Anticipating A Taste of Villa Rica

Taste of Villa Rica

Taste of Villa Rica on October 7th by Chuck Palmer A sure sign of autumn being just around the corner is a crowd milling about at The MILL amphitheater in Villa Rica, enjoying great food, music, art, and games on a festive Saturday. On October 7th, the Villa Rica Lions Club and the Golden City…

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NOVAS 2017: National Open Visual Arts Show


Sculptor Joel Yawn The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County will exhibit the annual National Open Visual Arts Show or “NOVAS” in September. The exhibit kicks off with an opening reception sponsored by Forrester’s Creative Studio & Makerspace and hosted by the Douglas County Art Guild on Thursday, September 7th from 6 until 8 p.m., at…

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Fullerville Mission Christian Center celebrates three Decades

Fullerville Mission Christian Center

Fullerville Mission Celebrates 30th Anniversary In 1987 Wayne Shelton had a vision, the result of his prayer that God would show him a way to reach out to those in need, and from that humble prayer and a rundown little building came what we know today as Fullerville Mission Christian Center.  Over the years there…

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“Heart of Rock and Roll” theme for Chamber Golf Classic

Chamber Golf Classic

The Douglas County Chamber will host the annual Chamber Golf Classic on Friday, September 29th at Mirror Lake Golf Club.  More than 250 golfers are expected to participate in the 2017 Classic, presented by GreyStone Power. Golfers and participants will experience the “Heart of Rock and Roll” at this year’s tournament, with over 100 sponsors who…

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Operation Christmas Douglas County 2017

Operation Christmas

Although it’s just August with temperatures still in the 90s and thoughts of December far away, the Operation Christmas Douglas County Elf Squad began planning this year’s event in February.  “A group of church leaders came together and had several meetings during the first part of this year,” Operation Christmas founder Judge Beau McClain explained.…

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Cookers Wanted for the 2017 Chili Cook Off

2017 Chili Cook Off

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County announced the 21st annual Chili Cook Off at the newly renovated O’Neal Plaza on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 from 6 until 9 p.m. This Chili Cook Off was the last public event on O’Neal Plaza before the renovations started and this year’s festival will be the first public event…

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Ghost Train is Back at Pine Mountain Gold Museum

Ghost Train

SEATING IS LIMITED! Reservations are not required, but are strongly recommended.  Making a reservation will help you avoid long waits and sellouts!  Make your reservation by calling the mine office at 678.840.1445 or in person by visiting the Museum at 1881 Stockmar Road, Villa Rica Georgia 30180. Follow us on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/pinemountaingoldmuseum IMPORTANT INFORMATION Please be on…

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Carrollton Fall Fair late September

Carrollton Fall Fair

Carrollton Fall Fair 2017 – September 21-30 With more than 30 carnival rides, this Fall fair will feature some of the well-loved attractions from the Spring fair. Experience the best view of Carrolton by taking a ride in the R44 helicopter. You can catch the West Texas Rattlesnake Show and The Aguiar Family Circus &…

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Georgia National Fair coming in October

Georgia National Fair

The Georgia National Fair will be held October 5 through October 15 from 8am to 10pm at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry. October 5 hours will be 3pm to 10pm. Advance purchase tickets are on sale September 5 through September 22 and are available at $9 for gate tickets, $16 for a…

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North Georgia State Fair coming in September

North Georgia State Fair

The North Georgia State Fair runs September 21 through October 1. It is a family oriented event with many attractions and entertainments for everyone. There are special events scheduled daily. The James H. Drew Exposition Midway features over 42 rides and numerous games to entertain all ages. Some acts and attractions include Kachunga and the…

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