- September 23FREE DAY: Museum Day Live! Sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine
The Museum Day Live! ticket provides free admission for two people per email address from 11:00am-4:00pm on September 23rd. The museum’s theme for the free event this year is “Pioneer Living.” Visitors with event tickets will not only get free admission to the museum, but can see demonstrations on the museum campus, including an 1860s chuckwagon complete with equipment provided by Grumpy’s Grub, participate in 19th century games on the lawn, and complete crafts inside the museum. Get your tickets now by visiting the following link: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live-2017/tickets/
- October 12Pat Garrow Lecture
More information TBA.
- October 28 - October 29Chiaha Harvest Fair
The Chiaha Harvest Fair will be held on October 28-29 this year from 10:00am-5:00pm at Ridge Ferry Park. Chieftains will once again host a table in the children’s activity tent. For just $1, children can create a Halloween “mask” and learn about the legend of the Cherokee Booger Mask and Dance.
- November 9 - November 12Rome International Film Festival
The 14th Annual Rome International Film Festival takes place November 9-12, 2017 in Downtown Rome, Georgia. Check it out for four days of feature length narratives, documentaries, animations and short films from around the world, as well as a series of workshops, parties and filmmaker Q&As.
- November 11Native American Heritage Month Free Day
Join us from 10:00am-5:00pm on November 11th for our Native American Heritage Month Free Day in conjunction with the Rome International Film Festival! Learn about Native American music and culture through a performance by Tommy Wildcat and then join master gardeners to learn about Native American agriculture and how to take care of our environment by making mud ball seed bombs.