Sweetwater Creek State Park

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


Saturday, October 1, 2022

Coffee with a Ranger
Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 9 AM to 11 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Drop in for coffee with a ranger to get to know some of the staff and natural resources in a relaxed setting. This month we'll be taking a peak at the foliage and changes we can expect to see this fall. Feel free to come at any point during the event window and stay as long as you'd like. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Accessible Event Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Cold Blooded Critters
Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 2 PM to 3 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
With colder weather on its way we'll take this opportunity to look at what happens to cold blooded critters around this time of year. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Cold Blooded Critters
Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 4 PM to 5 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
With colder weather on its way we'll take this opportunity to look at what happens to cold blooded critters around this time of year. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Sunday, October 2, 2022

Morning Mill Tour
Sunday, Oct 2, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Enjoy this guided history hike down to the mill ruins, and explore the inside. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Sunrise Mill Tour
Saturday, Oct 8, 2022 7 AM to 8:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This program is by preregistration only. Have an experience unlike any other with our sunrise will tour, Participants of this tour will be the first into the park and will get to experience the sunrise from inside the mill ruins. Please call to preregister. $10 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, October 9, 2022

Native American Museum Tour & HIke
Sunday, Oct 9, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This history hike starts with a museum tour, putting artifacts in their proper cultural context. The hike will be an easy mile long, $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Native American Museum Tour & HIke
Sunday, Oct 9, 2022 to Monday, Oct 10, 2022 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This history hike starts with a museum tour, putting artifacts in their proper cultural context. The hike will be an easy mile long, $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Morning Mill Tour
Saturday, Oct 15, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Enjoy this guided history hike down to the mill ruins, and explore the inside. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, October 16, 2022

Fall Nature Hike
Sunday, Oct 16, 2022 11 AM to 12:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
What changes in Autumn ? What trees loose their leaves first? What trees loose their leaves last.? How is climate change affecting the colors of fall foliage? $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 
Fall Nature Hike
Sunday, Oct 16, 2022 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
What changes in Autumn ? What trees loose their leaves first? What trees loose their leaves last.? How is climate change affecting the colors of fall foliage? $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Friday, October 21, 2022

Night Kayak-Star Gazing Paddle
Friday, Oct 21, 2022 7 PM to 10 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This program is by preregistration only. This night kayaking opportunity will be focused on night sky observances.. Even with light pollution form the city we can still observe some planets and constellations ages 18+. Please call to pre-register $40 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Morning Mill Tour
Saturday, Oct 22, 2022 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Enjoy this guided history hike down to the mill ruins, and explore the inside. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Sunday, October 23, 2022

History Hike & Mill Tour
Sunday, Oct 23, 2022 2 PM to 3:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
Enjoy this Ranger led history hike down to the mill ruins, and explore the inside. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Camp Fire Stories and Smores
Sunday, Oct 23, 2022 6:30 PM to 9 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This event is by pre-registration only. Make Smores with a Ranger as we tell stories about the site around the campfire. Stories will range from silly to spooky, with a mix of historical accounts, urban folk lore, and local legends. Ages 8+ $5 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
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Saturday, October 29, 2022

Explore the Park After Dark
Saturday, Oct 29, 2022 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This event is by preregistration only. Come brave the trails after dark on this ranger led hike as we look for the creepy crawlies that call our park home. Ages 18+ $10.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, November 27, 2022

Explore the Park After Dark
Sunday, Nov 27, 2022 7 PM to 8 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This event is by preregistration only. Come brave the trails after dark on this ranger led hike as we look for the creepy crawlies that call our park home. Ages 18+ $10.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event 

Sunday, December 18, 2022

Explore the Park After Dark
Sunday, Dec 18, 2022 6 PM to 7 PM
Sweetwater Creek State Park - Lithia Springs, GA
This event is by preregistration only. Come brave the trails after dark on this ranger led hike as we look for the creepy crawlies that call our park home. Ages 18+ $10.00 plus $5 parking. 770-732-5871.
Turn Over a New Leaf Event