OHC Upcoming Events

Not only does the Okefenokee Heritage Center have a large selection of heritage displays, it also has a lot going on within the community. If you’re visiting the Waycross area, you’ll usually find some event or activity being held here. 

Take a look for yourself and see if there’s something here that you could be interested in.

Historical Restoration in Waycross

This last year has been a whirlwind of events and programming. The Okefenokee Heritage Center had our first Bridal Expo and Art Festival, have increased our volunteers and membership, we’ve had interns from Valdosta State University and reached out to granting...

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Color Run 2020

Color Run 2020

Registration for the Color Run is now open! This year's Color Run will raise money for the Youth Art and Drama camp at the Okefenokee Heritage Center, providing scholarships and opportunities for students to learn and grow in our community. The 5k will begin at 8 AM...

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Dracula

Dracula

“Dracula” by Steven Dietz, from the novel by Bram Stoker, with permission of Dramatists Play Service, will open Halloween night, October 31, at the Warehouse building at the Okefenokee Heritage Center. 

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The Portnow Trilogy

The Portnow Trilogy

“The Portnow Trilogy” is returning to Waycross at the Okefenokee Heritage Center, produced by Purlie Productions. Written by the well-known Waycrossan Barbara Griffin, who is also its lead actress, the three-part comedic play tells the story of an elderly couple who...

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Color Run 2019

Color Run 2019

Registration for the Color Run is now open! This year's Color Run will raise money for the Youth Art and Drama camp at the Okefenokee Heritage Center, providing scholarships and opportunity for students to learn and grow in our community. The 5k will begin at 8 AM on...

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The Steve Bean Youth Art Show UPDATE!

The Steve Bean Youth Art Show UPDATE!

Over 200 people were in attendance for the Steve Bean Youth Art Show Awards at the Okefenokee Heritage Center.  Students were honored for their contributions and creativity.  “Art Education helps students with math and science skills, increases test scores, and...

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