Georgia Magazine - October 2017 - 13
28th Georgia National Fair, Oct. 5-15,
Georgia National Fairgrounds, Perry. Carnival rides, livestock and agricultural exhibits,
concerts. bit.ly/ganatl. (478) 987-3247.
13th Annual Chili Cook-off & Fall
Festival, Oct. 7, Town Park, Madison.
Music, handmade/homegrown market, chili
cook-off. bit.ly/mccoff. (706) 342-1251.
33rd Annual North Georgia Folk
Festival, Oct. 7, Sandy Creek Park, Athens.
Arts and crafts, food, 12 musical acts on
two stages, kids' activities. bit.ly/athfofst.
Mid-Century Modern Home Tour, Oct. 7,
various locations, Athens. Tour six homes
built in the 1950s and 1960s in the Five
Points, Beechwood and Glenwood areas.
achfonline.org. (706) 353-1801.
Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail, Oct. 1314, 20-21, 27-28, 30-31, Museum of Aviation,
Warner Robins. Haunted attraction adjacent
to the museum. bit.ly/wrmusav. (478)
Oconee Fall Festival, Oct. 21, downtown,
Watkinsville. Arts and crafts, kids' activities,
food. oconeechamber.org. (706) 769-7947.
AthHalf, Oct. 21-22, downtown, Athens.
5K on Saturday, half-marathon on Sunday.
athhalf.com. (706) 548-1973.
Wild Rumpus Halloween Festival,
29th Annual Oliver Hardy Festival,
Oct. 7, downtown, Harlem. Parade, food,
crafts, Laurel and Hardy impersonators.
bit.ly/ohfsth. (706) 556-0043.
Oct. 27-28, downtown, Athens. Children's
activities on Friday; wear a costume and be
part of the Saturday parade. wildrumpus.org.
Green Tomato Festival, Oct. 28-29, downtown, Juliette. Celebrate Juliette's Hollywood
fame and the Whistle Stop Café with arts
and crafts, local honey, vintage art, fried
green tomatoes. bit.ly/grntmfst.
Kaolin Festival, Oct. 13-14, Sandersville
School at Linton Park, Sandersville. Parade,
crafts, food, entertainment, kaolin mine
tours. bit.ly/kaolinfst. (478) 552-3288.
Mule Day Southern Heritage Festival,
Oct. 14, Callaway Plantation, Washington.
Experience plantation life in the 1800s with
mule competitions, sheep-dog herding,
historic homes, crafts, period music.
washingtonwilkes.org. (706) 678-2013.
Artrageous! Family Sunday: Symphony
Petting Zoo, Oct. 1, Morris Museum of
Art, Augusta. Touch, play and learn about
instruments with musicians from Symphony Resthaven Revisited, Oct. 21, Resthaven
Orchestra Augusta, plus crafts and dance
Cemetery, Washington. See some of Wilkes
performances. themorris.org. (706) 724-7501. County's most notable residents come to
life in this live cemetery drama and tour.
Westobou Festival, Oct. 3-14, downtown,
washingtonwilkes.org. (706) 678-5111.
Augusta. Visual arts, music, comedy by
Kevin Hart. westoboufestival.com.
Tour of Homes, Oct. 21, various locations,
Sandersville and Tennille. Tour 10 historic
homes in Washington County; includes
Moonlight Canoe Trip, Oct. 5, Elijah Clark lunch and closing reception. wacohistorical.
State Park, Lincolnton. Instructors lead a
org. (478) 357-8581.
nighttime canoe paddle on Clarks Hill Lake.
bit.ly/gspecsp. (706) 359-3458.
"Alice @ Wonderland: The Musical,"
Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 6-8, Theatre Guild Valdosta,
Valdosta. Alice, a 21st-century girl, finds
herself in the Wonderland of old. bit.ly/
vguild. (229) 247-8243.
Historic Pews & Pulpits Ramble, Oct. 6,
multiple locations, Greene, Hancock,
McDuffie, Taliaferro and Warren counties.
Tour historic churches in five east Georgia
counties. bit.ly/hstchur. (706) 465-9604.
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.300± acres along Briar Creek in Jefferson County!
Great recreational, hunting and investment tract.
15 acres of 14 year old Long Leaf Pine, 68 acres of
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