Holiday Events


Friday, October 25, 2019

Halloween Festival
Friday, Oct 25, 2019 6 PM to 9:30 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Come out and enjoy a spooky good time. We will have lots of fun for the whole family to enjoy -- The Haunted Hayride, Games, Candy, Face Painting, S'mores, a Cake Walk, and more! Trunk or Treat 5:30-7pm Saturday only. Pumpkin Decorating Contest 7pm on Sat. No fee to enter. Bring your decorated pumpkin and you may win a prize! $5/Person $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
Blockhouse Breakout: A Fort King George Escape Experience
Friday, Oct 25, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The year is 1724 and you and your friends have been arrested for attempting to flee South to Saint Augustine with information about Fort King George. You are scheduled to hang at day break, unless you can manage to escape in an hour.... $25. 912-437-4770.
Blockhouse Breakout: A Fort King George Escape Experience
Friday, Oct 25, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
The year is 1724 and you and your friends have been arrested for attempting to flee South to Saint Augustine with information about Fort King George. You are scheduled to hang at day break, unless you can manage to escape in an hour.... $25. 912-437-4770.
Autumn Nights at Yargo
Friday, Oct 25, 2019 5:30 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a chilling adventure? Then join the Fort Yargo Living History Society for their annual story trail! Guests will enjoy hayrides, campfire, live music, and of course spooky stories on the trail! Price TBD. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Hay Rides and Marshmallows
Friday, Oct 25, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 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 - $10 $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Fall Festival
Friday, Oct 25, 2019 8 PM to 10 PM
Unicoi State Park and Lodge - Helen, GA
Unicoi State Park and Lodge Join at the Uncioi Campground for our Fall Festival. Trick or Treat in the campground, crafts, games, face painting and food. $9 per person $5 parking. 706-878-2201 ext. 549.
Haunted Hills Hayride
Friday, Oct 25, 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.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Fall Fun - Hayrides & More
Saturdays 12 PM - 6 PM – Oct 26, 2019 
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Hayrides on a tractor-pulled wagon and various activities for kids- temporary tattoos, coloring, bean bag toss, bubble station. All trips begin near Picnic Shelter 6. Concession items for sale. $6/adult $3/child (2-12) Children under 2 are Free. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Halloween Festival
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6 PM to 9:30 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Come out and enjoy a spooky good time. We will have lots of fun for the whole family to enjoy -- The Haunted Hayride, Games, Candy, Face Painting, S'mores, a Cake Walk, and more! Trunk or Treat 5:30-7pm Saturday only. Pumpkin Decorating Contest 7pm on Sat. No fee to enter. Bring your decorated pumpkin and you may win a prize! $5/Person $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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.
Campground Trick or Treating
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Wear your light or carry a flashlight.Walk through the campsites in your favorite costume. We encourage all ages to participate.Trick or Treat at campsites marked with a candy bag and light. No cottages have treats. Campers who bring candy to give out can show it when they register and get 10% stay. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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.
Tricks, Treats, and Tricorns
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join us for your new Halloween tradition of Trick-or-treating inside the fort's walls. This year we will also be offering the chance to flex your crafty side with a full evening of fun fall activities! $3-$5. 912-437-4770.
Autumn Nights at Yargo
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 5:30 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a chilling adventure? Then join the Fort Yargo Living History Society for their annual story trail! Guests will enjoy hayrides, campfire, live music, and of course spooky stories on the trail! Price TBD. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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. 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.
Fall Festival and Spooky Wagon Rides
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Welcome the cooler weather with our Fall Festival. Come for pumpkin decorating ($5), marshmallow roasts, and games. Food will be available for purchase. Join us at the beach area for Spooky Wagon rides ($5) through a dark and creepy forest. Rides suitable for ages 5 and older and depart every 15 min. Call the park office to reserve ride tickets. $5 wagon rides, $5 pumpkin decorating (CASH ONLY) $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Hard Labor Trick or Treats, and RV Contest
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 7 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. 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.
A Spirited Affair
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 5:30 PM to 10 PM
Lapham-Patterson House Historic Site - Thomasville, GA
Get in the “spirit” of Halloween at the Lapham-Patterson House. Constructed in 1885 at the height of the Victorian spiritualism craze, the House provides the perfect setting to embrace the tricks, treats, and fun of Halloween. Participants will complete a series of Victorian seance themed escape rooms throughout the house. $25 per person. 229-226-7664.
Masks and More
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Come make your very best animal mask or halloween decoration during this family friendly fun arts and crafts program. You can even wear your masks or display your art during our Spooky Camper Contest later this evening. $5 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Pumpkin Archery
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 4 PM to 5:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Get into the spirit of fall with this smashingly fun pumpkin archery program at the park. Shoot at decorated pumpkins for candy prizes. Pre-registration required before 3pm. $10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Spooky Camper Contest
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Decorate your campsite or cottage for Halloween and compete to win cool prizes for the top three. Don't have a campsite? Catch the spooky hay ride that will take you around to look at all the decorations, and get a score card to vote for your favorites. Kids will get a chance to go trick-or-treating at participating campsites and cabins. $3 - $10 for hayride, plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Trunk-O-Treat for Halloween
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Looking for a safer way to celebrate Halloween? Join us for the annual Panola State Park's Trunk-O-Treat. Boys and ghouls can collect candy going car to car instead of door to door and play on the playground. There will be games, face painting, tree climbing and contests. Will you have the creepiest trunk? Call to register your car. $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Halloween Haunted Trail
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Come out and see what is haunting our woods. The park will again host the Haunted Trail. Meet in the beach parking lot at 7:00 pm for a stroll down our haunted trail. We will have treats waiting at the Group Shelter at the end of the trail and hay rides back to the beach parking lot. $5 parking. 706-213-2045.
Jail Tales Trails
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join us as the Friends puts on our annual Jail Tales Trail. The evening begins at the Old Jail where there will be storytelling, then take a leisurely walk from the beginning of the Shortline Trail to a bonfire at the suspension bridge. Enjoy music and roasting marshmallows, then take a hayride back to the start. The last walk beings at 7:30pm. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Haunted Hills Hayride
Saturday, Oct 26, 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.

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Halloween Lantern Paddle
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join park managers for this unique lantern-led paddle around Magnolia Lake as an alternative to trick-or-treat festivities. Pre-register by 5pm at the Visitor Center. $20 - $30 $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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 State Park - 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.

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Scarecrow Archery
Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Pumpkins, Scarecrows and Zombies oh my! Join the Park Ranger as we have fun with these festive characters. All equipment provided, ages 7 and up. Sign up at the Visitors Center at least one hour before it starts to reserve a place or call the park to pre register. $10 per person $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Annual Fall Festival
Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Join us for some Fall Fun! We will have hayrides for $3, archery for only $1, free apple bobbing, smores, music, scavenger hunt, games, and much more! It cost $5 per vehicle to attend the event plus a parking pass is required .The event is taking place at our beach area. We are seeking volunteers, call the park if you'd like to volunteer! $5 per car $3 hayrides $1 archery $5 parking. 706-541-0321.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Veterans Day Celebration
Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 10 AM to 10:45 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Thanks to all of our veterans! Bring worn flags needing to be retired. Brief program, flag retirement and refreshments. Free 1-hr boat rental Check in at the Park Office on Hwy 190 for rentals. Program meets at the outdoor, Stone Amphitheater next to the park office. Stone seating or bring a chair. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Thanksgiving Archery
Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Turkeys and Pumpkins have taken over the Park. Join the Park Ranger as we have fun learning how to shoot a bow and practice target shooting at these holiday treasures. All equipment provided, ages 7 and up. Sign up at the Visitors center at least one hour before the program or call the office to pre-register. $10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
The Courageous Women of WW I and the 1910 Decade
Saturday, Nov 9, 2019 11 AM to 2 PM
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.
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Monday, November 11, 2019

Sunrise Ranger Walk
Monday, Nov 11, 2019 6:15 AM to 7:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Chat with a ranger and walk the ½ mile in (1 mile total) to Buzzard’s Roost. Watch the sun rise and learn more about park. Pre-register & pre-pay or pay correct cash at check-in. Coffee provided at the end. Stone amphitheater next to Park Office. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Veterans Day Guided Tour
Monday, Nov 11, 2019 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Celebrate Veterans Day with a guided tour of the Little White House. Join the staff historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site at 9:30 a.m. Reservations Required. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Veterans Day Guided Tour
Monday, Nov 11, 2019 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Celebrate Veterans Day with a guided tour of the Little White House. Join the staff historian for a 90-minute guided tour of the Memorial Museum, Grounds and Historic Site at 9:30 a.m. Reservations Required. $20. 706-655-5870.
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Saturday, November 16, 2019

Camp Lawton Thankful Day
Saturday, Nov 16, 2019 1 PM to 5 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
The civil war was a difficult time in our history. Camp Lawton Thankful Day will bring history to life with historic talks, cannon shooting, musket firing and reenactors sharing experiences of prison life at the camp. We will conclude with why Abraham Lincoln thought it was important to make Thanksgiving a national holiday in these trying times. $5 per person kids under the age of 10 free $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

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.

Saturday, November 23, 2019

A Pioneer Thanksgiving
Saturday, Nov 23, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
On this day, our living history specialists will perform cooking demonstrations and then portray an 1853, Pioneer Thanksgiving at the cabin. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Thanksgiving Archery
Wednesday, Nov 27, 2019 3:30 PM to 5 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Turkeys and Pumpkins have taken over the Park. Join the Park Ranger as we have fun learning how to shoot a bow and practice target shooting at these holiday treasures. All equipment provided, ages 7 and up. Sign up at the Visitors center at least one hour before the program or call the office to pre-register. $10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Friday, November 29, 2019

7 Mile Black Friday Hike
Friday, Nov 29, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Ditch the mall and join us for some fresh air and exercise this Black Friday! We will meet at the Area B Boat Ramp, and begin our hike promptly at 10 am. We will complete the 7 mile Yellow Loop Trail. Suitable for ages 12 and older. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
2 Mile Black Friday Hike
Friday, Nov 29, 2019 5 PM to 6 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Skip the madness and opt outside! We will meet at the Fishing Area for a guided 2 mile hike along the Orange and Yellow Trail. Appropriate for ages 8 and older. Dogs welcome, on a leash. $5 parking pass required. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Visit with Santa
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM
Indian Springs State Park - Flovilla, GA
Santa Claus is coming to Idlewilde Event Center! Children will enjoy a visit with Santa, games, crafts, cookies, and hot chocolate. Remember the evening with a picture with Santa! This is a ticketed event. Please visit indiansprings.eventbrite.com to purchase tickets. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-504-2277.
Thanksgiving Archery
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 10 AM to 11 AM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Turkeys and Pumpkins have taken over the Park. Join the Park Ranger as we have fun learning how to shoot a bow and practice target shooting at these holiday treasures. All equipment provided, ages 7 and up. Sign up at the Visitors center at least one hour before the program or call the office to pre-register. $10 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Friday, December 6, 2019

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Dec 6, 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.
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.
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Saturday, December 7, 2019

A Colonial Christmas
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Get away from the over-commercialization of the holidays and visit Fort Morris for a more peaceful celebration. Join park staff for colonial refreshments, a yule log, bonfire, 18th century music, caroling, dance and firing of the Christmas guns. $4.50 912-884-5999.
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Selfies with Santa
Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Hamburg State Park - Mitchell, GA
The friends of Hamburg will host an evening with Santa at the Hamburg Mill. Cookies, hot chocolate and a craft will be included $3 plus $5 parking. 478-552-2393.
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Dec 7, 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.
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.
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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! Access to the cabin requires a short walk on a paved trail. Event will be cancelled in case of inclement weather. $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.
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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.
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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.
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Christmas at the Inn
Saturdays 10 AM - 2 PM – Dec 7, 2019 until Dec 14, 2019 
Traveler's Rest Historic Site - Toccoa, GA
The Friends of Traveler’s Rest decorate the beautiful 200 year old Inn with homemade ornaments and greenery, just as it would be in the 1800’s . Visitors are served hot apple cider and Jarrett family teacakes, and enjoy lovely Holiday music while they tour. $1 - $5. 706-886-2256.
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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Friday, December 13, 2019

Candlelight Tours
Friday, Dec 13, 2019 5:30 PM to 8:30 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.
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Dec 13, 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.
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.
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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Candlelight Tours
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 5:30 PM to 8:30 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.
Crooked River Christmas
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 2 PM to 5 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Come to Group Shelter #2 to enjoy a craft, cookies and hot chocolate, tell Santa your wish list and take a hayride through the park. All ages are welcome to join in the holiday fun. $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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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.
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.
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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.
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Dec 14, 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.
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 Springs
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 1 AM to 4:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Bring the family to join in the festivities of the season. We will be celebrating Christmas with an elf hike, Christmas crafts, hayrides, Christmas scavenger hunt, roasting marshmallows and more. $5 per child or $15 per family $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Holidays at the HEARTh
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.
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Sunset Candy Cane Hunt
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 5 PM to 7 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Join us at sunset to hunt candy canes afterwards enjoy a holiday movie, smores, and hot chocolate. Meet at the Interpretive Center. $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Christmas at the Inn
Saturdays 10 AM - 2 PM – Dec 14, 2019 
Traveler's Rest Historic Site - Toccoa, GA
The Friends of Traveler’s Rest decorate the beautiful 200 year old Inn with homemade ornaments and greenery, just as it would be in the 1800’s . Visitors are served hot apple cider and Jarrett family teacakes, and enjoy lovely Holiday music while they tour. $1 - $5. 706-886-2256.
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.
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Colonial Christmas at Wormsloe
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Participate in activities such as caroling, burning of the yule log, dancing to live period music, and other holiday observances of the colonial period, including games and refreshments. Holiday crafts at the museum throughout the day. Holiday festivities start at 1 pm. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Friday, December 20, 2019

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Dec 20, 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.
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.
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Saturday, December 21, 2019

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Dec 21, 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.
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.
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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.
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Monday, December 23, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 23, 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.
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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 24, 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.
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Wednesday, December 25, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 25, 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.
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Thursday, December 26, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 26, 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.
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Friday, December 27, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 27, 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.
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Saturday, December 28, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 28, 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.
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Sunday, December 29, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 29, 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.
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Monday, December 30, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from Dec 30, 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.
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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

The Honor Tree: A photographic Tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers
9 AM - 5 PM from 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.
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Saturday, January 18, 2020

British Troops at Sunbury 1779
10 AM - 4 PM from Jan 18, 2020 until Jan 20, 2020 
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 weekend 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. $4.50 912-884-5999.
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Sunday, January 19, 2020

British Troops at Sunbury 1779
10 AM - 4 PM from Jan 19, 2020 until Jan 20, 2020 
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 weekend 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. $4.50 912-884-5999.
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Monday, January 20, 2020

British Troops at Sunbury 1779
10 AM - 4 PM from Jan 20, 2020 
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 weekend 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. $4.50 912-884-5999.
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Saturday, February 15, 2020

Military Order of the Purple Heart and Triple Nickels
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Find out if you or someone you know is entitled to The Purple Heart during this meet-and-greet. The Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) is composed of men and women who received the Purple Heart Medal for wounds suffered in combat. Meet US Army Rangers who are perpetuating this legacy. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.

Monday, February 17, 2020

Eleanor Roosevelt and the Rosenwald Schools
Monday, Feb 17, 2020 10 AM to 10:45 AM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Special presentation and discussion about the history of the Rosenwald Schools that were created to enhance educational opportunities for African Americans. $9-$14. 706-655-5870.