Jarrell Plantation Historic Site


Saturday, July 28, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Jul 28, 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.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Second Saturday Guided Tour and Steam Engine Demonstration
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Enjoy a guided tour of the plantation from 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. and learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Following the guided tour, join us for an antique steam engine demonstration from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m and blow the whistle atop the Mill Complex. $4 - $6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Aug 25, 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.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Labor Day Folklife Celebration
Saturday, Sep 1, 2018 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
How better to celebrate Labor Day than learning about old time labor? Experience the daily chores required to run a farm and reward your labors with music and games. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Second Saturday Guided Tour and Steam Engine Demonstration
Saturday, Sep 8, 2018 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Enjoy a guided tour of the plantation from 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. and learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Following the guided tour, join us for an antique steam engine demonstration from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m and blow the whistle atop the Mill Complex. $4 - $6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Sep 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.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Second Saturday Guided Tour and Steam Engine Demonstration
Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Enjoy a guided tour of the plantation from 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. and learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Following the guided tour, join us for an antique steam engine demonstration from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m and blow the whistle atop the Mill Complex. $4 - $6.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Spooky Sweets
Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Halloween is just around the corner, so it is time for some tasty treats. Children ages 5-10 will make and decorate some of their favorite sweets as well as participate in arts and crafts. Space is limited. Call park office to register in advance. $10. 478-986-5172.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 9 AM to 5 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.
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.

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 10, 2018

Second Saturday Guided Tour and Steam Engine Demonstration
Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Enjoy a guided tour of the plantation from 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. and learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Following the guided tour, join us for an antique steam engine demonstration from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m and blow the whistle atop the Mill Complex. $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.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Volunteer Work Day
Saturday, Nov 24, 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.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Living Wreaths
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 10 AM to 12 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Christmas is coming, so it is time to get the house decorated for a visit from Kris Kringle. In this hands-on workshop, assemble your very own live wreath using greenery that will last through the holiday season. Pre-registration required by Saturday, November 24. Program fee includes materials and site admission for the day. $10. 478-986-5172.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Second Saturday Guided Tour and Steam Engine Demonstration
Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 9:30 AM to 4 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Enjoy a guided tour of the plantation from 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. and learn about the Jarrell family, the agricultural operation, and how the switch to industry kept the farm afloat until its donation in 1974. Following the guided tour, join us for an antique steam engine demonstration from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m 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
Take a leisurely stroll by candlelight and enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas. See the 1895 home gently dressed in natural greenery and homemade decor and enjoy warm cider and cookies alongside a campfire. $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.