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Fall Festivals and Autumn Activities Around Harbor Club on Lake Oconee

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016  |  admin  |  Latest News


The fall is such a wonderful time of year. The weather becomes cool and crisp, the fall foliage is turning bright hues of orange, yellow and red, and suddenly, Halloween is upon us. So what fun, fall stuff is happening here and around town? Here’s a list awesome upcoming activities to enjoy:

The Lickskillet Artist Market and Festival

Day: October 22

Time: 10am-4pm

Where: Lyndon House Arts Center, 293 Hoyt Street, Athens

Details: This is a unique artists market and festival for the whole family. It is an exciting indoor/outdoor event that features eclectic wares for sale and demonstrations by artists, live music, children’s art activities, food vendors and tours of the historic Ware-Lyndon House. Visit for more information.

Movies on the Courthouse Lawn – Showing “Goosebumps”

Day: October 28

Time: 8:30pm

Where: Putnam County Courthouse Lawn

Details: This family friendly event is free and open to all. Bring your own chairs and blankets and enjoy a movie under the stars. Refreshments are available for purchase. For more information, call 706-749-9150 or visit

The Briar Patch Arts Festival

Day: October 29

Time: 9am-3pm

Where: Downtown Eatonton

Details: Specialty arts and crafts vendors will be showcasing handmade soaps, photography, paintings, jewelry, pottery, wood working, handmade glassware, clothing, potted plants, children’s items and much more. Live entertainment on the Music Stage will keep you tapping your toes. Visit for more information.

Madison Haunted History Tours

Days: Every Friday and Saturday night through November 12

Time: 7:30pm

Where: Madison Methodist Church parking lot, 285 South Main Street

Admission: Adults $15/ea., kids under 12 are $10/ea. (Not recommended for children under 8.)

Details: Enjoy an evening stroll through the shadows of Madison and listen to tales of hauntings and local legends along with a heaping helping of local history. Reservations are required in advance through North Georgia Tours. More info

Golf Cart Trunk or Treat

Day: October 29

Time: 12-2pm

Where: The Stables at Harbor Club

Details: Our annual trick or treat event includes family fun for all residents of Harbor Club. Decorate your golf carts, dress in your favorite costumes and drive over to the Stables to show off your creativity. Don’t forget to bring some candy to share with the kids for cart-to-cart trick or treat! Inside the Stables we’ll have games, spooktacular treats, activities and more.

Downtown Trick or TreatDay: October 31

Time: 5-7pm

Where: Downtown Greensboro

Details: Little ghouls and goblins are invited to Greensboro for Downtown Trick or Treat this Halloween. Downtown merchants — many in costume — will offer a trick or treat for children 12 and under. Children should begin their visit to town at the Greene County Court House where they will be given an official trick or treat bag and a snack. All children should be escorted by an adult. The Greensboro Police Department will be on hand to ensure fun and safety for all.