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Chattahoochee Bend State Park
425 Bobwhite Way
Eye-Spy Scavenger Hunt
Saturdays in October 5, 12, 19, 26 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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
Saturday, Oct. 5, noon to 1 p.m.
Come out and dissect owl pellets to learn about the amazing digestive system of owls and what they eat! $5 plus $5 parking.
Homeschool – All about Owls
Wednesday, Oct. 9, noon – 1 p.m.
Join our naturalist to learn about owls and dissect your own owl pellet! $5 plus $5 parking.
Friday, Oct. 11, and Saturday, Oct. 19, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Join our naturalist for fall crafting! Create pinecone crafts to decorate for fall with. All materials will be provided. $5 plus $5 parking..
Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Oct. 12, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join us for a 5.5 mile hike p 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
Coweta County Calendar of Events
The Donald W. Nixon Centre for Performing & Visual Arts
1523 Lower Fayetteville Road, Newnan
One Night In Memphis
Created and directed by John Mueller, this is the number one booked and critically acclaimed tribute to legendary Sun Records recording artists Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Elvis Presley. With over 90 minutes of authentic rockabilly, country, gospel, and 1950’s Rock and Roll, the show has an ever-growing list of sold-out performances, outstanding reviews, and a great social media presence and fan base. This true American music features acclaimed national talent guaranteed to get you rocking and rolling.
Vienna Boys Choir
Featuring 100 choristers between the ages of nine and fourteen, divided into four touring choirs. Each choir spends nine to eleven weeks of the academic year on tour. Together, the choirs give 300 concerts each year, attended by almost half a million spectators around the world. The choir regularly tours Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Americas. The Vienna Boys Choir repertoire includes everything from medieval to contemporary music.
Main Street Newnan
6 First Avenue, Newnan
Artists and Makers Pop Up Market
Oct. 20, noon to 6 p.m.,
Courthouse Square, downtown Newnan
We are a pop up market happening on the Court Square in downtown Newnan monthly. We showcase artists, makers,vintage resellers live demos and live music. New and upcoming artists as well as established artists. We’re a spectacle of fun and creativity!
Tucked Away Music Festival
Oct. 26, 3-7 p.m
The festival is uniquely organized to showcase underutilized areas of Downtown Newnan, while also providing an opportunity for the community to engage with local musicians and business owners.
Oak Hill Cemetery Tour
3:30 – 7 p.m.
43 Temple Ave Newnan,
Get tickets to Oak Hill Cemetery Tour. Organizers for the last three years have put together an amazing tour that includes a BBQ dinner, guided walking tour and Mayhayley’s Grave concert on the grounds at Dunc’s. Park at Dunc’s. Fall fun at its best!
McRitchie Haunted Mansion and Fall Festival
4 – 7 p.m.
74 Jackson St, Newnan
It’s an old-fashioned fall festival at the McRitchie-Hollis Museum! Bring the whole family for a fun evening of tricks, treats, and Halloween fun! Take a tour of the McRitchie’s Haunted Mansion but beware of any “spirits” that may cross your path. Ms. Elizabeth Beers of Tour with Elizabeth starts your tour with Ghost Stories of the house and surrounding area. Walk through the house and see “ghosts” haunting each room!*
Oct. 31, 10 a.m. to noon.
Join us on Halloween morning for the Munchkin Masquerade, our downtown Newnan Trick-or-Treat for the little ones!
Nov. 2 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.
Veterans Day Parade
Nov. 9, 9 – 9:45 a.m. downtown Newnan
Come one Come ALL! Salute to Our Veterans
Senoia Downtown Development Authority
Newnan-Coweta Historical Society
75 Jackson Street, Newnan
The Carnegie Library
1 LaGrange Street
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.
Check out musician Kris Youmans’ column on local live music elsewhere in this publication
110 Smith Street
LaGrange, GA 30240
201 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, 30269
140 W Wieuca Rd NW
Ode to Joy Tour
State Farm Arena
1 Philips Dr NW
(at Centennial Olympic Park Dr)
Twenty One Pilots
660 Peachtree St NE
(at Ponce de Leon Ave NE)
Atlanta Comedy Jam
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Wicked Oct. 23-Nov. 17
9110 Selborne Lane Suite 210
Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268
The Sleepy Hollow Experience
Sept. 27-Nov. 3
The Legacy Theatre
1175 Senoia Road
Tyrone, GA., 30290
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
Sept. 20 – Oct. 13
Southside Theatre Company
PO Box 616
Fairburn, GA 30213
One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest
October 10, 11, 12, 13
NCG Cinemas at Fischer Crossings
55 Fischer Crossings Blvd.
Sharpsburg, GA 30277
Regal Cinemas Georgian 14
237 Newnan Crossing Bypass
Newnan, GA 30265
87 Newnan Station Dr.
Newnan, GA 30265
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