Hardman Farm Historic Site


Saturday, May 23, 2020

Farm Animal Fun Days 2020
Saturday, May 23, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

National Trails Day: Falls to Farm 11 mile hike
Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 8 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This hike is an 11-mile, one-way hike that celebrates the shared history of Hardman Farm and Anna Ruby Falls! Anna Ruby Falls was named after Capt. James Nichols’ daughter, Anna Ruby Nichols. Capt. Nichols built the Mansion at West End in the Nacoochee Valley in 1870. $40. 706-878-1077.
National Trails Day: Helen to Hardman Heritage Trail
Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy a 2 mile out and back guided hike along the Helen to Hardman Heritage Trail. This hike will lead you through several layers of history in White County, as well as the natural history of the Chattahoochee River. Meet in the Visitor Center. $5-$12. 706-878-1077.
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Saturday, June 13, 2020

Victorian Wake
Saturday, Jun 13, 2020 4 PM to 6 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
. The Victorian’s had interesting customs, superstitions and sense of style back in the late 1800’s. The Friends of Hardman Farm present a true Victorian Wake experience in conjunction with the passing of Augusta Latimer, Kate Nichols mother, 133 years ago. See how they dressed and what was customary of the day during a Victorian Era wake. $20. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting
3rd Wednesday of Month 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM from Jun 17, 2020 until Nov 18, 2020 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month, at 9:30 a.m. the Friends and Board members of Hardman Farm get together to discuss what has happened over the past month and plan for the future. Join us and discover where your interests and talents can be put to great use helping to “bring the Farm back to life.” 706-878-1077.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Hollywood at Hardman
Thursday, Jun 18, 2020 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This is a special event celebrating our 150th Anniversary at Hardman Farm! View props from the 1950’s movie I’d Climb the Highest Mountain that was filmed right here in the Sautee-Nacoochee Valley and meet residents who participated in the filming project. Popcorn and refreshments will be available for purchase. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Fire & Shine Dinner
Saturday, Jun 20, 2020 5 PM to 8 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy a Hardman Farm signature dining experience complete with black powder and moonshine demonstrations. Featured dishes by Cowboys & Angels will include southern favorites like chuck wagon beef tips, collards and peach cobbler. $55. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

U-Pick Harvest Festival
Saturday, Jun 27, 2020 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, sunflowers and sorghum. Harvest your own sunflowers or corn and see how sorghum is harvested and processed. Enjoy a beautiful day in the Valley with music, games and treats. Regular Tour Rates: Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Farm Animal Fun Days 2020
Saturday, Jun 27, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Emory Jones Book Signing
Saturday, Jun 27, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Emory Jones, author of "Distant Voices: The Story of the Nacoochee Valley Indian Mound," will read excerpts from his new book "The Valley Where They Danced." This post-WWI historical novel features scenes from Hardman Farm. Hear excerpts prior to the tour and then bring back questions for Mr. Jones afterward. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children (5 and under): Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
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Saturday, July 4, 2020

Farm Animal Fun Days 2020
Saturday, Jul 4, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Anna Ruby Tuesday
Tuesday, Jul 7, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
What was life like for a well-to-do girl in Nacoochee in the 1870s? In this one day camp, 6-10 year old girls will play period games, play dress up with Victorian attire and have an English tea. Advanced registration required. $30 per child. 706-878-1077.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Farm Camp
Tuesday, Jul 14, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
In this one-day camp for children ages 6-10, we'll explore the wonders of farming. From the evolution of Native American agriculture to modern farming techniques, campers will be able to experience aspects of farm life through the ages. How have tools changed/improved over time? It will be a fun, interactive, and educational day for kids. $30. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting
3rd Wednesday of Month 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM from Jul 15, 2020 until Nov 18, 2020 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month, at 9:30 a.m. the Friends and Board members of Hardman Farm get together to discuss what has happened over the past month and plan for the future. Join us and discover where your interests and talents can be put to great use helping to “bring the Farm back to life.” 706-878-1077.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Hollywood at Hardman
Thursday, Jul 16, 2020 8 PM to 10 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This is a special event celebrating our 150th Anniversary at Hardman Farm! View props from the 1950’s movie I’d Climb the Highest Mountain that was filmed right here in the Sautee-Nacoochee Valley and meet residents who participated in the filming project. Popcorn and refreshments will be available for purchase. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Tea with Emma Hardman
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
The Friends of Hardman Farm invite you to experience a 1930’s afternoon tea with Emma Hardman, wife of Georgia’s 65th Governor, Lamartine Hardman. Guests will enjoy a three course repast catered by Nadine’s featuring savory sandwiches, quiche, scones and exquisite sweets. Following tea, Governor and Mrs. Hardman will invite you to tour their home. $40. 706-878-1077.
Tea with Emma Hardman
Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 4 PM to 6 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
The Friends of Hardman Farm invite you to experience a 1930’s afternoon tea with Emma Hardman, wife of Georgia’s 65th Governor, Lamartine Hardman. Guests will enjoy a three course repast catered by Nadine’s featuring savory sandwiches, quiche, scones and exquisite sweets. Following tea, Governor and Mrs. Hardman will invite you to tour their home. $40. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Hardman Farm to Table Dinner
Saturday, Jul 25, 2020 5 PM to 8:30 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Bernie’s Nacoochee Guest House in Sautee will serve dinner on the lawn at the mansion. The affair begins at 5PM with wine and hors d'oeuvres while guest browse and enjoy fiddle music. All ingredients are Georgia Grown, mostly here in White County. The wine you will be served comes from the Habersham vineyards you pass entering the Farm! $75. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Friends of Hardman Farm: Volunteer Recruitment Day
Saturday, Aug 8, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
We are gearing up for a special year, our 150th anniversary! Join us for a volunteer open house and hear about all the great opportunities and benefits of becoming a volunteer at Hardman Farm. Morning biscuits will be provided, and all prospective volunteers will enjoy a tour of the farm. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, August 15, 2020

Farm Animal Fun Days 2020
Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Emory Jones Book Signing
Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Emory Jones, author of "Distant Voices: The Story of the Nacoochee Valley Indian Mound," will read excerpts from his new book "The Valley Where They Danced." This post-WWI historical novel features scenes from Hardman Farm. Hear excerpts prior to the tour and then bring back questions for Mr. Jones afterward. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children (5 and under): Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Helen Business Appreciation Day
Tuesday, Aug 18, 2020 11 AM to 2 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This event is exclusively for local Helen businesses. Hardman Farm invites local business owners and staff for a hot dog lunch and tour of Hardman Farm. Throughout the year we work together to provide guests to our region with memorable experiences. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting
3rd Wednesday of Month 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM from Aug 19, 2020 until Nov 18, 2020 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month, at 9:30 a.m. the Friends and Board members of Hardman Farm get together to discuss what has happened over the past month and plan for the future. Join us and discover where your interests and talents can be put to great use helping to “bring the Farm back to life.” 706-878-1077.

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Farm Animal Fun Days 2020
Saturday, Sep 12, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting
3rd Wednesday of Month 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM from Sep 16, 2020 until Nov 18, 2020 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month, at 9:30 a.m. the Friends and Board members of Hardman Farm get together to discuss what has happened over the past month and plan for the future. Join us and discover where your interests and talents can be put to great use helping to “bring the Farm back to life.” 706-878-1077.

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 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.

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Hollywood at Hardman
Saturday, Oct 17, 2020 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
This is a special event celebrating our 150th Anniversary at Hardman Farm! View props from the 1950’s movie I’d Climb the Highest Mountain that was filmed right here in the Sautee-Nacoochee Valley and meet residents who participated in the filming project. Popcorn and refreshments will be available for purchase. 706-878-1077.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting
3rd Wednesday of Month 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM from Oct 21, 2020 until Nov 18, 2020 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month, at 9:30 a.m. the Friends and Board members of Hardman Farm get together to discuss what has happened over the past month and plan for the future. Join us and discover where your interests and talents can be put to great use helping to “bring the Farm back to life.” 706-878-1077.

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Mountain Farm Celebration
Saturday, Oct 24, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy the feel of an old-fashioned country fair set in the beautiful Nacoochee Valley, surrounded by the colors of the season. $6. 706-878-1077.
Farm Animal Fun Days 2020
Saturday, Oct 24, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Emory Jones Book Signing
Saturday, Oct 24, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Emory Jones, author of "Distant Voices: The Story of the Nacoochee Valley Indian Mound," will read excerpts from his new book "The Valley Where They Danced." This post-WWI historical novel features scenes from Hardman Farm. Hear excerpts prior to the tour and then bring back questions for Mr. Jones afterward. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children (5 and under): Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
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Saturday, November 7, 2020

Farm Animal Fun Days 2020
Saturday, Nov 7, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Over the years, Hardman Farm has been home to several species of livestock. Come visit and learn about livestock that was kept here on the Farm as we continue our journey of "bringing the farm back to life" and keep the American agricultural experience alive. Grounds Admission $6. Children under 6: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
Emory Jones Book Signing
Saturday, Nov 7, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Emory Jones, author of "Distant Voices: The Story of the Nacoochee Valley Indian Mound," will read excerpts from his new book "The Valley Where They Danced." This post-WWI historical novel features scenes from Hardman Farm. Hear excerpts prior to the tour and then bring back questions for Mr. Jones afterward. Adults: $12, Seniors (62+): $10, Youth (6-17): $7, Children (5 and under): Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.
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Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Veteran's Appreciation Day
Wednesday, Nov 11, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
In honor of Veteran's Day, Hardman Farm will be inviting all Veterans, military service members and their families to enjoy free admission to Hardman Farm on Wednesday, November 11th, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Our last hourly guided tour of the Mansion will begin at 3:00 p.m. Hardman Farm Staff would like to thank you for your service! 706-878-1077.
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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting
3rd Wednesday of Month 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM from Nov 18, 2020 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Friends of Hardman Farm Monthly Meeting: Third Wednesday of each month, at 9:30 a.m. the Friends and Board members of Hardman Farm get together to discuss what has happened over the past month and plan for the future. Join us and discover where your interests and talents can be put to great use helping to “bring the Farm back to life.” 706-878-1077.

Friday, December 4, 2020

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Fridays 4 PM - 7 PM – Dec 4, 2020 until Dec 19, 2020 
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: $15, Seniors (62+): $12, Youth (6-17): $10, Children 5 and under: Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $40. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, December 5, 2020

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Fridays 4 PM - 7 PM – Dec 5, 2020 until Dec 19, 2020 
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: $15, Seniors (62+): $12, Youth (6-17): $10, Children 5 and under: Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $40. 706-878-1077.

Friday, December 11, 2020

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Fridays 4 PM - 7 PM – Dec 11, 2020 until Dec 19, 2020 
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: $15, Seniors (62+): $12, Youth (6-17): $10, Children 5 and under: Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $40. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Fridays 4 PM - 7 PM – Dec 12, 2020 until Dec 19, 2020 
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: $15, Seniors (62+): $12, Youth (6-17): $10, Children 5 and under: Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $40. 706-878-1077.

Friday, December 18, 2020

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Fridays 4 PM - 7 PM – Dec 18, 2020 until Dec 19, 2020 
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: $15, Seniors (62+): $12, Youth (6-17): $10, Children 5 and under: Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $40. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, December 19, 2020

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Fridays 4 PM - 7 PM – Dec 19, 2020 
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: $15, Seniors (62+): $12, Youth (6-17): $10, Children 5 and under: Free, Family Rate (2 adults+children): $40. 706-878-1077.