Jarrell Plantation Historic Site


Saturday, October 20, 2018

Harvest Sweets
Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 1 PM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Fall is here, so it's time for some tasty harvest treats. Learn old-fashioned recipes for farm favorite sweets and decorate tea cake cookies. Space is limited. Call park office to register in advance. Park admission is included. $7-$10. 478-986-5172.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Green Tomato Festival Special Opening
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 9 AM to 5 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Be sure to visit Jarrell Plantation while you are in Juliette for the Green Tomato Festival. In conjunction with the festival, the plantation will be open all weekend for festival goers to tour the farm. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Green Tomato Festival Special Opening
Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 9 AM to 5 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Be sure to visit Jarrell Plantation while you are in Juliette for the Green Tomato Festival. In conjunction with the festival, the plantation will be open all weekend for festival goers to tour the farm. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Syrup Makin' Time on the Plantation
Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
See how the Jarrell family made their very own cane syrup in one of the original kettles. Sip on sugar cane juice and enjoy demonstrations around the farm. Freshly made, hot syrup will be available to take home and enjoy at the end of the day. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Battle of Griswoldville Commemoration (Off-Site Program)
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 10 AM to 1 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Learn about the hastily planned attempt by Georgia Militia to halt Union General Sherman's March to the Sea in November 1864. See soldier life portrayals and encampments, take a tour of the battlefield, and stay for a memorial service at noon. This event will take place at Griswoldville Battlefield, 30 miles east of Jarrell Plantation. 478-986-5172.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, November 23, 2018

#OptOutside History Hike
Friday, Nov 23, 2018 9:30 AM to 11 AM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Instead of dashing to the mall, take a nice walk around the park. Join a park ranger and learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the plantation afloat up until its donation in 1974. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
Guided House Tours and Steam Engine Demonstration
Friday, Nov 23, 2018 2 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Enjoy a guided house tour of the original plantation house, see the antique steam engine running and blow the whistle atop the Mill Complex. $4 - $6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Guided House Tours
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 2 AM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Enjoy a guided house tour of the original plantation house. $4 - $6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Guided House Tours and Steam Engine Demonstration
Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 2 PM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Enjoy a guided house tour of the original plantation house, see the antique steam engine running and blow the whistle atop the Mill Complex. $4 - $6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Candlelight Christmas
Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 6 PM to 8 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Join us for Jarrell Plantation’s old-fashioned Christmas celebration and enjoy a candle lit stroll and house tours to see our natural decor. The evening continues with carols around the campfire, Christmas cookies, warm cider, and Santa reading “The Night Before Christmas.” $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Lend a helping hand by assisting staff members with various projects such as housekeeping, gardening, decorating, and by participating in special events. In exchange for their hard work, volunteers will receive free admission for the day. 478-986-5172.