What’s Going On This Weekend

A fantastic fall weekend ahead! Enjoy as you #ExploreGordon

Now – October 31
Pumpkin Patch
11:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Calhoun First Presbyterian Church
Pumpkins in all shapes, sizes and prices, plus corn stalk bundles, gourds and mums, boiled peanuts, fried apple pies, baked goods and an area for photographing your kids!

Now – October 31
Calhoun-Gordon County Photo Contest
Put your photography skills to the test in the Calhoun-Gordon County Photo/Video contest happening now – October 31.
More Info: www.facebook.com/ExploreGordonCounty

Thursday, October 19 – Last day!
Scarecrow Building for Downtown Calhoun Scarecrow Contest
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Calhoun Depot
More Info: acarr@gcbe.org

Friday, October 20 & Saturday, October 21
Gordon County Antique Engine & Tractor Club Annual Show
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Fairgrounds
Two days of family fun featuring daily power parade, tractor games, vendors exhibits, demonstrations, children’s tractor train, games for kids, wheat threshing, baling and more! The famous pinto bean & cornbread dinner is Saturday starting at 11 a.m.
More Info: www.facebook.com/gcaeatc

Friday, October 20 – Tuesday, October 31
Copper Creek Farm Corn Maze & Pumpkin Fest
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. & 6 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Get in the fall spirit with corn mazes, hayrides, bon fires and more! On Saturdays, the farm opens at 10 a.m. and features family friendly activities like the pumpkin cannon, pig races, gem mining, a kiddie maze and pony rides. After 6 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, guests can choose to venture out into the giant flashlight maze or for the braver folks, the haunted maze. New this year, there will be fireworks every Saturday night! The farm is open to the public every Friday and Saturday in October beginning September 30th and also on October 30th and 31st.
More Info: www.coppercreekfarm.com

Saturday, October 21
Red Ribbon Week Celebration
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Calhoun Rec Center
Family fun – games, inflatables, face painting, food, info & more!
*Red Ribbon Week is October 23-31. Wear Red Day is Wednesday, October 25.

Saturday, October 21 – Sunday, October 29
Payne Farm Family Fall Fun
Saturdays 1 p.m. – 10 p.m. & Sundays 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Starting this weekend, enjoy hayrides, barrel train rides, petting barn, corn pits, playground, and a jump pad Saturdays & Sundays in October. Outdoor movies will begin at dark on Saturday nights. Admission is $7/ages 2 & under free. Pumpkins, mums, and produce available daily at the farm stand.
More Info: www.facebook.com/paynefarmandproduce

Saturday, October 21
Comedian Henry Cho
7:30 p.m. at Calhoun’s GEM Theatre
Tickets are $25 & $30.
More Info: www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Monday, October 23
Gordon County 4-H Halloween Party
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Gordon County 4-H Office
There will be a costume contest, games, activities, and dinner. Open to all K-12 students and their families.
More Info: (706) 629-8685

For Local School Events:
Calhoun City Schools – www.calhounschools.org
Gordon County Schools – www.gcbe.org
Georgia Cumberland Academy – www.gcasda.org

Gordon Hospital Events & Seminars:
*Register now for the annual Run For Your Life 5K on Tuesday, October 24.

Georgia Department of Labor Job Fairs & Events:
Visit www.dol.georgia.gov
*Register now for the Fall Seminar for employers on October 24.


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