Cherokee Homecoming – July 14

This year, marks 180 years since the atrocity known as “The Trail Where They Cried” (The Trail of Tears). The Friends of New Echota request the honor of the Cherokee people’s presence at the Old Cherokee Capital known as New Echota State Historic Site in Calhoun, Georgia on July 14 from 10 a.m. – 4… Continue reading Cherokee Homecoming – July 14

What’s Going On In Gordon County

Cool ideas for these hot summer days! Have a great weekend! Thursdays, June 7 – July 19 6 Weeks of Free Summer Movies 10 a.m. at GEM Theatre June 7 – Despicable Me 3 June 14 – Smurfs The Lost Village June 28 – Brave July 12 – Coco June 21 – Pete’s Dragon July… Continue reading What’s Going On In Gordon County

What’s Going On In Gordon County

Here’s what’s happening ~ have a great weekend! Friday, May 18 & Saturday, May 19 Calhoun’s Dancing With The Stars – Get’s Schooled 7 p.m. at Calhoun Performing Arts Center For Tickets & Show Info: http://www.gordoncountyunitedway.org Saturday, May 19 Northwest Georgia Writers Conference 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. at Harris Arts Center For Schedule of… Continue reading What’s Going On In Gordon County

#ExploreGordon With Your Pet

The next time you #ExploreGordon be sure to bring your four-legged friend because we are proud to be a pet-friendly community! Did you know most of our attractions are pet-friendly – only a leash required?  This includes The ROCK Garden, Resaca Civil War Sites, and the grounds of New Echota Cherokee Capital State Historic Site.… Continue reading #ExploreGordon With Your Pet

What’s Going On In Gordon County

Here’s what’s happening in Gordon County ~ have a great Mother’s Day weekend! Friday, May 11 Toddler Friday 10:30 a.m. at Harris Arts Center Story time, music, sensory activities and hands-on art for ages 6 months – 5 years. The class is led by retired art educator Deanna Dodd. The cost is $7 for first… Continue reading What’s Going On In Gordon County

It’s National Tourism Week!

Times have changed, but one thing has stayed remarkably the same ~ the travel industry’s unique emphasis on welcoming visitors from near and far, which has helped position travel and tourism as an economic power. Nationwide, the travel industry is a top-10 employer in 49 states and the District of Columbia. International travel is our… Continue reading It’s National Tourism Week!