Callaway Gardens

Make every day a beach day – and more – this Summer at Callaway Gardens!  Just an hour from Atlanta, the entire family can enjoy swimming at the beach; Aqua Island water playground; laser tag; water sports like skiing, wakeboarding and tubing; circus performances by the Florida State University “Flying High” Circus; and more!  Admission also includes visits to one of North America’s largest butterfly centers, fascinating birds of prey shows, 10 miles of bike trails and many other attractions.  Add a round of golf, tennis, fishing, dining or shopping to create your ideal Summer getaway at Callaway Gardens.  For a true escape from the city, various overnight accommodations are available to meet every budget.  Purchase a Friends & Family Annual Pass to experience the fun of Callaway Gardens 365 days a year – plus, you’ll receive passholder perks and discounts throughout the year! Learn more at or call 1-800-CALLAWAY (225-5292).


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Activity: Paper-plate Clown

The circus is taking over at Callaway Gardens. Top performers keep audiences on the edge of their seats with trapeze acts, highwire walks, juggling performances and much more. Get the little ones excited before heading out to see the wild entertainers with these easy-to-make paper-plate clowns!

Paper Plate
Construction Paper

Trace your hands on colored construction paper and cut them out.
Glue hands to the sides of the paper plate
Cut a triangle hat out of colored construction paper
Glue hat to top of the paper plate
Cut two triangle eyes out of colored construction paper
Cut a circular nose out of colored construction paper
Cut a smiley mouth out of colored construction paper
Glue eyes, nose, and mouth to paper plate
Add some more facial features, designs, and colors with markers
Now smile- you made a clown!

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