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Chattahoochee Bend State Park

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Decorate For The 4th
Saturday & Sunday 8 AM - 3 PM from Jul 2, 2016 until Jul 3, 2016 
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 Glow in the Dark Bowling. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Blackberry Pickin'
Saturday, Jul 2, 2016 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
A ranger will lead us out to the best places for blackberry picking. Visitors will receive their own 2016 Chatt Bend Blackberry Book filled with blackberry recipes. Bring your own bag/basket and you're most famous blackberry recipe (including photos) to be included in 2017s cookbook. Cover up from sun, bugs and briers. $3 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
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Imagination Playground
Saturday, Jul 2, 2016 10 AM to 3 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Fun for all ages this is here to inspire creative building and play. It will be located in front of the visitor center. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible 
Art In The Park
Saturday, Jul 2, 2016 1 PM to 2:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
We will be making 4th of July keepsakes to remember your visit. Ages 5 and older to participate. We will be meeting on the porch at the visitor center. $3.00 a person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Get Outdoors Georgia 
Glow-In-The-Dark Bowling
Saturday, Jul 2, 2016 9 PM to 10 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Grab your glow sticks and light bracelets for family outdoor bowling. Bring a dim light or use glow sticks for light (no bright phone lights or flashlights, please). Reserve your lane today. All ages. $3 cash please. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Decorate For The 4th
Saturday & Sunday 8 AM - 3 PM from Jul 3, 2016 
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 Glow in the Dark Bowling. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Get Out and Hike
Sunday, Jul 3, 2016 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
We will be going on a 3 mile on the River Trail and discover wildlife of all sorts. We will meet at the day use area in front of the trail head. $3.00 per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Friday, July 8, 2016

Flashlight Tag
Friday, Jul 8, 2016 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
This activity is for ages 8 and older and will meet at the open field in front of campground 1. $2 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Get Outdoors Georgia 

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Hike and Paddle - Fall Edition
Saturday, Jul 9, 2016 9 AM to 2 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Get the best of both worlds here at the Bend -- a 5.5 mile hike up the Riverside Trail to the boat launch where we’ll have lunch. A short instruction session to get you on your way to a nice, easy paddle back down the Chattahoochee. Boats are available to rent or bring your own. Register in advance, space is limited. Ages 10+ $12 plus $30 boat rental. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Games for Camping
Saturday, Jul 16, 2016 10 AM to 12 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Come play cool games with the staff at the Chatt Bend. We will have a material list and instructions for you to make the same games you will be playing with us. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Handicapped Accessible 
Full Moon Flat Rock Hike
Saturday, Jul 16, 2016 9 PM to 10:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
This is an easy 1 mile hike at sunset around the unique flat rock trail. The granite outcropping area has wide open canopy for viewing the moon rise at 9:00 pm. A telescope will be set for viewing the awesome full moon. $5 cash please $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Friday, July 22, 2016

S'mores Around The Campfire
Friday, Jul 22, 2016 7 PM to 9 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Bring your sticks and s'more stuff and hang with the ranger and sing songs, and share tall tales. $2 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Camp Wide Bingo
Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Camp wide bingo starts at 10:00 am and ends at 4: 00 pm It is a $1.00 per card and prizes will be given out for each card with bingo on it. $1 per bingo card $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Water Gun Fights
Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 1 PM to 2 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
That's right bring a friend, bring your water gun and join a team to shot at targets and dose each other with water. $2.oo per person $5 parking. 770-254-7271.

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Bend Fest
Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
A festival hosting Georgia's own artisans, crafts, and food located right on the Chattahoochee River. Get adventurous with outdoor recreational activities, bird and nature show, hay rides, games and other fun for the family. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
 

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