Kolomoki Mounds State Park


Saturday, January 18, 2020

Handmade Gourds
Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Work with your hands and primitive tools to take home your own gourd bowl. Meet at Group Shelter 2 for this unique craft. Limited to 15 participants. $15 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Brain Tanned Buckskin- Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join Ben Kirkland as we discuss the uses of a buckskin and get hands on experience as we go step by step to tan the hide as they did years ago. Meet at the Visitor Center. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, March 14, 2020

CCC Exploration
Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at Camp Hicita Group Camp as we discuss the role of the CCC at Kolomoki Mounds. They were here long after the Native Americans inhabited this land and brought a different story to the site. $2 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Spring Clean Up
Saturday, Mar 21, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at the visitor center as we spruce up the park in time for our spring visitors. Help clear a trail, knock off the cob webs on the boats, or help add fresh flowers to our flower beds. Other volunteer options will be available. Please wear closed toe shoes, bring gloves and bottle water. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Easter Egg Hunt and Touch-a-Truck
Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 11 AM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us in the day use area for an afternoon filled with fun. Sit in the seat of some emergency vehicles, ride a pontoon boat and have your face painted. There are over 4,000 eggs hidden and every age is welcome to participate. The Easter bunny will make a special appearance and the egg hunt starts at 1 pm. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Astrology 101- Earth Day Program
Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us at the Temple Mound as we observe the stars through the telescopes. What did astrology mean to the Native Americans everyday life? What do the stars and galaxies mean to us today? $2 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, May 9, 2020

Archeology Day
Saturday, May 9, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us at the Visitor Center as we get our hands dirty and our minds filled with knowledge. Explore the onsite dig boxes, visit the museum, and talk with an archeologist. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Monday, May 25, 2020

Memorial Day Beach Bash
Monday, May 25, 2020 4 PM to 8 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Kick off the summer with us at the park. Slide down the slip-n-slide, test your luck in the corn hole challenge or enjoy a burger by the lake. Fun for the whole family at the day use area. $5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

Trillium Trail Hike: National Trails Day
Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at Lake Yohola parking lot to explore the Trillium Trail which is 1.25 mile long. We will discuss the flora and fauna found along the trail on this ranger led hike. Please wear closed toe shoes and bring bottle water. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Monday, June 15, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 15, 2020 until Jun 18, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 16, 2020 until Jun 18, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 17, 2020 until Jun 18, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 1
9 AM - 3 PM from Jun 18, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Saturday, June 27, 2020

Get Outdoors: Trails and Paddles
Saturday, Jun 27, 2020 8 AM to 5 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Explore one of the three beautiful trails found at the park. Pick up a questionnaire at the park office for the trail of your choice. Once you've hiked and completed the questionnaire receive a discount on a canoe, kayak or paddle board rental that day. Last boat rental is 3:30 pm daily. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Monday, July 13, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 13, 2020 until Jul 16, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 14, 2020 until Jul 16, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 15, 2020 until Jul 16, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
DIRT Event 

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Jr. Ranger Camp- Week 2
9 AM - 3 PM from Jul 16, 2020 
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Grab your friends and join the park ranger for crafts, exploring, conservation, paddling, and much more. Children ages 7-12 yr old are welcome to join in the fun. Call the park office for more information and registration. $75 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
DIRT Event 

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Your State Parks Day: Fall Cleaning
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Help us prepare the park for a busy fall season. Work in the flower bed, add new mulch to the playground or help us deep clean the group shelters. There is something for all ages plus you will receive a free ParkPass for the day. Please bring gloves, bottle water and wear closed toe shoes. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

50th Annual Kolomoki Festival
Saturday, Oct 10, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us for our largest event of the year. Watch Native American demonstrators, visit the craft booths, try the local food vendor trucks, take a ride on the pontoon boat or watch local performances. Help us celebrate 50 years! $5 parking. 229-724-2150.
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Saturday, October 31, 2020

Campground Trick-or-Treat
Saturday, Oct 31, 2020 5 PM to 8:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Meet at the visitor center and load up on the hay ride to the campground. Play games while you wait or eat from the concession stand. Face painting, train rides, games and the hay ride are all included in admission. $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, November 14, 2020

Kolomoki Native American History
Saturday, Nov 14, 2020 11 AM to 3 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us at the visitor center as we learn more about the descendants from Kolomoki. The Muscogee Creek Indians left their footprint on the soil here and we want to tell you more about their culture. $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Santa & Friends Lighted Magical Cruise
Sunday, Nov 29, 2020 5 PM to 7:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join Santa, Frosty, and the Grinch as they kick off the Christmas season at the park. Take a lighted boat ride with Frosty and the Grinch then sit on Santa lap at the GP amphitheater. Enjoy the warm fire and roast marshmallows for s'mores or grab something to eat from the concession stand. A lighted hay ride will get you to where you need to be. $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 229-724-2150.