- February 20 - June 30Ghost Paths Traveling Exhibit
Ghost Paths: A Walk Back into History Along the Trail of Tears is a traveling art exhibit by British photographer Elizabeth Waight. The exhibit will open to the public on February 20, 2016 and will continue until June 30, 2016.
- August 4Low Country Boil & Barbeque
Join us for our annual evening of food and fun at the 2016 Low Country Boil & Barbeque event scheduled for Thursday, August 4th at the Rome Civic Center. Doors open for the event at 6:00pm, which features an open bar and an all-you-can-eat buffet of low country boil and barbeque provided by Two Can Do Catering served at 7:15pm. Attendees will be able to choose from a variety of silent and live auction items. In addition, beautifully potted plant centerpieces will be available for sale again this year.
- September 24Museum Day Live! Sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine
Chieftains will once again participate in the annual Museum Day Live! event on Saturday, September 24th. In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket… for free. The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people during regular operating hours on the 24th from 10am-5pm.
One ticket is permitted per household, per email address. To download a ticket or for more information about this event and a list of participating museums and cultural institutions, please visit Smithsonian.com/museumday.