Newnan Georgia

Discovering Newnan, Georgia

Discovering Some of Southwest Georgia’s Great Towns Newnan, Georgia is a beautiful town and has a variety of places sure to offer simple pleasures and great memories. Be sure to include it on a visit to Georgia. Since its establishment in 1828, Newnan, Georgia has grown from a nine-block central business district to a sprawling …

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Underground Atlanta History

History of Underground Atlanta

Underground Atlanta, or “the original Atlanta” has been here from the very beginning. 1836 – 1860: Atlanta Begins as a Railroad Town The State of Georgia chartered a railroad to connect farming and cotton states to eastern markets and ports in 1836. A rail line was built between Atlanta and Chattanooga and 138-mile markers were …

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Atlanta Peachtree Road Race

Peachtree Road Race

The Peachtree Road Race is expanding by 5000 runners maintaining its title as the “World’s Largest 10K Race”. The 43rd Annual Peachtree Road Race gets underway at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 4th. The registration process for the AJC Peachtree Road Race lottery will officially begin Thursday, March 15 at 7 a.m. and will remain …

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Atlanta Dragon Con

Dragon Con

Dragon Con comes to Atlanta Labor Day Weekend. This massive convention features everything including animation, Guinness World Record attempts, annual Dragon*Con Parade, wrestling, belly dancing, Marvel Comics Art Gallery, Walk of Fame, awards banquet, gaming, and even a Christopher Walken sound-alike contest! Dragon Con is the largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction …

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Oktoberfest Helen Georgia

Helen Oktoberfest

Helen Oktoberfest draws fun-loving people from around the world. The 40th Annual Oktoberfest begins September 9., 2010 in the Bavarian mountain town known as Helen Ga. The festival is a huge North Georgia event featuring German beer, brats, bands, and dancing. The Oktoberfest Parade kicks off “America’s longest-running Oktoberfest” at Noon on Sept. 11. Immediately …

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