Things To Do, Inside or Outside This Weekend
A sunny and warm weekend will give you spring fever. Here are a few suggestions to spend your time.
“Paulding’s Got Talent” Competition
When/Where: Saturday at the Dallas Theater, 7 p.m.; 208 Main St., Dallas
Why Go: Talent competition to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Price: $15 adults/$10 children
More Info: www.dallas-theather-civiccenter.com or 678-363-0813
Fourth-Annual Dinner/Dance Fundraiser
When/Where: Saturday, 6-11 p.m. at Che’ne Rouge, 86 Popular Springs Road, Hiram
Why Go: Benefit for the Family Alliance of Paulding. Dance and wear fashions from the 1950s to 1980s
Price: Individual tickets $50 (discounts for large parties)
More Info: E-mail Linda L. Verscharen at email@example.com or 770-842-6786
Winegrowers Association of Georgia 6th Wine Highway Weekend
When/Where: Friday, 2–5 p.m.; Saturday, noon–5 p.m.; Sunday, 12:30–5 p.m.; Ten North Georgia vineyards and wineries
Why Go: Three-day event for connoisseurs and novice wine tasters. Great weekend getaway for couples.
Price: A “passport” can be purchased at any of the 10 participating wineries for $25, which allows tastings at all 10 and a souvenir glass.
More Info: http://www.georgiawine.com/events/spring-wine-highway-weekend. Participating hotels are offering discounts
The Annual Mad Hatter’s Tea Party
Where/When: Saturday, 10 a.m.; Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County, 8652 Campbellton St., Douglasville
Why Go: Sponsored by the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville and the Douglasville's Chapter of American Business Women's Association. Tea sessions scheduled according to age. Each session will have age-appropriate games, story telling, tea and lunch, an egg hunt, gift bags and lots more.
Price: $25 for first child and adult; $15 per additional adult and $10 per additional child
More Info: http://www.artsdouglas.org or 770-949-2787
2011 Model Train Show
Where/When: Saturday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.– 4 p.m.; Cobb Galleria Centre, 2 Galleria Parkway, Atlanta
Why Go: Model train enthusiasts can enjoy 250 vendors, train layouts and displays, raffles and door prizes
Price: Adults $8 / Children under 12 are FREE
More Info: www.themodeltrainshow.com or 770-955-8000