Today's lake level: 1,067.95
Your complete online news, information, and recreation guide to Lake Lanier
Oct. 1, 2014
4:17 pm
Currently
80°
Fair
Humidity: 45
SW at 4mph
Forecast

Events

Submit Your Event

Upcoming Lake Events


Oct 4 2014

When: 6-9 p.m. October 4.
Where: Lanier Olympic Venue Plaza, Clarks Bridge Park, 3105 Clarks Bridge Rd., Gainesville
Tickets: Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Free to children younger than 10. Reservations for a table of 8 are $40; seating for 10 is $50.
Reservations: Tickets may be purchased via PayPal through the LLRC website (www.lakelanierrowingclub.org) or by phone at 770-287-0077.
Oct 10 2014

2014 State Fall Games and State Horse Show
October 10 - 12, 2014
Gainesville, GA

Who:
1,650 Athletes
540 Coaches
350 Unified Partners
1,170 Volunteers
Countless Family and Friends!

Where:
North Hall Park
Laurel Park
Chicopee Woods Golf Course
Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center

Sports:
Bocce
Cycling
Equestrian
Golf
Softball

For More Information:

Sponsorships
Georgia Milton-Sheats
770-414-9390 ext. 106
georgia.milton-sheats@specialolympicsga.org

Volunteers
Stephen Sparks
229-292-6955
stephen.sparks@specialolympicsga.org

Events
Charles White – Fall Games
229-834-8277
charles.white@specialolympicsga.org

Kelli Britt – Horse Show
770-414-9390 ext. 122
kelli.britt@specialolympicsga.org
Oct 11 2014

2014 State Fall Games and State Horse Show
October 10 - 12, 2014
Gainesville, GA

Who:
1,650 Athletes
540 Coaches
350 Unified Partners
1,170 Volunteers
Countless Family and Friends!

Where:
North Hall Park
Laurel Park
Chicopee Woods Golf Course
Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center

Sports:
Bocce
Cycling
Equestrian
Golf
Softball

For More Information:

Sponsorships
Georgia Milton-Sheats
770-414-9390 ext. 106
georgia.milton-sheats@specialolympicsga.org

Volunteers
Stephen Sparks
229-292-6955
stephen.sparks@specialolympicsga.org

Events
Charles White – Fall Games
229-834-8277
charles.white@specialolympicsga.org

Kelli Britt – Horse Show
770-414-9390 ext. 122
kelli.britt@specialolympicsga.org
Oct 11 2014
A funraising event, supporting our military

When: Saturday, October 11, 2014
Time: 10 am - Gates open & registraton
          2:30 pm - Awards
          Rain Date: October 12
Where: Lake Lanier Islands’ Peachtree Point, 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA 30518
Activites: Care shoe, BBQ, live music, activities for the whole family
Lodging: Available at Legacy Lodge at Lake Lanier Islands Resort
Cost: Vehicle Entry Fee - $20; General Admission (includes parking) - $10, Free gate entry with active military ID, Children under 6 - free. Entry admission includes: parking, live music, prizes & trophies for multiple vehicls classes
More info: www.lakelanierautoshow.com, 770-904-1421

Oct 12 2014

2014 State Fall Games and State Horse Show
October 10 - 12, 2014
Gainesville, GA

Who:
1,650 Athletes
540 Coaches
350 Unified Partners
1,170 Volunteers
Countless Family and Friends!

Where:
North Hall Park
Laurel Park
Chicopee Woods Golf Course
Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center

Sports:
Bocce
Cycling
Equestrian
Golf
Softball

For More Information:

Sponsorships
Georgia Milton-Sheats
770-414-9390 ext. 106
georgia.milton-sheats@specialolympicsga.org

Volunteers
Stephen Sparks
229-292-6955
stephen.sparks@specialolympicsga.org

Events
Charles White – Fall Games
229-834-8277
charles.white@specialolympicsga.org

Kelli Britt – Horse Show
770-414-9390 ext. 122
kelli.britt@specialolympicsga.org
Oct 25 2014
Flotilla 29 of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Lake Lanier, announces a one-day, seven-lesson “About Boating Safely” course.  The course is scheduled for Saturday, October 25. The course also serves as a PWC certified course for children under the age of 16. The course will be given at the Coast Guard Auxiliary Operations Center, 6595 Lights Ferry Rd., Flowery Branch, on the left just before the entrance to Aqualand Marina. Classes run from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., and cost is $35.  Discounts are available for additional family members. Successful completion of this course could result in a reduction in your boat’s insurance premium. 
 
Course contents include:
• Know your boat
• Before you get underway
• Navigating the waterways
• Operating your vessel safely
• Legal requirements of boating
• Boating emergencies
• Enjoying watersports
• State of Georgia regulations

More info: For additional information and information on registering for this course, please contact:
Sara Snyder, Public Education Officer, at (770)841-8388 or asbs10@comcast.net

Nov 8 2014

Learn the Basics of Boating!
  • Boat Handling – Docking and Trailering
  • Safety Equipment and Procedures
  • Navigation Basics – Rules of the Road
  • Boat Types and Terminology

This one-day class is great for adults and teens. The class provides PWC certification for ages 12-15 and meets the new GA boating education requirements that go into effect July 1, 2014. The class is approved by the State of Georgia Department of Natural Resources (GA DNR) and by the National Association of the State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA).

Location:  Lake Lanier Management Office, 1050 Buford Dam Road, Buford, GA
Time: Saturday, November 8, 2014; 8:30 am - 5 pm
Cost: For your text is $35 and families may share. Additional family members sharing a text are just $15 each.
For more information:  Visit www.atlantasboatingclub.com or email ABC@usps-atlanta.org

You may be able to save on your boat insurance after taking a “America’s Boating Course” class – check with your agent for details!
Copyright © 2011 Lakeside News. Internet Marketing Company: Full Media