This first weekend in May has many fun-filled activities! Theatrical performances, concerts, family-friendly history events, a huge river rally and Cinco de Mayo promise to keep you entertained all weekend!
Thursday, May 2, 2019 | Lafayette Theatre Company
The Lafayette Society for Performing Arts (LSPA) presents Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple. Shows begin on Thursday, May 2 and run through Saturday, May 11. The production will take place in the Black Box at LSPA.
Cost: $17 for adults and $12 for students
Thursday, May 2, 2019 | New Horizon Theatre
Located in West Point Georgia, New Horizon Theatre presents The Addams Family Musical. This show runs through May 4th and follows the story of Wednesday Addams who has fallen in love for the first time.
Friday, May 3, 2019 | Sweetland Amphitheatre
Blues legend Buddy Guy will bring his signature polka-dot guitar, soulful vocals and fiery guitar riffs to Sweetland Amphitheatre. Along with up-and-coming blues superstar Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, you don’t want to miss this unforgettable performance.
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Legacy Museum on Main
Bring history to life at the Legacy Museum on Main. Stop in between 10am and noon for a FREE interactive history lesson and craft designed specifically for young historians!
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Biblical History Center
Roman Army Day features dramatic presentations from Roman soldier re-enactors. Other activities include bread making under the goat haired tents, weaving in the marketplace, Roman woodworking demonstrations, Archaeological children’s digs, Mediterranean dancers, mummy wrappings and more!
Cost: $20 per adult | $15 per child (ages 6-12)
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Downtown LaGrange
Join your friends for a Block Party on Bull Street in Downtown LaGrange. Listen to local band – The Headhunters and enjoy carryout drink and food specials from downtown eateries.
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Pure Life Studios
Enjoy live music from Greg Klyma in the Pure Life Studios listening room on Saturday, May 4th from 7:30 – 9:30pm.
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Sweetland Amphitheatre
The fourth annual Bowties and Pearls R&B and Soul concert will take place at Sweetland Amphitheatre on Saturday, May 4 from 7-11pm. This event is hosted by the Troup-Coweta Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Wild Leap Brew Co.
Attention Star Wars fans, enjoy craft beer and Star Wars movies in the Wild Leap taproom on May, 4. All who purchase a pitcher of beer will receive a free lightsaber. This event is free for all ages and costumes are encouraged!
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Chattahoochee Riverkeepers
Zip up your life jacket and join the Chattahoochee Riverkeepers for a river rally in West Point, Georgia this Saturday. After paddling the three-mile course, wind down with live music, local food, and fun activities for all ages!
Cost: River Rally – 21 and under $25, All others $35 | After Party- open to public
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | Wild Leap Brew Co.
Enjoy craft beer, live music, Mexican food and exclusive one day only beers at Wild Leap Brew Co. on Cinco de Mayo. All ages are welcome to attend this rain or shine event.