Music/Arts/Crafts Events

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


Thursday, January 20, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Friday, January 21, 2022

Pinecone Bird Feeder Making
Friday, Jan 21, 2022 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
A great craft for the whole family, come make a pinecone bird feeder and pick up a birding bingo card. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, January 22, 2022

Pinecone Animals
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Want a playmate for these cold winter days cooped up inside? Come create your very own pinecone companion with the assistance of the resident ranger! Meet by Boathouse. Cancelled in the event of rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Wilderness Survival (shelter building, fire building, knot tying)
Saturday, Jan 22, 2022 12 PM to 2 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Work by yourself or as a family team to create your very own shelter using the forest around you (surrounding sticks, branches, vines). Then, learn helpful skills about fire building and tying knots. All supplies provided. Geared toward ages 6 years and older. Pre-registration and social distancing required. $10 plus $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Winter Birds
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Come learn about how birds live in the winter and why some migrate. Then after, make a bird feeder you can hang in your yard for the neighborhood birds to enjoy! Please call the Visitor Center to preregister! $3 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Wildcrafts
Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Before you hike, stop by the Falls View trailhead to create your own work of art and enlighten your trail experience! $5 parking. 478-993-3053.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Friday, January 28, 2022

Build a Birdhouse
Friday, Jan 28, 2022 5 PM to 6 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring your own tools, bottled water, insect repellent, and sunblock; all other materials are supplied. Working outside on separate tables unless it rains. Limit: 8 people, minimum 4. Preregister at Visitor Center. $5 - $10 $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event 

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Pinecone Animals
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Want a playmate for these cold winter days cooped up inside? Come create your very own pinecone companion with the assistance of the resident ranger! Meet by Boathouse. Cancelled in the event of rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Make Your Own Bat House
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join Habitat For Bats to learn about these nocturnal creatures and their habitats! During the workshop, discover how bats live, what they eat, and why they are essential to the environment by constructing a bat house of your very own! After the event, take your box home and see what kind of bats live in your backyard. $20 per bat house $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Make Your Own Bat House
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 1 PM to 3 PM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join Habitat For Bats to learn about these nocturnal creatures and their habitats! During the workshop, discover how bats live, what they eat, and why they are essential to the environment by constructing a bat house of your very own! After the event, take your box home and see what kind of bats live in your backyard. $20 per bat house $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Going Batty
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Come learn some curious facts about bats, Georgia's one and only flying mammal, then build a bat house to take home. Limited to 10 people, minimum of 4. Register at the Visitor Center. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Winter Wonderland
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Create your own winter wonderland with snow, penguins, snowmen, and trees. Limited to 10 people, minimum of 4; pre-register at the Visitors Center. $5 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Leaf Pendant
Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Nature offers us so much that we can treasure, and one artistic way to appreciate the fallen leaves is to craft them into jewelry. Necklaces can make for a great way to have something special and handmade. Using a bit of nature, come make a necklace with us! Please call the park office to sign up for this program. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, January 30, 2022

Rainstick Craft
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
You don’t have to have a gloomy day to hear the rain. With a bit of creativity, you can hear the pitter-patter all the time. Saves you from getting wet, too! Please call the park office to sign up for this program. Meet at Picnic Shelter 1. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.
Pinecone Bird Feeder Making
Sunday, Jan 30, 2022 10 AM to 12 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
A great craft for the whole family, come make a pinecone bird feeder and pick up a birding bingo card! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Homeschool In The Park
Thursday, Feb 3, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Geared towards families who homeschool. Enjoy some fun nature-themed arts and crafts while using fun and new art media. Make you very own oil pasted tree cookie pendant and an awesome winter winter scene using a special salt technique! Short hike included. Must pre-register & pre-pay. Space is limited. $8 per student $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 5, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Arbor Day month with your very own painted tree pendant or ornament! Event held by Boathouse near campground. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Make A Walking Stick with A Scout
Saturday, Feb 5, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate National Scouting Day and make a bamboo walking stick with paracord grip. Pre-registration required. Meet at Group Shelter below the dam. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, February 6, 2022

Super Museum Sunday at Wormsloe State Historic Site
Sunday, Feb 6, 2022 9 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come to visit where Super Museum Sunday started. We will be hosting our Colonial Faire and Muster in partnership with the Georgia Historical Society. Free both Saturday and Sunday with Colonial reenactment, market, and black powder demonstrations. We hope to see you at the Faire. Free Admission. 912-353-3023.

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, February 12, 2022

Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Arbor Day month with your very own painted tree pendant or ornament! Event held by Boathouse near campground. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Create Your Own Valentine
Saturday, Feb 12, 2022 3 PM to 6 PM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Free your creative spirit. It's the thought that counts and your personal touch enriches the thought. Three opportunities: 3pm, 4pm, and 5pm. Limited to 10 people for each time period. Register at the Visitor Center by noon, February 12. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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Sunday, February 13, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Feb 13, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Monday, February 14, 2022

Vinegar Valentine Making
Monday, Feb 14, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Starting in the 1840s vinegar valentines are a type of card usually decorated with a rude poem, and was meant to be insulting. On this day we'll be making our own (in good spirits of course), and talking about their historic relevance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Wonderful Weaving
Tuesday, Feb 15, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Ever wonder how fabrics were made? Come learn about the New Manchester Mill, and try your hand at weaving! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 1 PM to 2 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Graffiti Etching
Thursday, Feb 17, 2022 3 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Did you know that there's graffiti in the mill that dates back to the 1860s? Come explore the mill, learn the history and make an etching of the graffiti! $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Arbor Day month with your very own painted tree pendant or ornament! Event held by Boathouse near campground. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Build a Birdhouse
Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
Laura S. Walker State Park - Waycross, GA
Bring your own tools, bottled water, insect repellent, and sunblock; all other materials are supplied. Working outside on separate tables unless it rains. Limit: 8 people, minimum 4. Preregister at Visitor Center. $5 - $10 $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
Accessible Event 

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Knot Tying Workshop
Sunday, Feb 20, 2022 1 PM to 4 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Learn how to tie various knots and their uses! This will be a drop in style program stay for as long as you'd like and leave when you're ready. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Thursday, February 24, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Feb 24, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, February 26, 2022

Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 26, 2022 10 AM to 11 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate Arbor Day month with your very own painted tree pendant or ornament! Event held by Boathouse near campground. Event will be cancelled if rain. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Sunday, February 27, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Sunday, Feb 27, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

Natural Egg Dying Program
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Learn how to dye your Easter eggs the old fashioned way with natural materials such as onions, beets, and turmeric. Eggs will be provided for participants. Egg Dying is free. Standard admission rates apply for grounds and house tours. 706-878-1077.
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Springtime at the Cabin
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Explore both chores and games of the 1860s. Learn an important skill -Sewing on buttons! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 16, 2022 11 AM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Let your Jr Rangers explore the park at our Easter Egg Hunt! $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Bee-yond the Honeycomb
Saturday, Apr 23, 2022 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Do your part in saving the bees by creating your very own bee habitat – a safe place for bees to hang out and refresh. Join us Saturday at 2pm as we uncover the secrets of this incredible animal. Space is limited; call office to register. $3 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
158th Anniversary, Battle of Pickett's Mill
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Observe Federal and Confederate infantry drills displayed around separate field encampments. Experience periodic cannon firings taking place throughout the day. Explore civilian lifeways at our 1850's cabin. Enjoy the feature demonstration of a tactical skirmish held in the "Ravine" between both Federal and Confederate Troops. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Junior Ranger Day Camp
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2022 to Friday, Jun 10, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Drop your Junior Rangers ages 8 to 11 off for a few days of outdoor fun. $35 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 14, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 15, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 16, 2022 until Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Friday, June 17, 2022

Jr Ranger Camp--Turning Over a New Leaf
9 AM - 2 PM from Jun 17, 2022 
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Join Smithgall Woods State Park and Hardman Farm State Historic Site for this 4 day Jr. Ranger Day Camp "Turning Over a New Leaf" for rising 2nd through rising 5th graders. $100 plus $5 parking. 706-878-1077.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, June 18, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Jun 18, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
Woodworking and Chair Caning Demonstrations
Saturday, Jun 18, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Trees provide a valuable resource - WOOD! Learn how to work wood the old fashion way from logs to finished products. A wide range of woodcrafts will be demonstrated including chair caning. Don't miss this exciting opportunity! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Adventure Day Camp
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Drop your Jr Rangers off for a few days of outdoor fun! June 22nd- 24th. Ages 12-15 welcome 35 plus $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Farm to Table Dinner
Saturday, Jun 25, 2022 5 PM to 8 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy an evening in The Valley featuring live music, period dressed characters teaching about the history of the Farm, and a locally grown dinner and drinks. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
July 4th Weekend Celebration
Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Period music, games, cannon firings, and even a watermelon spitting contest will take place on this day of our country's independence! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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Thursday, July 7, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Jul 7, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Anna Ruby Tuesday Day Camp
Tuesday, Jul 12, 2022 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 olds will play period games, play dress up with Victorian attire and have an English tea. Advanced registration required. $30. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Jul 16, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Thursday, July 21, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Jul 21, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, July 23, 2022

Harvest Festival
Saturday, Jul 23, 2022 10 AM to 3 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. Harvest your own corn and enjoy music, antique tractor displays, old fashioned games, pet farm animals and more. $6. Children 5 and under: Free. Plus tax. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, July 30, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Jul 30, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, August 6, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 11 AM to 12 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Aug 11, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Perseid Shooting Star Party 2022
Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 to Sunday, Aug 14, 2022 9 PM to 1 AM
Hard Labor Creek State Park - Rutledge, GA
Join us to view the best meteor shower of the year! From 9PM-1AM, come to the beach to enjoy astronomer talks, acoustic music, and meteor viewing. Limited number of telescopes will be available to view the night sky at no charge, or bring your own. Social distancing required. Click on the link below for directions to the beach. $5 per person (cash only). Kids 5 and under free. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Aug 20, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Aug 25, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Harvest Moon Dinner
Saturday, Sep 24, 2022 5 PM to 8 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Hardman Farm’s fall premiere event, the Harvest Moon Dinner, will bring the farm to life with live music, delicious food and beer and a celebration of our Valley’s history. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, October 1, 2022

A.H. Stephens' Cruise-In and Sock Hop
Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 9 AM to 3 PM
A.H. Stephens State Park - Crawfordville, GA
Enjoy the sights of classic cars and the sounds of the '60s and '70s. Once you take a look around the car show, come down and enjoy the sock hop that will be happening inside our group shelter. Food and drinks will available for purchase. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
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Saturday, October 8, 2022

52nd Annual Kolomoki Festival
Saturday, Oct 8, 2022 10 AM to 4 PM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join us for a full day of entertainment, antique tractor parade, pontoon boat rides and more. Local craft and food vendors will be available and primitive demonstrations are always a hit with all age groups. Mark your calendars to join us for the parks largest annual celebration. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Autumn at the Cabin
Saturday, Oct 15, 2022 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Ah! The Fall arrives with changing leaves and October harvest. Come enjoy life in a less complex lifestyle with excitement filling the air. We will be demonstrating period tasks, games, and preparation for the coming of Winter. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Saturday, October 22, 2022

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

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.

Saturday, December 3, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Dec 3, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.

Saturday, December 17, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Saturday, Dec 17, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.
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.

Thursday, December 22, 2022

Make Your Own Blow Gun Darts
Thursday, Dec 22, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site - Cartersville, GA
Blow Guns were often the first weapon given to Native American children to learn how to hunt. Learn how to make your own blow gun darts, blow gun included in this fun program. Pre-registration is required. Please call the Historic Site to register. Program Fee of $5.00 and Limit of 10 people per session. $2-$4 Admission $5 Programming Fee. 770-387-3747.