Vogel State Park


Saturday, June 15, 2019

Lost Prevention and Wilderness Basics
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 1 PM to 2 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Do you know what to do if you find yourself lost in the wilderness? How can you prevent losing your way? This 1:00pm ranger talk at the Lake Pavilion reveals all. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
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Storytime in the Forest
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 4 PM to 5 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Bring a cozy blanket or snacks and listen to the ranger read a storybook. This week’s books are Amazing Animal Journeys by Chris Packham. Meet at the Lake Pavilion at 4pm. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
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Music in the Park with Martin Adams Band
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Relax with live music at the Lake Pavilion! Tonight’s talent is the Martins Adams Band, who play rock and roll. Please bring your own chairs. Donations welcome! Music plays from 8—9pm. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
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Sunday, June 16, 2019

Amazing Animal Dads
Sunday, Jun 16, 2019 11 AM to 12 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Celebrate Father’s Day by learning how animal dads protect their babies. From lions to wolves to dolphins, animal dads work hard to keep their babies safe. Meet at Possum Hollow at 11am. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 
Sorting Science
Sunday, Jun 16, 2019 2 PM to 3 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Did you know science doesn’t always involve math and chemicals? Some scientists specialize in sorting creatures into categories. Become a sorting scientist and create your own way of grouping animals in this hands-on program! Ideal for young learners. Meet at Possum Hollow at 2pm. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Monday, June 17, 2019

Twilight Kayaking
Monday, Jun 17, 2019 8 PM to 10 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Enjoy a ranger-led paddle of Lake Trahlyta under the full moon. All equipment provided, no prior kayaking experience necessary. Please book in advance as these events fill up quickly! $10/person. Visit the Visitor Center or call (706) 745-2628 to make your reservation today. Please arrive at the boat docks at 7:45! $10 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, June 22, 2019

2-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a two-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. Children will be working on Level I or II Junior Ranger badges. $25 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, June 23, 2019

2-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Sunday, Jun 23, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a two-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. Children will be working on Level I or II Junior Ranger badges. $25 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, June 28, 2019

Twilight Kayaking
Friday, Jun 28, 2019 8 PM to 11 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Enjoy a ranger-led paddle of Lake Trahlyta under the full moon. All equipment provided, no prior kayaking experience necessary. Please book in advance as these events fill up quickly! $10/person. Visit the Visitor Center or call (706) 745-2628 to make your reservation today. Please arrive at the boat docks at 7:45! $10 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Parks After Dark 

Thursday, July 4, 2019

July 4th Celebration
Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Celebrate July 4th at one of the nation’s oldest state parks. We will start the day with a flag raising ceremony at 8am at the Visitors Center, followed by a day of games for the whole family. There will be a bicycle parade, pedal boat races, sandcastle competition, watermelon eating contest, sack races, egg toss and greased pole climbing. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
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Friday, July 5, 2019

Twilight Kayaking
Friday, Jul 5, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us for a ranger-led twilight paddle of Lake Trahlyta. Spots fill quickly so register in advance by calling (706) 745-2628 or stop by the Visitor Center. $10/person, kayaks and life jackets provided. Please arrive at the boat dock at 7:45pm. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, July 12, 2019

Twilight Kayaking
Friday, Jul 12, 2019 8 PM to 9 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us for a ranger-led twilight paddle of Lake Trahlyta. Spots fill quickly so register in advance by calling (706) 745-2628 or stop by the Visitor Center. $10/person, kayaks and life jackets provided. Please arrive at the boat dock at 7:45pm. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Twilight Kayaking
Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 8 PM to 11 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Enjoy a ranger-led paddle of Lake Trahlyta under the full moon. All equipment provided, no prior kayaking experience necessary. Please book in advance as these events fill up quickly! $10/person. Visit the Visitor Center or call (706) 745-2628 to make your reservation today. Please arrive at the boat docks at 7:45! $10 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Parks After Dark 

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

3-Day Jr. Ranger Camp
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a three-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. 30$ per Child. Pay at time of Sign-up $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

3-Day Jr. Ranger Camp
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a three-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. 30$ per Child. Pay at time of Sign-up $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, July 18, 2019

3-Day Jr. Ranger Camp
Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a three-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. 30$ per Child. Pay at time of Sign-up $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Twilight Kayaking
Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 8 PM to 10 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Enjoy a ranger-led paddle of Lake Trahlyta under the full moon. All equipment provided, no prior kayaking experience necessary. Please book in advance as these events fill up quickly! $10/person. Visit the Visitor Center or call (706) 745-2628 to make your reservation today. Please arrive at the boat docks at 7:45! $10 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, July 27, 2019

2-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a two-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. Children will be working on Level I or II Junior Ranger badges. $25 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, July 28, 2019

2-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Sunday, Jul 28, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a two-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. Children will be working on Level I or II Junior Ranger badges. $25 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, August 3, 2019

2-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Saturday, Aug 3, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a two-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. Children will be working on Level I or II Junior Ranger badges. $25 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Sunday, August 4, 2019

2-Day Junior Ranger Camp
Sunday, Aug 4, 2019 9 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join a ranger for a two-day adventure full of learning, crafting, and exploring. Open to children ages 6-12 years old. Registration required in advance as spaces are limited. Children will be working on Level I or II Junior Ranger badges. $25 plus $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Mountain Music Day Festival
Saturday, Sep 14, 2019 9:30 AM to 8 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us for an amazing day of Bluegrass & Gospel music here at the park. Along with a full lineup of incredible music, there will also be local crafters that will be selling their handmade items. Feeling hungry? The Vogel Volunteers will be selling mouthwatering food that you will surely cure your hunger. We look forward to seeing you here. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Fall Festival
Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 8 AM to 4 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Celebrate autumn’s arrival with noon chili, hotdogs and drinks for sale. We will also have hayrides, a cake walk, and a campsite decorating contest. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
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Saturday, December 14, 2019

15th Annual Vogel State Park Tree Lighting
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 4 PM to 9 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us for an evening of fellowship and celebration of the true meaning of Christmas. Hayrides, music, and activities lead up to the Christmas Program and Lighting of the Tree. There is NO fee for programs. Please bring an unwrapped gift for a child 12 or younger for the Sheriff's Dpt. See below for details, including schedule and musician lineup! $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
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