ATTENTION BRIGHT SIDE READERS JULY PAPER IS PUBLISHED!
It’s here – visit JULY 2023 BRIGHT SIDE and see all of the fun events coming up. Southern Museum Railroad Rendezvous, Pigs N Peaches, Georgia Country Music Festival, Art in the Park and my favorite event: The North Georgia State Fair – with some surprises this year.
UP COMING SPECIAL EVENTS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
NOW THROUGH JULY 31 SMITH GILBERT GARDENS A Garden With Wings,” the popular pollinator exhibit at Smith-Gilbert Gardens (SGG) featuring a kid-friendly pollinator garden and 1,500 square foot butterfly house, is open. More info on Page 3 on THE JULY 2023 BRIGHT SIDE NEWSPAPER. Link at bottom of this page.
SAT JULY 22, SOUTHERN MUSEUM – RAILROAD RENDEZVOUS A variety of activities celebrating the railroad and other industrial enterprises will be taking place throughout the day. Activities include an outdoor model train layout, small tractor display, blacksmithing demonstration, historic printing press demonstrations, a quilting display and an interactive model train display. More info on Page 1 on THE JULY 2023 BRIGHT SIDE NEWSPAPER. Link at bottom of this page
FRI AND SAT. AUG 18 & 19 KENNESAW’S PIGS AND PEACHES FESTIVAL = the festival features two days of non-stop music, good eats, cold beer and interactive family fun. Attendees will find over 100 vendors, exhibitor and contestant booths, a Kid Zone full of inflatables, amusements and attractions, tons of tasty treats to satisfy every whim, and an incredible lineup of live entertainment and street performers. More info on Page 9 on THE JULY 2023 BRIGHT SIDE NEWSPAPER.Link at bottom of this page
LABOR DAY WEEKEND – ART IN THE PARK The 37th-annual Art in the Park in historic Marietta Square promises to be the best year yet with a larger footprint and 200 artists. Festival favorites like the Chalk Spot, Children’s Art Alley and live music will return for three days of family-friendly outdoor fun. More info on Page 4 on THE JULY 2023 BRIGHT SIDE NEWSPAPER.Link at bottom of this page
LABOR DAY WEEKEND – Georgia Country Music Fest is coming to Marietta Labor Day weekend. GCMF will spotlight country music with an emphasis on red dirt country. Artists slated to perform throughout the weekend include Turnpike Troubadours, Cody Jinks, Koe Wetzel, and Jamey Johnson along with 30+ national, regional, and local artists. Georgia Country Music Fest will take place at the Jim R. Miller Park – North Georgia’s State Fair Grounds, over Labor Day weekend. More info on Page 12 on THE JULY 2023 BRIGHT SIDE NEWSPAPER.Link at bottom of this page
SEPT 21-OCT 1 NORTH GEORGIA STATE FAIR – As the largest fair in metro Atlanta, the Superior Plumbing presents North Georgia State Fair attracts over 365,000 people every year from north Georgia and neighboring states. The fair features free attractions and shows, farm animals, flower shows, blue ribbon competitions, local entertainment, and delicious fair foods. Learn about the eleven nights of entertainment. More info on Page 5 on THE JULY 2023 BRIGHT SIDE NEWSPAPER.Link at bottom of this page