Busy summer ahead at The Forum River Center. Details @ forumrivercenter.com
Bartow County: The Beach at George Washington Carver Park is now open. Hours are Tuesday-Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; though Closed Mondays, the beach is open July 4th and Labor Day. Picnic tables and grills are available; however, no other fires allowed. There is no lifeguard on duty, swim at your own risk. Admission is $5 per car.
On the rivers: Check here if you’re planning a day on the water:
- River Ratz Tubing & Kayak: 706-728-4160. From Facebook: River Ratz is open this weekend.
- Euharlee Creek Outfitters: 770-607-1846.
Local river levels
- Etowah River near Dixon Landing/Grizzard Park off the Bypass: Latest report
- Oostanaula River at Turner McCall near Riverside Parkway: Latest report
- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers information hot line: Call for the water release schedule — 706-334-7213
What’s ahead next weekend:
Rome Braves will be hosting the Lexington Legends at State Mutual Stadium on Thursday-Sunday. Games are at 7 pm. on Thursday and Friday, 6 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. The Rome Braves Cowboy Hat Giveaway for the first 1,000 fans through the gates will be on Saturday. Sunday features Family Fun Day, $50 Family Fun Day Package includes 4 tickets, 4 hamburgers OR hot dogs, 4 sodas, 4 popcorns, 4 hats + free Kid Zone inflatable wristbands. Braves