Happy 2-2-22! February might be the shortest month of the year, but there's certainly no end to the events and holidays to celebrate in Henry County during the 28-day month!
This weekend the Garden Brother's Circus is in town at Atlanta Motor Speedway! We will be announcing our lucky winner of five tickets tomorrow! But you can get two-for-one-tickets for just $14.50.
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It's Black History Month
February is also Black History month. It is a good reminder to support black-owned businesses. It is also a good time to go in to Atlanta to see the Obama Portraits Tour at the High Museum of Art (through March 20). The High is the exclusive Southeast venue from this inspiring exhibition.
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It's Time for the Beijing 2022 Olympics
There are 109 events scheduled during the Beijing 2022 Olympics. NBC will carry highlights each evening, but if you just can't get enough Olympics? You're in luck: You can catch a livestream of every single event on Peacock, NBC's streaming service. Feb. 4-20. Get your family involved with these five Olympic Activities!
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Super Bowl - Are You Ready for Some Football?
We'll be there for the commercials, the food, and, oh yeah, the game itself. Make this giant edible football, guaranteed to be gone by the time Mary J. Blige takes the stage at the halftime show.
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We see the jewelry store ads too, but heartfelt words and a thoughtful, simple gesture like planning an evening together — even if it's at home for you exhausted parents — can mean the most. Feb. 14
Local Valentine Events
- February 5 from 1-3 p.m. at Clay Plaza join Macaroni Kid at the Valentine's Shop & Craft Open House - McDonough - Giveaways, crafts, shopping and more!
- February 11 Galentine's Day Paint & Sip at Party-By-Design in Stockbridge
- February 12 Griffin 2nd Saturday Cupid Shuffle downtown Griffin
- February 12 Smitten Kitten Ball at Rivers Ranch
- February 12 Valentine's Day Glow Party at Gym Tech
- February 12 Valentine Photo Session with Champagne and a Rose - Book your private couples session with Palombo Photography
- February 13 Valentine's Painting Party - FREE at Market by Macy's and Party-By-Design
- February 14 Valentine Parent's Night Out - Clayton County Parks & Rec
For more inspiration check out these Ten Date Night destinations in and around McDonough for Valentine's Day.
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Presidents' Day and Mid Winter Break
Presidents' Day (Feb. 21) was started to recognize the birth date of George Washington following his death in 1799. Who is your kids' favorite president? Can they tell you why? Research together to find new facts about our nation's leaders. President's Day kicks off a mid-winter break for students in Henry County.