Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites
Vogel State Park
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Civilian Conservation Corps Workday and Open House
Saturday, May 16, 2015 9 AM to 1 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join in on a trail project starting at 9am with the Georgia Appalachian Trial Club that is similar to what would have been done by the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. Meet at the CCC museum to get started. After working meet back at the CCC museum to enjoy the Open House which starts at 11am. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Saturday, June 6, 2015
National Trails Day Event
Saturday, Jun 6, 2015 9 AM to 12 PM
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Vogel State Park will partner with the GA Appalachian Trail Club to offer a family friendly event that includes group hikes, presentations, and trail improvements. Meet at Shelter 2 at 9:00 AM to begin the day’s activities. Please, bring a picnic lunch and join us for fun and fellowship at 12:00 PM. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
July 4th Celebration
Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 8 AM to 5 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Celebrate July 4th at one of the nation’s oldest state parks. We will start the day with a flag raising ceremony at 8am at the Visitors Center, followed by a day of games for the whole family. There will be a bicycle parade, pedal boat races, sandcastle competition, watermelon eating contest, sack races, egg toss and greased pole climbing. $2 pedal boat race. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
12th Annual Mountain Music Festival
Saturday, Sep 12, 2015 10 AM to 5 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us again for our 12th Annual Mountain Music Festival. There will be bluegrass and gospel music as well as art and craft booths with handmade items for sale. A food concession will be provided by Vogel Volunteers. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.
Saturday, December 12, 2015
12th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting
Saturday, Dec 12, 2015 4:30 PM to 8 PM
  Handicapped Accessible 
Vogel State Park - Blairsville, GA
Join us for the 12th Annual Tree Lighting of a 35-foot live Blue Spruce. There will be caroling, hayrides, Santa Claus visit, bonfires, and refreshments. Please bring an unwrapped gift for a child 0-12 years of age, no toy guns or knives. The donations will help the Union County Sheriff's Office toy drive. $5 parking. 706-745-2628.

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