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Handicapped Accessible Howl-o-ween Spook-tacular Helena (55 Miles)
Daily until Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 11 AM to 9 PM
Time to have some scary fun! Go on a Ghost Hunt Friday night and win a prize. On Saturday, meet some creepy creatures, play some boogeyman bingo, make some cool crafts and hear some spooky stories around the campfire. Ghost hunting will be on the trail. Play bingo for prizes.  $1-$6 plus $5 parking. 229-868-7474 ext. 6052.
Halloween Moonlight Madness Nicholls (57 Miles)
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 1 PM to 10 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaKick off your Halloween activities with a kids carnival from 1-4 pm. The parks annual haunted house and haunted hayrides will begin at dark and run until 10 pm...  $1-$5 plus $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
George L Smith State Park Fall Festival Twin City (35 Miles)
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 6 PM to 9 PM
Tons of FunWear your scariest Halloween costume and come join us for a Fall Festival at the Park with campground trick or treating, a haunted trail, carnival games, face painting, bouncy house, popcorn and drinks.  $5 parking, 10 tickets for $5. 478-763-2759.
The Haunting of Savage Island Richmond Hill (57 Miles)
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Halloween comes to the campground. We invite our campground guests to decorate their campsite and wear costumes. The Rangers will drive through the campground and judge the campsites for creativity. We will be doing reverse trick or treating. You remain at your site and we bring candy to you...  Donations accepted $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation Brunswick (73 Miles)
Friday, Oct 31, 2014 6:30 PM to 8 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaTake an eerie journey back in time at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation. As we stroll through moss laden Live Oak trees hear the stories of plantation owners and the African-Americans who worked here...  $15. 912-264-7333.
Autumn Encampment 2014 Darien (68 Miles)
Friday, Nov 14, 2014 until Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 10 AM to 4 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaA wide range of living history presentations will be given highlighting all the various cultures and people that inhabited our region before Georgia was established in the 1730's. A battle re-enactment will take place at 2pm.  $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Heritage Day 2014: 150 Years of Camp Lawton Millen (54 Miles)
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 9 AM
Civil War History EventGet Outdoors GeorgiaEnjoy a living history encampment, live cannon fire, and the replica of the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley. Georgia Southern will be hosting an archaeology presentation while vendors and other presenters join in the festivities in the picnic area. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Annual Sugar Cane Festival Twin City (35 Miles)
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 9 AM to 3 PM
Tons of FunEnjoy a fun day in the park with fresh cane syrup, fresh ground corn meal, live music, and a wide variety of food and crafts vendors.  $1 plus $5 parking. 478-763-2759.
Handicapped Accessible Pioneer Harvest Festival Nicholls (57 Miles)
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 10 AM to 4 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaCelebrate the history of farm life in the wiregrass region of south Georgia at the parks annual festival. The day will include demonstrations of farm life, and arts and craft show, local entertainers, and more.  $1 plus $5 parking. 912-384-1581.
A Paddlers Picnic Richmond Hill (57 Miles)
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Join us for a Sunday canoe and kayak excursion out to the local sandbar for a scenic lunch. Participants must bring their own food and are allowed to bring their own kayaks and canoes, but Park Office must be notified before the event...  $20 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Paddlers Picnic Richmond Hill (57 Miles)
Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 1 PM to 3 PM
Join us for a canoe trip on Redbird Creek. Bring your lunch and we will provide the canoes. We will talk about the marsh while we paddle to a sandbar to enjoy our picnic. Each canoe can hold 2 adults and a child. Call for reservations.  $20 per person or $10 if you bring your own boat. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible "Come and Take It!" Revolutionary War Encampment Midway (52 Miles)
Saturday, Nov 22, 2014 11 AM to 4 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaThis American Revolution encampment commemorates Col. John McIntosh's defiant reply to a British demand for surrender. Enjoy colonial demonstrations, musket and cannon drills, a skirmish and more. Free admission. 912-884-5999.
Reynolds Mansion Holiday Celebration Darien (68 Miles)
Monday, Dec 1, 2014 until Monday, Dec 22, 2014 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Celebrate the Holiday Season at the Reynolds Mansion on Sapelo Island. On select days in December, enjoy a full lunch in the fabulous Dining Room and a tour of the island. On some days, enjoy a delicious pancake brunch then a history tour of the mansion.  Ferry Round Trip: $15. Brunch and Mansion Tour: $15. Luncheon and South End Tour: $30 912-485-2299.
33rd Annual Plantation Christmas Brunswick (73 Miles)
6 PM - 9 PM from Dec 5, 2014 until Dec 6, 2014 
Civil War History EventThis magical experience will demonstrate how Christmas was celebrated on a Southern rice plantation during the 1850s...  $5-$8. 912-264-7333.
Handicapped Accessible A Colonial Christmas Midway (52 Miles)
Saturday, Dec 6, 2014 5 PM to 8 PM
Get away from the over-commercialization of the holidays and visit Fort Morris for a more peaceful celebration. Join park staff for colonial refreshments, a yule log, bonfire, 18th century music, caroling, dance and firing of the Christmas guns... 912-884-5999.
Handicapped Accessible Colonial Christmas at Fort King George Darien (68 Miles)
Friday, Dec 12, 2014 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Join the garrison for a traditional dinner in the soldier's barracks and an evening of colonial-style Yule Tide jollification. Menu consists of traditional colonial Christmas fare. Event ends with a cannon firing!  $35 for dinner. Reservations required. 912-437-4770.
Handicapped Accessible 150th Winter Muster Richmond Hill (57 Miles)
Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 9 AM to 4 PM
Civil War History EventCome join us on the actual date -- 150 years since General Sherman ordered his troops to take Ft. McAllister. Watch as we reenact this significant moment in our country‚Äôs history. Help us make this 150th Winter Muster the greatest one yet...  $4.50-$7.50 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible Christmas on the Pond Nicholls (57 Miles)
Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 6 PM to 8:30 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaJoin us to usher in the holiday season. Visit with Santa, enjoy storytelling, hayrides, a marshmallow roast and homemade refreshments.  Donations appreciated. $5 parking. 912-384-7082.
First Day Hike at Fort King George Darien (68 Miles)
Thursday, Jan 1, 2015 10 AM to 11 AM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaTons of FunStart the new year out right. Come visit the site on Thursday- January 1, 2015 and participate in a guided tour of the site nature trail. A Ranger will lead guests down the trail while discussing both natural as well as cultural features...  $7.50 for adults, $7.00 for seniors, $4.50 for youth 912-437-4770.
Colonial Cook-Off Darien (68 Miles)
Saturday, Feb 21, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
In teams of one or two, research a historical recipe and cook it, for the first annual colonial cooking contest. Participants can be dressed in historical reproduction clothing, or professionally. Recipes must be submitted...  $25. 912-437-4770.
Handicapped Accessible Scottish Heritage Days Darien (68 Miles)
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9 AM - 1 PM from Mar 20, 2015 until Mar 22, 2015 
Visit the site during this fun-filled weekend! Friday is Student Day, there will be numerous vignettes that interpret colonial history available for students to visit. Saturday is Family Day, there will be a wide variety of historical presentations with the focus being on Scottish history...  $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
A Memorial Day Commemoration Darien (68 Miles)
Monday, May 25, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Get Outdoors GeorgiaJoin the garrison for a day of artillery drills, musket firings, blacksmithing, and soldier's life activities. Musket and cannon firing demonstrations will be presented throughout the day. Start your summer with a BANG here at Fort King George!  $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
Cannons Across the Marsh Darien (68 Miles)
Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Tons of FunJoin the Garrison for a day of artillery drills, musket firings, and soldier's life activities to honor Independence Day. Free watermelon and lemonade will be served.  $4.50- $7.50 912-437-4770.
Labor Day at Fort King George Darien (68 Miles)
Monday, Sep 7, 2015 10 AM to 4 PM
Be treated to musket and cannon firings from 10am-4pm. Also, come and see the various jobs soldiers would "Labor" on as part of their duties.  $4.50-$7.50 912-437-4770.
History Under Our Feet Richmond Hill (57 Miles)
Saturday, Oct 10, 2015 10 AM to 11:30 AM
Local Archaeologist, Jessie Larson will present a program about archaeology in our area. She will talk about local archaeology finds, how archaeologists know where to dig, and what tools they use. This informative talk and demonstration will be great for adults and older children.  $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
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