15th annual September Saturdays Festival 2017 at the Douglas County Courthouse
FREE ADMISSION - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - NON-FOOD VENDOR REGISTRATION AVAILABLESeptember Saturdays is the largest annual festival and community event in Douglas County. Its sole purpose is to foster community by creating an event where any resident, regardless of situation, can come and enjoy fun, fellowship, camaraderie, and inclusion. A community only gets stronger when it communicates!September Saturdays is unique in that it is held on two consecutive Saturdays in September, so that people have two chances to attend. There is no cost to attend - charging for any festival feature might preclude someone from coming, and this festival is for everyone. Festival expenses are paid by Douglas County and the generosity of community-minded businesses, so that the festival, parking and all features can have free admission.September Saturdays is held inside and on the grounds of the Douglas County Courthouse, 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville, Georgia 30134. Parking is available on the Courthouse grounds and on surrounding properties. A free van shuttle service is provided from adjacent parking areas.September Saturdays 2017 will be our 15th year - and it will be bigger and better than ever! Mark your calendars for Saturdays, September 23 and 30, 2017!Festival Features Each Saturday11:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Community Marketplace with over 100 vendors Choral Concerts on the Courthouse Steps every 30 minutes beginning at 12 noon Food Court Children's Play Area with inflatable games and Animal Shelter pet adoptions Family Amusement Rides, including train, carnival ride, inflatable games, rock climbing wall, and rock 'n roller Computerized Child ID Program (inside the Courthouse Atrium, 1st floor) Free and Confidential HIV Testing by Cobb & Douglas Public Health (cheek swab, no needles, no blood) with results in 20 minutes (inside the Courthouse Atrium, 3rd floor and a lot more! September 23 Family Day + School Expo + Jobs Fair will feature booths from schools of the Douglas County School System in which the schools will promote and explain their programs, and possibly raise funds for the school. Local and regional industries, manufacturers & businesses will host tents in the jobs fair area to recruit new employees. September 30 Heroes Day + Touch-a-Truck Experience + Jobs Fair will feature equipment and vehicles from military, law enforcement, public safety, and community service agencies. Local and regional industries, manufacturers & businesses will host tents in the jobs fair area to recruit new employees. FAQs Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? There are no age limits. This is a community festival suitable for all ages. What are my parking options getting to the event? Parking is free in lots surrounding the Douglas County Courthouse. A free shuttle will run constantly between the Multi-modal Transportation Center (1/4 mile behind the Courthouse), the Woodie Fite Senior Center (1/4 mile adjacent to the Courthouse), and the Festival grounds at the Courthouse. The shuttle will run from 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. What can/can't I bring to the event? No alcohol is permitted. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Wes Tallon, Director, Douglas County Department of Communications and Community Relations 770.920.7593 firstname.lastname@example.org Is my registration/ticket transferrable? No Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No - once you register as a vendor, we have the record. What is the refund policy? Refunds will be issued up to one week prior to the festival. Refunds will not be issued due to weather. September Saturdays is a rain-or-shine event. FAQs Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? No
8700 Hospital Dr
Douglasville, GA 30134
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