What’s Going On In Gordon County

Happy Summer! Experience the beach this weekend without leaving #Calhoun!

Thursdays, Now – July 19
6 Weeks of Free Summer Movies
10 a.m. at GEM Theatre
June 21 – Pete’s Dragon
June 28 – Brave
July 12 – Coco
July 19 – A Bug’s Life
More Info: http://www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Friday, June 22 & Saturday, June 23
Copper Creek Farm Sunflower Festival
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at Copper Creek Farm
Cut a bucket of sunflowers, snap photos, enjoy the hayride, cow train, gem mining, pig races, animated chicken show, barn loft slide, corn box, sunflower box, pony rides, bunnyville, giant jumping pillow, kid’s zip line, mechanical bull, monster watermelon cannon, and much more!
Open Fridays & Saturdays now – June 30, as well as, July 4-7.  More Info:  http://www.coppercreekfarm.com

Friday, June 22
Summer Beach Party featuring The Tams
7 p.m. at Harris Arts Center
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

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: http://www.facebook.com/downtowncalhounfarmersmarket

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

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.

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

Gordon County 4-H Events: http://extension.uga.edu/…/4-h-youth-d…/upcoming-events.html

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
July 14 – NERA Paddle on Ocoee River – http://www.paddlenera.com
July 22 – Sunday Brunch @ Velo Vineyard – (404) 291-0439
July 28 & August 4 – Calhoun’s Got Talent @ Harris Arts Center – http://www.harrisartscenter.com

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