Local Area EventsListing Calendar
September (Labor Day) Kingsland Catfish Festival
During the three days of Labor Day Weekend, more than 5,000 people will flood the streets of downtown Kingsland, Georgia to browse over 100 arts and crafts/antiques and collectibles exhibits, sample the foods of nearly 30 different food vendors, and, of course, sit down to enjoy farm-raised Southern Fried Catfish, hushpuppies, grits, coleslaw, and sweetened iced tea.
St. Mary's,GA. Rock Shrimp Festival & Parade
Only 10 minutes from our Park. Make plans now to come stay with us and visit this great festival. The Annual Rock Shrimp Festival in historic St. Marys continues its long-standing tradition of family fun with a full day of events, including a 5K run, kids' activities, a themed parade featuring decorated floats, fire trucks, tractors, golf carts, and more. Downtown will be overflowing with all-day entertainment, demonstrations, arts and crafts vendors, food concessionaires, and, of course, the sweet-tasting rock shrimp that is the event's namesake.
The tentative schedule is as follows: 7:30 a.m. 5K start, 10 a.m. parade begins 9am - 5pm vendors open, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. rock shrimp dinners. All-day entertainment and demonstrations
Santa Express - St. Marys Railroad
Jolly old St. Nick himself awaits your special visit to Santa Land with a sleigh full of toys and gifts for all the good little girls and boys. The perfect old-fashioned celebration of the most wonderful time of the year.
November 28, December 5 & 12