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2014 Spring Equine and Livestock Events

Pro Am Benefit Classic Saddlebred Horse Show
April 3-6, 2014
American Saddlebreds, Hackney Ponies, and Roadster horses are exhibited at this world-class equestrian event benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Central Georgia. Again this year, they will offer classes for Friesian and Morgan Horses. The show is sponsored by the American Saddlebred Horse Association of Georgia and the United Professional Horseman’s Association, Chapter 17.
Show Schedule in Reaves Arena
April 3, show begins at 6:00 p.m.
April 4, 5, and 6, shows begin at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Free admission and parking for spectators
www.proamhorseshow.com
2013 Georgia Cattlemen’s Association Convention and Georgia Beef Expo
April 3-6
The annual Georgia Cattlemen’s Association Convention and the Georgia Beef Expo promote the beef cattle industry in Georgia. With a variety of cattle breeds on display, several cattle sales, trade show with vendors, and ample educational information, this promises to be a worthwhile activity for the beef cattle enthusiast.
Free spectator parking
Georgia Beef Expo admission free for spectators
www.gabeef.org/gca

The Peach Blossom Cluster Dog Show

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Looking for a doggone good time this April?  If so, come on out to the Perry GA Fairgrounds on April 10-13 for a tail wagging, howl at the moon good time.  That’s right the Peach Blossom Cluster Dog Shows are back for the 21st year and better than ever.  Check out the lineup of events…

Many more fun and informative events are scheduled so come out and enjoy man’s best friend at his/her best.

For more event details visit the Peach Blossom Cluster’s website http://www.peach-blossom.org/

 

 

Houston County Friends of the Library Old Book Sale

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Are you a bookworm? Do you know someone who loves books? If so, the annual Houston County Friends of the Library Old Book Sale is the place for you!  There are over 90,000+ books and media items sorted into 54 categories and they are all at bargain prices!

 

Georgia Grown Building
Near the Clock Tower (Use West Gate)
I-75 Exit 135

May 1, 2014 Thursday 10am – 8pm
$5 admission Thursday only
Friends Members enter free

May 2, 2014 Friday 9am-8pm
Free admission

May 3, 2014 Saturday 9am-3pm
Free admission // Books half-price on Saturday

“OMG” Oh My Georgia Festival and Market

This event will showcase GEORGIA only arts and craft vendors, small businesses and fresh vegetables and produce.  Prizes will also be hidden among the vendors ‑ you could find cash, t-shirts and many other “Georgia” items.  It will be a great time for the entire family.

June 14-15, 2014
“OMG-Oh My Georgia Festival and Market”
Hosted by Peach State Women
Georgia Grown Building
Heritage Hall
9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Admission $7 ($5 advance)
For additional information contact Christine Price 888-332-8984 or visit http://www.peachstatewomen.net