Enjoy your summer in Douglasville!

Summer is here and there is so much going on in Douglasville, whether you are here for a few days or making it a stay-cation, we hope that you will Create Experiences that Matter in Douglasville!!

Start with a trip to downtown Douglasville and try out the new Cornhole boards and Ping Pong table courtesy of Keep Douglasville Beautiful and DeNyse Signs at the “Pocket Park”, just across the street from the Douglas County Chamber (6658 Church St.). Cornhole bags can be checked out from Douglasville City Hall  (6695 Church St.) or the Douglas County Chamber.

After a game or two at the pocket park, walk on over to the Lending Libraries (6661 Lending LibraryChurch St.) adjacent to the pocket park – and discover a new book or two!

Lending libraries encourage you to “Take a book now, leave one later.” There are two libraries, one with adult books and another with children’s books. 

The libraries were a collaborative effort put together by the Douglasville Convention & Visitors Bureau, Downtown Development Authority & the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County. The West Georgia Regional Library System assisted by donating the initial collection of books for both libraries.

Wednesday Wind Down has returned to O’Neal plaza this summer!

WWDThe 2019 series kicked off June 5th!

Here is a look at this year’s lineup!

Concerts will take place each Wednesday from 7 – 9:30 PM throughout the summer with the series concluding on August 14th.

 

 

Discounted Admission to Six Flags & White Water

Did you know that the Douglasville Welcome Center sells discounted Six Flags Over Georgia & Six Flags White Water tickets? The welcome center has one day general

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admission tickets to Six Flags as well as two park combo passes to Six Flags and White Water with parking passes!

Tickets can be purchased Monday – Friday   8 AM – 5 PM at Douglasville City Hall located at 6695 Church St. Douglasville, GA 30134. Tickets can be purchased with cash or check. Credit & debit cards are also now accepted! Note: A convenience fee of 2.5% or $2 (whichever is greater) will be passed onto the  card holder for using this service.

 

Screen on the Greens

The Douglasville Parks & Recreation Department is hosting Screen on the Greens this Friday, July 19 starting at 8:30 PM at Hunter Park (8830 Gurley Rd. Douglasville). They will be showing “Ralph Breaks the Internet” bring your blanket or chair and enjoy a movie under the stars! 

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Ice Cream Social

Who wants FREE ice cream?? Join the Main Street Douglasville Program this Sunday, July 21st [National Ice Cream Day] from 3-5 PM on O’Neal Plaza as they will be giving away FREE servings of Ice Cream – servings are on a first come, first serve basis so be sure to get there early!

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Douglas County Film Trail

Have you checked out the Douglas County Film Trail yet? What are you waiting for?! Discover where some of your favorite TV shows & movies were filmed, with the Douglas County Film Trail! 

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Explore where Katniss & Gale walked in Sweetwater Creek State Park for the filming of “The Hunger Games” or where Jim Hopper investigated the paranormal of “Stranger Things” in Downtown Douglasville that was cast as Hawkins, Indiana.

Notable locations throughout Douglasville & Douglas County have been marked with ‘DC Film Trail’ signs to designate them as official film locations! Navigate to the movie reel, on douglascountyfilmtrail.com, to explore all of the possible stops along the trail! 

 

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Douglasville Convention & Visitors Bureau
12385 Veterans Memorial Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134

http://www.VisitDouglasville.com| 770.947.5920