What To Do This Week: November 15-20
From Staff Reports
Headlining events this week in-and-around Coweta County include Southern Holiday Stories at the Newnan Carnegie, Holiday Sip & See in downtown Newnan, the opening of Sweetland on Ice plus we have the local music calendar.
Below is the calendar for November 15-20. If you have an event to submit for a future Weekend Guide, email [email protected].
November 15, TUESDAY
The Other Night School: Are We Really What We Eat?
November 17, THURSDAY
Children’s Craft Day at The Newnan Carnegie
Join Ms. Teri at 10 a.m. for a fun-filled hour of children’s crafting and making turkey finger puppets. This program is for 12 months to 4 1/2 years and their caregivers. Space is limited. Registration required through Eventbrite. 1 LaGrange St., 770-683-1347, newnancarnegie.com.
Southern Holiday Stories at The Newnan Carnegie
Join the Newnan Carnegie Library and Hometown Novel Nights from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. as we discuss “Southern Holiday Stories”, whether a book has a holiday theme or not, books make FANtastic holiday gifts. So read local! Our guests will be authors: Anne Armistead, Angie Gallion, Jacqueline Leigh, and Richard Proctor. Hear how they created their works, find out what inspires them, discover who they are, and how their experiences have been culminated in their books. Hosted by local author Scott Ludwig. Books by our presenters may be for sale thanks in part to the Corner Arts Gallery. Registration required through Eventbrite. 1 LaGrange St., 770-683-1347, newnancarnegie.com.
November 18, FRIDAY
Main Street Newnan Holiday Sip & See
5 to 9 p.m. … This event is a great opportunity for visitors to get started on their holiday shopping while the holiday inventory is plentiful! There will also be a night market, live music, and food trucks along with hor d’oeuvres and refreshments from the retailers. mainstreetnewnan.com.
Senoia Alive! After Five Summer Concert Series
5 to 10 p.m. … Night market with craft vendors, food trucks, live music, kids activities, late night shopping and more!
High School Football
Two Coweta County teams remain alive in the state playoff chase – Northgate High and The Heritage School.
Northgate at Dutchtown (Hampton), 7:30 p.m. – GHSA 5A 2nd Round
Heritage School at John Milledge Academy (Milledgeville), 7:30 p.m. – GIAA Quarterfinals
Sweetland On Ice Opens
The Great Lawn at Sweetland Amphitheatre becomes a covered 5,500 square foot open-air ice-skating rink … a winter wonderland. Enjoy holiday decorations, a spectator section with heaters to enjoy the ice-skating action, and affordable concessions. Thursdays & Fridays 5 to 9 p.m.; Saturdays & Sundays 12 to 9 p.m. 110 Smith St., LaGrange, GA 30240, 706-298-5434. https://www.sweetlandamp.com/tickets/sweetland-on-ice/
November 19, SATURDAY
Senoia Farmers Market
8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. … at 40 Travis Street, Senoia. Produce, vendors and artisans. EVERY Saturday.
Long Leaf Pine Hike at Chattahoochee Bend
Take a guided hike from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. along the Wild Turkey Trail (2.2 miles) and learn about the Long Leaf Pine Trees and pine beetles. You will also learn how prescribed fire rejuvenates the forest for the plants, animals and insects. Meet at the Visitor Center. Wear comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. $5 plus $5 parking. Please call for more info 770-254-7271. Located at 425 Bob White Way, Newnan 30263-5228.
Local Music Venues – November 15-20
19 W. Court Square, Newnan • 770-683-2526
Call ahead to check on Live music dates. Open Mic Night every Sunday, 6-9 p.m.
BIG SHOTS KITCHEN & BAR
102 B Guthrie Way, Peachtree City • 770-629-5591
Every Sunday … Jeanine Duke, 12:30 – 3 p.m.
BRAELINN GOLF CLUB
500 Clubview Drive, Peachtree City • 770-631-3100
11/18 … Daniel Toole, 6 p.m.
141 Main Street, LaGrange • 706-298-5485
Live music every Friday and Saturday nights. Food and drink specials all week.Thursday is Karaoke Night.
THE CELLAR / THE BAYS
20 Jefferson Street, Newnan • 770-683-6328
Live Jazz on Wednesdays, Acoustic on Thursdays in The Bays
Live Music Friday & Saturday Nights
11/16 … Clay Williams
11/17 … Mary Martin
11/18 … Midnite Cruzer – classic rock from the 60s,70s & 80s and Maury Allums in The Cellar – Piano, 5-9 p.m.
11/19 … Southside Band
2850 Hwy. 54, Peachtree City • 770-486-2696
All Shows begin at 8 p.m.
11/18 … Dueling Pianos
11/19 … The Band 85 South
HALF SHELL OYSTER BAR & HOTDOG SHOP
1690 Highway 34 East, Newnan • 770-502-9911
Specials on appetizers and beer on Thursdays along with great music!
11/17 … Ellis Lowery
HOLLONVILLE OPRY HOUSE AT TURIN UMC
20 Longstreet Avenue, Turin
Music every 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month starting at 6:30 pm.
Gospel, Bluegrass & Country • Good Music, Good Fellowship
11/19 … Coleman Family, Rusty & Shea, Fairlanes
1875 East Main Street, Hogansville • 706-637-9444
Family oriented Mexican cantina and grill with friendly atmosphere and live music. Live Music every Wednesday.
11/16 … Daniel Toole, 6:30 p.m.
LINE CREEK BREWING COMPANY
150 Huddleston Road, Peachtree City • 678-545-6024
Shows start at 6 p.m.
11/18 … Pete Fodero
11/19 … PTC Rocks – Fundraiser for Pancreatic Cancer. Departure at 3 p.m. – Journey Tribute Band; Electric Avenue at 6 p.m. – You’re back to the 1980s listening to this New Wave & FM Radio Pop Band
LINE CREEK BUS BARN
300 City Center Parkway, Fayetteville • 770-731-1641
Most shows are 6-9 p.m. except on Market Day
11/18 … Brian Rivers
11/19 … The Vinyl Birds
THE MAD MEXICAN
2 East Court Square, Newnan • 770-683-9545
Come for great food and live local music.
11/16 … Ellis Lowery
11/18 … John Hensley & Kevin Walker – John’s heartfelt vocals and choice of tunes along with Kevin’s excellent guitar playing always create a great show.
1339 Upper Big Springs Road, LaGrange GA • 706-881-7401
Family owned winery & cafe … beautiful winery with tasting room and vineyard. Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday … live local performers in the Tasting Room starting around 6 pm on Thursday, Friday and 2 pm on Saturday until closing at 10 pm. Call to get up-do-date lineup for music.
11/18 … Mary Martin
11/19 … Daniel Toole
OLD COURTHOUSE TAVERN
105 Glynn Street South, Fayetteville GA 30214 • 678-489-3888
Marvelous Marvin presents Saturday Night Blues on the Southside, 8:30 pm – the best local and regional blues!
RPM FULL SERVICE
15 Jackson Street, Newnan • 770-683-1414
Every Sunday music on the pet-friendly patio, Karaoke every weekend, Open Mic Wednesdays at 8:30 pm.
Call ahead for music lineup.
SUMMERGROVE GOLF CLUB
335 SummerGrove Parkway, Newnan • 770-251-1800
Friday Night Dinner & Music
11/18 … TBD