Upcoming Events


Sunday, February 24, 2019

Friends of Panola Mountain Extended Hike
Sunday, Feb 24, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
Panola Mountain State Park - Stockbridge, GA
Take a guided hike with a trained "Friends of Panola" volunteer, through the restricted Conservation Area and up to the summit of Panola Mountain. This is a 5-mile, semi-off trail, strenuous hike that offers a variety of beautiful views and unique perspectives on the park. Must call to register in advance. $10 cash only $5 parking. 770-389-7801.

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Fort Yargo Living History Society Spring Market Fair
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 10 AM to 5 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join the Fort Yargo Living History Society for their annual Market Faire! Come to the old fort and see 18th Century craftsmen and women demonstrating their trades, frontier camps, militia drills, children's activities, trading post, weapons, 18th Century music and other unique 18th Century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Fort Yargo Living History Society Spring Market Fair
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join the Fort Yargo Living History Society for their annual Market Faire! Come to the old fort and see 18th Century craftsmen and women demonstrating their trades, frontier camps, militia drills, children's activities, trading post, weapons, 18th Century music and other unique 18th Century demonstrations. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.

Saturday, June 1, 2019

National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join in the fun at Vogel State Park for the annual celebration on National Trails Day. Activities will include trail work, family friendly hikes, a sawyer contest & search and rescue demonstration, a covered dish picnic luncheon, and a brief program. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Etowah Mounds Annual Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 1 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Celebrate Your State Parks Day and National Public Lands Day by visiting Etowah Indian Mounds. Volunteers are encouraged to join our staff and Friends Chapter for our Annual Clean-up. registered Volunteers get Free Admission. $0 - $6. 770-387-3747.
River Cleanup -- Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Florence Marina State Park - Omaha, GA
Join us as we once again team up with Rivers Alive to clean up the Chattahoochee River. We will be picking up trash around the fishing pier, boat ramp, and throughout other areas of the park. Please wear clothing that can get dirty. Bring water, sunscreen, and bug spray. Volunteers will receive free admission to the park for the day of the event. 229-838-4706.
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Keeping a fortress in tip top shape is essential! Lend a hand as we make various repairs and improvements to the fort. Volunteers receive FREE admission! 912-437-4770.
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Our biggest volunteer day of the year! Stop by and lend a helping hand as we spend the day improving the park. We will be cleaning and clearing branches, debris and more as we work hard to make our park beautiful and pristine! All of our hard working volunteers will be treated to lunch, as a personal thank you from Georgia State Parks! 912-727-2339.
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 2 PM
Fort Mountain State Park - Chatsworth, GA
Our state parks need you. Volunteers make the difference. Join us this year for Your State Parks Day, and bring your friends and family! We will work on improving the park. The project will be determined as we approach the volunteer day. Volunteers receive free admission to the park. 706-422-1932.
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Join us by lend a helping hand as we spend the day improving the park. We will be working on our flower garden, trails, and cleaning around the pond to make General Coffee State Park beautiful and pristine! 912-384-7082.
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Volunteers around the country will be helping to improve their favorite state park or historic site on this special day. We hope you will join us in improving Hardman Farm. 706-878-1077.
Site Beautification: Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Help keep Jarrell Plantation beautiful by helping rangers clean up the gardens and grounds and finish the day with a guided tour. 478-986-5172.
Your State Parks Day- Campground Cleaning Crew
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Help us spruce up the campground for our fall visitors with this volunteer day. Meet at the Visitor Center to register and receive a free volunteer shirt. 229-724-2150.
Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Your State Parks Day is a wonderful opportunity to give back to your local park or your favorite park. We need yor help to spruce up the group camp area. 912-287-4900.
Your State Parks Day and Volunteer Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 2 PM
New Echota Historic Site - Calhoun, GA
Join the park staff and Friends of New Echota volunteers at the park. Every year the park service designates a day where volunteers can give back to their local state park. Please wear your work clothes, bring your water bottle, gloves and pack a picnic lunch. Scouts and other groups need to call the park office to reserve a project. 706-624-1321.
Your State Parks Day - National Public Lands Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Come out and help support the Friends of Pickett’s Mill Battlefield State Historic Site. Volunteers will assist with specific projects as directed by staff. Volunteers will make a difference in our park while adding to the quality of life in the surrounding communities. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Canyon Cleanup-Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 3 PM
Providence Canyon Outdoor Recreation Area - Lumpkin, GA
Join us in helping to clean up our park. This year, we will be picking up trash throughout the park, including in the bottom of the canyon, around the campsites, and in the day use areas. Please wear clothing that can get dirty. Bring water, sunscreen, hats, and bug spray. Admission is free to all volunteers. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Your State Park Day - Trail Cleanup
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 11 AM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Volunteers are being sought to clean up/clear an existing trail. Equipment will be provided. Come prepared to be in the woods with long pants & boots to hike the trail. Come for an hour or make a day of it. 706-802-5087. $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Your State Park Day - Sunset Hike on Lake Antioch
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 6 PM to 8:30 PM
Rocky Mountain Recreation & Public Fishing Area - Rome, GA
Ranger led Hike around Lake Antioch finishing with the beautiful sunset at Rocky Mountain. This is a 3.1 mile hike, trail is easy to moderate. Meet at the Visitors Center at 5:30 PM. Hike starts at 6:00 PM Sharp. 706-802-5087 $5 parking. 706-802-5087.
Your State Parks Day: Bridge and Sidewalk Refurbishing
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 9 AM to 12 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
Volunteers are being sought to help pressure wash the bridge and sidewalks on the entrance. We want to enlist your support to help with this project. Equipment will be provided. You may get wet, bring an extra set of clothes or shoes. 706-655-5870.
Suwannee River Sill Cleanup - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 6 PM to 7 PM
Stephen C. Foster State Park - Fargo, GA
Join a ranger at the Suwannee River Sill for a litter clean up. We will work to clean up along the sill and help make it an even better place for the many birds and other wildlife commonly seen in the area. $5 parking. 912-637-5274.
Kudzu Krush - Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 10 AM to 12 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Enjoy a day of volunteering with the staff and the "Friend's of Victoria Bryant State Park" by working to remove invasive species and beautify the trails and golf course. Parking is free for all volunteers that day, as a "Thank You" for giving back! Meet at Highland Walk Golf Course. 706-245-6270.