Calendar of Events

The Okefenokee Festival

This year the Okefenokee Chamber of Commerce will host it’s 51st annual Okefenokee Festival.

Free

Okefenokee Wilderness Paddle and Book Signing

Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge 4159 Suwanee Canal Rd, Folkston, GA, United States

Join Georgia River Network and the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) as we celebrate the launch of the latest edition of the Canoeing and Kayaking Georgia guidebook with author Suzanne Welander! Participants will join the author on a gentle six-mile paddle on the Okefenokee Wilderness Canoe Trail followed by a book signing in the Refuge’s […]

$50

Okefenokee Adventure Weekend

Join the Georgia Conservancy for a weekend exploration of one of the most beautiful places in Georgia: the Okefenokee Swamp. Guests will have the opportunity to paddle the mysterious tea-colored water of the Okefenokee with esteemed naturalist Cathy Sakas and learn about the natural wonders and fascinating cultural history found in the Okefenokee National Wildlife […]

Okefenokee-Suwannee River Adventure

Paddle Georgia Okefenokee-Suwannee Ruver Adventure is a 2-day, 21-mile canoe/kayak event with camping at at historic Griffis Fish Camp near Fargo with catered meals, education programs and more. We will […]

“Okefenokee Destiny” Film Screening

Public Lands - Kennesaw 667 Ernest W Barrett Pkwy NW Ste 400, Kennesaw, GA, United States

Join Georgia River Network on Wednesday, January 11 from 6 - 7 PM for a free screening of award-winning film Okefenokee Destiny at Public Lands in Kennesaw. The screening will […]

Free

“Sacred Waters” Film Screening

Alumni Memorial University Center 630 Means Drive, Atlanta, GA

Join Okefenokee Protection Alliance (OPA)& Emory Ecological Society for a free screening of the award-winning film Sacred Waters: The Okefenokee in Peril. A brief roundtable discussion featuring leadership from the Okefenokee Protection Alliance and Okefenokee National […]

Free

“Sacred Waters” Film Screening

Tybee Post Theatre 10 Van Horne Ave, Tybee Island, GA

Join Okefenokee Protection Alliance (OPA) for a free screening of the award-winning film Sacred Waters: The Okefenokee in Peril. A brief roundtable discussion featuring leadership from the Okefenokee Protection Alliance and others will […]

Free

Save the Swamp Mardi Gras Party

Conklin Farm in Atlanta

The urgent fight to protect the Okefenokee Swamp from mining is burning brightly in Georgia right now, but we need your help to stoke the fire. To help advocates like […]

$50.00

Okefenokee Film Extravaganza

Plaza Theatre in Atlanta 1049 Ponce De Leon Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, GA

Join the Okefenokee Protection Alliance on March 14 at the Plaza Theatre in Atlanta as we share with you three short films showcasing the beauty and fragility of the Okefenokee […]

Free