Oct
3
Thu
A Man’s Viewpoint – Photography Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council Douglasville, Douglas County
Oct 3 – Nov 21 all-day
A Man's Viewpoint - Photography Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council Douglasville, Douglas County

A Man’s Viewpoint – Photography Exhibit

Cultural Arts Council Douglasville / Douglas County’s annual October photography show continues with “A Man’s Viewpoint”, a study of work by seven (7) male photographers and looking through their “view point”.

The reception will be held on Thursday, November 7 from 6-8 pm and hosted by the Sweetwater Camera Club.The exhibit will remain on view through November 21st.

John Mariana, Mike Ramy, Mike Nalley, Bob Kelley, Randy Johnson, Jim Johns, and Jerry Frost are seven (7) Metro Atlanta area photographers being featured.

GALLERY HOURS:
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Free admission & parking.

Nov
1
Fri
November Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council Douglasville, Douglas County
Nov 1 – Nov 29 all-day
November Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council Douglasville, Douglas County

November Pop Up Arts Shop

Featuring Janet Newton. All items under $75.

Nov
23
Sat
CAC Annual Gala & Auction: Mardi Gras @ Douglasville Conference Center
Nov 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
CAC Annual Gala & Auction: Mardi Gras @ Douglasville Conference Center

CAC Annual Gala & Auction: Mardi Gras

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County is hosting its annual fundraising gala, themed “Mardi Gras” on November 23rd from 6 – 10 pm. This year the event will take place at The Douglasville Conference Center. Come enjoy a tasteful dinner, a stylish cash bar, classy music for dancing, charming Silent & Live Auction.

Sponsorship opportunities available.
Tickets: $85 per person ($80 CAC member)

For more information email us at: info@artsdouglas.org

Nov
29
Fri
Vendor Holiday PopUp Shop @ Arbor Place Mall
Nov 29 @ 6:00 am – 10:00 pm
Vendor Holiday PopUp Shop @ Arbor Place Mall | Douglasville | Georgia | United States

Nothing brings in the season like family, fun, and great shopping! And the stockings were hung by the chimney with care. Come out and celebrate the magic of the holidays with a vendor extravaganza.

Vendor after vendor, deal after deal, giveaway after giveaway – holiday goodness is in the air. Shop our amazing vendors from 6 am to 10 pm, Friday November 29, 2019 at Arbor Place Mall in Douglasville GA.

We will have giveaways every 30 minutes and fresh baked samples. Sponsored by Danner Groups and Your Town Mart

Nov
30
Sat
Buy Local, Win Big Holiday Contest @ Douglas County Chamber
Nov 30 – Dec 15 all-day
Buy Local, Win Big Holiday Contest @ Douglas County Chamber | Douglasville | Georgia | United States

Looking to do something to support the local economy that is simple and fun while helping Douglas County’s future? It’s easy – participate in the Buy Local – Win Big Contest and keep the holiday cheer HERE this holiday season! The Douglas County Chamber and Main Street Villa Rica are partnering for the third year in a row to encourage the community to buy local November 30th through December 15th and in return, one lucky person will win $1,000. This program is also presented by media partners; Chapel Hill News and Views and Villa Rica News and Views.

Here’s how you can participate. First, shop at any Chamber member or Villa Rica Main Street member business. There is no minimum purchase requirement. Next, turn in your receipt at the Douglas County Chamber or the Main Street Villa Rica Office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday by December 15th. There is no limit to the number of receipts you can submit. All entries must be submitted by 5 p.m. on December 16th. Finally, watch the Douglas County Chamber Facebook page for the drawing on December 17th at 4 p.m. to see if your receipt is drawn. The winning participant will receive $1,000 and the participating business will receive $300.

For more information on Buy Local – Win Big, contact the Douglas County Chamber at 770.942.5022. Entry forms can be found in the November issue of Chapel Hill News & Views, or at www.douglascountygeorgia.com.

Foxhall Craft Beer Festival @ Foxhall Resort
Nov 30 @ 1:00 pm
Foxhall Craft Beer Festival @ Foxhall Resort | Douglasville | Georgia | United States

Foxhall Craft Beer Festival

1100 Acres of resort paradise just got better on November 30th! We are having a Craft Beer Festival! Come hang out and taste about 40 different craft beers, listen to live music, play some games, and eat some food!

Dec
2
Mon
December Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council
Dec 2 – Dec 20 all-day
December Pop Up Arts Shop @ Cultural Arts Council

December Pop Up Arts Shop

Featuring Lynn Edwards. All items under $75.

Dec
5
Thu
DC Students Winter Art Competition Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County
Dec 5 – Dec 20 all-day
DC Students Winter Art Competition Exhibit @ Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County

DC Students Winter Art Competition Exhibit

The CAC will be awash with creativity of the DC school students as December exhibit will feature more than 150 holiday designs created by elementary, middle, and high school students from 29 Douglas County Schools in its annual holiday card competition.

The opening reception, hosted by the CAC Gallery Committee, will be held on Thursday, December 5th, from 5 until 7 pm for participating students, teachers, and their families. The event is free and open to the general public. The exhibit will remain on view Monday thru Friday, from 9 am until 5 pm, through Thursday, December 19th.

Each student selected as the best entry in their age category will win a Gift Certificate for classes, art supplies or framing, generously sponsored by the Red Cockerill Gallery.

Open Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm
Free admission & parking

DC Students Winter Art Competition Opening Reception @ Cultural Arts Council
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
DC Students Winter Art Competition Opening Reception @ Cultural Arts Council

DC Students Winter Art Competition Opening Reception

The CAC will be awash with creativity of the DC school students as December exhibit will feature more than 150 holiday designs created by elementary, middle, and high school students from 29 Douglas County Schools in its annual holiday card competition.

The opening reception, hosted by the CAC Gallery Committee, will be held on Thursday, December 5th, from 5 until 7 pm for participating students, teachers, and their families. The event is free and open to the general public. The exhibit will remain on view Monday thru Friday, from 9 am until 5 pm, through Thursday, December 19th.

Each student selected as the best entry in their age category will win a Gift Certificate for classes, art supplies or framing, generously sponsored by the Red Cockerill Gallery.

Open Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm
Free admission & parking

Dec
6
Fri
Miracle on Main Street Christmas Parade and Celebration @ Downtown Douglasville
Dec 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Miracle on Main Street Christmas Parade and Celebration @ Downtown Douglasville | Douglasville | Georgia | United States

Douglasville, come out and experience A Miracle on Main Street!

Schedule of Events:
5:30 pm – Parade line-up on Church Street in front of Ace Hardware.
6:30 pm – Parade begins.

Immediately after parade – Tree Lighting Ceremony.
Immediately after tree lighting – Entertainment on O’Neal Plaza

FAQs:
🚗 Where can I park?
-Here’s a map https://bit.ly/2Q6PPgB with the best places to view the parade and where free parking is available downtown.

🎉 Can I participate in the parade?
-We’d love to have your organization, vehicle or float in the parade! Download the parade registration packet, that contains all the information you’ll need. Parade Registration Packet 👉 https://bit.ly/2QiVbFg

💲 What is the parade entry fee?
-$45

📝 What is the deadline to submit the registration packet.
-Registration form and entry fee must be received by Friday November 22 at 5pm.

🏆 When will participants be announced for best floats?
-Winners will be announced on Monday, December 9

❓ Feel free to contact Brieana Watts with any additional questions/concerns wattsb@douglasvillega.gov, or call 678-449-3198.