What’s Going On In Gordon County

2017 Copper Creek Farm Sunflower Festival_Credit Brent TempletonSunflowers and more summer fun this weekend in #Calhoun!

Thursday, June 14
6 Weeks of Free Summer Movies – “Smurfs The Lost Village”
10 a.m. at GEM Theatre
More Info: http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Thursday, June 14
Low Country Boil
Starting at 6:30 p.m. at Velo Vineyard
The cost is $15 per person.
More Info & To See If Space Is Still Available: (404) 291-0439

Friday, June 15 & Saturday, June 16 
Copper Creek Farm Sunflower Festival
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Copper Creek Farm
Cut a bucket full of sunflowers take a sunflower tour and capture great photos, children will enjoy the hayride, cow train, gem mining, pig races, animated chicken show, barn loft slide, corn box, sunflower box, pony maze, bunnyville, giant jumping pillow, milking a cow, pony rides, petting barn, steer roping, monster watermelon cannon, and more! Open Fridays & Saturdays starting this weekend, as well as, July 4-7.
More Info: http://www.coppercreekfarm.com

Saturday, June 16
Dog Days of Summer 5K & Event
Calhoun Recreation Center
The day will kick-off with a “Walk the Dog” 5K at 7:30 a.m. Afterwards, an event with vendors and fun activities will be held from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
More Info: http://www.cityofcalhoun-ga.com/Recreation

Mondays, June – September
Farmers Market
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Calhoun Depot
Shop locally grown fresh produce. The market will continue each Monday through September.
More Info: facebook.com/downtowncalhounfarmersmarket

Calhoun-Gordon County Library Events: http://www.facebook.com/CalhounGordonCountyLibrary
*FREE Summer Reading Program in June for all ages – kids, teens & adults!
**The library is a summer feeding site and will be serving breakfast and lunch.

For Local School Events & Camps:
Calhoun City Schools – http://www.calhounschools.org, http://www.calhounaquaticcenter.com
Gordon County Schools – http://www.gcbe.org
Georgia Cumberland Academy – http://www.gcasda.org

Gordon Hospital Events & Seminars: http://www.gordonhospital.com

Gordon County 4-H Events: Extension.uga.edu

*Purchase Tickets Now*

Friday, June 22
Summer Beach Party Featuring The Tams
7 p.m. at the Harris arts Center
Experience the beach without leaving Calhoun! This indoor/outdoor event is suggested for individuals 21 and up and will feature beach games, raffles, a cash bar and photo-ops. Of course, don’t forget the main attractions of the evening – a concert by The Tams and all you can eat from the Varsity food truck! Tickets are $40 per person and are available at the Harris Arts Center and online at http://www.harrisartscenter.com. Tickets should be purchased in advance.

Saturday, June 23
Sail On ~ The Beach Boys Tribute
7:30 p.m. at GEM Theatre
Head back to the beach with the hits you know and love. Tickets are $30, $25 and $20.
More Info: http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Coming Soon:
June 28 – Food Truck Thursday @ Velo Vineyard – (404) 291-0439
June 30 – A Touch of Mayberry @ GEM Theatre – http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org
July 4 – Star Spangled Celebration @ Fairgrounds – http://www.nwgafair.com
July 9 – 20 – Xanadu Jr. Theater Camp @ Harris Arts Center – http://www.harrisartscenter.com

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