Experience and compare white and red wines from France, Italy, and the United States with Callaway Gardens’ food and beverage experts. Keep the comemorative Celebrate Spring! engraved wine glass. $10 per person. Cash only.
Grab your basket and come to Robin Lake Beach, where we’ll stage an epic hunt for candy and prize eggs for all ages. Hunts take place by age group (see below) and the Easter Bunny will be on hand to pose for pictures. There will also be face painting as well as a DJ providing entertainment throughout the event.
1 pm: Toddlers to 3-year-olds
2 pm: Dedicated sections for 4- to 5-year-olds; 6- to 8-year-olds; 9- to 11-year-olds
3 pm: 12- to -18-year-olds and Parents/Seniors
Egg hunts are free with paid admission to Callaway Gardens.
Begin Easter Sunday with a non-denominational sunrise service delivered by Marc Pritchett of R.U.S.H. Ministries and Mountain View Baptist Church of Thomaston, Ga., alongside Robin Lake Beach under the Ski Pavilion. Callaway Gardens' natural beauty serves as a fitting backdrop for this special time of worship and remembrance.Guests should enter through the Beach gate on U.S. Hwy. 27.
Symphony on the Sand with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
April 25, Gates open at 5 p.m., Concert starts at 8 p.m.(Robin Lake Beach)
This Callaway Gardens tradition features the award-winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestraperforming under the stars on Robin Lake Beach. Tickets range from lawn seating to stage-front tables, which can be enhanced with seasonal flower arrangements from the Gardens. Proceeds from Symphony on the Sand benefit the not-for-profit Ida Cason Callaway Foundation™ in its mission to offer fine arts, educational and horticultural programs. To purchase tickets, visit www.callawaygardens.com/aso or call 1-800-CALLAWAY (225-5292).
$10 - $400. To purchase tickets, visit www.callawaygardens.com/aso or call 1-800-CALLAWAY (225-5292).
Each Spring, Callaway Gardens’ landscape explodes with one of the world’s largest displays of native and cultivated azaleas – more than 20,000 of them – plus fresh blooms of dogwoods, crabapples, daffodils, tulips and more. These sweeping floral vistas form the stunning backdrop to invigorating recreational pursuits, fascinating educational experiences and special events designed to celebrate the grandeur of the season. A series of themed weekends, known collectively as Celebrate Spring!, feature special activities and events for families and friends to share against the backdrop of these dazzling surroundings.
Summer Sunset Concert Kickoff: Country Artist Frankie Ballard
Country music newcomer Frankie Ballard is a little classic country, blues, and southern rock. His first No. 1 hit single “Helluva Life,” is from his newly released debut record “Sunshine & Whiskey.” This is one show you won’t want to miss.
Plus, nationally-syndicated radio host Bobby Bones will be at the show with his band, The Raging Idiots, with special guest Lindsay Ell. And, Georgia native and Georgia Music Awards Winner Ricky Gunn is bringing a fresh new head bobbing, boot stomping sound to country music. His new record “King of this Town” will be out this spring.
All of this in the fun setting of Callaway Gardens’ Robin Lake Beach. Gates open at 5 p.m. Concert begins at 6 p.m.
To purchase an overnight package with tickets, CLICK HERE.
Advance tickets are $20* per person. To purchase tickets, CLICK HERE.
*Ticket prices do not include taxes or service fees. Same-Day Ticket Price is $25 per person.
**In the event of rain, the show will move to the Beach Dome.
**No coolers will be permitted.
Advance tickets are $20* per person. Same-Day Ticket Price is $25 per person.
17800 US Hwy 27
Pine Mountain, GA 31822
The Callaway Gardens Duathlon, now in its 16th year, consists of a 5K run, a 30K bike and a 5K run. Many competitors use it as a "test run" for the Callaway Gardens Sprint Triathlon, held on Sunday, June 15, 2014. The first 5K run is counter-clockwise around Robin Lake Circle, a flat and fast course. The bike portion follows Robin Lake Circle, Mountain View Drive, Discovery Parkway and Scenic Drive, all surrounded by the woodland beauty of Callaway Gardens. The finishing run follows the same course as the first run, but in the opposite direction.
Not up for the full Duathlon? A separate 5K run begins at 7:50 a.m.
and follows the fast counter-clockwise course around Robin Lake Circle.
A special Fitness Series Overnight Rate is available and includes Gardens admission for each day of stay and day of departure. Call 1.800.CALLAWAY (225.5292) for reservations or more information.
Admission to Callaway Gardens for Athletes and SpectatorsAthletes who register by deadline: Complimentary Gardens admissionAthletes who register late: Half-price Gardens admission of $9 (regular admission is $18)Spectators: Half-price Gardens admission of $9, or $30 per vehicle (whichever is less)
$35 - $150 (Registration Fees)
Admission to the Gardens
Athletes who register by deadline: Complimentary Gardens admission
Athletes who register late: Half-price Gardens admission of $9 (regular admission is $18)
Spectators: Half-price Gardens admission of $9, or $30 per vehicle (whichever is less)
For more information on the race, please call Dave Johnson Enterprises at 770.565.5208.
Master’s Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament™
Kick off Summer 2014 with a splash! Our Memorial Day Weekend Festival features the 55th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament® and a host of other fun attractions at Robin Lake Beach including live music, the Callaway Gardens Farmers Market, beach activities, kids zones, great food, drink specials and much more.
The Masters features the greatest athletes in water sports competing on beautiful Robin Lake. Come early and stake out your spot on the beach to soak up rays and take in all the action. The Masters’ festival-like atmosphere also includes a merchandise plaza featuring state-of-the-art water sports equipment, clothes and demo models by title sponsor
Nautique®. For more information, visit www.masterswaterski.com.