Red Top Mountain State Park

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Sunday, March 5, 2017

Lawn Game Merriment
Sunday, Mar 5, 2017 11 AM to 4 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Enjoy an afternoon of lawn games with an AmeriCorps ranger on the lawn by the Vaughn Cabin. Have some unadulterated fun playing great games like bocce ball, corn hole, croquet, ladder ball, and disc golf. Open to all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult. Drop in and leave at your leisure. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Get Outdoors Georgia AmeriCorps 

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Iron Hill Kayak Tour
Saturday, Mar 11, 2017 12 PM to 4 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
In anticipation of the following weekend's "Hills of Iron" event, we will explore the Iron Hill area from a unique perspective. Paddle over the water covering a once booming iron mining community, see the iron mines of Iron Hill, and enjoy the scenic views of Lake Allatoona. Pre-registration required. Space is limited. Click for more details. $25 per person $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Soak It In 

Friday, March 24, 2017

Chestnuts on an Open Fire
Friday, Mar 24, 2017 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
We'll be finding out how the American Chestnut was lost to Appalachian Forests and new efforts underway to restore the Mighty American Chestnut Tree - All the while roasting chestnuts around the open fire. Bring your own marshmallows. Meet at the Visitor's Center. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
AmeriCorps 
Stars of Red Top (Star Gazing) & Hot Chocolate
Friday, Mar 24, 2017 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us on Friday evenings to observe the stars above us. Telescope and Gazing Binoculars on hand, or bring your own equipment. We will learn about well-known constellations and celestial events. Meet at the Visitor Center by 8:15 p.m. and we will carpool to the gazing location. Heavy cloud cover and/or rain cancels this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Handicapped Accessible AmeriCorps 

Friday, March 31, 2017

Chestnuts on an Open Fire
Friday, Mar 31, 2017 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
We'll be finding out how the American Chestnut was lost to Appalachian Forests and new efforts underway to restore the Mighty American Chestnut Tree - All the while roasting chestnuts around the open fire. Bring your own marshmallows. Meet at the Visitor's Center. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
AmeriCorps 
Stars of Red Top (Star Gazing) & Hot Chocolate
Friday, Mar 31, 2017 8:30 PM to 10 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us on Friday evenings to observe the stars above us. Telescope and Gazing Binoculars on hand, or bring your own equipment. We will learn about well-known constellations and celestial events. Meet at the Visitor Center by 8:15 p.m. and we will carpool to the gazing location. Heavy cloud cover and/or rain cancels this event. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Handicapped Accessible AmeriCorps 

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Hills of Iron & Iron Pour
Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 10 AM to 9 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
We will be celebrating the area's rich history with a full day of activities. We will be having guided tours and educational programs, plus our famous Iron Pour. Scratch blocks on sale at 2:00. First come, first serve. Limit one per person. Pour starts at 6:00. Click for more info! $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Friday, May 5, 2017

Kayak the Shores of Red Top
Friday, May 5, 2017 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us for a guided paddle along the beautiful Red Top Mountain coast. We'll be enjoying the view, looking for signs of wildlife, and learning the history of Red Top. Bring hat, drinking water, and water shoes. Must be 7 and up to attend. You must pre-register for this event. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
AmeriCorps Soak It In 

Friday, May 12, 2017

Kayak the Shores of Red Top
Friday, May 12, 2017 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us for a guided paddle along the beautiful Red Top Mountain coast. We'll be enjoying the view, looking for signs of wildlife, and learning the history of Red Top. Bring hat, drinking water, and water shoes. Must be 7 and up to attend. You must pre-register for this event. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
AmeriCorps Soak It In 

Friday, May 19, 2017

Kayak the Shores of Red Top
Friday, May 19, 2017 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us for a guided paddle along the beautiful Red Top Mountain coast. We'll be enjoying the view, looking for signs of wildlife, and learning the history of Red Top. Bring hat, drinking water, and water shoes. Must be 7 and up to attend. You must pre-register for this event. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
AmeriCorps Soak It In 

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Makers' Festival of Red Top Mountain
Saturday, May 20, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Enjoy the fun of making a telescope, silk-screening a Makers Festival T-shirt, creating felt art and jewelry or try your hand at making a musical instrument. Bring the children and play on the Travelling Imagination Playground. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Hidden Gem AmeriCorps 
Makers' Festival of Red Top Mountain
Saturday, May 20, 2017 10 AM to 4 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Enjoy the fun of making a telescope, silk-screening a Makers Festival T-shirt, creating felt art and jewelry or try your hand at making a musical instrument. Bring the children and play on the Travelling Imagination Playground. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Hidden Gem AmeriCorps 

Friday, May 26, 2017

Kayak the Shores of Red Top
Friday, May 26, 2017 6 PM to 8 PM
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us for a guided paddle along the beautiful Red Top Mountain coast. We'll be enjoying the view, looking for signs of wildlife, and learning the history of Red Top. Bring hat, drinking water, and water shoes. Must be 7 and up to attend. You must pre-register for this event. $25 plus $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
AmeriCorps Soak It In 

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Outdoor Days in the Outdoor Classroom
Saturdays 2 PM - 5 PM – Jun 10, 2017 until Jun 24, 2017 
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us in celebration of "Get Outdoors Month" as we craft, play, and learn during nature-inspired activities. Fun for all ages! $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Outdoor Days in the Outdoor Classroom
Saturdays 2 PM - 5 PM – Jun 17, 2017 until Jun 24, 2017 
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us in celebration of "Get Outdoors Month" as we craft, play, and learn during nature-inspired activities. Fun for all ages! $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Outdoor Days in the Outdoor Classroom
Saturdays 2 PM - 5 PM – Jun 24, 2017 
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Join us in celebration of "Get Outdoors Month" as we craft, play, and learn during nature-inspired activities. Fun for all ages! $5 parking. 770-975-0055.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Harvest at the Homestead
10 AM - 4 AM from Sep 16, 2017 until Sep 18, 2017 
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Step back in time as talented reenactors bring our authentic 1800's homestead to life. See how pioneers prepared for the cold winter months. There will be demonstrations and activities for all ages including cooking, crafts, music, and more. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Harvest at the Homestead
10 AM - 4 AM from Sep 17, 2017 until Sep 18, 2017 
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth, GA
Step back in time as talented reenactors bring our authentic 1800's homestead to life. See how pioneers prepared for the cold winter months. There will be demonstrations and activities for all ages including cooking, crafts, music, and more. $5 parking. 770-975-0055.