Sep 22

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Turtle Tag Contest

Turtle Tag Contest

On multiple days

Winning an Albany, GA getaway is a SNAP! Snap a selfie with an Albany, GA turtle and upload to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using #TurtleTag for your chance to win! Go >

Sep 22

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Flint RiverQuarium Animal Encounters

Flint RiverQuarium Animal Encounters

On multiple days

Animal Encounters take place throughout the aquarium on the weekend, but are normally scheduled for Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. in Skywater. Go >

Sep 22

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Dive Shows

Dive Shows

On multiple days

Dive Shows take place at the Blue Hole viewing window and are included with general admission. Go >

Aug 28

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DCHS Trojan Paint Nite

DCHS Trojan Paint Nite

Aug. 28, 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is DCHS Trojan Paint Nite from 5-8:00PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register Go >

Aug 28

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Monthly Paint Party

Monthly Paint Party

On multiple days

Paint, sip and mingle! Albany Rocks Hide & Seek Go >

Sep 21

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Wetherbee Planetarium

Wetherbee Planetarium

On multiple days

The Wetherbee Planetarium is proud to be considered a valuable educational resource in South Georgia, sharing not just fulldome educational films, but also producing live presentations on a wide variety of astronomy topics. Go >

Aug 29

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Michael Jackson Paint Party

Michael Jackson Paint Party

Aug. 29, 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is MICHAEL JACKSON'S Paint Party! There will be an all Michael Jackson playlist celebrating the life of the King of Pop. It will be held on his birthday, August 29th, from 6-8PM. The event is $25 per person at 123 N Front Street. Go >

Sep 19

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Trivia at Pretoria Fields

Trivia at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Come out and play with Geeks Who Drink and grab your favorite favorite pint of beer made from ingredients grown in South Georgia soil! Go >

Sep 20

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Karaoke with Mark at Pretoria Fields

Karaoke with Mark at Pretoria Fields

On multiple days

Grab a pint of Pretoria Fields Collective beer and belt out your favorite song! Go >

Sep 21

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Yoga in the Park

On multiple days

Join Albany Yoga Project, a Baptiste Power Yoga Affiliate, at 10 AM for Yoga in the Park! Yoga Ambassadors will lead participants in a free yoga class at Tift Park Community Market. All ages are welcomed! Please bring your own mat & water, and we will see you on your mat! Go >

Sep 3

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Toddler Takeover

Toddler Takeover

On multiple days

Toddler Takeover is designed for children 15 months to 3 years old, but it’s also sibling friendly. Each themed program fully engages children’s creativity with art projects, art activities, storytelling and gallery visits, all tailored to their age group. Cost: Free for AMA members, $5 for non-members. Go >

Sep 6

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Chehaw Cubs Program

Chehaw Cubs Program

On multiple days

Cubs Programs are specifically targeted for children ages 3 and 4. Join us in the Zoo with your little one from 9:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Cubs Programs are free with Zoo admission, and as always, free for members. Go >

Sep 20

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AMA Art Chat

AMA Art Chat

On multiple days

Drop in for lively conversation about current exhibitions at the Albany Museum of Art. Sessions are free and open to the public. Go >

Sep 6

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Friday’s on the Flint

Friday’s on the Flint

Sep. 6, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Get ready for the biggets FOTF yet. Here are some of the vendors joining us: Pretoria Fields Collective, Stack Em' Up Mobile Entertainment LLC, Bee Smoothie, JC's Wingz & concessions, Taqueria cruz mexican grill, Smoke and Fire, Kona Ice, Melody's Jewelry, Khloe’s Arts, Chehaw, Jada Rose Boutique, Foodie Pop, SpaceWalk Albany, All American Fun Park, Cumulus, Cancer Ties, Inc., Albany Exchange Club, Liberty House...PLUS we have some really cool surprises for Touch A Truck! Don’t forget, Mainstream will be performing on the Finnicum Motor Company Stage! See you on September 6 from 6-9 PM! Go >

Sep 14

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Yoga in the Gallery

Yoga in the Gallery

On multiple days

With images by Figure Forward artist William Downs as the backdrop, the Albany Museum of Art and Albany Yoga Project are teaming up to expand and stretch out your experience at the AMA. There is no fee (donations to AMA and AYP will be accepted) and each class is limited to 25 participate. Reserve a spot by contacting Annie Vanoteghem at 229.439.8400. Go >

Sep 7

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Open Paint Nite!

Open Paint Nite!

Sep. 7, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Open Paint Nite from 6-9PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Sep 10

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An Evening for Educators

An Evening for Educators

Sep. 10, 5:00PM – 7:00PM

Come out for An Evening for Educators! The Albany Museum of Art, Albany Civil Rights Institute, Albany Symphony Orchestra, Chehaw Park, Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska Heritage Center are hosting this 2nd annual teacher appreciation event. Educators can enjoy music by Evan Barber, food trucks and discount beverages (with teacher ID) while learning how Albany's arts and cultural organizations can help them during the school year. The event is free for educators and their families with teacher ID. Go >

Sep 11

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Figure Drawing with William Downs

Figure Drawing with William Downs

Sep. 11, 5:30PM – 8:00PM

Figure Forward artist William Downs, known for his figure drawings that intersect figure study and psychological allegory, will teach this figure drawing class. All skill levels welcomed, and materials are included in the fee. Cost: $50 for AMA members and $65 for non-members. Contact annie.vanoteghem@albanymuseum.com or call 229.439.8400. Go >

Sep 12

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Homeschool Day at the AMA

Homeschool Day at the AMA

On multiple days

Each date will focus on specific curriculum and will incorporate exhibitions on display at the Albany Museum of Art. The program is geared toward children in K5-5th grade. Cost: $5 for AMA members, $10 for non-members Go >

Sep 12

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Conversations with Contemporary Artists

Conversations with Contemporary Artists

Sep. 12, 6:00PM – 7:00PM

Jill frank, William Downs and Jaime Bull—the three artists whose work is featured in the Albany Museum’s Figure Forward exhibition—will talk about their work and how it addresses body movement, identity, human relationships and the concept of beauty. This event is free and open to the public. Go >

Sep 14

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2019 Nut Roll

2019 Nut Roll

Sep. 14, 7:00AM – 4:00PM

Come enjoy Southwest Georgia hospitality at a fully supported, fun-filled day of riding back roads, great food, and fun for the family at Chehaw Park. The Nut Roll touts low traffic patterns and beautiful scenery. The 104-mile loop takes you to the Welcome Center in Plains, GA, the hometown of President Jimmy Carter. All routes are clearly marked and mostly flat but not to disappoint we sprinkle in a few gentle rollers. The Nut Roll is fully supported and has generous rest stops flavored with great southern hospitality. Register early, save big and receive a FREE soft cotton tech T-shirt by Tultex. You’re our guest and every rider counts. No need to race back, guaranteed food for every rider! • Ride Options: 32, 49, 65 and 104 mile loops • Early Packet Pickup, Friday, September 13, 6-8 pm, Pretoria Fields Microbrewery, 120 Pine Ave., Albany, GA. Includes dinner and a pint of beer • Coffee and Dunkin Munchkins at start • Breakaway Cycles will be at start for last minute mechanicals • Fully supported rest stops with homemade goodies • "Pickle Juice", "Skratch", and Popsicles at all rest stops • Air-conditioned rest stops • Iced rags at all reststops • Finisher medals • Lunch provided • FREE Zoo and Park Entrance The Nut Roll is a fund-raising bicycle event that benefits Chehaw Park and also helps to promote Bicycle Advocacy in Southwest Georgia. Go >

Sep 14

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Songs as Inspiration: The Freedom Singers

Songs as Inspiration: The Freedom Singers

On multiple days

The Albany Civil Rights Institute Freedom Singers, led by original SNCC Freedom Singer Rutha Harris, engage visitors through an oral history presentation filled with dynamic testimony of the Albany Movement marches and arrests and narrate the stories with emotionally charged performances of Freedom Songs. These special songs provided heart, soul and courage to movement participants Go >

Sep 14

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Southern Soul Music Fest

Southern Soul Music Fest

Sep. 14, 3:00PM – 11:00PM

Get ready for the 2019 Southern Soul Music Festival! Great Artists, Music, Food and Fun! Tickets are $40 plus fees. This event is from 3-11PM at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds. Don't miss Midnight Star, Ginuwine, Pokey Bear and more! Get your tickets now. Go >

Sep 15

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Chehaw RC Race

Chehaw RC Race

On multiple days

Chehaw RC is a volunteer organization that hosts monthly club races. You do not have to be a member to attend. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/1420442984876459/about/ Go >

Sep 15

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“The Road Not Taken” Opening Art Reception

“The Road Not Taken” Opening Art Reception

Sep. 15, 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Renaissance Connection, Inc. presents “The Road Not Taken” Solo Exhibition by artist Quadre Curry. The exhibit dates are September 11-October 31, 2019 at the Renaissance Art Cafe with gallery hours of 5:00pm-8:00pm on Wednesdays-Fridays and 12:00pm-4:00pm on Saturdays. The Artist's reception will be September 15, 2019 @ 6pm. This will be an opportunity to meet Mr. Curry and purchase beautiful artwork. “The Road Not Taken” Solo Exhibition is organized by Renaissance Connection, Inc., an arts & cultural non-profit organization dedicated to supporting creativity through all forms of art for the educational advancement of the community. For more information about the exhibit, visit www.renaissanceconnect.com or call Femi Anderson @ 229-436-0802 or 229-869-3380. Go >

Sep 17

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AMA Art Lovers Book Club

AMA Art Lovers Book Club

Sep. 17, 6:00PM – 7:00PM

Candice Godby will lead the discussion on Oscar Wilde’s lone novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray. There is no cost to participate, and you are invited to bring a favorite beverage or finger food to the conservation. Please RSVP to 229.439.8400 or bookclub@albanymuseum.com by noon on Sept 17 so adequate seating can be ensured. Go >

Sep 18

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AMA Book Fair

AMA Book Fair

Sep. 18, 10:00AM – 6:00PM

Browse through hundreds of beautiful and educational books that are perfect for your home library, classroom or personal enjoyment. All books will be for sale and educators with ID receive a 15% discount. There’s no cost to drop in and browse! Go >

Sep 18

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Open Paint Nite!

Open Paint Nite!

Sep. 18, 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Open Paint Nite from 6-9PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Sep 19

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Soul Thursday Paint Nite

Soul Thursday Paint Nite

Sep. 19, 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Soul Thursday from 5-8:00PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Sep 20

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Friday Nite Out

Friday Nite Out

Sep. 20, 5:00PM – 9:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! Friday night is Friday Nite Out from 5-9PM. $25 per adult, they provide step by step instructions and art supplies, you provide your favorite snacks and drinks! Renaissance Art Cafe is located at 123 N Front Street. Register at www.renaissanceartcafe.com Go >

Sep 21

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Thru the Zoo 5K at Chehaw

Thru the Zoo 5K at Chehaw

Sep. 21, 12:00AM – 12:00PM

Enjoy running the only 5k that takes you through Chehaw Park and zoo! Race 5K like something's chasing you! Unique Zoo awards made by the zoo animals. Race past the meerkats, run faster then the cheetahs, past the jeering monkeys, roaring bears, and more! A beautiful flat course, that is nicely shaded with the scenic park to enjoy as you run your 5k. Race Day Registration is $35 and begins at 7:00 am on race day. 5K starts at 8:00 am. Awards will begin promptly at 9:00 am. Go >

Sep 21

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Museum Day

Museum Day

Sep. 21, 10:00AM – 4:00PM

Thronateeska Heritage Center will offer free planetarium shows to all Museum Day ticket holders on Saturday, September 21, 2019, as part of Smithsonian magazine's 15th annual Museum Day, a national celebration of boundless curiosity in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution's Washington D.C.- based museums. Download a ticket below. Go >

Sep 21

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Science Saturday

Science Saturday

Sep. 21, 10:30AM – 11:30AM

What are the trees trying to tell us? If you listen real close, we can hear them. Be sure to join Thronateeska Heritage Center on September 21st for Science Saturday. Together we will discover what we can learn from trees. Science Saturday is free for members and Museum Day ticket holders. 10:30 am to 11:30 am $4.50 for non members Go >

Sep 21

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Family Day

Family Day

Sep. 21, 12:00PM – 4:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Family Day from 12-4PM. $25 per adult, $15 per child (6-11), $20 per child (12-20). They provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >

Sep 21

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Open Paint Nite!

Open Paint Nite!

Sep. 21, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Let's Paint and Party at Renaissance Art Cafe! The event is Open Paint Nite from 7-9:00PM. $25 per adult, they provide step-by-step instructions & art supplies, you bring your favorite snacks and drinks! RAC is located at 123 N Front Street. Call 229-869-3380 to register. Go >