Save the Date | Callaway Gardens Signature Events

If you need even more reasons to visit Callaway Gardens, there are special events each year that draw visitors from far and wide. There are also seasonal, monthly, weekly and daily events to keep the whole family entertained.


Symphony on the Sand with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Friday, April 24, 2015

With the stage set up on the beach at Robin Lake and a stunning display of fireworks over the water, there’s not a bad seat in the house at this annual fundraising event. The sounds of the symphony played in this gorgeous natural setting are a delight for all who attend, whether they are seated at a stage-front table or in the spacious lawn area.

Memorial Day Weekend Festival Featuring the Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament

Friday, May 22, 2015 to Monday, May 25, 2015

The annual Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament is known worldwide as a water sport event that can’t be missed. 2015 will mark the 56th year of this prestigious tournament which features both adult and junior competitors. Plenty of fun attractions are available for attendees including live music, a farmers market, beach activities, kids zones, food and drink, and more.

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FSU Flying High Circus

Friday, May 29, 2015 to Friday, July 31, 2015

Every summer since 1961, the FSU Flying High Circus sends their top performers to take residence at Callaway Gardens, where they keep audiences on the edge of their seats with trapeze acts, high wire walks, juggling performances and much more. The performers also serve as Summer Family Adventure camp counselors. Performances are free of charge.

July 4th Weekend Star Spangled Beach Party

Friday, July 3, 2015 to Sunday, July 5, 2015

This annual weekend long celebration of all things red, white and blue is full of beach activities, live music, performances and, of course, spectacular fireworks displays. Robin Lake Beach becomes the headquarters for an all-American weekend that all ages will enjoy.

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Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival

Friday, September 4, 2015 to Sunday, September 6, 2015

End the summer season with this spectacular festival that is sure to delight the whole family. With night time Balloon Glow displays, tethered balloon rides, a classic car show, disc dog demonstrations, a 5K race and triathlon, a pyrotechnic skydiving demonstration, photography class, live music, a kids zone and some of Atlanta’s finest food trucks, the 17th annual event is sure to be a memorable one.

The Steeplechase at Callaway Gardens

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Every year on the first Saturday in November, the Steeplechase features thoroughbreds racing through woodland surroundings. Bring your own tailgate and picnic supplies for a full day of fun or purchase food in the infield at Taste of the Chase. Pony rides, a foxhound parade, a hat contest and much more will round out this fantastic fall event.

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Fantasy in Lights

Friday, November 21, 2014 to Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Known as the most spectacular holiday light and sound show in the South, Fantasy in Lights features 8 million lights throughout 15 dazzling scenes. Specialty nights throughout the festival’s schedule include pet night, motorcycle night, bicycle night, photography workshop and more. Make your vacation during this time even more special with holiday happenings like photos with Santa, story time with Mrs. Claus, holiday floral displays, shopping and dining in Christmas Village and much more.


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