Holiday Events

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Saturday, May 28, 2022

Movie Night on Lake Liberty
Saturday, May 28, 2022 8 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Take some time and relax with the family by enjoying an outdoor movie together. Bring some spare change for popcorn, Sno-cones, and drinks. We meet at Lake Liberty located in front of the park office. $2 - $5 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Cool Pool Summer Splash Celebration
Saturday, May 28, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Join the park rangers for lively music, fabulous pool games, and pool-side activities for the whole family. Local DJ playing summer favorites from 1-3 PM. Pool opens 11 AM. Liberty Bell Pool Hwy 354. Refreshments require an additional cost. No fee for the activities just regular pool admission. $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 28, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for a Memorial Day commemoration. Help us pay tribute to our fellow patriots who died while serving in the US military. Living history interpretations will take place throughout the day including musket and cannon firings. Tour the fort, museum, and grounds of Fort McAllister along the banks of the Ogeechee River. $9. 912-727-2339.
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Memorial Day Commemoration
Saturday, May 28, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
This coastal fort will present hourly Revolutionary War soldier talks and musket and cannon demonstrations. Visitors may explore the site's beautiful vista from the earthen fort, over the Medway River and out through St. Catherine's Sound. $3-$4.50 912-884-5999.
Memorial Day Celebration
Saturday, May 28, 2022 10:30 AM to 3 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join the park in Memorial Day celebrations. The park will be full of fun events, including face painting, a photo scavenger hunt, rubber duck races, and beach ball races. All-ages events. It will be held at the beach so bring sunscreen, bug spray, and closed toed shoes. Prices vary per event. Please click the event title for more information. $2-$5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Sunday, May 29, 2022

Memorial Day Celebration
Sunday, May 29, 2022 10:30 AM to 3 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join the park in Memorial Day celebrations. The park will be full of fun events, including face painting, a photo scavenger hunt, rubber duck races, and beach ball races. All-ages events. It will be held at the beach so bring sunscreen, bug spray, and closed toed shoes. Prices vary per event. Please click the event title for more information. $2-$5 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Monday, May 30, 2022

Memorial Day Commemoration
Monday, May 30, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
Join the rangers of Fort King George for a day of craft demonstrations and soldiers' life activities in commemoration of Memorial Day. 912-437-4770.
Lawn Games
Monday, May 30, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Kick off the summer with a day in the park. We will have lawn games including corn hole, horseshoes, and ring toss at the Interpretive Center. Special activities with prizes for the winners will also be held throughout the day including three-legged races at 11 AM and 3 PM, an egg race at 1 PM, and a water balloon toss at 2 PM. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Sunday, June 12, 2022

Papa Bear Card Craft
Sunday, Jun 12, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Father’s Day is here so come show your appreciation! Whether it be for your father or a fatherly figure, come make a card for them with the supplies available in the Interpretive Center. This will be self-guided, but materials will be supplied by the park. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
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Saturday, June 18, 2022

Movie Night on Lake Liberty
Saturday, Jun 18, 2022 8 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Take some time and relax with the family by enjoying an outdoor movie together. Bring some spare change for popcorn, Sno-cones, and drinks. We meet at Lake Liberty located in front of the park office. $2 - $5 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, July 2, 2022

Old Fashioned Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 10 AM to 1 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Events will begin with our 10:00 a.m. bicycle and golf cart parade around our RV campground. Old-time games will start in the field behind the office, at 11 a.m. include musical chairs, water relay, water balloon toss, and more. ( Family vs Family competition.) We may need to limit the number of participants. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Patriotic movie night on the lawn
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 8 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out and enjoy a patriotic movie on the lawn of Lake Liberty. We will have popcorn and other concessions available for purchase. $2 - $5 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate Independence Day like it's 1864! Join us for an old-fashioned celebration with living history demonstrations including musket firings. $9. 912-727-2339.
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Ol' Time Fourth
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Celebrate Fourth of July weekend at Jarrell Plantation with live patriotic and bluegrass music, old time carnival games, relays, and races. See the farm come to life with farm skill demos and stay for a slice of watermelon and a reading of the Declaration of Independence. $4-$6.50 478-986-5172.

Monday, July 4, 2022

Independence Day Celebration
Monday, Jul 4, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Celebrate Independence Day like it's 1864! Join us for an old-fashioned celebration with living history demonstrations including musket firings. $9. 912-727-2339.
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Independence Day at Colonial Sunbury
Monday, Jul 4, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Celebrate Independence Day with a bang! Visitors will experience musket, and cannon firing demonstrations each hour. Also fun for the younger ones, or the simply the young at heart, enjoy yourself playing hands-on some of the old fashioned toys and games that were common place. Sack races, jump rope, bean bags, and more will be available. $5-$6. 912-884-5999.
July 4th Bicycle Parade
Monday, Jul 4, 2022 4 PM to 5 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
We will have a Ranger led bicycle Parade on July 4th! Decorate or dress up. Helmets required for those under 16. E-Bikes, Golf Carts are also welcome. The golf carts will bring up the back of the parade and should watch for bicyclists. Family Fun for all ages! Please join us. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.

Saturday, September 3, 2022

Movie Night on Lake Liberty
Saturday, Sep 3, 2022 8 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Take some time and relax with the family by enjoying an outdoor movie together. Bring some spare change for popcorn, Sno-cones, and drinks. We meet at Lake Liberty located in front of the park office. $2 - $5 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Labor Day Commemoration
Saturday, Sep 3, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort Morris Historic Site - Midway, GA
Blacksmithing, woodworking, and other early trade skills will be demonstrated; along with musket and cannon firing demonstrations on the hour. $3- $4.50 912-884-5999.

Sunday, September 4, 2022

Labor Day Festivities
Sunday, Sep 4, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
You deserve a break today! Come out to Fort McAllister for an educational and entertaining day for the whole family. Our Civil War interpreters will be firing muskets throughout the day. $9. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Haunted Village at HLC
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Come visit our Spooky Haunted Village for a family-friendly, slight-fright event. Walk through the village filled with scenes of your Halloween scary favorites, including an appearance by that hockey mask wearing man from the movies. Social distancing will be required. $10. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Haunted Village at HLC
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Come visit our Spooky Haunted Village for a family-friendly, slight-fright event. Walk through the village filled with scenes of your Halloween scary favorites, including an appearance by that hockey mask wearing man from the movies. Social distancing will be required. $10. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Mountain Farm Celebration
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Hardman Farm comes to life with hands-on pioneer skills exhibits, traditional craft vendors, local authors and historians, apple cider from a hand-cranked press and much more. $6. 706-878-1077.

Friday, October 28, 2022

Annual Hayride Event
6 PM - 10 PM from Oct 28, 2022 until Oct 29, 2022 
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Join us for our annual hayride event! We'll have a hayride through the park, decoration contest in the campground, fall movie, costume contest, games, and great food. Last tickets for the hayride sold at 9:00 PM. 5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, October 29, 2022

A Haunted Evening at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Oct 29, 2022 6:30 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come & join the park staff and Friends of A.H. Stephens for a fun evening of ghoulish events. Activities include a haunted hayride, treats, movie on the lawn, games and a campsite decorating contest for both RV and Equestrian Campers. Judging for the campsite contests will be judged by you the public. Meet at the group shelter behind the office. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Annual Hayride Event
6 PM - 10 PM from Oct 29, 2022 
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Join us for our annual hayride event! We'll have a hayride through the park, decoration contest in the campground, fall movie, costume contest, games, and great food. Last tickets for the hayride sold at 9:00 PM. 5 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Monday, October 31, 2022

Trunk or Treat
Monday, Oct 31, 2022 5 PM to 7 PM
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls, GA
Come out and decorate your vehicle for Halloween and hand out candy to Boys and Gohuls as they walk from car to car. There will be hayrides and other activities going on. prizes will be awarded to best customs and best vehicle decoration. free plus $5 parking. 706-754-7981.

Friday, November 25, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Friday, Nov 25, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Wormsloe Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt
Friday, Nov 25, 2022 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come out on Black Friday for our Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt! At your own pace, come tackle the 3-mile Battery Trail. Check in at the Visitor Center for a trail map and clues to what you’ll be looking for along the way. Return to the museum after completing the hike for a prize (while supplies last). $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, November 26, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Santa Net Amateur Radio Program
Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 7:45 PM to 9:30 PM
Watson Mill Bridge State Park - Comer, GA
Join us for a fun evening learning about amateur radio communications. We might even be able to experience talking to Santa Claus over the radio waves! $5 parking. 706-783-5349.
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Sunday, November 27, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sunday, Nov 27, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Friday, December 2, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Friday, Dec 2, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Annual Christmas Tour
Friday, Dec 2, 2022 6 PM to 9 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Visitors will walk along the illuminated path under centuries old oaks and will be treated to a guided tour of the antebellum home. Living history enactors, musket and cannon firings, Santa Claus, carols, hot wassail and cookies will highlight the event. $5 - $10. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, December 3, 2022

Snowflake archery at the historic site
Saturday, Dec 3, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Do you love snowflakes and archery? If so, come out try your hand at this beginners archery lesson, and put your new found skills to the test. You will try to hit different sized snowflakes at different distances. This is for ages 10 & up. You must call the park office to pre-register in advance. The program will be held at our historic site. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Dec 3, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Annual Christmas Tour
Saturday, Dec 3, 2022 6 PM to 9 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Visitors will walk along the illuminated path under centuries old oaks and will be treated to a guided tour of the antebellum home. Living history enactors, musket and cannon firings, Santa Claus, carols, hot wassail and cookies will highlight the event. $5 - $10. 912-264-7333.

Sunday, December 4, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sunday, Dec 4, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Friday, December 9, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Friday, Dec 9, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, December 10, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Holiday Jamboree on the Mountain
Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 3 PM to 5 PM
Black Rock Mountain State Park - Mountain City, GA
Enjoy the holidays on top of Black Rock Mountain State Park with live music, holiday nature crafts, a visit from Santa, and hayrides. Activities will take place in the campground and Mellinger Center. $5 parking. 706-746-2141.
Caroling in the Park
Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Join us for an afternoon full of Christmas cheer! Pictures with Santa, Christmas crafts, hot chocolate, and a hayride around the park! Last hayride tickets sold at 3:00 PM. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Santa Net Amateur Radio Program
Saturday, Dec 10, 2022 7:45 PM to 9:30 PM
Watson Mill Bridge State Park - Comer, GA
Join us for a fun evening learning about amateur radio communications. We might even be able to experience talking to Santa Claus over the radio waves! $5 parking. 706-783-5349.
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Sunday, December 11, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sunday, Dec 11, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Santa & Friends Magical Campground
Sunday, Dec 11, 2022 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Enjoy a drive through our beautifully lit winter wonderland campground. Drop off letters to Santa and wave to him and his friends during this holiday season treat the whole family will enjoy. This also might be one of the few times you'll see "snow" in SW Georgia. Sponsored by the Friends of Kolomoki. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Friday, December 16, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Friday, Dec 16, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, December 17, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Dec 17, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Holidays on the Home Front
Saturday, Dec 17, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for some 1860s holiday spirit and more. There will be crafts, games, and decorating activities for all to enjoy. Of course, Santa will be here too! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, December 18, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sunday, Dec 18, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Friday, December 23, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Friday, Dec 23, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, December 24, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Saturday, Dec 24, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Sunday, December 25, 2022

Christmas Lights at A.H. Stephens
Sunday, Dec 25, 2022 6 PM to 10 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Come out to see Christmas light displays every Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting November 25, 2022 and ending December 25, 2022. Tour our 10 acre event field and see displays have been setup up by a host of site partners, volunteers and area businesses. There will also be refreshments, a movie, and weather permitting a campfire. $0 plus $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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