Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Sweetwater Factory Days
Get Outdoors Georgia Civil War History Event Tons of Fun
Saturday, Apr 23, 2011 10 AM to 5 PM
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Enjoy demonstrations on traditional ways of living in the 1850s. Help churn butter, dye a piece of cloth with black walnut hulls, and make a hand-dipped candle. Watch chair caning, soap making and open hearth cooking. Enjoy foot-stompin' music. History hikes to the mill ruins will be throughout the day. A candlelit hike is at 8 p.m. $5 parking. 770-732-5871.

Location:
Sweetwater Creek State Park
1750 Mt. Vernon Road
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
Directions:

GPS Coordinates:
N 33.753783 | W -084.639000


Do not rely on GPS units for directions to this park.
Take I-20 west from Atlanta, exit #44 at Thornton Road, turn left and go 1/4 mile. Turn right on Blairs Bridge Road. After 2 miles, turn left on Mount Vernon Road and proceed to the park.
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