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Pioneer Day

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

*NOTE:  Due to rainy weather forecast for the originally planned date, Pioneer Day is now Saturday, March 16th.

Callaway Gardens is hosting our very first Pioneer Day, Saturday, March 16th at the Historic Log Cabin. Join us as we spend a day in the life of pioneers and learn how to churn butter, assemble handmade crafts, and even “milk a cow.” Watch reenactors display skills such as wood splitting, blacksmithing, lye soap making, and cooking.  Take a step back in time to the mid-1800s!

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This event is included in general Gardens admission! (FREE for Annual Members and Resort Guests)!

 

BUY ADMISSION TICKET

Buy in Advance Online and Save! General Admission to Callaway Gardens includes access to all of our facilities including the Virginia Hand Callaway Discovery Center, Cecil B. Day Butterfly Center, Ida Cason Callaway Memorial Chapel, Callaway Brothers Azalea Bowl, and our many walking and biking trails.A wonderful way to spend your day

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Date:
March 16
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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