Bendabout Farm in McDonald, Tenn., will host international high goal polo matches Sept. 20 and 21, weather permitting. Matches begin at 10 a.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Gates will open two hours prior to the matches.
Last year, thousands came from near and far to witness a reenactment of the Battle of Chickamauga staged at Mountain Cove Farms.
Tickets recently went on sale for The Ringgold Playhouse’s production of “Barbra’s Wedding” by Daniel Stern, which will be the theatre’s final production of its 2014 season at the historic Ringgold Depot.
Bendabout Farm, 3818 S Lee Hwy, McDonald, Tenn., will host international high goal polo matches the weekends of Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13-14 and again Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 20-21, weather permitting.
Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe High School is offering art classes for students and community members. Room 310 will be open from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, September through February.
The annual Walker County Kensington Rodeo, How Jowl Rd. in Mclemors Cove in Chickamauga, is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 30 and Sunday, Aug. 31.
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special living history day at Chickamauga Battlefield on Sunday, Aug. 31. Come experience the power of Civil War artillery as park rangers and living historians tell the story of artillery on the battlefield.
Habitat for Humanity of Catoosa County will host its 2014 Hard Hats and High Heels Fashion Show, Silent Auction and Dinner on Saturday, Sept. 20, at 6 p.m. at the Catoosa County Colonnade in Ringgold, Ga. Tickets are $75. Sponsorships, program ads, and silent auction donations are welcome. For more information, call Catoosa Habitat for Humanity at 706-861-5858.
The Friends of Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park announced plans for the sixth annual “National Treasures” event. On Thursday, Aug. 28, between 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. the gates of Point Park will be open for a casual evening of celebration.
Southern gospel performers the Testimony Quartet will appear at Sacred Sounds Fridays, Sept. 12, at 7:30 p.m. at the Ringgold Depot, corner of Depot Street and U.S. 41 in Ringgold, Ga. for the Share America Foundation. Also appearing will be Jim Ricketts and Crystle Elam.
Operation Song, professional songwriters/singers from Nashville who have written award winning songs for the stars and who dedicate their time to music therapy with returning soldiers and veterans, was brought to the area by Heartland Therapeutic Programs, a North Georgia nonprofit, July 11-13.
The Office of the Governor in partnership with the Georgia Council for the Arts are sponsoring The Art of Georgia Celebrating Georgia's Landscapes and People. Entries must explore the theme of Georgia's natural and cultural heritage, its landscapes and people.
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend living history artillery demonstrations inside Point Park, atop Lookout Mountain, Saturday, Aug. 16, at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 am, 1:30 p.m., 2:30 pm and 3:30 p.m. Visitors are reminded that admission to Point Park is $3 per adult, age 16 and older.
Many of the monuments at Chickamauga Battlefield bear faces of soldiers standing ready to fight, to live, to die and to protect. Yet who were these faces? How did they come to be at Chickamauga Battlefield?
Colonnade actors and actresses will take the stage this weekend and bring the story of “The Little Mermaid” to life. The cast will be performing the Broadway musical version of the 1989 movie, featuring songs well known and new.
The Women’s Ministry of Peavine Baptist Church invites the public to see Babbie Mason perform at Peavine Friday, Sept. 5. Light refreshments will be served at 6 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m. and show starts promptly at 7 p.m. Cost is $20 per ticket and can be purchased at the church or by calling the church at 706-375-4721. Peavine is at 1089 Peavine Rd, Rock Spring, Ga. For more information, visit peavine.org.
The 17th annual St. Jude Rodeo will ride again this evening at Yates’ Farm and Miller Arena in Ringgold.
2014 could be called “The Year of the Pipe Organ” in Chattanooga, Tenn. July 1, the historic Austin Organ at the Municipal Auditorium celebrated its 90th anniversary concert, thanks to the Chattanooga Music Club and now it’s time to feature the Tivoli Theatre’s Mighty Wurlitzer pipe organ.
Southern gospel music quartet the Florida Boys will appear at Sacred Sounds Fridays on Friday, Aug. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the Ringgold Depot, corner of Depot Street and U.S. 41 in Ringgold for the Share America Foundation.
The third annual Send a Child to Camp benefit concert will be held at The Colonnade (on Benton Place campus off Battlefield Parkway at 264 Catoosa Circle, Ringgold) on today, Aug. 7, with doors opening at 6 p.m. and the concert beginning at 7 p.m.
The Florida Boys will appear at Sacred Sounds Fridays, August 8, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ringgold Depot at Depot Street and U.S. 41 in Ringgold, Ga. in a special concert for the Share America Foundation, Inc.