so bring your blankets or chairs and get ready for some fun. We will have popcorn and refreshments for sale. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Memorial Day Celebration
Sunday, May 26, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Join us for a Memorial Day weekend packed full of fun. We will have games, crafts, homemade ice cream, and boat rides all weekend long. $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Memorial Day Beach Bash
Sunday, May 26, 2019 4 PM to 8 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at Picnic Shelter 1 for an evening full of family fun. Slip-n-slide will be available with corn hole tournament, sand castle contest and boat races. Concessions will be sold. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Monday, May 27, 2019

Memorial Day Celebration
Monday, May 27, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Join us for a Memorial Day weekend packed full of fun. We will have games, crafts, homemade ice cream, and boat rides all weekend long. $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Memorial Day Celebration
Monday, May 27, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the Friends of Fort King George for a day of craft demonstrations and soldiers' life activities in commemoration of Memorial Day. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

White Blaze Trail Hike-National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Come celebrate the national trail system here at Providence Canyon! Join us on a 3-mile ranger led hike into and around the canyons, while learning about the history, ecosystem, and geology of the canyons. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Muddy Messes
Saturday, Jun 29, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Come and get your hands dirty as we celebrate International Mud Day. Learn about the importance of mud, discover what animals rely on muddy environments, and even compete in an muddy obstacle course! $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Cool, Pool End of Summer Splash
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers and enjoy lively music, pool games, and pool-side activities for the whole family. Local DJ playing summer favorites from 1-3 PM. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. Refreshments require an additional cost. No fee for the activities just regular pool admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Cannons Across the Marsh
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the soldiers at the fort for a day of artillery drills, musket firings, and soldiers' life activities to honor Independence Day. $4.50- $7.50 912-437-4770.
Ol' Time Fourth
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Celebrate Independence Day at the plantation. Hear the Declaration of Independence at noon, enjoy outdoor games like a skillet toss competition, sack race, and tug of war at 12:30. Also, sign up for the watermelon eating contest and experience living history demonstrations like blacksmithing, spinning, and weaving. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 8 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Families can participate in old-fashioned games. Free watermelon, hot dogs, drinks and cookies will be available afterward while supplies last. This event will be at Group Shelter #2. This is sponsored by the Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
July 4th Celebration
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Celebrate July 4th at one of the nation’s oldest state parks. We will start the day with a flag raising ceremony at 8am at the Visitors Center, followed by a day of games for the whole family. There will be a bicycle parade, pedal boat races, sandcastle competition, watermelon eating contest, sack races, egg toss and greased pole climbing. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, July 5, 2019

Sunflowers & Selfies
Friday, Jul 5, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Spend the day enjoying the sun and the flowers at Smithgall Woods State Park. Take pictures and enter our photo contest to win a free t-shirt. Enjoy lemonade and other refreshments after riding to the sunflower field on the hayride. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Etowah Games Day 2019
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Come enjoy learning about sports and simple games that were played in the past. try your skills at simple games. $2 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us as we celebrate our country’s birthday and our right to be free. Watch Civil War drilling, rifle and cannon firings! Also join in old-timey games. Fresh watermelon will be available too! You can even join in a Civil War-era baseball game! 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Sunflowers & Selfies
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Spend the day enjoying the sun and the flowers at Smithgall Woods State Park. Take pictures and enter our photo contest to win a free t-shirt. Enjoy lemonade and other refreshments after riding to the sunflower field on the hayride. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 
Moonlight Movie Night
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 9 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
We will be showing a movie in the field behind the office, so bring your blankets or chairs and get ready for some fun. We will have popcorn and refreshments for sale. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Independence Pool Party
Sunday, Jul 7, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come out to our swimming pool and soak in some rays. We will have music and games with prizes. It'll be a splash for all ages. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Sunflowers & Selfies
Friday, Jul 12, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Spend the day enjoying the sun and the flowers at Smithgall Woods State Park. Take pictures and enter our photo contest to win a free t-shirt. Enjoy lemonade and other refreshments after riding to the sunflower field on the hayride. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Sunflowers & Selfies
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Spend the day enjoying the sun and the flowers at Smithgall Woods State Park. Take pictures and enter our photo contest to win a free t-shirt. Enjoy lemonade and other refreshments after riding to the sunflower field on the hayride. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, July 19, 2019

Sunflowers & Selfies
Friday, Jul 19, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Spend the day enjoying the sun and the flowers at Smithgall Woods State Park. Take pictures and enter our photo contest to win a free t-shirt. Enjoy lemonade and other refreshments after riding to the sunflower field on the hayride. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Sunflowers & Selfies
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Spend the day enjoying the sun and the flowers at Smithgall Woods State Park. Take pictures and enter our photo contest to win a free t-shirt. Enjoy lemonade and other refreshments after riding to the sunflower field on the hayride. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, August 17, 2019

What's the Buzz?
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Come celebrate National Honey Bee Day with us at the Kirbo Interpretive Center. Learn about honey bees and their importance in the environment through games, crafts, and other activities. $2 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Cool, Pool End of Summer Splash
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers and enjoy lively music, pool games, and pool-side activities for the whole family. Local DJ playing summer favorites from 1-3 PM. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. Refreshments require an additional cost. No fee for the activities just regular pool admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Labor Day Folklife Celebration
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Step back in time this Labor Day weekend, and join us as we celebrate the hard work and ingenuity of the Georgia farmers that labored to keep their plantation alive through General Sherman’s “March to the Sea,” industrialization, and the cotton boll weevil, with living history demonstrations, house tours, and activities for the whole family. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
Gorge Floor Hike
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Explore this stunning gorge with a ranger-led, very strenuous hike. First travel down 535 steps to a river crossing, then climb boulders and logs to get to Sliding Rock. Wear your swimsuit if you want to cool off in the natural slide. Bring water, lunch, and snacks. Space is limited, call to register. No pets; kids must be 10 or older. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Moonlight Movie Night
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 9 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
We will be showing a movie in the field behind the office, so bring your blankets or chairs and get ready for some fun. We will have popcorn and refreshments for sale. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Tal-luau
Sunday, Sep 1, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join us for our annual Tal-luau (Tallulah Luau)! This will be a final beach bash before our swimming beach closes for the season. There will be a DJ, door prizes, and games. No registration necessary, we hope to see you there! $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Handicapped Accessible 
Summer's Last Hurrah Pool Party
Sunday, Sep 1, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come join us for the Summer's Last Hurrah Pool Party. This is a chance for you to swim in our pool later than our normal hours. The cost is $3/person, unless you have already paid admission for the day. We will have family friendly music playing, games and prizes during this event. We hope everyone comes out to join us for a great swim. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Monday, September 2, 2019

Labor Day Commemoration
Monday, Sep 2, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the Friends of Fort King George for a day of craft demonstrations and soldiers' life activities. Learn about the various types of laborers of the past. $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Labor Day Celebration
Monday, Sep 2, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
You deserve a break today! Come out to Fort McAllister for a relaxing and entertaining day for the whole family. Civil war Soldiers will be firing rifles and cannons throughout the day, Regular fort admission applies. $9. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Etowah Mounds Annual Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate Your State Parks Day and National Public Lands Day by visiting Etowah Indian Mounds. Volunteers are encouraged to join our staff and Friends Chapter for our Annual Clean-up. registered Volunteers get Free Admission. $0 - $6. 770-387-3747.
Canyon Cleanup-Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Join us in helping to clean up our park. This year, we will be picking up trash throughout the park, including in the bottom of the canyon, around the campsites, and in the day use areas. Please wear clothing that can get dirty. Bring water, sunscreen, hats, and bug spray. Admission is free to all volunteers. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Halloween Festival at Magnolia Springs
Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 1 PM to 5 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Enjoy fall and halloween themed crafts, face painting, games, hayrides and so much more in this fun filled afternoon at the park. Bring the whole family and get a discount on admission price. $5 - $20 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Trick-or-Treat Trail
Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 4 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Children 12 and under are invited to this year's Trick-or-Treat Trail! Paint a pumpkin to take home, play games, and take a hike on our not-so-haunted trail to collect candy. Costumes are strongly encouraged. You may even find your picture on the Indian Springs State Park Facebook page! Tickets must be purchased online prior to the event. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Friday, October 18, 2019

Haunted Hills Hayride
Friday, Oct 18, 2019 7:30 PM to 10 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's back! Join our annual spooktacular haunted hayrides, which are fun for all ages. Come early because ticket sales close at 10 pm. Tickets go on sale at 7:30 each night. We'll be showing a movie, have a bonfire and we will have refreshments for sale. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Fall Celebration at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy the feel of an old-fashioned country fair set in the beautiful Nacoochee Valley, surrounded by the colors of the season. $10 per car. 706-878-1077.
Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 3 PM to 7 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Children of all ages can play brand new games as well as old favorites to win candy. Bring the whole family because we will also have bingo, hayrides, face painting and much more. Overnight campers may participate in our campsite decoration contest. This will be our 24th year for this event. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Halloween In The Park
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 10 AM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Themed activities throughout the day and night. Special times, registration costs and rules for different activities: Zombie Archery, Scarecrow Competition, Decorated and Carved Pumpkin Contest, Fall Costume Parade, and Campsite Decorating Contest. And of course there is trick or treating at the campsites beginning just before dark. Free-$5 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Parks After Dark 
Octoberfest
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
You're invited to join us in our biggest event of the year, Octoberfest. Play spooky carnival games, go on a haunted hay ride, take a boat ride in the dark, participate in the cake walk, and more. You don’t want to miss this event! Food will also be offered at the park that evening by an outside vendor. $1 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Parks After Dark 
Fright at the Fort
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us for a night of thrills and chills. From 6-7 pm, children ages 3-10 can trick-or-treat at numerous spooky spots within the fort. Then, from 8-10 pm, beware of ghosts, ghouls, and goblins as the fort and nature trail transform into a spectacularly spooky, shudder-inducing experience. Bring along your friends and family if you dare! $7 - $12. 912-437-4770.
Moonlight Madness
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 12 PM to 10 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Kick off your Halloween activities with a kids carnival from 12-4 pm. The parks haunted house will be open at 6 pm until 10 pm. The maze will be open 12-4 during the carnival and in the evening from 6 to 10pm. Hayrides will be offered 6 pm - 10 pm for a ride to the campgrounds and back to view the decorations in our campsite decoration contest. $1-$7 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Parks After Dark 
Masquerade Costume Contest, Trick or Treats, and RV Contest
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 4 PM to 8 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Come camp with us on the spookiest of nights! Participate in our events for all overnight guests. Most spooky and most creative costumes will be awarded with park prizes. Kids will collect candy from RV to RV or from cabin to cabin. Campers are encouraged to decorate their sites and compete for the prize of most festive set up. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
High Falls Halloween Spook Fest
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Join us for some family fun at High Falls Spook Fest. Enjoy food trucks, s'mores, Trick-or-Treat trail, costume contest and so much more. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Campground Trick-or-Treat (Overnight Guests Only)
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Campground and cottage guests age 12 and under are invited to participate in this year's Campground Trick-or-Treat! Bring your costume and visit with your fellow campers. Campground guests will be handing out candy at their campsites. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Campground Trick-or-Treat Hayride
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 5 PM to 8:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at the Visitor Center as we load up for a hay ride to trick-or-treat around the campground. As you wait enjoy fall crafts and games. Concessions will be sold. $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Trunk or Treat for Halloween
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Bring your decor and candy and join us for our annual Trunk or Treat. Visitors decorate their cars and hand out treats as kids walk from car to car. Activities will be provided for kids while cars are being decorated. Prizes will be awarded for cars and costumes. Please arrive on time so no cars are driving while children are trick-or-treating. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, November 1, 2019

Halloween Hike
Friday, Nov 1, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Although it's the day after, it's never too late to celebrate Halloween. If you've ever wanted to hike down into Providence Canyon after dark, this is your chance. We invite the public to join us on this spooky ranger led hike down into Providence Canyon at night. Be sure to bring a flash light. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, November 9, 2019

The Courageous Women of WW I and the 1910 Decade
Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 11 AM to 11:15 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
A presentation and display by Jonnie Classen Melillo that will be a "window" into the world of women during the 1910 decade. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, November 16, 2019

An FDR Thanksgiving in Warm Springs
Saturday, Nov 16, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
FDR Portrayer James Fowler will recreate the 1938 Thanksgiving radio address from Warm Springs to the nation. VIntage photos will be playing on the theater screen during the performances at 10am, 11am, and 2pm. $9-$14 plus $5 parking. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, November 22, 2019

The Candlelight Tour Fun Run
Friday, Nov 22, 2019 9:30 PM to 11:45 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
The course is a fun, rolling, race through the Holiday-season lighted downtown of Warm Springs and through the Little White House Rd to end at the Meriwether County Chamber of Commerce, The mile fun run/walk begins at 9:30 p.m. with the 5K race starting at 10:00p.m. 706-655-5870.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, November 29, 2019

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Nov 29, 2019 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Come see the Mansion at West End in period holiday decor and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from docents dressed in their finest 1870's garb. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, visits with Santa, and a trip down the Unicoi Turnpike by horse drawn wagon. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Child (under 6): Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $35. 706-878-1077.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Come see the Mansion at West End in period holiday decor and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from docents dressed in their finest 1870's garb. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, visits with Santa, and a trip down the Unicoi Turnpike by horse drawn wagon. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Child (under 6): Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $35. 706-878-1077.
Parks After Dark 
Visit with Santa
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Santa Claus is coming to Indian Springs State Park! Children will enjoy a visit with Santa, reindeer games, crafts, cookies, and hot chocolate. Remember the evening with a free picture with Santa! Meet at the Stone Pavilion. $5 parking. 770-504-2277.

Friday, December 6, 2019

39th Annual Hofwyl Plantation Christmas
Friday, Dec 6, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
This magical experience will demonstrate how Christmas was celebrated on a Southern rice plantation during the 1850s. Take a candlelit stroll down the old carriage road and enjoy candlelit tours of an antebellum plantation house. There will be hot wassail and cookies, Civil War reenactors, Christmas carols and a special appearance by Santa Claus. $5 - $10. 912-264-7333.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, December 7, 2019

39th Annual Hofwyl Plantation Christmas
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
This magical experience will demonstrate how Christmas was celebrated on a Southern rice plantation during the 1850s. Take a candlelit stroll down the old carriage road and enjoy candlelit tours of an antebellum plantation house. There will be hot wassail and cookies, Civil War reenactors, Christmas carols and a special appearance by Santa Claus. $5 - $10. 912-264-7333.
Handicapped Accessible 
Christmas at The Park
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Join the staff at the Interpretive Center for some holiday crafts, a campfire, and some Christmas sweets. All ages are welcome to join in the fun. Also a special visit from Santa Clause from 7-8pm. $2.00/person $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Christmas at the Cabin
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us for yuletide celebrations in pioneer style! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there, so be sure to bring your camera and cheer. We will have holiday crafts, pioneer toys and games, live music, and more! Event will be cancelled in case of inclement weather. $1 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 7, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
Pearl Harbor Remembrance
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
FDR portrayer James Fowler will recite the "Day of Infamy" speech declaring that a state of war exists sending the United States into WWII. Performances at 11 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. US Signal Corps Pearl Harbor exhibit. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
Christmas at the Gorge
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Come and see Santa, make crafts, enjoy Christmas music and have a snack here at the park. If you have a camera you can take your own photos with Santa. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Handicapped Accessible 
Caroling Through The Park
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 3 PM to 5 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
What's better than Christmas Parties? How about Caroling Hayrides, Homemade Ornaments, Hot Chocolate, S'mores and Pictures with Santa? Caroling Through the Park will have that and much more. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Christmas comes to Liberty Hall
Sunday, Dec 8, 2019 11 AM to 4 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens' home, Liberty Hall, will be decorated with styles of the Victorian Christmas past. Enjoy a tour of the house, create a craft, and listen to the sounds of the Victorian Era. Refreshments will be served by the Friends of A.H. Stephens State Park. Each guest will also receive a free gift. $4 - $8.00 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible 
The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 8, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, December 9, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 9, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 10, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 11, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, December 12, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 12, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, December 13, 2019

Candlelight Tours
Friday, Dec 13, 2019 5 PM to 9 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Tour the mansion by candlelight for a beautiful glimpse of a historic Moravian Christmas as celebrated by the first Spring Place missionaries in the early 1800s. Enjoy live music, natural scenery, and finish up with cookies and cider in a cabin exhibit. No reservation necessary, arrive by 8 p.m. for the full experience. $5.50 - $6.50 706-695-2598.
The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 13, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Candlelight Tours
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 5 PM to 9 PM
Chief Vann House Historic Site - Chatsworth, GA
Tour the mansion by candlelight for a beautiful glimpse of a historic Moravian Christmas as celebrated by the first Spring Place missionaries in the early 1800s. Enjoy live music, natural scenery, and finish up with cookies and cider in a cabin exhibit. No reservation necessary, arrive by 8 p.m. for the full experience. $5.50 - $6.50 706-695-2598.
Breakfast with Santa
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Join us as we eat breakfast with Santa, play games, and make ornaments. You’ll even get a chance to talk to Santa, and tell him what you want for Christmas. It is sure to be a jolly good time for the entire family! $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
A Colonial Christmas at Fort King George
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the Friends of Fort King George for a traditional dinner in the soldiers' barracks, and an evening of colonial style Yuletide jollification. Program concludes with a cannon firing. Reservations required. $35. 912-437-4770.
Christmas on the Pond
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us as we usher in the holiday season. Visit with Santa, enjoy storytelling, hayrides, a marshmallow roast, and homemade refreshments. Santa will arrive at 6 p.m. and be available until 8:30 p.m. Hayrides will start at 5:30 p.m. and run until 9 p.m. Donations appreciated. Hayrides 50 cents per person. $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Winter Festival
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 2 PM to 6 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Get into the holiday spirit by joining us for a variety of festive activities - including a visit from Santa. He and Mrs. Claus will be at the park for photos. Got gingerbread skills? Enter your decorated gingerbread house in our contest. Tour the park on a hay ride or play a round of mini golf. Enjoy games, crafts, hot cocoa, and more! $2 hay rides; $3 mini golf $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Christmas at High Falls
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Have a jolly holiday with High Falls and Santa Claus. Walk through our enchanted trail and warm up with cocoa, crafts and more. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Christmas at the Cabin
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Step back into an earlier time and experience holiday decorating and festivities of civilian life during the Civil War. See period decorating, participate in heritage games, and observe civilian life way demonstrations. Santa will be here. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 14, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
15th Annual Vogel State Park Tree Lighting
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 4 PM to 9 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us for an evening of fellowship and celebration of the true meaning of Christmas. Hayrides, music, and activities lead up to the Christmas Program and Lighting of the Tree. There is NO fee for programs. Please bring an unwrapped gift for a child 12 or younger for the Sheriff's Dpt. See below for details, including schedule and musician lineup! $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, December 15, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 15, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Monday, December 16, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 16, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 17, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 18, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Thursday, December 19, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 19, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, December 20, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 20, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, December 21, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 21, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, December 22, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 22, 2019 until Dec 31, 2019 
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Guest are invited to adorn our three trees with photographs of those who have served, or are serving, our nation’s armed forces. These honor trees will be placed in the museum through Christmas. $7-$12. 706-655-5870.
Handicapped Accessible 
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