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Chattahoochee Bend State Park
425 Bobwhite Way
Newnan
http://gastateparks.org/ChattahoocheeBend
770.254.7271

Eye-Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturdays in May, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Eye-Spy Camera Scavenger Hunt Bring your camera and take a look around our park for the items on our scavenger hunt list. Take a picture with each item on our list and bring your completed list and pictures to the office to claim your prize. Stop by the visitor center to pick up your scavenger hunt checkoff list! $5 parking

Geocaching Workshop
Saturday, May 11, 10-11 a.m.
Come learn the basics of geocaching and get some tips on geocaching in the park. Free to all guest, meet on visitor center porch! $5 parking.

Spring Craft
Saturday, May 11, 1-2 p.m.
Join our naturalist to make homemade bird feeders just in time for spring! $3 plus $5 parking.

Owl pellet dissection
Saturday, May 18, noon-1 p.m.
Join our naturalist to learn more about what owls eat and how they digest food. Meet at visitor center porch. $5 plus $5 parking

Hike and Paddle
Saturday, May 25, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join us for a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail along with an hour long paddle down. You MUST pre-register for this event by calling. Kayaks are available for rent if needed for $30. $12 plus $5 parking.

Find the Flags
Saturday, May 25, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Help us find the hidden flags throughout the park and bring them up the office for a prize! Flags will be hidden that morning. $5 parking.

Memorial Day Ducky Race
Saturday, May 25,
Rent a duck for the annual Memorial Day Ducky Race! Race will be held at the Wild Turkey Creek behind the office. $1 plus $5 parking.

Hike and Paddle
Sunday, May 26, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join us for a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail along with an hour long paddle down. You MUST pre-register for this event by calling. Kayaks are available for rent if needed for $30. $12 plus $5 parking.

Jr. Ranger Camp
June 4-6, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join us for Jr. Ranger Camp for ages 7-12. Jr. Rangers will learn several valuable skills including campfire building, survival skills, basic first aid, archery, tree ID, and many more! You must preregister for this event, please call or visit our office for questions and registration. $80 plus $5 parking.

Coweta County Calendar of Events
www.explorecoweta.com

The Donald W. Nixon Centre for Performing & Visual Arts
1523 Lower Fayetteville Road, Newnan
www.thenixoncentre.net
770.254.2787

Main Street Newnan
6 First Avenue, Newnan
www.mainstreetnewnan.com
770.253.8283

Confederate Railroad Memorial Day Weekend Bash
Saturday, May 25, 7 p.m.
The Wadsworth Auditorium

Saturday, June 1, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Market will feature over 50 unique spaces, with a variety of one-of-a-kind gift items. Market Day favorites include: fresh locally grown produce, honey, jams & jellies, pottery, art, hand-woven baskets, leather products, etc.

Coweta County Farmer’s Market Opening Day
Thursday, June 5 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Coweta County Farmers Market opening day. The farmer’s market is hosted weekly on Wednesday’s from 9:00am- 1:00pm, and offers locally grown fruits, vegetables, honey, fresh cut flowers, etc

Summer Wined Up
Friday, June 7,, 5-9 p.m.
The Summer Wined-Up is our downtown wine-tasting event. Individual tastings occur at a different downtown business, where guests should expect to perform a “wine walk” that moves through over 30 host locations.

Summer NewnaNights
Thursday, June 13, 6-9 p.m.
Monthly summer event series at Greenville Street Park during the months of June-August. The Summer NewnaNights will take place on the 2nd Thursday of the month from 6:00pm- 9:00pm. Live music, food trucks, & fun!

Senoia Downtown Development Authority
http://www.enjoysenoia.net

Newnan Theatre Company
24 First Avenue
Newnan
http://www.newnantheatre.org
770.683.6282

The Sound of Music
May 9-19

Newnan-Coweta Historical Society
McRitchie-Hollis Museum
75 Jackson Street, Newnan
Newnancowetahistoricalsociety.com
770.251.0207

The Carnegie Library
1 LaGrange Street
Newnan
770.683.1347
https://www.newnancarnegie.com
The Carnegie provides a central dynamic gathering place that serves residents of all ages and backgrounds as well as community organizations, with a non-circulating reading room, children’s area, and meeting spaces enhanced by an art gallery. It seeks to be an integral part of the community by offering print and electronic materials, services, and programs to adults and children to enrich daily lives.
SPORTS

LIVE MUSIC
Check out musician Kris Youmans’ column on local live music elsewhere in this publication

Sweetland Amphitheater
110 Smith Street
LaGrange, GA  30240
http://www.sweetland.events/

May 24
The Black Jacket Symphony Presents:
Journey’s Escape and Greatest Hits

The Fred
201 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, 30269
770-631-0630
http://www.amphitheater.org

May 17 – Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx  – The Grand Illusion 40th Anniversary Album Tour

June 2 – Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

Chastain Park
140 W Wieuca Rd NW
Atlanta
(404) 233-2227
https://www.livenation.com/venues/25162/cadence-bank-amphitheatre-at-chastain-park

RBRM
May 17

The 1975
May 18

Styx
May 26

State Farm Arena
1 Philips Dr NW
(at Centennial Olympic Park Dr)
Atlanta
(404) 878-3000
http://statefarmarena.com

Michelle Obama
May 11

Ariana Grande
June 8

Fox Theatre
660 Peachtree St NE
(at Ponce de Leon Ave NE)
Atlanta
(404) 881-2100
http://foxtheatre.org

Eddie Izzard
May 11

Greta Van Fleet
May 12-13

Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Farewell Play Tour
May 23-26

Pride and Joy: The Marvin Gaye Musical
June 6-9

Serenbe Playhouse
9110 Selborne Lane Suite 210
Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268
770-463-1110
http://www.serenbeplayhouse.com

Ragtime
May 8 – June 9
Telling the diverse stories of African Americans, immigrants, and the elite upper-class, with a mix of real-life historical figures, it paints a canvas of a country on the verge of a new era.

The Legacy Theatre
1175 Senoia Road
Suite C
Tyrone, GA., 30290
http://www.thelegacytheatre.org/

The Bridges of Madison County
April 26-May 19
Based on the best-selling novel, and developed by the Pulitzer- and Tony Award-winning creative team, The Bridges of Madison County captures the lyrical expanse of America’s heartland along with the yearning entangled in the eternal question” “What if…?” This sweeping romance about the roads we travel, the doors we open and the bridges we dare to cross will leave audiences breathless.

Southside Theatre Company
PO Box 616
Fairburn, GA 30213
770-969-0956
https://www.stgplays.com/

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
May 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12
A new and shocking version of Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale of depravity, lust, love and horror. On the fog-bound streets of Victorian-era London, Henry Jekyll’s experiments with exotic “powders and tinctures” have brought forth his other self—Edward Hyde, a sensualist and villain free to commit the sins Jekyll is too civilized to comprehend.

MOVIES

NCG Cinemas at Fischer Crossings
55 Fischer Crossings Blvd.
Sharpsburg, GA 30277
678-326-4460
www.ncgmovies.com

Regal Cinemas Georgian 14
Ashley Park
237 Newnan Crossing Bypass
Newnan, GA 30265
Phone:(844) 462-7342
http://www.regmovies.com

Carmike 10
87 Newnan Station Dr.
Newnan, GA 30265
Phone:(770) 252-8110
https://www.carmike.com/ga/carmike-10-newnan-ga

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