May 17 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Old Douglasville Police Precinct
Join us for a day full of fun in downtown Douglasville on Friday, April 26th from 5 PM-9 PM! This event features vendors from all over Georgia, a large (and FREE) kids zone, rockin’ music and food trucks, serving your favorite foods and desserts! Don’t miss out on this community favorite event. #mainstdville #downtowndville
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Hunter Park
Kids to Parks Day is a national day of play that connects kids and families with their local, state, and national parks. Join us on May 18, 2019 at Hunter Memorial Park for our Spring Fling festivities. This is a Free event for all. There will be food, games, bounce houses, face painting, music, and much more!
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Downtown Douglasville
The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County, in partnership with the City of Douglasville, is ready to celebrate Spring with the community’s most popular event of the year, the annual Taste of Douglasville! Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 18th from 11 am -5 pm. RSVP to stay up-to-date with all the news updates! What is TASTE OF DOUGLASVILLE? + A restaurant/ business showcase + Exciting performances on stage + Community booths for products and services + A children’s entertainment area of art, exploration, and merriment. Each year, participants not only enjoy Taste of Douglasville, but they also help the Cultural Arts Council support school programs reaching local students, providing affordable spring and summer arts camps in county and city parks, free “Family ARTSVentures!” curricula-based school performances followed by the same artists performing spring and fall concerts for the whole family, critically acclaimed gallery exhibits at the historic Roberts-Mozley House, and many more special events like the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party. Interested in becoming a vendor or sponsor? Email us at info@artsdouglas.org
Jun 1 all-day Douglas County High School
We hope you will join us as we host the 12th Annual Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival Garden Tour and Flower Show at its new location – Douglas County High School! In addition to our award-winning Flower Show and Garden Tours, look forward to a larger Artisans Market, food trucks, a kids zone and more.
Jun 2 all-day Douglas County HIgh School
We hope you will join us as we host the 12th Annual Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival Garden Tour and Flower Show at its new location – Douglas County High School! In addition to our award-winning Flower Show and Garden Tours, look forward to a larger Artisans Market, food trucks, a kids zone and more.
Jun 3 @ 7:00 am – Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm Hawthorne Community Center
It’s that time of the year! School will be out before you know it. Still haven’t made plans for kiddos? Looking for a fun camp? Well look no further, we’ve got you covered! Camp FUNtastic is a fun safe place for every child to enjoy. We offer various activities including weekly field trips, STEM day, arts & crafts, and much much more! Our weekly rate is only $65 per camper with $5 sibling discount! Don’t wait slots are filling up fast!!
Jun 8 all-day Beyond the Front Porch
Join Beyond the Front Porch for a day in the sun tubing on a 2 hour trip on the Chattahoochee River through the scenic Alpine Village of Helen, GA. Helen Ga Tubing provides your tube, US Coast Guard approved life preserver, and shuttle service. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others.
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – Jun 14 @ 4:00 pm Hunter Memorial Park
he Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County and the City of Douglasville Parks and Recreation join forces once again to offer the annual intensive summer arts camp at Hunter Park, from Monday, June 10th through Friday, June 14th. Children, 7 – 11 years old, will spend a productive week exploring a wide variety of art disciplines with four expert and experienced teaching artists. The goal of the Summer Arts Camp is to encourage and reveal the talents of every student to highlight the impact the arts have on young children in developing their creative skills, social interactions and cultural awareness. Fees for the week are $125 for the first child ($115 for CAC members) with a $5 dollar discount for siblings. Camp runs from 9 am – 4 pm with an early drop off and late pick up option for an additional fee. Space is limited. Registration can be done in person or by visiting the Arts Council website – www.artsdouglas.org. During the Summer Arts Camp, artists will work with each student on specific projects within their discipline that reflect and expand on a common theme addressed by all the teachers. The camp concludes with a Celebration of Success – a small reception to take place on Friday, June 14th, from 5 until 6 pm., to which the public is invited. Attendees at the Celebration of Success will have the opportunity to witness a memorable performance featuring the performing arts skills learned during the week as well as the student’s artwork in a temporary exhibit put together by the visual arts teachers. The 2019 Summer Arts Camp is made possible with the support from the GreyStone Power Foundation. The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County,[...]
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 13 @ 8:00 pm Alexander HS
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Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Cultural Arts Council
Please join the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County on Tuesday, June 11th from 6 – 8 pm as we celebrate our previous year’s accomplishments and our exciting plans for the coming year.
Jun 15 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm Shepherd of the Hills UMC
TO MARS AND BEYOND Vacation Bible School One day event – JUNE 15 Grades K through 5th 9″:30 to 1:00 SOTHUMC.NET
Jun 20 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Farmer's Table
Join us for the very first FT Farmer’s Market! At this event, you will see: local produce, handmade jewelry & accessories, baked goods, local Douglasville services, boutique clothing, artisan spa products & more! The Farmer’s Market is free to attend and open to the public! If you’re interested in being a vendor, please fill out an application at http://www.farmerstablega.com/vendor-application
Jun 21 @ 8:30 pm Hunter Memorial Park
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to Hunter Park for a movie under the stars with family and friends. This is a free event for all. No registration is required. The movie showing on June 21st will be The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part.
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Hunter Memorial Park
Cast your line and see what you can catch during our annual Fishing Derby.
Jun 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Foxhall Resort & Sporting Club
The Young Fables (TYF) are the promising modern traditional country duo comprised of three-time American Idol vet Laurel Wright and Wesley Lunsford. The act is best known for Laurel’s stop-you-in-your-tracks vocals and Wes’ impressive Chet Atkins style guitar chops and harmonies. The pair and their sophomore record “OLD SONGS” from Grammy Award winning Mitch Dane have garnered attention from some of the biggest names in the music industry such as Travis Tritt, Keith Urban, Sheryl Crow, CMT and Rolling Stone magazine. Shania Twain invited the duo to showcase on her breakthrough television show Real Country in late 2018 cementing the duo’s spot in the story of country music.
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm Ike Owing Community Center at Hunter Park
Looking for a fun, interesting, and unique opportunity for your child this Summer? Well look no further. The Douglasville Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Digital Media Camp at the Ike Owings Community Center. The participants of the program are afforded the opportunity to learn Mass Media basics and skills on how to operate a video camera. Participant will also learn how to create commercials, edit videos, and create flyers while gaining an understanding of the importance of reach, target audience, and demographics. Campers will visit local TV stations and take advantage of a behind the scene look at the television broadcasting. The camp is open to both boys and girls between the ages of 10-14.
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Downtown Douglasville
Celebrate “America’s Independence” at the City of Douglasville 4th of July parade. Thursday, July 4 at 10 am. Parade will travel West down Church Street. Parade registration deadline – 12 Noon on Wednesday July 3, 2019.
Jul 13 all-day Tubby's Tavern on 92
Come out and Support Our Country’s Veterans while having a great time, great food and checking out a lot of beautiful vehicles and great local music. Family friendly. Car show, Pin up model contest, vendors and a lot of fun. $25 to enter in the competition, $10 display only FREE to Spectate
Jul 13 all-day Beyond the Front Porch
Join Beyond the Front Porch as we tour a series of underground geologic caves with a sound, light and water show located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Childersburg, AL. For an additional cost students can participate in amusement park attractions including the Lost Trail Maze, gemstone panning, wall climbing and more. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others.
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm Ike Owings Community Center at Hunter Park
Looking for a fun, interesting, and unique opportunity for your child this Summer? Well look no further. The Douglasville Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Digital Media Camp at the Ike Owings Community Center. The participants of the program are afforded the opportunity to learn Mass Media basics and skills on how to operate a video camera. Participant will also learn how to create commercials, edit videos, and create flyers while gaining an understanding of the importance of reach, target audience, and demographics. Campers will visit local TV stations and take advantage of a behind the scene look at the television broadcasting. The camp is open to both boys and girls between the ages of 10-14.
Jul 19 @ 8:30 pm Hunter Memorial Park
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to Hunter Park for a movie under the stars with family and friends. This is a free event for all. No registration is required. The movie showing on July 19th is Ralph Breaks the Internet.
Aug 1 – Aug 30 all-day Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County
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Aug 1 – Aug 29 all-day Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County
Join us for “Bobick: Two Generations”, an exhibit celebrating a father and daughter with a creative lineage. Creativity isn’t grown in a vacuum. In some families, it keeps being nurtured through many branches of the tree. This exhibit will feature the creative talents of Bruce & Byrna Bobick. Opening reception Thursday, August 1st, 6-8 pm, hosted by Beyond the Front Porch. Free and open to the public. This exhibit will run August 1 – 29. This exhibit and reception will be running in tandem with A Tiny Fundraiser, our annual 6×6 show to benefit the CAC. That’s two exciting shows under the same roof. Exhibits at the CAC are a great way to encourage learning outside of the classroom for kids and adults during the summer break. Call today to schedule a guided gallery tour for your group or family. Open Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm Free admission & parking
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County
A Tiny Fundraiser returns to the Cultural Arts Council in July and August. In partnership with the CAC Satellite organization, The Douglas County Art Guild, each Thursday night the CAC will remain open till 7 pm with great refreshments, drinks, demos, and activities. Come enjoy the fun, relax, and get in touch with your creative side! Free admission & parking. The Douglas County Art Guild meets the first Tuesday of each month, at St. Julian’s Episcopal Church, 5400 Stewart Mill Rd., Douglasville, GA . The meetings begin at 6:30 pm with show and tell and refreshments, followed at 7 pm with a program and business meeting. Visitors are always welcome!
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County
Join us for “Bobick: Two Generations”, an exhibit celebrating a father and daughter with a creative lineage. Creativity isn’t grown in a vacuum. In some families, it keeps being nurtured through many branches of the tree. This exhibit will feature the creative talents of Bruce & Byrna Bobick. Opening reception Thursday, August 1st, 6-8 pm, hosted by Beyond the Front Porch. Free and open to the public. This exhibit will run August 1 – 29. This exhibit and reception will be running in tandem with A Tiny Fundraiser, our annual 6×6 show to benefit the CAC. That’s two exciting shows under the same roof. Exhibits at the CAC are a great way to encourage learning outside of the classroom for kids and adults during the summer break. Call today to schedule a guided gallery tour for your group or family. Open Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm Free admission & parking
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cultural Arts Council
A Tiny Fundraiser returns to the Cultural Arts Council in July and August. In partnership with the CAC Satellite organization, The Douglas County Art Guild, each Thursday night the CAC will remain open till 7 pm with great refreshments, drinks, demos, and activities. Come enjoy the fun, relax, and get in touch with your creative side! Free admission & parking. The Douglas County Art Guild meets the first Tuesday of each month, at St. Julian’s Episcopal Church, 5400 Stewart Mill Rd., Douglasville, GA . The meetings begin at 6:30 pm with show and tell and refreshments, followed at 7 pm with a program and business meeting. Visitors are always welcome!
Aug 10 all-day Beyond the Front Porch
Join Beyond the Front Porch as we embark on a daylong adventure designed to introduce visitors to the dramatic history of space exploration, from early spaceflight to the shuttle program and beyond! We will visit the Museum, Shuttle Park, and Rocket Park, have access to Public Simulators. This activity, transportation and lunch is FREE for students on free/reduced lunch and $25 for all others.
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Foxhall Resort
Enjoy a day of fun with the entire family! Money raised will fund education scholarships for high school seniors and young professionals! Parking: $20 CASH per vehicle. FREE activities include: *Kayaking *Canoes *Hay Rides *Sports lawn games *Inflatables *Touch-a-truck *Archery *Fishing Purchase a $10 raffle ticket for a chance to win an overnight stay at Foxhall and dinner for two at The Paddock Restaurant!
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm O'Neal Plaza
Get ready for The Javon Watson Experience –music for the mind, body and soul at the final Wednesday Wind Down of the season August 14 at O’Neal Plaza!
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County
A Tiny Fundraiser returns to the Cultural Arts Council in July and August. In partnership with the CAC Satellite organization, The Douglas County Art Guild, each Thursday night the CAC will remain open till 7 pm with great refreshments, drinks, demos, and activities. Come enjoy the fun, relax, and get in touch with your creative side! Free admission & parking. The Douglas County Art Guild meets the first Tuesday of each month, at St. Julian’s Episcopal Church, 5400 Stewart Mill Rd., Douglasville, GA . The meetings begin at 6:30 pm with show and tell and refreshments, followed at 7 pm with a program and business meeting. Visitors are always welcome!