Chattahoochee Bend State Park

Friday, October 28, 2016

Halloween at the Park
Friday, Oct 28, 2016 6:45 PM to 8 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Be here on Hallows’ Eve in your best costume and props to parade down the River Trail. We will gather in good company of fellow paraders and enjoy s’mores around a campfire. If you have an act or an instrument, bring it. Bring the dog out in costume too. You must preregister for this parade (1 mile hike) All ages. $4 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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Saturday, October 29, 2016

Pumpkin Carving Contest
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 9 AM to 11 AM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Bring your own pumpkin and show off your best carving skills! Prizes for best carved pumpkin. Call to register for the carving contest. Contest begins at the Visitors Center. $2 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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Birds of Prey Show
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
This show will be at the Day Use Area along side the river. This is where you can get up close to live birds of prey. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Decorate For Halloween
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 4 PM to 5 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Win a prize for the best decorated campsite. Two prizes will be given out one for each campground. Judges will start looking at sites at 3pm and the winners will be announced at 8pm. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Fishing 101
Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 12 PM to 1:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Some would say that it is an art. If unfamiliar with fishing, one can gain the necessary trade skills to become a true fisherman or fisherwoman. Advanced and basic knot tying, lure picking & rigging, casting and re-spooling will all be demonstrated. You are welcome to bring your own gear, but some will be provided. Meet at picnic shelter one. $2 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.