Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - 13

IAN MENdElSON

33rd Annual Mule Day Southern Heritage Festival, Oct. 12, Callaway Plantation,
Washington. Antique engines, food, arts
and crafts, Revolutionary and Confederate
encampments. washingtonwilkes.org. (706)
678-5111.

6th Annual Urban Coop Tour, Oct. 5-6, various locations, Atlanta. Self-guided tour of chicken coops
in urban spaces. bit.ly/19tvfrm. (404) 371-1920.

of new So Fresh & So Green beer. terrapin
beer.com. (706) 549-3377.
65th Mossy Creek Festival, Oct. 19-20,
Lake Joy Road, Perry. Folk art, food, bluegrass music, clogging. mossycreekfestival.
com. (478) 922-8265.
Weekend-long Murder Mystery Theater,
Oct. 25-27, New Perry Hotel, Perry. newper
ryhotel.com. (478) 224-1000.
Briar Batch Arts Festival, Oct. 26, downtown, Eatonton. Features artists and farmers.
eatontonmainstreet.com. (706) 749-9150.
Spooky Fall Fest, Oct. 26, downtown,
Rutledge. Trunk or Treat, costume contest.
rutledgega.us. (706) 557-2223.

International Kaolin Festival, Oct. 12,
downtown square, Sandersville. Arts and
crafts, antiques, mine tours, food, music.
washingtoncountyga.com. (478) 552-3288.
The Grascals, Oct. 18, Imperial Theatre,
Augusta. Bluegrass group performs with
special guest Audie Blaylock and Redline.
southernsoulandsong.org. (706) 724-7501.
MCGA’s 30th Annual Classic Golf Tournament, Oct. 19-20, Gordon Lakes Golf
Club, Fort Gordon. masterscitygolfassn.com.
(706) 793-8875.
The Legends of Oglethorpe, Oct. 26-27,
Goodness Grows Nursery, Lexington. Living history weekend, storytelling, horse and
wagon rides, walking tour. oglethorpeleg
ends.whindo.com. (706) 743-5055.

PLANTATION TRACE
Ken Peplowski: A Tribute to Benny
Goodman, Oct. 1, Thomasville Center for
the Arts, Thomasville. Celebrates the “King
of Swing” and jazz music. tefconcerts.com.
(229) 226-7404.

The Real Squeal: Lyons Barbeque & Music Festival, Oct. 11-12, downtown, Lyons.
Barbecue, car show, RazorBack Mud Run.
therealsqueal.com. (912) 526-6445.
A-Maze-ing Race 5K & Pumpkin Patch
Trot, Oct. 19, Poppell Farms, Odum. Free
entry to enjoy Poppell Farms’ activities with
signup. poppellfarms.com. (912) 586-2215.
Hawkinsville Harvest Fest & BBQ Championship, Oct. 25-26, downtown, Hawkinsville. Arts, crafts, kids’ games, food, exhibits.
hawkinsvilleharvestfest.com. (478) 783-9294.
Fall for Dodge 14th Annual Festival &
Motorcycle Show, Oct. 26, downtown,
Eastman. Music, trick-or-treating, costume
contest, kids’ games. eastman-georgia.com/
Fall-Festival. (478) 374-4723.
Hazlehurst Music Fest 2013, Oct. 26,
downtown, Hazlehurst. (912) 379-0787.

GEORGIA’S COAST
2nd Annual St. Simons Food & Spirits
Festival, Oct. 1-6, various locations, St.
Simons. Wine tasting, festival feast, kids’
cooking class, tasting tent and more. saint
simonsfoodandspirits.com.
41st Annual Rock Shrimp Festival 5K &
10K, Oct. 5, downtown waterfront pavilion,
St. Marys. Races, parade, dinner, arts and
crafts. bit.ly/1f11X3L. (912) 882-7202.

CLASSIC SOUTH

Joe Sullo’s South, through Oct. 12, Georgia
Museum of Agriculture Gallery, Tifton. Exhibit features images from the South. abac.
edu. (229) 391-5205.

St. Marys Express Locomotive Excursions, Oct. 5, 12, St. Marys Railroad, St.
Marys. Travel through woodlands and marshes. stmarysrailroad.com. (912) 200-5235.

Westobou Festival, Oct. 2-6, multiple
venues, Augusta. Everything from artistic
performances to rock concerts to visual art.
westoboufestival.com. (706) 755-2878.

Adel-Cook Chamber Golf Tournament,
Oct. 11, Circlestone Country Club, Adel.
Golfers of all abilities compete for prizes.
adelcookchamber.org. (229) 896-2281.

Tybee Island Pirate Fest, Oct. 10-13,
South Beach parking lot, Tybee Island. Parade, costume contest, music, kids’ activities.
tybeepiratefest.com. (912) 713-2321.

Color Run, Oct. 5, Old Academy of Richmond County Parade Fields, Augusta.
Unique untimed 5K race where runners are
doused with colors. thecolorrun.com/au
gusta. (706) 724-4067.

46th Annual Thomasville Fly-In, Oct.
11-13, Thomasville Regional Airport, Thomasville. Aircraft rides, demonstrations, candy
drop, aviation museum. thomasvilleflyin.
com. (229) 403-1071.

Oktoberfest, Oct. 18, pavilion at Coastal
Georgia Botanical Gardens, Savannah. Bavarian fare, beer, German music. coastalgeorgia
bg.org. (912) 921-5460.

Fair on the Square, Oct. 5, Jenkins County
Courthouse, Millen. Arts, crafts, music, food,
rides. jenkinscountyga.com. (478) 982-5595.
Ghost Stories, Oct. 5, Scull Shoals Mill
Site, Oconee National Forest, Greensboro.
Bring your lawn chairs and hear some tall
tales. bit.ly/17ECegZ. (706) 207-0669.
Oliver Hardy Festival, Oct. 5, downtown,
Harlem. Parade, entertainment, arts and
crafts, barbecue, kids’ rides, games. harlem
ga.org. (706) 556-0401.
Union Junction Jamboree, Oct. 5, downtown, Union Point. Crafts, kids’ fun zone,
petting zoo, food, train exhibitions, 5K jog.
unionjunctionjamboree.org. (706) 486-2351.

Sunbelt Ag Expo, Oct. 15-17, Spence Field,
Moultrie. North America’s premiere agriculture show. sunbeltexpo.com. (229) 985-1968.
4th Annual Randolph County Crossroads Festival, Oct. 19, town square,
Cuthbert. Music, vendors, motorcycle run,
antique cars, art exhibits. randolphcounty
chamber.org. (229) 732-2683.
34th Annual Boston Mini-Marathon &
Festival, Oct. 25-27, downtown, Boston.
Race/walk events, arts and crafts, food.
bostonga.com. (229) 498-6743.

Fall Garden Festival, Oct. 19, Coastal
Georgia Botanical Gardens, Savannah. Plant,
art and craft vendors, tractor-tram rides,
pumpkin patch. coastalgeorgiabg.org. (912)
921-5460.
Spooktacular Saturday, Oct. 26, downtown, Pembroke. 5K and 10K run/walk,
haunted house, jack-o’-lantern contest, art
show, music, food. (912) 653-4413.

MAGNOLIA MIDLANDS

Hispanic Festival, Oct. 11-12, Augusta
Common, Augusta. Hispanic folklore, music,
food, arts and crafts, kids’ games. elcervan
tino.org. (706) 724-4067.

32nd Annual Turpentine Festival, Oct.
5-6, downtown, Portal. Parade, arts and
crafts, rides, games, food, entertainment.
visitstatesboroga.com. (912) 489-1869.

Greek Festival, Oct. 10-13, Holy Trinity
Greek Orthodox Church, Augusta. Greek
music, food, folk dances. holytrinityaugus
ta.org. (706) 724-4067.

Jeff Davis Cotton Festival, Oct. 11-12, Jeff
Davis Fairgrounds, Hazlehurst. Concert, kids’
carnival, car show, talent show, races. bit.
ly/135WcDA. (912) 539-7547.

October 2013

15th Annual Great Ogeechee Seafood
Festival, Oct. 18-20, J.F. Gregory Park, Richmond Hill. Seafood festival, music, carnival,
Crab Crawl, arts and crafts and fireworks.
www.goseafoodfestival.com. (912) 756-3444.

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Georgia Magazine - October 2013

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Georgia Magazine - October 2013

Georgia Magazine - October 2013
Contents
Viewpoint
Mailbox
Liberty Notes
Picture This?
Georgia News
Calendar of Events
Currents
Georgia Winners
Autumn happenings in the southeast
More travel: Southeast festivals
Ghostly tours in Savannah
Around Georgia
Georgia Gardens
Georgia Cooks
Second helping: Chili!
Snapshot
More Snapshot photos
Fall tips for lawn care; Plant of the month
September’s online trivia contest
Georgia Grown spotlight
My Georgia
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Georgia Magazine - October 2013
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Cover2
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Contents
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Viewpoint
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Mailbox
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Picture This?
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Georgia News
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - 9
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Calendar of Events
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - 11
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - 12
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - 13
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Currents
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - 15
Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Georgia Winners
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Autumn happenings in the southeast
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - More travel: Southeast festivals
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Ghostly tours in Savannah
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Around Georgia
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Georgia Gardens
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Georgia Cooks
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Second helping: Chili!
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Georgia Magazine - October 2013 - Georgia Grown spotlight
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