Downtown Cartersville News

Christmas & Kids Portraits@ Tonsmeire Studio

  December 2, 3, and 5 Packages range from $85 -$160 Please call 770-386-2702 for your child’s appointment time. These make great gifts & cards.

By | November 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Christmas & Kids Portraits@ Tonsmeire Studio

The 4th Annual Bluegrass and Folk Festival

Free event featuring bluegrass and folk music, plus food, drinks, vendors, and a kids’ corner CARTERSVILLE, GA – Cartersville Downtown Development Authority and Main Street Program are finalizing plans for the fourth annual Cartersville Bluegrass & Folk Festival, scheduled for Saturday, October 29th, in downtown Cartersville. This all-day festival will feature two stages of entertainment including bluegrass and folk music, as well as a kids’ area, complete with various games and activities. Held from 11 [...]

By | October 27th, 2016|Bluegrass & Folk Festival|Comments Off on The 4th Annual Bluegrass and Folk Festival

2016-17 Century Bank Entertainment Series at The Grand Theatre Events Announced

  The Grand Theatre in downtown Cartersville has released the lineup for the 2016-2017 Century Bank Entertainment Series at The Grand Theatre. “While the transition to our new ticketing software took much longer than we anticipated and delayed our announcement, the upgrade will be of great benefit to our patrons”, stated Grand Theatre Administrator Matt Santini. “Century Bank’s leadership and commitment to The Grand and our community continues, and we are thankful for their continued [...]

By | October 14th, 2016|News|Comments Off on 2016-17 Century Bank Entertainment Series at The Grand Theatre Events Announced

The Bartow History Museum welcomes Dr. Brent Tharp

"Preserving Their Form and Features": The Role of Coffins in the American Understanding of Death, 1607-1870. Cartersville, GA – October 13, 2016 – The Bartow History Museum welcomes Dr. Brent Tharp, who will discuss how as artifacts, coffins, have played an important role in shaping and reflecting American attitudes toward death. Viewed by some as merely examples of modern commercial greed imposed on a grieving public, coffins, in fact, have a long history as important [...]

By | October 14th, 2016|News|Comments Off on The Bartow History Museum welcomes Dr. Brent Tharp

HALLOWEEN PICTURES

    HALLOWEEN PICTURES OCTOBER 31ST 10-6 , PACKAGES $15 ALL AGES WELCOME AT TONSMEIRE STUDIO 29 NORTH WALL STREET NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED  

By | October 12th, 2016|News|Comments Off on HALLOWEEN PICTURES

Ron Goss Lending a Hand in Rebuilding Old National Bank Building

Cartersville, GA – July 11, 2016 – The Bartow History Museum welcomes Historic Preservationist Ron Goss to its Lunch and Learn series on July 20th at noon. Goss will talk about the origins and early history of the First National Bank building located at 34 W. Main Street. In addition, he will discuss the reason(s) for its appearance change during the 1960’s as well as its transition from bank to offices. Join us on the [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Ron Goss Lending a Hand in Rebuilding Old National Bank Building

Fourth of July Parade and Activities Set for Cartersville.

Cartersville’s annual Fourth of July celebration, including a parade, concert and fireworks, is set for Monday, July 4. Stars & Stripes Over Cartersville is presented by the Cartersville Optimist Club in cooperation with WBHF FM 100.3 and AM 1450.  The parade is presented by Metro Kia of Cartersville. This year’s parade theme, “Heroes” Real and Imagined”, will feature as parade Grand Marshalls the real heroes, our local veterans and members of the Carl Boyd Post [...]

By | June 24th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Fourth of July Parade and Activities Set for Cartersville.

Downtown Cartersville Art Market

  The Cartersville Downtown Development Authority and Main Street Program is excited to announce our first annual Downtown Art Market. This event evolved out of a partnership with the Booth Photography Guild and the Booth Artists Guild to bring a one of a kind art market to Downtown Cartersville. The event is scheduled for Saturday, May 21st, and will be held downtown in Friendship Plaza. The market will feature over 30 artists from the surrounding [...]

By | May 19th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Downtown Cartersville Art Market

Life in Adairsville: An Anecdotal History of a Small North Georgia Town

  Cartersville, GA – May 18, 2016 - Bartow History Museum welcomes author, Danny Pelfrey, the force behind the compilation, as well as one of the authors of the 374 page book on the history of Adairsville, to the upcoming evening lecture series on May 26th at 7 p.m. at the museum. The beautiful hardcover volume is entitled, Life in Adairsville: An Anecdotal History of a Small North Georgia Town. Mr. Pelfrey will be available [...]

By | May 18th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Life in Adairsville: An Anecdotal History of a Small North Georgia Town

BHM Presents Savor the Memories Preserving Family Recipes: How to Save and Celebrate your Food Traditions

Savor the Memories Preserving Family Recipes: How to Save and Celebrate your Food Traditions Cartersville, GA – May 5, 2016 – The Bartow History Museum welcomes Valerie Frey, who will discuss her latest book, Preserving Family Recipes: How to Save and Celebrate your Food Traditions, on May 18th at noon. Frey will discuss the value of recipes, exploring them as historical documents. She will also talk about working with older recipes, give basic tips on [...]

By | May 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on BHM Presents Savor the Memories Preserving Family Recipes: How to Save and Celebrate your Food Traditions
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