Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Chattahoochee Bend State Park
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Bend Fest
Saturday, Oct 10, 2015 10 AM to 5 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Chattahoochee Bend is hosting a fall festival in the park. You'll find Georgia arts, crafts, and foods as well as a Birds of Prey show and flight. Feeling adventurous? Try the outdoor climbing wall. There will also be a sidewalk chalk art contest for kids ages 4-8, 9-13, call to reserve your space, $4 per square. $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Friday, October 16, 2015
Geocaching the Bend
Friday, Oct 16, 2015 6 PM to 7:15 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
We're going out with the official Chatt Bend geocaching map and a GPS device to hunt caches. This time we're starting from the Visitors Center and heading east on the Wild Turkey Trail. Bring your own GPS device or share ours. For beginners to experts. All ages. 5, cash only $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Hike and Paddle
Saturday, Oct 17, 2015 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.
Friday, October 30, 2015
Hallows' Eve Night Parade
Friday, Oct 30, 2015 7:30 PM to 9 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Be here on Hallows' Eve in your best costume and props to parade down the Riverside Trail to the observation tower. We will gather in good company of our fellow marchers around a campfire and enjoy free s'mores. If you have an act or an instrument, bring it. You must preregister for this event. (2 mile hike total) All ages. 4 plus $5 parking. 770-254-7271.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Campfire, S'mores, and Stories
Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Chattahoochee Bend State Park - Newnan, GA
Come on out for this fall evening with friends and family. We'll have s'more and stories for you to enjoy around the campfire. Readings are about Chattahoochee legends, lore, and true tales. $5 parking. 770-254-7571.

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