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Music/Arts/Crafts Events


Friday, February 3, 2023

School Day at Wormsloe
Friday, Feb 3, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
This is the day before our annual Colonial Faire and Muster. We will have several stations for school kids, including the museum, cannon firings, musket firings, games, Native American displays, music, and more. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Leaf Rubbing Craft
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
General Coffee State Park - Nicholls, GA
Visit our Interpretive Ranger at the Relihan Museum & Nature Center for a leaf rubbing craft/hike. For big kids and little ones to not only take away one of a kind pieces of art, but they might also learn a thing or two about trees! Admission is $3 per participant which can be paid at the main office. Start time is 11AM. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
Woodland Valentine's
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Join the park Naturalist at the park office to create your own Valentine's gifts for your human and woodland friends! $2 plus $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Pine Cone Bird Feeders
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 4 PM to 5 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Join the park naturalist in the Nature Hut to create environmentally friendly pine cone bird feeders, and learn how you can be a friend to your backyard birds. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
Colonial Faire & Muster
Saturday, Feb 4, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Learn about Colonial Georgia during the 18th Century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, Indian camp, craft demonstrations, and period music and dance. Free admission. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, February 5, 2023

Black History Month Celebration - Super Museum Sunday
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 9 AM to 5 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
To celebrate Black History Month, the Geechee Gullah Ring Shouters will perform at 2:00pm, and storyteller Margarie Washington will share traditional Gullah Geechee stories at 3:00pm. Admission is FREE all day, 9:00am - 5:00pm. 912-264-7333.
Window Birding with Craft
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 10 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This window birding program is best suited for our younger birders ages 5-12 but its fun for all ages. We'll be looking at birds that visit the feeder and making pine cone bird feeders. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Window Birding with Craft
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 2 PM to 3 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This window birding program is best suited for our younger birders ages 5-12 but its fun for all ages. We'll be looking at birds that visit the feeder and making pine cone bird feeders. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Super Museum Sunday at Wormsloe State Historic Site
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 10 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.
Colonial Faire and Muster
Sunday, Feb 5, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, Sutler's Row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Friday - $2 - $10. Saturday and Sunday - Free. 912-353-3023.

Friday, February 10, 2023

Fly in the sky with the birds way up high!
Friday, Feb 10, 2023 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Jack Hill State Park - Reidsville, GA
Come join Jack Hill State Park in creating bird crafts and learning how to be a bird! We will meet at Picnic shelter 4, and we hope to see you there. $1 per person $5 parking. 912-557-7744.
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Window Birding with Craft
Friday, Feb 10, 2023 4 PM to 5 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This window birding program is best suited for our younger birders ages 5-12 but its fun for all ages. We'll be looking at birds that visit the feeder and making pine cone bird feeders. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Saturday, February 11, 2023

Celebrating Scouts Day Make A Walking Stick
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 10:30 AM to 12 PM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Celebrate National Scouting Day and make a bamboo walking stick with paracord grip. Pre-registration required to ensure enough materials. Meet at Group Shelter below the dam. $12 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Scouts BSA at Fort Yargo
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 3 PM to 6 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Its National Scouts BSA week and we are celebrating by offering a Merit Badge class on Ecology and Conservation. Join us at the Interpretive Center as we will be learning and going over requirements for the Forestry and Plant Science merit badges. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
Fire-Making 101
Saturday, Feb 11, 2023 4 PM to 5 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Meet at the Amphitheater to learn how to build a campfire, using a variety of different methods, and how you can prevent wildfires by practicing proper fire safety. Try your hand at creating your fire after learning the basics. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.

Tuesday, February 14, 2023

Homes for their Hearts
Tuesday, Feb 14, 2023 3 PM to 4 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Join us at the Interpretive Center as we build Birdhouses to better help the environment by providing shelters for our backyard birds on Valentines Day. $7 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Friday, February 17, 2023

Owl Buddies
Friday, Feb 17, 2023 3:30 PM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Have a hoot with a ranger while we make our own owl companions! This program costs $2.00 per person $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Georgia’s Arbor Day Celebration Tree Cookie Craft
Friday, Feb 17, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Design and make tree cookie. Meet outside of Park Office. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.

Saturday, February 18, 2023

GLOW BRACELETS GLOW NECKLACES & A NIGHT HIKE
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 6 PM to 7:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Meet the park naturalist at the Day Use Area to make glow in the dark bracelets and necklaces and go on a night hike along the river trail. How do the sounds change in the night? Pre-register and pay in advance. $3 per person. 20 person limit. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Georgia’s Arbor Day Celebration Tree Cookie Craft
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain, GA
Design and make tree cookie. Meet outside of Park Office. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
Backyard Birding
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 10 AM to 11 AM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
Join the park naturalist to learn how to attract birds to your backyard. We will make a fun craft to take home and feed your birdie friends! Meet at the park office. $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
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Animal Tracks
Saturdays 10 AM – Feb 18, 2023 until Feb 25, 2023 
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Cast your own animal track to take home! Take a short hike in search of real animal tracks. Meet at the Nature Center picnic area. $3 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Bear Hibernation Craft
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 3:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join us at the campground pavilion to create a fun hibernating bear craft! $3 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Pine Cone Bird Feeders
Saturday, Feb 18, 2023 2 PM to 3 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Join the park naturalist in the Nature Hut to create environmentally friendly pine cone bird feeders, and learn how you can be a friend to your backyard birds. $2 plus $5 parking. 706-356-4362.

Monday, February 20, 2023

Nature Craft
Monday, Feb 20, 2023 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Learning about nature can be fun! Join us at the Interpretive center as we will be making crafts by using pieces of nature to make self-portraits. This is a great way to show your creativity while also learning about the environment. Then get to take home your craft to keep! Space is limited! $4 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Toddler Tuesday
Tuesday, Feb 21, 2023 11 AM to 11:30 AM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Explore the world in brand new eyes! Are your little ones curious about the natural world? Twice a month, explore STEAM focused nature programs through hands on play! This Tuesday we will be creating ‘nature journals’; feel, smell, see, and touch a variety of natural items to bring the Outdoors in. $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Friday, February 24, 2023

Owl Buddies
Friday, Feb 24, 2023 3:30 PM to 4 PM
Crooked River State Park - St. Marys, GA
Have a hoot with a ranger while we make our own owl companions! This program costs $2.00 per person $5 parking. 912-882-5256.
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Saturday, February 25, 2023

Let's Get Batty!
Saturday, Feb 25, 2023 11 AM to 12 PM
High Falls State Park - Jackson, GA
In this monthly series we will be exploring the wonderful world of bats! This month we will be taking a look at some of the threats bats face as a species. We will also create a fun craft that you can take home! $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
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Animal Tracks
Saturdays 10 AM – Feb 25, 2023 
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Cast your own animal track to take home! Take a short hike in search of real animal tracks. Meet at the Nature Center picnic area. $3 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Squirrel in a Tree Craft
Saturday, Feb 25, 2023 3:30 PM
Magnolia Springs State Park - Millen, GA
Join us at the campground picnic pavilion to create a fun Squirrel in a Tree craft. $2 plus $5 parking. 478-982-1660.

Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Painting Peonies
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2023 4 PM to 6 PM
Fort Yargo State Park - Winder, GA
Leap into Spring by painting the plants soon to grow. Join us at the Interpretive Center as we learn about Native Georgia Flowers! Release your inner-Bob Ross with this program. Crafts are fun for everyone. $6 plus $5 parking. 770-867-3489.
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Saturday, March 4, 2023

Cows Come Home Celebration
Saturday, Mar 4, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Enjoy a fun-filled day with activities centered around the dairy that once operated at Hardman Farm. $7. 706-878-1077.

Thursday, March 9, 2023

Trails & Tales: We're Going on a Bear Hunt
Thursday, Mar 9, 2023 10 AM to 11 AM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Be on the lookout for that bear! Join us at the visitor center as we read a book, make binoculars, and go on a bear hunt. Smokey Bear is lost in our woods and we need to find him. Family Connection and Georgia Forestry Commission has teamed up with the park. Be on the lookout for the next adventure every second Thursday of the month. $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Friday, March 10, 2023

Scottish Heritage Days 2023
Friday, Mar 10, 2023 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
For our annual Scottish History event, visit Fort King George and witness a variety of Scottish living history demonstrations: musket & cannon firings, blacksmithing, carpentry, medicine, cooking, music, and more! $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, March 11, 2023

Scottish Heritage Days 2023
Saturday, Mar 11, 2023 9 AM to 5 PM
Fort King George Historic Site - Darien, GA
For our annual Scottish History event, visit Fort King George and witness a variety of Scottish living history demonstrations: musket & cannon firings, blacksmithing, carpentry, medicine, cooking, music, and more! $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.

Saturday, March 18, 2023

National Quilting Day - Quilting Bee
Saturday, Mar 18, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Join us for an old-fashioned quilting bee. We will be quilting a quilt in the museum for our 1853 era cabin. Everyone is welcome to participate. Come enjoy this time-honored tradition. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
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Saturday, March 25, 2023

Plein Air Art Event
Saturday, Mar 25, 2023 9 AM to 3 PM
Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Historic Site - Brunswick, GA
Painters and art fans alike are welcome to our outdoor painting Plein Air event! No prizes or judging, just lots of artsy fun. There is lots to paint: centuries old moss draped live oaks, saltmarsh overlooks, an 1850s era plantation house, and historic outbuildings. $5 - $25. 912-264-7333.

Saturday, April 1, 2023

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 1, 2023 10 AM to 2 PM
Cloudland Canyon State Park - Rising Fawn, GA
Easter Egg Hunt and Family Fun Day hosted by the Friends of Cloudland Canyon. Egg Hunt for ages 2-5 at 11:00am. Egg Hunt for ages 6-10 At 11:30am. Easter Baskets will be given away until they are all gone. $5 parking. 706-657-4050.
Crafts From The Past
Saturday, Apr 1, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
We will have various historic trades represented at this event including but not limited to blacksmithing, woodworking, sewing, spinning, etc. The is sure to be something for everyone! $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Sunday, April 2, 2023

Spring Festival
Sunday, Apr 2, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Welcome spring in Savannah at Skidaway Island State Park. We are bringing back our Annual Spring Festival. Shop local vendors and food trucks while enjoying spring weather and the park’s beautiful scenery. Bring along your friends, families, and pups, too. $5 parking. 912-598-2300.

Saturday, April 8, 2023

Easter Egg Decorating
Saturday, Apr 8, 2023 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
We love Easter here at Fort McAllister and dyeing and decorating eggs is a fun tradition that was popular even in the Victorian era. Bring a carton of eggs and come decorate eggs with our rangers. We will have dye, paint, tissue paper, along with other items to create your easter masterpieces. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Build Your Own Pollinator Garden
Saturday, Apr 8, 2023 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
Just in time to get that garden started! Learn about different pollinators, their role in our ecosystem, and how to help them through the planting of native plants - and still have a gorgeous garden! There will be native plants for sale from Smithgall's own pollinator gardens, so you can go home and start yours the same day! $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Victoria Bryant's Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, Apr 8, 2023 10 AM to 12 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs, and they are waiting for you. Children 12 and under bring your own basket, join the fun and search for a few. Little hunters will have their own small patch and if we are lucky, there may be a surprise visit by the Easter Bunny. The hunt will take place at the Visitor Center. $5 parking. 706-245-6270.

Thursday, April 13, 2023

Trails & Tales: Chester Colorful Easter Eggs
Thursday, Apr 13, 2023 10 AM to 11 AM
Kolomoki Mounds State Park - Blakely, GA
Join Family Connection at the campground boat ramp. Read a story with us then go on an egg hunt through the woods to find the eggs for Chester. Join us on the second Thursday of each month for a new adventure! $5 parking. 229-724-2150.

Saturday, April 15, 2023

Springtime at the Cabin
Saturday, Apr 15, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site - Dallas, GA
Spring into action and make your plans for an outing with a visit to our 1853 cabin. Enjoy life-ways demonstrations such as period games, chores, and crafts. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Saturday, May 27, 2023

159th Anniversary, Battle of Pickett's Mill
Saturday, May 27, 2023 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 the William Oliphant Story held in the "Ravine" between both Federal and Confederate Troops. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.

Saturday, June 3, 2023

"Rosie The Riveter" Performance
Saturday, Jun 3, 2023 11 AM to 3 PM
Roosevelt's Little White House Historic Site - Warm Springs, GA
"Rosie The Riveter" Performance Actress/Storyteller Carol Cain will portray seven different "Rosie the Riveter's" in one special performance. Rosie represents the American women who worked during World War II producing munitions, planes, tanks and war supplies. Times: 11:00am, 1:00pm, and 2:00pm $9- $14. 706-655-5870.
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Monday, June 5, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 5, 2023 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. During the week children will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. Please call the Visitors Center to sign up. Space is limited. $300. 912-598-2300.

Saturday, June 10, 2023

Sandcastle Tournament
Saturday, Jun 10, 2023 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Join us at the beach area and build your best sandcastles for a chance to win a prize. All ages are welcome for this event. Dogs and other pets will not be allowed on the beach. Please bring your own sand castle supplies for the tournament. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.
Victoria Bryant's Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jun 10, 2023 8:45 PM to 10:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Calling all movie fans!! Victoria Bryant will be hosting a summer movie series. In addition to the movie we will have popcorn and drinks available for purchase. Please bring your own chair or blanket, and you can even bring your golf cart to have a drive-in experience. We will meet at the Visitor Center. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Junior Ranger Camp: History Edition
Saturday, Jun 10, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Over the weekend, kids ages 8 to 12 can join the Wormsloe Rangers in crafting, games, and hikes that highlight Georgia’s nature and history in the 1700s. Campers will earn their official Wormsloe Junior Ranger badge. The fun lasts Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Space is limited. Call our office to register. $80. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, June 11, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp: History Edition
Sunday, Jun 11, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Over the weekend, kids ages 8 to 12 can join the Wormsloe Rangers in crafting, games, and hikes that highlight Georgia’s nature and history in the 1700s. Campers will earn their official Wormsloe Junior Ranger badge. The fun lasts Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Space is limited. Call our office to register. $80. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, June 17, 2023

Victoria Bryant's Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jun 17, 2023 8:45 PM to 10:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Calling all movie fans!! Victoria Bryant will be hosting a summer movie series. In addition to the movie we will have popcorn and drinks available for purchase. Please bring your own chair or blanket, and you can even bring your golf cart to have a drive-in experience. We will meet at the Visitor Center. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Saturday, June 24, 2023

Victoria Bryant's Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jun 24, 2023 8:45 PM to 10:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Calling all movie fans!! Victoria Bryant will be hosting a summer movie series. In addition to the movie we will have popcorn and drinks available for purchase. Please bring your own chair or blanket, and you can even bring your golf cart to have a drive-in experience. We will meet at the Visitor Center. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Monday, June 26, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp
Monday, Jun 26, 2023 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Skidaway Island State Park - Savannah, GA
Children from 6 to 12 are invited to join park rangers for a fun week of hikes, crafts, games, and more focused on the natural and cultural heritage of Georgia. During the week children will complete activities to earn a Junior Ranger badge. Please call the Visitors Center to sign up. Space is limited. $300. 912-598-2300.

Tuesday, June 27, 2023

Anna Ruby Tuesday Day Camp
Tuesday, Jun 27, 2023 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. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, July 1, 2023

Ol' Time Fourth
Saturday, Jul 1, 2023 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. $6-$8.50 478-986-5172.

Saturday, July 8, 2023

Story time by the fire
Saturday, Jul 8, 2023 7 PM to 8 PM
James H. (Sloppy) Floyd State Park - Summerville, GA
Chattooga County Librarian will come to read a story by the fireside. $5 parking. 706-857-0826.
Victoria Bryant's Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jul 8, 2023 8:45 PM to 10:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Calling all movie fans!! Victoria Bryant will be hosting a summer movie series. In addition to the movie we will have popcorn and drinks available for purchase. Please bring your own chair or blanket, and you can even bring your golf cart to have a drive-in experience. We will meet at the Visitor Center. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Saturday, July 15, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp: History Edition
Saturday, Jul 15, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Over the weekend, kids ages 8 to 12 can join the Wormsloe Rangers in crafting, games, and hikes that highlight Georgia’s nature and history in the 1700s. Campers will earn their official Wormsloe Junior Ranger badge. The fun lasts Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Space is limited. Call our office to register. $80. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, July 16, 2023

Junior Ranger Camp: History Edition
Sunday, Jul 16, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Over the weekend, kids ages 8 to 12 can join the Wormsloe Rangers in crafting, games, and hikes that highlight Georgia’s nature and history in the 1700s. Campers will earn their official Wormsloe Junior Ranger badge. The fun lasts Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Space is limited. Call our office to register. $80. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, July 22, 2023

Harvest Festival
Saturday, Jul 22, 2023 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, old fashioned games, pet farm animals and more. $7. Children 5 and under: Free 706-878-1077.
Victoria Bryant's Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Jul 22, 2023 8:45 PM to 10:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Calling all movie fans!! Victoria Bryant will be hosting a summer movie series. In addition to the movie we will have popcorn and drinks available for purchase. Please bring your own chair or blanket, and you can even bring your golf cart to have a drive-in experience. We will meet at the Visitor Center. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Saturday, August 5, 2023

Victoria Bryant's Summer Movie Series
Saturday, Aug 5, 2023 8:45 PM to 10:30 PM
Victoria Bryant State Park - Royston, GA
Calling all movie fans!! Victoria Bryant will be hosting a summer movie series. In addition to the movie we will have popcorn and drinks available for purchase. Please bring your own chair or blanket, and you can even bring your golf cart to have a drive-in experience. We will meet at the Visitor Center. $1 - $3 $5 parking. 706-245-6270.
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Saturday, August 12, 2023

Perseid Shooting Star Party 2023
Saturday, Aug 12, 2023 to Sunday, Aug 13, 2023 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 19, 2023

Sunflowers & Selfies
Saturday, Aug 19, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
A much-awaited annual event, Sunflowers & Selfies, promises to deliver on a family-fun day of hayrides, games, photo ops, a native plant sale, and our blooming field of sunflowers. Learn about the park, from our knowledgeable guides, as you enjoy the beauty of Smithgall on a hayride or enjoy at your own pace. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Sunday, August 20, 2023

Sunflowers & Selfies
Sunday, Aug 20, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
A much-awaited annual event, Sunflowers & Selfies, promises to deliver on a family-fun day of hayrides, games, photo ops, a native plant sale, and our blooming field of sunflowers. Learn about the park, from our knowledgeable guides, as you enjoy the beauty of Smithgall on a hayride or enjoy at your own pace. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Saturday, August 26, 2023

Sunflowers & Selfies
Saturday, Aug 26, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
A much-awaited annual event, Sunflowers & Selfies, promises to deliver on a family-fun day of hayrides, games, photo ops, a native plant sale, and our blooming field of sunflowers. Learn about the park, from our knowledgeable guides, as you enjoy the beauty of Smithgall on a hayride or enjoy at your own pace. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Sunday, August 27, 2023

Sunflowers & Selfies
Sunday, Aug 27, 2023 10 AM to 3 PM
Smithgall Woods State Park - Helen, GA
A much-awaited annual event, Sunflowers & Selfies, promises to deliver on a family-fun day of hayrides, games, photo ops, a native plant sale, and our blooming field of sunflowers. Learn about the park, from our knowledgeable guides, as you enjoy the beauty of Smithgall on a hayride or enjoy at your own pace. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-878-3087.
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Saturday, September 23, 2023

Harvest Moon Dinner
Saturday, Sep 23, 2023 6 PM to 9 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Hardman Farm’s fall premiere event, the Harvest Moon Dance, will bring the farm to life with live 1930's jazz music, delicious food and beer and a night of dancing under the stars. 706-878-1077.

Saturday, October 21, 2023

Mountain Farm Celebration
Saturday, Oct 21, 2023 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, biscuits cooked on our wood-fired antique stove and much more. $7. 706-878-1077.
Autumn at the Cabin
Saturday, Oct 21, 2023 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.

Saturday, October 28, 2023

Halloween in the Campground
Saturday, Oct 28, 2023 6:30 PM to 9 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Join us for a fantastic fall time with many a Halloween activities. A costume contest to show off your spooky costumes, fall hayrides to venture through the campground, a best decorated campsite contest and more. We ask that between these times that you keep your golf carts off the roads to ensure everyone's safety. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.

Saturday, November 4, 2023

Syrup Makin' Time - 34th Annual Event
Saturday, Nov 4, 2023 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Jarrell Plantation Historic Site - Juliette, GA
Experience sugar cane syrup making the old-fashioned way as we cook cane juice in the original kettles. The farm will also come to life with live music, spinning, weaving, blacksmithing, butter churning and woodstove cooking. Hot syrup will be available to purchase at the end of the day! Admission is $2-$8.50 478-986-5172.

Friday, December 1, 2023

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Dec 1, 2023 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Step back in time to Christmas of 1877--Come see the Mansion at West End decked in gorgeous period holiday decor, and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from reenactors in period dress. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, live music, smores around the campfire and more! 706-878-1077.

Saturday, December 2, 2023

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Dec 2, 2023 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Step back in time to Christmas of 1877--Come see the Mansion at West End decked in gorgeous period holiday decor, and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from reenactors in period dress. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, live music, smores around the campfire and more! 706-878-1077.

Friday, December 8, 2023

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Dec 8, 2023 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Step back in time to Christmas of 1877--Come see the Mansion at West End decked in gorgeous period holiday decor, and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from reenactors in period dress. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, live music, smores around the campfire and more! 706-878-1077.

Saturday, December 9, 2023

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Dec 9, 2023 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Step back in time to Christmas of 1877--Come see the Mansion at West End decked in gorgeous period holiday decor, and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from reenactors in period dress. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, live music, smores around the campfire and more! 706-878-1077.
Christmas at the Inn
Saturday, Dec 9, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Traveler's Rest Historic Site - Toccoa, GA
Friends of Traveler's Rest wants to welcome you to enjoy lively and festive dulcimer music and hot apple cider with teacakes made with a traditional Jarrett family recipe. This remarkable early 19th-century stagecoach inn will be decorated with handmade ornaments and greenery just as it would have been in the 1800’s. $1 - $5. 706-886-2256.
Colonial Christmas at Wormsloe
Saturday, Dec 9, 2023 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Celebrate the holiday season at Wormsloe with several traditional festive activities including period music and living history demonstrations. The yule log will be burned starting at 2:00 pm. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, December 10, 2023

Christmas at the Inn
Sunday, Dec 10, 2023 9 AM to 4 PM
Traveler's Rest Historic Site - Toccoa, GA
Friends of Traveler's Rest wants to welcome you to enjoy lively and festive dulcimer music and hot apple cider with teacakes made with a traditional Jarrett family recipe. This remarkable early 19th-century stagecoach inn will be decorated with handmade ornaments and greenery just as it would have been in the 1800’s. $1 - $5. 706-886-2256.

Friday, December 15, 2023

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Friday, Dec 15, 2023 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Step back in time to Christmas of 1877--Come see the Mansion at West End decked in gorgeous period holiday decor, and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from reenactors in period dress. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, live music, smores around the campfire and more! 706-878-1077.

Saturday, December 16, 2023

Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm
Saturday, Dec 16, 2023 4 PM to 7 PM
Hardman Farm Historic Site - Sautee Nacoochee, GA
Victorian Christmas at Hardman Farm Step back in time to Christmas of 1877--Come see the Mansion at West End decked in gorgeous period holiday decor, and learn about Victorian Christmas traditions from reenactors in period dress. This open house on Friday and Saturday nights in December is highlighted by twinkling candle lights, live music, smores around the campfire and more! 706-878-1077.
Holidays on the Home Front
Saturday, Dec 16, 2023 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, but only from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm. $3 - $6. 770-443-7850.
Christmas in the Park
Saturday, Dec 16, 2023 4 PM to 8 PM
Tugaloo State Park - Lavonia, GA
Come celebrate Christmas here at the park. A Christmas themed craft will be available in the nature hut at 4:00 pm, we will be making ornaments. The Polar Express will be playing in the hut starting at 5:00 pm, and a comforting campfire at the amphitheater will be available to sing carols and make smores with a ranger at 7:00 pm. $5 parking. 706-356-4362.