Parks After Dark Events


Friday, January 18, 2019

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 4:45 PM to 6:15 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise along Crooked River while watching the sunset, taking breathtaking photographs, and viewing various coastal birds and marine life. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the day before cruise. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Chestnuts on an Open Fire & Tall Tales
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
We'll be warming up by the fire while roasting chestnuts and marshmallows, telling tall tales, solving riddles & hearing the true story of the plight of the American Chestnut. Meet at the Assembly Shelter. Follow this program with back to back Stargazing & Hot Chocolate. $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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Stars of Elijah Clark & Hot Cocoa
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Enjoy a starry night & hot chocolate. Meet at the Assembly Shelter next to Archery where we will observe stars, planets & nebulae while listening to stories about the constellations above us. Learn how to use & make your own star wheel to take home. A telescope will be on hand. Feel free to bring your telescope or binoculars. $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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McAllister's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a fun take on astronomy as we look through our high-power telescope at celestial objects. This program is for everyone, learn about the stars in an enjoyable and easy to understand atmosphere. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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New Year New Campfire Stories
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Enjoy an evening of swapping stories and roasting marshmallows for delicious s'mores. To conclude the evening, participants are encouraged to share some favorite memories from 2018. Meet at Picnic Shelter #5. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Cosmic Archery
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Archery Instructor for this spectacular program! During our Cosmic Archery program you will get to fine tune your archery skills in the dark with the assistance of black lights, glow in the dark targets, and glow sticks. Cost is $25/person (ages 18+). Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Tall Tales and Tasty S'mores
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Meet at picnic shelter #5 for a fun evening where you can roast marshmallows and swap stories among friends. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Moonlight Mountain Hike
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 5 PM to 7 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Night Hike
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 6 PM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
Join a ranger on our Coastal Plains Trails under the to see the forest come alive at night. Be sure to bring comfortable shoes, bug spray, and a flashlight/headlamp. $3 plus $5 parking. 229-896-3551.
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Sunset Boat Tour of the Swamp
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Sit back and relax while one of our rangers takes you on Billy's Lake for a beautiful Okefenokee sunset. Enjoy the wildlife and changing colors of the sky as the sun drops beneath the horizon. Listen for the sounds of sandhill cranes and barred owls echoing across the swamp and keep an eye out for alligators along the waters edge. $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Sunday, January 20, 2019

Sunset to Blood Moon Paddle and Hot Dog Roast
Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Watch the Blood Moon Rise over Clark's Hill Reservoir as we paddle on the last shimmers of the sunset toward a rising Super Blood Wolf Moon. Warm up afterwards with a fire roasted hot dog. Join us later into the evening to watch the Total Eclipse of the Moon. A total lunar eclipse happens when the moon passes fully into the shadow of Earth. $15.00 plus $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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Super Blood Wolf Moon - Eclipse Watch
Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 to Monday, Jan 21, 2019 9:30 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Watch this stellar Lunar Event form either the shoreline or from a kayak for the more adventurous. Be sure to bring a chair and blanket to set a while & get cozy. We'll provide the Hot Cocoa and Mallows! The lunar eclipse will begin the penumbra stage at 9:30 PM, Full eclipse starts at 11:40 PM. $15 plus $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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Lakeside Viewing of the Supermoon Blood Moon
Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 to Monday, Jan 21, 2019 - 11 PM to 1 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Join as at the lake to view the glory of this spectacular event. With clear skies we will witness a full hour of total lunar eclipse as this Super Blood Moon and Total Lunar eclipse coincide. A flashlight and sturdy, closed-toe shoes are required. 18 years and older. Meet at the lake near the Boat Ramp. 6 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Monday, January 21, 2019

Full Moon, Super Moon, and Total Lunar Eclipse Hike
Monday, Jan 21, 2019 8 PM to 10 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
Meet at the campground shelter as we hike the campground loop trail. This one-mile hike will provide us with open views along the trail which will allow us to see the moon and take in the eclipse. $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
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Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Monday, Jan 21, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
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Friday, January 25, 2019

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 5 PM to 6:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise along Crooked River while watching the sunset, taking breathtaking photographs, and viewing various coastal birds and marine life. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the day before cruise. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Chestnuts on an Open Fire & Tall Tales
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
We'll be warming up by the fire while roasting chestnuts and marshmallows, telling tall tales, solving riddles & hearing the true story of the plight of the American Chestnut. Meet at the Assembly Shelter. Follow this program with back to back Stargazing & Hot Chocolate. $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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Stars of Elijah Clark & Hot Cocoa
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Elijah Clark State Park - Lincolnton, GA
Enjoy a starry night & hot chocolate. Meet at the Assembly Shelter next to Archery where we will observe stars, planets & nebulae while listening to stories about the constellations above us. Learn how to use & make your own star wheel to take home. A telescope will be on hand. Feel free to bring your telescope or binoculars. $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
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Tall Tales and Tasty S'mores
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Meet at picnic shelter #5 for a fun evening where you can roast marshmallows and swap stories among friends. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Friday Night Campfire
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 6 PM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
Join a ranger at the campground fire pit for interactive campfire stories. Guest are welcome to bring smores ingridents to make during the campfire. $5 parking. 229-896-3551.
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Night Hike: Sensory Awareness
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Come out for a night hike and learn sensory secrets along the way. Learn about night vision, nocturnal animals, and more while walking 2 miles through the woods. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Tall Tales and Tasty S'mores
Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Meet at picnic shelter #5 for a fun evening where you can roast marshmallows and swap stories among friends. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Astronomy Night
Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 6:30 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Join us and the Coca Cola Space Science Center for a night under the stars. Learn about the night sky and view stars and planets through telescopes. Seating will be provided, but please feel free to bring your own lawn chairs for more comfort. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
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Night Hike
Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 6 PM
Reed Bingham State Park - Adel, GA
Join a ranger on our Coastal Plains Trails under the to see the forest come alive at night. Be sure to bring comfortable shoes, bug spray, and a flashlight/headlamp. $3 plus $5 parking. 229-896-3551.
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Friday, February 1, 2019

Sunset Boat Cruise
Friday, Feb 1, 2019 5 PM to 6:30 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Enjoy a leisurely boat cruise along Crooked River while watching the sunset, taking breathtaking photographs, and viewing various coastal birds and marine life. Binoculars provided. Space limited. Ages 6 and older. Preregistration required by 4:30 PM the day before cruise. $30 plus $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Stargazing and Constellation Stories
Friday, Feb 1, 2019 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Listen to myths and origins of the constellations in the sky. Blankets are recommended. Meet at the amphitheater near Picnic Shelter 5 $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Feb 1, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Campfire Circle with Friends
Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 4 PM to 5 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Come out to Fort Yargo and enjoy a night by the campfire with your family. Enjoy hearing stories about the fort, participating in interactive stories and songs, and yummy s'mores. We will meet at the Campground Amphitheater. $1 per participant. $1 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Constellation Cruise
Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join a ranger for a guided motor boat tour as the last light of the sun fades into the night. Whether you choose a moonlit night or a night with no moon at all you can view the silhouettes of cypress trees against the night sky, watch for gator eyes glowing at the edge of the water and spy stars, satellites and maybe even a few meteors overhead! $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Friday, February 8, 2019

McAllister's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Feb 8, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a fun take on astronomy as we look through our high-power telescope at celestial objects. This program is for everyone, learn about the stars in an enjoyable and easy to understand atmosphere. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Friday, Feb 8, 2019 6:30 PM to 8:30 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.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Feb 8, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Valentine's Dinner and Dance
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Bring your sweetheart to our one-of-a-kind Valentine's date not to be forgotten! Enjoy a candlelit meal in a beautiful, historic setting with period music and dancing. Take part in a fireside chat with our historical interpreters. Space is limited. Reserve your table today by calling our park office. Price is per person. $50 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Fort Yargo Living History Society's Dinner In Time- Registration is Full
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join the Fort Yargo Living History Society for a Dinner in Time. Guests will have a special opportunity to dine inside the old fort and enjoy a three course meal prepared and served in methods consistent with the late 1700's when the fort was occupied. Price per participant is $40 or $70 per couple. RSVP now by calling the park office 770-867-3489. $40 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Come and Tie the Knot
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
Gordonia-Alatamaha State Park - Reidsville, GA
What better way to celebrate in February than to "tie the knot". Learn sheetbends, square or reef, granny, hitches, and bowlines. After the program, you will be ready to use these knots while camping in our park or boating on our lake in the summer. $1 plus $5 parking. 912-557-7744.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Campfire S’mores and Stories
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Roast marshmallows and swap stories with friends and family, ask the ranger about the ghosts at the park, or simply enjoy the warmth of the fire. We will meet at picnic shelter 5. Please register at the park office. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Valentine's Day Couples Hike
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Looking for something new to do with your valentine? Bring them to Panola Mountain a guided hike through our conservation area, watch the sunset over downtown Atlanta, have your photos taken on top of the mountain, and roast chocolate covered strawberry inspired s'mores over the campfire. Space is limited. Call to reserve spots. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Super Museum Sunday Lantern Tour
Sunday, Feb 10, 2019 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
In celebration of Super Museum Sunday come explore Camp Lawton at night via lantern-light in this guided historical tour. Be transported back in time as you hike the trail and learn about the world's largest prison stockade and its inhabitants. Participants get to carry their own lanterns: adults a traditional oil lamp, and kids a mini LED lantern. $10 - $15 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Astronomy Night with your Love
Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Meet in front of the Interpretive Center where you will get the opportunity to look through the telescope and learn a little bit about the sky above. Perfect event for a Valentine's date night. This program is dependent on the weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
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Friday, February 15, 2019

Sunset Hike
Friday, Feb 15, 2019 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Join our naturalist to hike the river trail and enjoy the sunset on the way to the lookout tower. Meet at Day Use boat ramp. $2 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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Ole’ Fashion Date Night on the Park
Friday, Feb 15, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Mistletoe State Park - Appling, GA
In honor of valentine’s day weekend Mistletoe is offering a date night at our assembly shelter in the campground. We will prepare food on a cast-iron skillet, teach fire making skills, and end the program with homemade hot coca over the fire. $20 per couple $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
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Cosmic Archery
Friday, Feb 15, 2019 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Archery Instructor for this spectacular program! During our Cosmic Archery program you will get to fine tune your archery skills in the dark with the assistance of black lights, glow in the dark targets, and glow sticks. Cost is $25/person (ages 18+). Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Feb 15, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Moonlight Mountain Hike
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
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Sunset Boat Tour of the Swamp
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Sit back and relax while one of our rangers takes you on Billy's Lake for a beautiful Okefenokee sunset. Enjoy the wildlife and changing colors of the sky as the sun drops beneath the horizon. Listen for the sounds of sandhill cranes and barred owls echoing across the swamp and keep an eye out for alligators along the waters edge. $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Moonpies and Moosic
Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
View the super, full Snowmoon rising with our staff around a warm camfire. Enjoy guitar music, a moonpie, and hot chocolate. Dress for the weather and bring a comfortable chair or blanket to sit on. Correct change at the program. Meet outside the back of the park office. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
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Friday, February 22, 2019

Owl Prowl
Friday, Feb 22, 2019 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Take a ranger led night hike and discover the various species of owls found at the park, the different calls they make, and more! $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
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McAllister's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Feb 22, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a fun take on astronomy as we look through our high-power telescope at celestial objects. This program is for everyone, learn about the stars in an enjoyable and easy to understand atmosphere. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Family Springtime Star Gazing
Friday, Feb 22, 2019 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Gordonia-Alatamaha State Park - Reidsville, GA
Enjoy another night under the stars. Dr. Joseph Jones and his crew from the University of North Georgia Planetarium will share information on springtime stars, star charts, satellites, and constellations. We will observe from the driving range by the front nine of the golf course. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-557-7744.
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Campfire S’mores and Stories
Friday, Feb 22, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Roast marshmallows and swap stories with friends and family, ask the ranger about the ghosts at the park, or simply enjoy the warmth of the fire. We will meet at picnic shelter 5. Please register at the park office. $3 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
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Tall Tales Campfire
Friday, Feb 22, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Bundle up by the campfire to hear stories, look at the stars, and enjoy your evening in the great outdoors. Meet at the Program area. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Feb 22, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Family Springtime Star Gazing
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Gordonia-Alatamaha State Park - Reidsville, GA
Enjoy another night under the stars. Dr. Joseph Jones and his crew from the University of North Georgia Planetarium will share information on springtime stars, star charts, satellites, and constellations. We will observe from the driving range by the front nine of the golf course. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-557-7744.
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Constellation Cruise
Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join a ranger for a guided motor boat tour as the last light of the sun fades into the night. Whether you choose a moonlit night or a night with no moon at all you can view the silhouettes of cypress trees against the night sky, watch for gator eyes glowing at the edge of the water and spy stars, satellites and maybe even a few meteors overhead! $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
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Friday, March 1, 2019

Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Mar 1, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Cadette Girl Scout Night Owl Hike
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 6 PM to 8 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a fun learning experience for all Cadette Girl Scouts! Earn your Night Owl badge by taking a hike with our rangers while learning more about the wild and interesting animals that wander the park at night. You'll have the chance to see bats, raccoons, armadillos, deer, and much more! Embrace your wild side and get outdoors! $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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Campfire Circle with Friends
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Come out to Fort Yargo and enjoy a night by the campfire with your family. Enjoy hearing stories about the fort, participating in interactive stories and songs, and yummy s'mores. We will meet at the Campground Amphitheater. $1 per participant. $1 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Astronomy Night
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 7 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Join us and the Coca Cola Space Science Center for a night under the stars. Learn about the night sky and view stars and planets through telescopes. Seating will be provided, but please feel free to bring your own lawn chairs for more comfort. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
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Friday, March 8, 2019

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Friday, Mar 8, 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.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Mar 8, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Constellation Cruise
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join a ranger for a guided motor boat tour as the last light of the sun fades into the night. Whether you choose a moonlit night or a night with no moon at all you can view the silhouettes of cypress trees against the night sky, watch for gator eyes glowing at the edge of the water and spy stars, satellites and maybe even a few meteors overhead! $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, March 15, 2019

Cosmic Archery
Friday, Mar 15, 2019 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Archery Instructor for this spectacular program! During our Cosmic Archery program you will get to fine tune your archery skills in the dark with the assistance of black lights, glow in the dark targets, and glow sticks. Cost is $25/person (ages 18+). Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
History By Candlelight
Friday, Mar 15, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Take a guided candlelight walk through a Civil War Battlefield and watch cannon and musket firings. Walk the ravine where Confederate General Patrick Cleburne planned a daring night counter strike to capture Federal positions. $10. 770-443-7850.
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Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Mar 15, 2019 9 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Campfire Circle with Friends
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 7 PM to 8 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Come out to Fort Yargo and enjoy a night by the campfire with your family. Enjoy hearing stories about the fort, participating in interactive stories and songs, and yummy s'mores. We will meet at the Campground Amphitheater. $1 per participant. $1 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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History By Candlelight
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Take a guided candlelight walk through a Civil War Battlefield and watch cannon and musket firings. Walk the ravine where Confederate General Patrick Cleburne planned a daring night counter strike to capture Federal positions. $10. 770-443-7850.
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Sunset Boat Tour of the Swamp
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Sit back and relax while one of our rangers takes you on Billy's Lake for a beautiful Okefenokee sunset. Enjoy the wildlife and changing colors of the sky as the sun drops beneath the horizon. Listen for the sounds of sandhill cranes and barred owls echoing across the swamp and keep an eye out for alligators along the waters edge. $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Parks After Dark 

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 7:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, March 22, 2019

Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Mar 22, 2019 9 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Moonlight Mountain Hike
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join us for a ranger-led hike up Panola Mountain to enjoy the sunset over Atlanta. The moonlight will guide us down to a lakeside campfire, where we'll enjoy s'mores! Bring flashlights, bug spray, hiking boots and water. Ages 10 and up. Space is limited. Call the Nature Center to register. $15 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Parks After Dark 
Constellation Cruise
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join a ranger for a guided motor boat tour as the last light of the sun fades into the night. Whether you choose a moonlit night or a night with no moon at all you can view the silhouettes of cypress trees against the night sky, watch for gator eyes glowing at the edge of the water and spy stars, satellites and maybe even a few meteors overhead! $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, March 29, 2019

Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Mar 29, 2019 9 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Earth Hour: Jr. Ranger Road Trip
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 10 AM to 10 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Plan on spending the day and evening with us participating in family friendly earth awareness activities ending with a special astronomy program and participation in the world-wide one-hour lights out event. free-$4 $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Junior Ranger Road Trip Parks After Dark 

Friday, April 5, 2019

Movie Night at Fort Yargo
Friday, Apr 5, 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 
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Apr 5, 2019 9 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Constellation Cruise
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join a ranger for a guided motor boat tour as the last light of the sun fades into the night. Whether you choose a moonlit night or a night with no moon at all you can view the silhouettes of cypress trees against the night sky, watch for gator eyes glowing at the edge of the water and spy stars, satellites and maybe even a few meteors overhead! $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, April 12, 2019

Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Apr 12, 2019 9 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Sunset Boat Tour of the Swamp
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Sit back and relax while one of our rangers takes you on Billy's Lake for a beautiful Okefenokee sunset. Enjoy the wildlife and changing colors of the sky as the sun drops beneath the horizon. Listen for the sounds of sandhill cranes and barred owls echoing across the swamp and keep an eye out for alligators along the waters edge. $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, April 19, 2019

Full Moon Night Hike
Friday, Apr 19, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Enjoy Fort Yargo after dark on a guided moonlit hike by the lake each full moon of this year. Early evening hours are great for spotting wildlife such as deer, rabbits, owls and others along the lake shore. Hike length and meeting location will vary month to month. Bring sturdy shoes, water and a flashlight. $5 parking. 706-867-3489.
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Cosmic Archery
Friday, Apr 19, 2019 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Archery Instructor for this spectacular program! During our Cosmic Archery program you will get to fine tune your archery skills in the dark with the assistance of black lights, glow in the dark targets, and glow sticks. Cost is $25/person (ages 18+). Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Apr 19, 2019 9 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Friday, April 26, 2019

Frog Walk
Friday, Apr 26, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
What better way to celebrate spring and Save the Frogs Day than by going on a frog "hunt"? Florence Marina invites the public to join us and learn about the diverse frog populations along the Chattahoochee River, and go on a guided night hike to listen for the different calls. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Parks After Dark 
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 
Swamper's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Apr 26, 2019 9 PM to 9:45 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Watch for meteors, planets, observe the moon or take in all the stars above as we gaze upon a truly dark sky from deep within the Okefenokee. We will use both our unaided eyes and telescopes while we stargaze. Stephen C. Foster State Park is one of the darkest places in the Southeast due to a lack of light pollution in the Okefenokee Swamp. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Constellation Cruise
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 8 PM to 9:30 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join a ranger for a guided motor boat tour as the last light of the sun fades into the night. Whether you choose a moonlit night or a night with no moon at all you can view the silhouettes of cypress trees against the night sky, watch for gator eyes glowing at the edge of the water and spy stars, satellites and maybe even a few meteors overhead! $15 - $20 $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Parks After Dark 

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.
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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

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 

Friday, May 17, 2019

Cosmic Archery
Friday, May 17, 2019 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Join our Archery Instructor for this spectacular program! During our Cosmic Archery program you will get to fine tune your archery skills in the dark with the assistance of black lights, glow in the dark targets, and glow sticks. Cost is $25/person (ages 18+). Call 770-389-7801 to register. Space is limited. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Saturday, May 18, 2019 8:45 PM to 10:15 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 
Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Saturday, May 18, 2019 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare glimpse of the night time wildlife of Wormsloe. The hike will start at the Visitors center and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. Registration is limited, please register in advance by calling our park office. $4 - $12. 912-353-3023.
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Saturday, May 25, 2019

Moonlight Movie Night
Saturday, May 25, 2019 9 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
We will be showing a movie in the field behind the office, so bring your blankets or chairs and get ready for some fun. We will have popcorn and refreshments for sale. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Women's Wilderness Weekend
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 1:30 PM to 11:59 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Ladies ages 16 and up are invited to join us for a weekend enjoying the outdoors. Hiking, swimming, paddling, yoga, camping, and astronomy, this will be an overnight event. Minors must be accompanied by adult, no pets allowed. This event is weather dependent. Space in limited so call to register before August 6th! $75 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Women's Wilderness Weekend
Sunday, Jun 2, 2019
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Ladies ages 16 and up are invited to join us for a weekend enjoying the outdoors. Hiking, swimming, paddling, yoga, camping, and astronomy, this will be an overnight event. Minors must be accompanied by adult, no pets allowed. This event is weather dependent. Space in limited so call to register before August 6th! $75 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Monday, June 17, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Monday, Jun 17, 2019 9:30 PM to 11 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, July 5, 2019

Bingo night at Liberty Hall
Friday, Jul 5, 2019 5 PM to 7 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Bring the whole family down to Liberty Hall on Friday, July 5th for some rousing games of Bingo. All ages are welcome, cost $2-$5. $2-$5. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Moonlight Movie Night
Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 9 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
We will be showing a movie in the field behind the office, so bring your blankets or chairs and get ready for some fun. We will have popcorn and refreshments for sale. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 9 PM to 10:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
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 

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 9 PM to 10:30 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Ultraviolet Night Hike
Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 7 PM to 10 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Ever wonder what it's like to see in ultraviolet light? Experience our wooded trails via blacklight and learn all about night florescence with our Naturalist! $10 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Moonlight Movie Night
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019 9 PM to 11 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
We will be showing a movie in the field behind the office, so bring your blankets or chairs and get ready for some fun. We will have popcorn and refreshments for sale. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Saturday, Sep 14, 2019 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 7 PM to 10 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for our annual candlelight guided tours! Come see soldiers go about their evening duties and experience what life was like for those living on the Georgia coast during the Civil War. You'll get to stop by our lovely barracks house for some sweet treats after being treated to an exclusive night-time firing of our cannon! 912-727-2339.
Parks After Dark 

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, October 18, 2019

All Hallow's Eve
Friday, Oct 18, 2019 6:30 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
A most family-friendly, but spooky event! Werewolves, lost soldiers from the grave, witches, and things that defy imagination await the weary participant on these nights. Haunted walking tours through the enchanted forests begin every 30 minutes from the museum/ visitor center. $10. 770-443-7850.
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Haunted Hills Hayride
Friday, Oct 18, 2019 7:30 PM to 10 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
It's back! Join our annual spooktacular haunted hayrides, which are fun for all ages. Come early because ticket sales close at 10 pm. Tickets go on sale at 7:30 each night. We'll be showing a movie, have a bonfire and we will have refreshments for sale. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, October 19, 2019

All Hallow's Eve
Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 6:30 PM to 10 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
A most family-friendly, but spooky event! Werewolves, lost soldiers from the grave, witches, and things that defy imagination await the weary participant on these nights. Haunted walking tours through the enchanted forests begin every 30 minutes from the museum/ visitor center. $10. 770-443-7850.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, October 26, 2019

A Haunted Evening at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 7 PM to 9 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Join park staff and Friends of A.H. Stephens for a fun evening of ghoulish events. Activities include a haunted hayride, treats, movie on the lawn, games, campfire, and a campsite decorating contest for both RV and equestrian campers. Hayride registration will be in the concession building, located behind the park office. $4 - $8 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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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.
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Moonlight Madness
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 12 PM to 10 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Kick off your Halloween activities with a kids carnival from 12-4 pm. The parks haunted house will be open at 6 pm until 10 pm. The maze will be open 12-4 during the carnival and in the evening from 6 to 10pm. Hayrides will be offered 6 pm - 10 pm for a ride to the campgrounds and back to view the decorations in our campsite decoration contest. $1-$7 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, November 1, 2019

Family Fall Star Gazing
Friday, Nov 1, 2019 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Gordonia-Alatamaha State Park - Reidsville, GA
Enjoy another night under the stars. Dr. Joseph Jones and his crew from the University of North Georgia Planetarium will share information on fall and winter stars, star charts, satellites, and constellations. We will observe from the driving range by the front nine of the golf course. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-557-7744.
Parks After Dark 
Halloween Hike
Friday, Nov 1, 2019 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Although it's the day after, it's never too late to celebrate Halloween. If you've ever wanted to hike down into Providence Canyon after dark, this is your chance. We invite the public to join us on this spooky ranger led hike down into Providence Canyon at night. Be sure to bring a flash light. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Family Fall Star Gazing
Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Gordonia-Alatamaha State Park - Reidsville, GA
Enjoy another night under the stars. Dr. Joseph Jones and his crew from the University of North Georgia Planetarium will share information on fall and winter stars, star charts, satellites, and constellations. We will observe from the driving range by the front nine of the golf course. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-557-7744.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 6:15 PM to 7:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Fall Bingo and Ice Cream at Liberty Hall
Saturday, Nov 16, 2019 5 PM to 7 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come down to Liberty Hall and enjoy some food and fun with us on November 16th. We will be playing bingo and serving ice cream from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Cost is $5 per person $5. 706-456-2602.
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Friday, November 22, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Nov 22, 2019 until Dec 20, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
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.
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Saturday, November 23, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Nov 23, 2019 until Dec 21, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Nov 24, 2019 until Dec 22, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Friday, November 29, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Nov 29, 2019 until Dec 20, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Nov 29, 2019 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Come see the Mansion at West End in period holiday decor and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from docents dressed in their finest 1870's garb. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, visits with Santa, and a trip down the Unicoi Turnpike by horse drawn wagon. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Child (under 6): Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $35. 706-878-1077.
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Saturday, November 30, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Nov 30, 2019 until Dec 21, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Come see the Mansion at West End in period holiday decor and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from docents dressed in their finest 1870's garb. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, visits with Santa, and a trip down the Unicoi Turnpike by horse drawn wagon. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Child (under 6): Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $35. 706-878-1077.
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Sunday, December 1, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 1, 2019 until Dec 22, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Friday, December 6, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 6, 2019 until Dec 20, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 7, 2019 until Dec 21, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 8, 2019 until Dec 22, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Full Moon Suspension Bridge Hike
Thursday, Dec 12, 2019 6:15 PM to 7:45 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Enjoy watching the moon rise above the gorge from the suspension bridge and learn some interesting tidbits about the moon. This hike will go down 310 stairs to the suspension bridge where we will hang out as the moon comes into view. No pets allowed. Space is limited please call to make a reservation. The hike may be cancelled due to weather. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, December 13, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 13, 2019 until Dec 20, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 14, 2019 until Dec 21, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 
Christmas on the Pond
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 6 PM to 9 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us as we usher in the holiday season. Visit with Santa, enjoy storytelling, hayrides, a marshmallow roast, and homemade refreshments. Santa will arrive at 6 p.m. and be available until 8:30 p.m. Hayrides will start at 5:30 p.m. and run until 9 p.m. Donations appreciated. Hayrides 50 cents per person. $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 15, 2019 until Dec 22, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Friday, December 20, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Fridays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 20, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturdays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 21, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Sunday, December 22, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sundays 6 PM - 10 PM – Dec 22, 2019 
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Monday, December 23, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Monday, Dec 23, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Tuesday, Dec 24, 2019 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday Thanksgiving through Christmas, tour our 10-acre event field (located behind the office) and office area which has been beautifully decorated with Christmas light displays by a host of site partners, volunteers and local businesses. Free treats will be available and holiday themed movies will be shown nightly. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Handicapped Accessible Parks After Dark