• Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Visitor Center- Plains High School

    Jimmy Carter

    National Historic Site Georgia

Schedule Of Events


Annual Events

Each year the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site hosts several recurring events at both the Plains High School and the Boyhood Farm. The park is also involved in many of the activities which occur in Plains every year. The following is a list of these events.

January: Inauguration Day (Every 4 years)
February: President's Day; Academic Bowl
March: Peanut Classic Baseball Tournament
April: National Park Service Week
May: May Day Festival (Community of Archery/St. Mark AME Church); Old Farm
June: Camp JC- June Session
July: Camp JC- July Session
August: National Park Service Founders' Day
September: Plains Peanut Festival
October: Hispanic Festival
November: Syrup Day
December: Community Christmas Sing; Christmas in Archery;
Boyhood Farm Candlelight Tours


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Did You Know?

Dura Apartments Unit 9-A

Jimmy Carter returned to Plains, Georgia, in 1953 following his father's death to manage the family's agribusiness. That year he earned less than $200. His limited income qualified him to move into an apartment in the town's housing project for low income families.