The By Location Calendar July 2018


Chattahoochee Bend State Park
425 Bobwhite Way

Eye Spy Camera Scavenger Hunt

Saturday July 14, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bring your camera and take a look around our park for items on our scavenger hunt list. Take a picture with each item on our list and bring your list and pictures to the office to claim your prize. Stop by the office to get your list before you start your journey. Event is free to all guests. $5 parking.

Also: July 21 and July 28, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Owl Pellet Program

Saturday, July 14, noon – 1 p.m.

Learn about owls and dissect your own owl pellet to investigate your findings. $5 plus $5 parking.

Archery at the Park

Saturday, July 21, 1-4 p.m.

We provide basic instruction and archery equipment. Archery field is located behind the Day Use comfort station. No experience necessary; beginners welcome. $8 plus $5 parking.

Bald Eagle Program

Saturday, July 28, 1-2 p.m.

Join our naturalist to learn about the bald eagles we have here at the park. This short hike will lead us to the eagle nest. $3 plus $5 parking.

Coweta County Calendar of Events

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

Superintendent’s Theatre Arts Resource present Mary Poppins, the Broadway Musical

July 26, 27, 28

One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect musical! Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

Main Street Newnan
6 First Avenue, Newnan

Newnan Shakespeare in the Park

July 27 and 28

7:30-8:30 p.m.

A free professional production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The show will last about an hour in the Greenville Street Park. A perfect way to spend the last few days of summer with family and friends while also supporting the arts in the community.

Market Day

Saturday, August 4, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The market showcases a variety of handmade, homemade, and homegrown products created by local artisans, artists, and farmers. It features 50 unique booths with new vendors and one-of-a-kind items each month. Market favorites include: fresh locally grown produce, honey, jams and jellies, salsa, pottery, art, children’s clothing, hand-woven baskets, leather products, fresh baked goods, handcrafted furniture, birdhouses, wood-art, fiber-art, wreaths, floral design, and much more!

Summer NewnaNights

Thursday, August 9,

6-8 p.m.

Each event will take place in the Greenville Street Park. The Greenville Street Park will also be filled with various festivities and vendor booths.. Downtown businesses will stay open late during the Summer NewnaNights, and feature specials and promotions for shoppers and guests.

University of West Georgia, Newnan campus

Click on the link to see the university’s continuing education opportunities:

Senoia Downtown Development Authority

Newnan Theatre Company
24 First Avenue

Of Mice and Men

By John Steinbeck

August 16-19, 23-26

Two drifters, George and his friend Lennie, with delusions of living off the “fat of the land,” have just arrived at a ranch to work for enough money to buy their own place. Lennie is a man-child, a little boy in the body of a dangerously powerful man. It’s Lennie’s obsessions with things soft and cuddly that have made George cautious about who the gentle giant, with his brute strength, associates with

Newnan-Coweta Historical Society
McRitchie-Hollie Museum

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.


Friday, July 13 vs. Arizona Diamondbacks, 7:35 p.m.
Saturday, July 14 vs. Arizona Diamondbacks, 4:10 p.m.
Sunday, July 15 vs. Arizona Diamondbacks, 1:35 p.m.
Thursday, July 26 vs. L.A. Dodgers, 7:35 p.m.
Friday, July 27 vs. L.A. Dodgers, 7:35 p.m.
Saturday, July 28 vs. L.A. Dodgers, 7:10 p.m.
Sunday, July 29 vs. L.A. Dodgers, 1:35 p.m.
Monday, July 30 vs. Miami Marlins, 7:35 p.m.
Tuesday, July 31 vs. Miami Marlins, 7:35 p.m.
Wednesday, August 1 vs. Miami Marlins, 7:35 p.m.
Friday, August 10 vs. Milwaukee Brewers, 7:35 p.m.
Saturday, August 11 vs. Milwaukee Brewers, 7:10 p.m.
Sunday, August 12 vs. Milwaukee Brewers, 1:35 p.m.

Sunday, July 15 vs. Seattle Sounders FC, 2 p.m.
Saturday, July 21 vs. D.C. United, 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 4 vs. Toronto FC, 4 p.m.
Sunday, August 19 vs. Columbus Crew SC, 4 p.m.

Friday, July 13 vs. Indiana Fever, 7 p.m.
Sunday, July 15 vs. Washington Mystics, 3 p.m.
Thursday, July 19 vs. N.Y. Liberty, 7 p.m.
Sunday, July 22 vs. Seattle Storm, 3 p.m.
Tuesday, July 31 vs. Washington Mystics, 7 p.m.
Friday, August 3 vs. Chicago Sky, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, August 7 vs. Las Vegas Aces, 7 p.m.
Thursday, August 9 vs. L.A. Sparks, 7 p.m.
Saturday, August 11 vs. Dallas Wings, 2 p.m.

Friday, August 17 vs. Kansas City Chiefs, 7 p.m. (Pre-season)

All Home Games played at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
For ticket info, call  470-341-4500  or visit


For local music, please check out Kris Youman’s column elsewhere in this edition.

Sweetland Amphitheater

110 Smith Street
LaGrange, GA 30240


Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo with the Ruen Brothers

July 21

Corey Smith

July 28

The Fred

201 McIntosh Trail
Peachtree City, 30269

Welcome to the Fred

Creedence Clearwater Revival

Aug. 3, 8 p.m.

Chastain Park

140 W Wieuca Rd NW
(404) 233-2227

Indigo Girls

July 19, 8 p.m.

Boy Georgia, B-52’s, Thompson Twins

July 22, 7 p.m.

Counting Crows

July 29, 6:30 p.m.

Lauryn Hill

Aug. 3, 6 p.m.

Flock of Seagulls, Naked Eyes, Wang Chung, Berlin

Aug. 5

Stone Temple Pilots, Bush, The Cult

Aug. 7

Philips Arena

1 Philips Dr NW
(at Centennial Olympic Park Dr)
(404) 878-3000

Fox Theatre

660 Peachtree St NE
(at Ponce de Leon Ave NE)
(404) 881-2100

The Book of Mormon

July 17-22

Kingdom Hearts Orchestra

July 26

Night of the Living Dead

July 27

Iron Man

July 28

Funny Girl

Aug. 2

Serenbe Playhouse
9110 Selborne Lane Suite 210
Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268


Peter Pan

May 31 – August 26

Get ready to sail to the second star to the right and straight on ‘til morning and go on a magical adventure with the boy who refuses to grow up, Peter Pan! After defeating Captain Hook and taking over his ship, we join Peter deep in the forests of Neverland where he lives it up with his band of Lost Boys. However, it seems like the party might be coming to an end as the Lost Boys yearn for home. And with the return of Peter’s nemesis, Hook, seeking revenge, Peter is faced with his greatest battle yet.

The Titanic – The Musical

July 11 – August 12

An ensemble cast of 40 Playhouse favorites and Atlanta all-stars will board a three-story structure representing the largest and fastest ship of its time: Titanic, constructed in the middle of a lake which will be submerged nightly. Honor will be paid to those who boarded this ill-fated voyage as we celebrate their stories of hope, heartbreak, and strength. Godspeed Titanic, Sail On!

The Legacy Theatre

1175 Senoia Road
Suite C
Tyrone, GA., 30290

Southside Theatre Company

PO Box 616
Fairburn, GA 30213


NCG Cinemas at Fischer Crossings

55 Fischer Crossings Blvd.
Sharpsburg, GA 30277

Regal Cinemas Georgian 14

Ashley Park
237 Newnan Crossing Bypass
Newnan, GA 30265
Phone:(844) 462-7342

Carmike 10

87 Newnan Station Dr.
Newnan, GA 30265
Phone:(770) 252-8110

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