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
August: National Park Service Founders' Day
September: Plains Peanut Festival
November: Syrup Day
December: Community Christmas Sing; Christmas in Archery;


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Upcoming Events

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  • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site

    Christmas in Archery

    • Location: Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, December 10, 2016

    Celebrate Christmas like the Carter family would have done in the 1930s

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  • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site

    Park Closure

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Plains, Georgia
    Sunday, December 25, 2016

    Annually, Every 25th of December from 12/25/2012 to 12/25/2020

    Park Closure- Christmas

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  • Jimmy Carter National Historic Site

    Park Closure- New Years

    • Location: Plains, Georgia
    Sunday, January 1, 2017

    Annually, Every 1th of January from 01/01/2013 to 01/01/2020

    Park Closure

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Mailing Address:

300 North Bond Street
Plains, GA 31780


(229) 824-4104
The main number for the Jimmy Carter NHS

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