- 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 into the summer.
- May 14We "Dig" History--You Can Too!
DISCOVER the world of archaeology at two of Rome’s historic museums–FREE to the public! Join us Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 10:00am-4:00pm as we celebrate Georgia Archaeology Month. The event will take place at The Rome Area History Museum from 10:00am-2:00pm and at Chieftains Museum from 1:00-4:00pm.
- May 27"Shine in the Pines" Moonshine Tasting Event
This year’s “Shine in the Pines” Moonshine Tasting Event will be on Friday, May 27, 2016 from 6:00-9:00 pm. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the gate. Tickets go on sale May 1st.
- June 20 - June 22History Explorers Camp
Chieftains Museum will give local students a chance to explore local history with a free summer camp scheduled for June 20-22, 2016. The History Explorers Camp will offer a chance for twenty 4th grade students to spend three days learning more about the history of Rome & Floyd County.