Music/Arts/Crafts Events


Saturday, April 20, 2019

Old Fashioned Easter
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Experience an Old Fashioned Easter with us: Dye eggs and play the old time games of egg toss & rolling. Younger children can participate in an Easter Egg Hunt. You can create your own Easter Craft to take home or challenge yourself on an Easter Scavenger Hunt. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
Cabin Crafts - A new craft each Saturday
Saturdays 12 PM - 3 PM – Apr 20, 2019 until Apr 27, 2019 
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
You are invited to join us for an afternoon of fun at Elijah Clark's homestead. We are welcoming spring with crafting fun. Participants will create on separate Saturdays: Candles, Petite Spring Wreaths, String Art Eggs with Rafia Nests and Spring Wreaths. $2 to $15 $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
Nature Sketching
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 2 PM to 2:30 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Grab some paper, sketching material and a nice view and enjoy the beautiful scenery at Etowah. $2-$6. 770-387-3747.
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Chat with a Chandler
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Our rangers will be making hand-dipped candles in the style of an 18th century chandler. Come take a look at this interesting process and have a chat about history. $4.50 - $7.50 912-437-4770.
Bunny Tails on the 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 10:00 am and include crafts, egg hunts, and more. Children 4-12, $5. Free for ages 3 and under. Last admission is at 1:00 pm. $5 Park Pass required. Dogs welcome on leashes. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Back to Basics
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Get rustic with us as we host a variety of pioneer related activities such as pioneer games, crafting a dreads and knots board, and getting to watch a musket firing demonstration. $2 for the craft $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Gettin Crafty in the Relihan
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 2:30 PM to 4 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Come make a craft with us, and enjoy some company with our reptiles. Get creative with the rangers. Each week is filled with a different craft with an educational background. $1-$4 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
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.
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Bunny Magnet
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 3 PM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Come to the campground pavilion to make your very own magnet to decorate your fridge. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Gettin Crafty in the Relihan
Sunday, Apr 21, 2019 2:30 PM to 4 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Come make a craft with us, and enjoy some company with our reptiles. Get creative with the rangers. Each week is filled with a different craft with an educational background. $1-$4 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.

Monday, April 22, 2019

Sprouts Planting Seeds
Monday, Apr 22, 2019 1 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Gather the family and watch the seeds you plant with us at Hard Labor Creek grow! Supplies including seeds (vegetable and wildflower---NATIVE), soil, and compostable pots will be provided. No previous gardening experience required! Call the park office to register, limited spaces available. Meet at picnic shelter #2 $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Forts from Founds Objects
Monday, Apr 22, 2019 3 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Work by yourself or as a team to create your very own shelter using the forest around you. Use surrounding sticks, branches, hollowed logs, vines, etc. Meet at the Visitors Center. Preregistration required. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Adult Ranger: Earth Day
Monday, Apr 22, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
If you are an adult and want to participate in Junior Ranger then you're in luck! We have made a special Adult Ranger Earth Day edition! We will be making planters, planting native seeds, learning about local flora and fauna, and more! Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, April 26, 2019

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Friday, Apr 26, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a family friendly night out? Join us for a relaxing movie night. Bring a chair, a blanket, or grab a seat on a picnic bench. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Songbird Craft
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
The birds and the bees are in flight all around us outdoors. Come to the Nature Center and make your own flying songbird indoors while learning about feathers and the adaptation of flight. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Cabin Crafts - A new craft each Saturday
Saturdays 12 PM - 3 PM – Apr 27, 2019 
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
You are invited to join us for an afternoon of fun at Elijah Clark's homestead. We are welcoming spring with crafting fun. Participants will create on separate Saturdays: Candles, Petite Spring Wreaths, String Art Eggs with Rafia Nests and Spring Wreaths. $2 to $15 $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
Junior Ranger Activity at the Campground Amphitheater
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for an afternoon activity? Join us at the Campground Amphitheater for a Junior Ranger Activity! Activities will vary date to date. $1 per participant will cover all materials. $1 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Activity at the Campground Amphitheater
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 12 PM to 1 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for an afternoon activity? Join us at the Campground Amphitheater for a Junior Ranger Activity! Activities will vary date to date. $1 per participant will cover all materials. $1 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Spring Fling
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day with fun family activities. Kids will be able to make their own nature craft project to take home. Enjoy nature hikes, live animal programs, hayrides, and the annual Spring Arts. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Spring Crafts
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 3 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Celebrate spring with a series of festive crafts – leaf and animal track rubbings, tissue paper flowers, and paper plate masks. Take home your creations same day. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Thursday, May 2, 2019

7th Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival
11 AM - 9 PM from May 2, 2019 until May 4, 2019 
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Little Roy and Lizzy return to Elijah Clark with some of the country's best Bluegrass performers. Bring your lawn chairs. Enjoy the food and craft vendors. $42.00 - $93.00 $5 parking. 706-864-7203.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, May 3, 2019

7th Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival
11 AM - 9 PM from May 3, 2019 until May 4, 2019 
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Little Roy and Lizzy return to Elijah Clark with some of the country's best Bluegrass performers. Bring your lawn chairs. Enjoy the food and craft vendors. $42.00 - $93.00 $5 parking. 706-864-7203.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Edible and Poisonous Mushrooms: Facts and Fiction
Saturday, May 4, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Special guest Arleen Bessette will be teaching us how to identify common edibles found in the area, how to discern their poisonous lookalikes, and various cooking techniques in this must see program. Space is limited. Preregistration required. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
7th Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival
11 AM - 9 PM from May 4, 2019 
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Little Roy and Lizzy return to Elijah Clark with some of the country's best Bluegrass performers. Bring your lawn chairs. Enjoy the food and craft vendors. $42.00 - $93.00 $5 parking. 706-864-7203.
Parks After Dark 
Bird Appreciation Day
Saturday, May 4, 2019 11 AM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us in celebration of our feathered friends and learn all about Georgia's native and migratory birds. Create pine cone bird feeders, paper plate masks, and try your hand at creating a nest of your very own! Programs run from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm followed by an Intro to Birding Hike at 2:30 pm. Meet at Picnic Shelter 4. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
New Echota Trades Day
Saturday, May 4, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Enjoy the sounds, taste and smells of yesteryear. Tours of historic buildings will be available and demonstrations of life skills common at the time of the Trail of Tears will be demonstrated. Park rangers, a visiting Cherokee artist and Friends of New Echota volunteers will bring the early 19th century Cherokee Nation capital alive again. $5.5-$7 706-624-1321.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Toddler Ranger
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a morning activity for you and your toddler? Join us for our monthly Toddler Ranger Programs! Activities will vary month to month. Some programs may require an activity fee and will be posted with the activity information for that month. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, May 10, 2019

Camping Curious
Friday, May 10, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Habitat for Bats
Saturday, May 11, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Take the morning to learn more about Georgia bats and their habitats with Habitat for Bats. Guests will enjoy an educational program about bats and build their very own bat box to take home. Sign up as a group or build solo. Remember the 12th is Mother’s Day, so if you’re still in need of a gift or activity this is sure to be a hit. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Habitat for Bats
Saturday, May 11, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Take the morning to learn more about Georgia bats and their habitats with Habitat for Bats. Guests will enjoy an educational program about bats and build their very own bat box to take home. Sign up as a group or build solo. Remember the 12th is Mother’s Day, so if you’re still in need of a gift or activity this is sure to be a hit. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
Sunhat Craft
Saturday, May 11, 2019 11 AM to 1 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Choose a wide-brimmed, straw sunhat and decorate it for the summer. We provide the hat, decoration possibilities and tools. You supply the creativity. Gift it to Mom or make one for yourself. Meet at the Park Office front porch. $4 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Fun at the Fort
Saturday, May 11, 2019 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Experience a picturesque and fascinating historic site within the state park, while learning about life in the late 1700's. Fun for the whole family; tours includes various interactive activities and educational opportunities. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Morning Yoga
Saturday, May 11, 2019 9 AM to 10 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Begin your day with the subtle sounds of Lake Brantley as we move through this hour long yoga class. Water and yoga mats encouraged. Wear comfortable clothing that allows for easy movement. No experience required! We will meet at Picnic Shelter 2. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Spring Crafts
Saturday, May 11, 2019 11 AM to 1 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Celebrate spring with a series of festive crafts – leaf and animal track rubbings, tissue paper flowers, and paper plate masks. Take home your creations same day. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Annual Spring Concert @ Hardman Farm
Saturday, May 11, 2019 5 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy an evening of bluegrass music with Johnny and Jeanette Williams of "Grass Tank Music" from Danville, Virginia. $27 adults/ $19 17 and under. 706-878-1077.
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Glowing Bubbles - CANCELED
Saturday, May 11, 2019 7 PM to 7:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
This event has been canceled and will be replaced at a later date. We apologize for any inconvenience. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 
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.
Maker's Festival
Saturday, May 11, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Come join us for the Fourth Annual Maker’s Festival at Red Top Mountain State Park! The Maker's Festival is a family friendly place to come and interact with makers and see them make things and buy their products. Makers of all types will be here and will be offering hands on experience at making. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, May 17, 2019

Camping Curious
Friday, May 17, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, May 18, 2019

2nd Spring Pioneer Festival
Saturday, May 18, 2019 11 AM to 5 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Step back in time and experience what life was like when the CCC boys were building the park. Join us for CCC wagon rides, campfire cooking demos, authentic chuckwagon, live bluegrass music, blacksmith, arts and crafts demos, pioneer games, food and more. $2 wagon rides; $3 mini golf $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Farm Heritage Festival
Saturday, May 18, 2019 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Middle Georgia's farm heritage comes to life at Jarrell Plantation with a tractor show, antique engine display, and volunteers demonstrating old-fashioned skills and work, like blacksmithing, woodstove cooking, weaving, and much more. $4 - $6.50 478-986-5172.
Eco-Kids: Pollinators
Saturday, May 18, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Eco-Kids: Pollinators Bring your kids for a fun day of learning and play at Smithgall Woods State Park. Learn all there is to learn about the wonders of our world's pollinators. From birds to bees to bats, learning how to help these important creatures.There will be outdoor games, arts&crafts, and much more. $30 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a family friendly night out? Join us for a relaxing movie night. Bring a chair, a blanket, or grab a seat on a picnic bench. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, May 23, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Welcoming adventurous kids third through sixth grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two day adventure, and participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment is due at time of registration. Snacks will be provided.
Please inform the park of any dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-947-3194.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, May 24, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, May 24, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Welcoming adventurous kids third through sixth grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two day adventure, and participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment is due at time of registration. Snacks will be provided.
Please inform the park of any dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-947-3194.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Camping Curious
Friday, May 24, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Spring Crafts
Saturday, May 25, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Celebrate spring with a series of festive crafts – leaf and animal track rubbings, tissue paper flowers, and paper plate masks. Take home your creations same day. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Toddler Ranger
Saturday, May 25, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This program is designed for toddlers to explore nature with a Ranger. We use hands on experiences, play, nature walks, and other interactives to facilitate learning and exploration. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Teen Ranger: Pioneer Prom
Saturday, May 25, 2019 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
If you are a teen, come join us for some cool fun! This month we will focus on Pioneer celebrations. There is lots to do in this Ranger-led program. We will experience candle dipping, learn dances, play games and sports, and practice whittling! Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Movie by the Water
Saturday, May 25, 2019 8:45 PM to 11 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Join us for Movie Night at the Beach! Free Popcorn while it lasts. Bring your lawn chair, non alcoholic drinks and some bug spray and enjoy the evening under the stars! All Movies are PG13. Movie is free, Parking is $5. $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Memorial Day Fun Crafts and Games
Sunday, May 26, 2019 2 PM to 5 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Enjoy our “recreation station” on the beach for family fun. 1-2 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Camping Curious
Friday, May 31, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Monday, June 3, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp: History Edition
Monday, Jun 3, 2019 8 AM to 5 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Kids ages 8 to 12 can join staff in crafting, games, and hikes that highlight Georgia’s history in the 1700s. June 3 - 7. Space is limited; please register by calling the site office. $125. 912-353-3023.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jun 6, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, June 7, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Jun 7, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Get Outdoors Family Fun Weekend
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 12 PM to 5 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Join us at Fort Mountain for National Get Outdoors Month. This weekend we will have various fun activities for the family. Details will be posted as the event approaches. $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Fun at the Fort
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Experience a picturesque and fascinating historic site within the state park, while learning about life in the late 1700's. Fun for the whole family; tours includes various interactive activities and educational opportunities. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Pioneer Skills: Spinning & Weaving
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Come and learn how pioneers would make fabric. You will learn how to card cotton, turn wool into yarn, and how they would weave it into a piece of cloth. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Field Journal Journeys: Music
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 12 PM to 1:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Learn to play live music from a professional musician. There will be multiple instruments to try. Sign up today before spots fill up. This program is recommended for 10 to adult. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
The Nearly Normal String
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Come out to listen to The Nearly Normal String Band! The Nearly Normal String Band consists of husband and wife team Viva and Neil Araki. They play multiple acoustic instruments in several styles, including blues, bluegrass, Celtic, 60s folk and old time Appalachian. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jun 10, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 10, 2019 until Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 11, 2019 until Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 12, 2019 until Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 13, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, June 14, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Friday, Jun 14, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Glowing Bubbles - CANCELED
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 7 PM to 7:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
This event has been canceled and will be replaced at a later date. We apologize for any inconvenience. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, June 22, 2019

"Dam" Celebration
Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
George L. Smith State Park - Twin City, GA
Let your kids come for a fun filled morning and help us celebrate our lake by helping refill it. Bring your water gun and bucket for some fun water games.Sidewalk chalk drawing, Pine cone art project, prizes and more! $5 parking. 478-763-2759.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a family friendly night out? Join us for a relaxing movie night. Bring a chair, a blanket, or grab a seat on a picnic bench. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Toddler Ranger
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a morning activity for you and your toddler? Join us for our monthly Toddler Ranger Programs! Activities will vary month to month. Some programs may require an activity fee and will be posted with the activity information for that month. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage! Welcoming adventurous kids third through sixth grades. Each camp will be a fun filled, two day adventure, and at the end, participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badge. Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided. Inform park of dietary restrictions at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, June 28, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Jun 28, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage! Welcoming adventurous kids third through sixth grades. Each camp will be a fun filled, two day adventure, and at the end, participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badge. Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided. Inform park of dietary restrictions at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Jun 28, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, June 29, 2019

U-Pick Corn Harvest Day
Saturday, Jun 29, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Governor Hardman grew several acres of corn to feed his livestock. The UGA White County Extension and Hardman Farm have grown an acre of pesticide free corn. Come pick some corn, listen to bluegrass music, play corn hole and enjoy a beautiful day in the Valley. Regular Tour Rates: Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
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.
Junior Ranger Day Camp
Saturday, Jun 29, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join a park ranger for two fun-filled days of learning, crafting, and exploring. This camp is for children ages 6-12. Spaces are limited, so pre-registration is required. $30. 706-213-2045.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, June 30, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join a park ranger for two fun-filled days of learning, crafting, and exploring. This camp is for children ages 6-12. Spaces are limited, so pre-registration is required. $30. 706-213-2045.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Monday, July 1, 2019

Noche de cine en Fort Yargo
Monday, Jul 1, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
¿Estás buscando una noche familiar? Únase a nosotros para una noche de cine relajante presentada en español. Lleve una silla, una manta o tome asiento en un banco de picnic. Damos la bienvenida a los visitantes que comienzan a llegar a las 6:30 p.m., y la película comenzará a las 7:00 p.m. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 
Fantastic Forest: Glorious Grimoires
Monday, Jul 1, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Start your magical journey by making your own Grimoire! We will discuss what a Grimoire is, practice drawing and observation skills, design our own magical look. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Toddler Ranger
Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a morning activity for you and your toddler? Join us for our monthly Toddler Ranger Programs! Activities will vary month to month. Some programs may require an activity fee and will be posted with the activity information for that month. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Fantastic Forest: Making Magic Wands
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Learn how to identify trees, their magical uses of the past, and make your own wand! We will supply the wands. If you want to whittle your wand you must bring your own pocket knife. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Camping Curious
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 
Movie by the Water
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 9 PM to 11 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Join us for Movie Night at the Beach! Free Popcorn while it lasts. Bring your lawn chair, non alcoholic drinks and some bug spray and enjoy the evening under the stars! All Movies are PG13. Movie is free, Parking is $5. $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Monday, July 8, 2019

Heritage Farm Camp
Monday, Jul 8, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
This camp focuses on learning what life was like for children on a south Georgia farm in the late 1800s. Participants will do the same activities that kids their age did, such as animal care, candle making, soap making, gardening, and open hearth cooking. Ages 9–14. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 8, 2019 until Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Fantastic Forest: Glorious Grimoires
Monday, Jul 8, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Start your magical journey by making your own Grimoire! We will discuss what a Grimoire is, practice drawing and observation skills, design our own magical look. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Toddler Ranger
Monday, Jul 8, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This program is designed for toddlers to explore nature with a Ranger. We use hands on experiences, play, nature walks, and other interactives to facilitate learning and exploration. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a family friendly night out? Join us for a relaxing movie night. Bring a chair, a blanket, or grab a seat on a picnic bench. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 
Heritage Farm Camp
Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
This camp focuses on learning what life was like for children on a south Georgia farm in the late 1800s. Participants will do the same activities that kids their age did, such as animal care, candle making, soap making, gardening, and open hearth cooking. Ages 9–14. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 9, 2019 until Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Heritage Farm Camp
Wednesday, Jul 10, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
This camp focuses on learning what life was like for children on a south Georgia farm in the late 1800s. Participants will do the same activities that kids their age did, such as animal care, candle making, soap making, gardening, and open hearth cooking. Ages 9–14. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 10, 2019 until Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Heritage Farm Camp
Thursday, Jul 11, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
This camp focuses on learning what life was like for children on a south Georgia farm in the late 1800s. Participants will do the same activities that kids their age did, such as animal care, candle making, soap making, gardening, and open hearth cooking. Ages 9–14. $45 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 11, 2019 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join the park naturalist for a week full of fun and entertainment. Learn about the different wildlife that call Kolomoki home. Explore the 80 acre lake on a kayak or canoe. Hike the trails and venture into the museum with a guided tour. Please pack a lunch and a change of clothes. Swimming will occur daily. Meet at Group Shelter 2. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Camp Pickett's Mill
8 AM - 12 PM from Jul 11, 2019 until Jul 13, 2019 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the history and nature here at Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60 plus $5 parking. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Fantastic Forest: Making Magic Wands
Thursday, Jul 11, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Learn how to identify trees, their magical uses of the past, and make your own wand! We will supply the wands. If you want to whittle your wand you must bring your own pocket knife. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp Pickett's Mill
8 AM - 12 PM from Jul 12, 2019 until Jul 13, 2019 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the history and nature here at Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60 plus $5 parking. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Fun at the Fort
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 12 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Experience a picturesque and fascinating historic site within the state park, while learning about life in the late 1700's. Fun for the whole family; tours includes various interactive activities and educational opportunities. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Junior Ranger Camp Pickett's Mill
8 AM - 12 PM from Jul 13, 2019 
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Parents, this is an opportunity to enroll your kids, ages 6 to 12, in our half-day Junior Ranger Program. Youth will learn about the history and nature here at Pickett’s Mill through very fun, and sometimes challenging activities where they can earn patches and badges. $60 plus $5 parking. 770-443-7850.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Field Journal Journeys: Invertebrates
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Come out and learn about some interesting invertebrates! We will be searching for snails, bugs, insects, and other cool critters. We will also do a Plant Smash with the plants they interact with. This program is recommended for 10 to adult. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Pioneer Skills: Medicinal Plants/Apothecary
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Come learn how to identify some local plants and how plants have been used medicinally. Rangers will be giving instructions on how to make infusions, poultices, salves, and more! Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Camping Curious
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 
Junior Ranger Day Camp
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join a park ranger for two fun-filled days of learning, crafting, and exploring. This camp is for children ages 6-12. Spaces are limited, so pre-registration is required. $30. 706-213-2045.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Sunday, Jul 14, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join a park ranger for two fun-filled days of learning, crafting, and exploring. This camp is for children ages 6-12. Spaces are limited, so pre-registration is required. $30. 706-213-2045.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Monday, July 15, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Monday, Jul 15, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Noche de cine en Fort Yargo
Monday, Jul 15, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
¿Estás buscando una noche familiar? Únase a nosotros para una noche de cine relajante presentada en español. Lleve una silla, una manta o tome asiento en un banco de picnic. Damos la bienvenida a los visitantes que comienzan a llegar a las 6:30 p.m., y la película comenzará a las 7:00 p.m. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 
Fantastic Forest: Glorious Grimoires
Monday, Jul 15, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Start your magical journey by making your own Grimoire! We will discuss what a Grimoire is, practice drawing and observation skills, design our own magical look. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Mañanas con el naturalista en español
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 9 AM to 10 AM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
¡Únase a David Guzmán, del Parque Estatal Hard Labor Creek, para una caminata guiada de una milla en español! A partir de las 9:00 am, los huéspedes se reunirán en Birdberry Trail Head y explorarán las maravillas del parque estatal Fort Yargo. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Day Camp
Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.
Fantastic Forest: Making Magic Wands
Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Learn how to identify trees, their magical uses of the past, and make your own wand! We will supply the wands. If you want to whittle your wand you must bring your own pocket knife. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Jul 19, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Day Camp
Friday, Jul 19, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Junior Ranger Camp is always a blast at Fort Mountain State Park. Join us this year for all new games, activities, and crafts. We also have brand new, park specific Junior Ranger books and new patches. $75 plus $5 parking. 706-422-1932.

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Kid's Day at New Echota State Historic Site
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
New Echota State Historic Site will be offering different activities from 10:00 AM till 2:00 PM for kids of all ages. Come and experience what life was like during the 1800s. Activities include: quill pen writing, finger weaving, corn husk dolls, fire-starting and more. $5.50 - $7.00 706-624-1321.
Camping Curious
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Monday, July 22, 2019

Fantastic Forest: Glorious Grimoires
Monday, Jul 22, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Start your magical journey by making your own Grimoire! We will discuss what a Grimoire is, practice drawing and observation skills, design our own magical look. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Looking for a family friendly night out? Join us for a relaxing movie night. Bring a chair, a blanket, or grab a seat on a picnic bench. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Fantastic Forest: Making Magic Wands
Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Learn how to identify trees, their magical uses of the past, and make your own wand! We will supply the wands. If you want to whittle your wand you must bring your own pocket knife. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Hardman Farm to Table Dinner
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 5 PM to 8:30 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join us as we celebrate nearly 150 years of harvest at Hardman Farm. We invite you for an evening in The Valley, featuring live music, period dressed characters teaching about the history of the Farm, and a locally grown dinner and drinks. The dishes will be based on what would have been enjoyed in the summers of the early 1900s. $85. 706-878-1077.
Camping Curious
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 
Painting in the Park
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Come to try your hand at painting nature for the day. At Smithgall Woods, we have thousands of happy little trees to paint. The course will be led by a local artist and basic supplies will be provided. $40 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.

Monday, July 29, 2019

Noche de cine en Fort Yargo
Monday, Jul 29, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
¿Estás buscando una noche familiar? Únase a nosotros para una noche de cine relajante presentada en español. Lleve una silla, una manta o tome asiento en un banco de picnic. Damos la bienvenida a los visitantes que comienzan a llegar a las 6:30 p.m., y la película comenzará a las 7:00 p.m. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Fantastic Forest Festival
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
To celebrate the end of our Fantastic Forest Series, we will have a festival great for the whole family! Make sure to dress up and bring your wands (no gore)! There will be trivia, Broom Skills tournament, wand design competition, cauldron slime making, and more! Inclement weather may cancelled this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, August 2, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Aug 2, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Join a Ranger to Explore, Learn, and Engage.
Welcoming adventurous kids 3rd through 6th grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two-day adventure. Participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment due at time of registration. Snacks provided.
Inform park of dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Camping Curious
Friday, Aug 2, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, August 9, 2019

Camping Curious
Friday, Aug 9, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Perseid Shooting Star Party 2019
Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 to Sunday, Aug 11, 2019 9 PM to 1 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us to view the best meteor shower of the year! From 9PM-1AM, come to the beach to enjoy concessions, acoustic music, and meteor viewing. Limited number of telescopes will be available to view the night sky or bring your own. $5 per person (cash only). Kids 5 and under free. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Parks After Dark 
Field Journal Journeys: Archery
Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Come find out if archery is a good hobby for you! This program is recommended for 10 to adult. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Pioneer Skills: Corn Dolls
Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Rangers will teach how the pioneers would have made dolls. Dolls will be made from corn husks and cloth. You will get to make and take home your own doll collection! Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Welcoming adventurous kids third through sixth grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two day adventure, and participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment is due at time of registration. Snacks will be provided.
Please inform the park of any dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-947-3194.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, August 16, 2019

Junior Ranger Camp
Friday, Aug 16, 2019 9 AM to 3 PM
Moccasin Creek State Park - Clarkesville, GA
Welcoming adventurous kids third through sixth grades.
Each camp will be a fun filled, two day adventure, and participants will be awarded their Junior Ranger Badges.
Payment is due at time of registration. Snacks will be provided.
Please inform the park of any dietary restrictions or allergies at time of registration. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-947-3194.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Camping Curious
Friday, Aug 16, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

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.
Toddler Ranger
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This program is designed for toddlers to explore nature with a Ranger. We use hands on experiences, play, nature walks, and other interactives to facilitate learning and exploration. Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Junior Ranger Day Camp
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join a park ranger for two fun-filled days of learning, crafting, and exploring. This camp is for children ages 6-12. Spaces are limited, so pre-registration is required. $30. 706-213-2045.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Sunday, Aug 18, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton, GA
Join a park ranger for two fun-filled days of learning, crafting, and exploring. This camp is for children ages 6-12. Spaces are limited, so pre-registration is required. $30. 706-213-2045.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, August 23, 2019

Camping Curious
Friday, Aug 23, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, August 30, 2019

Camping Curious
Friday, Aug 30, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Movie by the Water
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 8:15 PM to 11 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Join us for Movie Night at the Beach! Free Popcorn while it lasts. Bring your lawn chair, non alcoholic drinks and some bug spray and enjoy the evening under the stars! All Movies are PG13. Movie is free, Parking is $5. $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, September 6, 2019

Camping Curious
Friday, Sep 6, 2019 2 PM to 4 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
This event is open to campground guests only. The Camping Curious series will feature new excitement each week! Come join our Ranger for a new surprise experience! Inclement weather may cancel this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Fire to Fork
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Hungry to learn about different methods of cooking outdoors over open fire? Come out to watch our gathering and we'll show you how. Sampling will be encouraged and period music will set the perfect background. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Teen Ranger: Edible Medicinal and Plant Smash
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 1 PM to 3 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
If you are a teen, come join us for some cool fun! This month we are learning about plants and natural dyes. We will be smashing plants to make awesome impressions. Who doesn’t love getting to smash things for art? Call to register. Inclement weather may cancel event. Event will be cancelled if minimum attendance is not reached. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
White Pine Needle Basket Weaving
Saturday, Sep 7, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Learn the basics of creating a coiled pine needle basket in this 3-hour workshop. All materials are provided. The basket is yours to keep. $20 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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