Healthy competition keeps life interesting. Here’s our favorite ways to win in #DublinGA.
1. Stand Tall
Where the dream began. MLK Monument Park and First African Baptist Church have two beautiful new sculptures designed with Dr. King’s vision in mind. You are invited to join in the inspiring unveiling Sunday, April 15th at 3 PM at 405 Telfair Street.
2. Culinary Champion
Become the culinary champion of your home as you learn the art of pasta making, the craftsmanship behind presentation, and the joy of divine dessert preparation as Maria gives tips, tools, and secrets during a Cooking Class at Dublin Farm Tuesday, April 10th at 5:30 PM. Designed for any skill level, register now!
3. Master The Universe
Immerse yourself in the action packed film Ready Player One at The Martin Movie House this week. Sit on the edge of your seat as Wade Watts masters an expansive virtual reality universe. Catch the action April 10th through 12th at 7 PM!
4. Hey Batter Batter Batter
Grab your lucky bat, ball, or glove, and hit the field at Southern Pines. Challenge your pals to a game of soccer, football, baseball, or kickball, and enjoy the expansive fields the park has to offer.
5. Food For Thought
Knowledge is power, power’s found in greens, and greens can be gathered at Market on Madison every Saturday, April through October. A delicious prize will be given to the first person to find the Market Mouse, hidden on site!
6. Show Off Style
Meet nationally recognized stylists from Annieglass and Herend as they teach you the proper way to style your dinner table Thursday, April 12th from 4 PM to 7 PM. Smith’s Jewelers annual event “Gather” is always a delightful evening of cocktails, treats, giveaways, and special offers!
7. Winner Winner Chicken Dinner
Dine in at Deanos! Featured inside of the 2017 Georgia Eats Magazine, they’re certainly award worthy. With menu selections like chicken cacciatore, calamari, and thin crust pizza, this restaurant stays winning.
8. Bragging Rights
Grab a gal pal, a pair of knitting needles, and yarn because the Laurens County Library is hosting a Hand Knitting event with Archie Gunn Thursday, April 12th from 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM. After learning how to properly knit, we challenge you to see which of you can knit the longest scarf! Winner gets bragging rights and new duds!
9. Friendly Competition
Stand in the same place Martin Luther King Jr. stood when you participate in the contest during which MLK make his public debut at the age of 14. Annual Oratorical Speech Contest: A Celebration Of MLK will be April 15th from 4 PM to 6 PM at First African Baptist Church. Registration is free, and cash prizes will be given in each age group.
Scramble on the green as you compete in the Student Ministry Benefit Golf Tournament hosted by Dudley Baptist Church. Saturday, April 14th tee time will be from 1:30 PM- 5:30 PM at Riverview Golf Course. Register your 4 man team for just $200 and get PUTTin’.
“Come home to the country” and enjoy the relaxing rustic feel Dublin Farm Bed & Breakfast has to offer. Enjoy breakfast on the sunny-terrace or in the comfort of your suite. Fridays and Saturdays you can stroll to the on site Ristorante da Maria to enjoy a 5 course Italian cuisine.
12. Dance Champ
Become a line dancing pro during the Dublin Boot Scooter Line Dancer class. Beginners meet Thursdays at the Stubbs Park Activity Building, from 12 PM to 1 PM, senior beginners meet 1 PM to 2 PM. Show off your new skills every Monday at 7:15 PM during regular class time. Line dancing classes are just $5 monthly!
13. Fashion Police
Become a trend setter and slip into something more comfortable with Mint! Dublin’s exclusive dealer of Charleston Shoe Company, Mint now stocks this line of handmade footwear geared for everything from cobblestones-to-cocktails. Shop Mint and you’ll be on the easy street to style!
14. Jazz Sensations
Groove to the music as jazz sensations The Monty Cole Quintet perform during Jazz A La Carte hosted at the OFTC Dubose Porter Center on Saturday, April 21st at 5 PM. A silent auction will take place and raffle tickets will be sold, to participate in Dublin-Laurens Art Council’s only fundraiser! Tickets start at $40 and can be purchased by calling (478)277-0798 or (478)697-2601.
15. Worship Warriors
Purchase tickets now, to get your praise and worship on next Saturday, April 21st at 7 PM at Theatre Dublin as World Vision presents Sidewalk Prophets Something Different Tour with special guest Bonray. Take part in an inspirational night of music, worship, and storytelling.
16. Gobbler Game
This seasons game of choice is wild turkey at River Bend WMA & Beaverdam WMA. Bring your shotguns, muzzle loading firearms, longbows, crossbows, or compound bows and test your aim against your hunting buds! Purchase your hunting license HERE.
17. Solve The Case
Purchase tickets now for Dublin Mainstreet Players presentation of the murder mystery Death By Chocolate Friday, April 26th and Saturday, April 27th from 7 PM to 10 PM at the Dublin Country Club. Dine with caution as together you investigate the murder of Edith Chiles. Tickets are available now at Colleen’s China located at 1801 Rice Avenue and Morris Bank located at 301 Bellevue Avenue.
18. Fishtastic Tournament
“I’m on a boat!” Fasten your life jackets and secure your lucky bait! Buckeye Park Boat Landing is home to the annual Oconee River Catfish Tournament. Start up your boat Friday, April 27th and be ready for weigh-ins at noon April 28th! Sign up by April 18th for just $50 to ensure your chance at winning FISH-tastic prizes- kids 16 and under fish free with an adult.