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This Week in GeorgiaGov: State Holidays

Start the New Year with a Hike!

December 19, 2017

Throughout the United States, hikers — experienced and new — will hit the trails on January 1 as part of the First Day Hikes program. You can get involved at any of dozens of participating Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites.

How You Can Get Involved and Give Back this Season

December 5, 2017

Do the twinkling lights and jingle bells have you in a giving mood? Check out our list of programs and organizations to see where you can help this holiday season.

Veterans Day 2017

November 10, 2017

On Veterans Day, we honor all who served our nation. Thank you, veterans!

2017 Memorial Day Message

May 25, 2017

This weekend, we honor those members of our military who have given their lives in service to our nation. We thank the many who sacrificed so much so that we could know freedom.

4 Offbeat Ways to Bring in the New Year in Georgia

December 29, 2016

Looking for a different way to celebrate on New Year’s Eve in Georgia? Check out these unique ideas for bringing in the new year!

6 Popular Holiday Destinations in Georgia

December 13, 2016

If you want to get away for the holidays, Georgia offers some great places to stay and spend quality time with the family.  Check out these popular holiday destinations in Georgia.

Many Thanks to Yamacraw Chief, Tomochichi, Georgia’s Co-Founder

November 23, 2016

Famous Yamacraw chief and friend of General James Oglethorpe, Mico Tomochichi has been called the co-founder of Georgia.

2016 Veterans Day Message

November 10, 2016

See the spirit and commitment behind Veterans Day with Commissioner Mike Roby.

September 2016: Labor Day, Fall and Square Dancing

September 1, 2016

Monday is Labor Day! Let’s welcome in September with a little information on this annual holiday.

Fireworks: What’s Legal In Georgia?

June 28, 2016

When it comes to fireworks, find out what's legal in Georgia.

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