Summer Breezes – Summer Music and Great Food – Make Your Move to The Canoe Club

Nothing better than living in an area that is alive with community events. Fayetteville offers many festivals throughout the year within the historic district and beyond.

Food Truck Frenzy

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 5:00pm |McCurry Park at Georgia-54 and McDonough Road |Fayetteville, GA 30214 | www.fayettecountyga.gov -Get your grub on with some delicious food trucks! The city of Atlanta is a melting pot of great food. Come have a great time with us as we bring back a favorite and enjoy some dinner this summer! Plenty of options for every taste bud and diet!

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School Starts August 5th – Not Too Late to Choose Your New Home at The Canoe Club in Fayette

It's not too late to enjoy the summer in a brand new home at The Canoe Club in Fayette. School starts August 5th in Fayette but there is still plenty of time to enjoy the summer amenities.

Two inventory homes on the lake are homesite 314, the Greywell and homesite 25.  If you need to sell a home first, it is the perfect time to sell and houses are closing quickly.

Available  Homes:

Homesite 87 |219 Blue Point Pkwy |$454,805 |4 Bedrooms, 3 full & 1 half Baths _Move in Ready! Lakeshore Plan by New Leaf Homes. Open, master on main floorplan on one acre homesite. Kitchen with large granite island, gas cooktop, wall oven and microwave, and wooden vent hood . Kitchen is open to large family room with gas starter fireplace. Master suite has large walk in closet, tile shower, sep soaking tub, and double vanity with granite tops. Upstairs has a huge media room and 3 additional bedrooms. Covered patio overlooking wooded backyard. Sodded & Irrigation System included.

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Sweet Sounds of Summer – Free Movies and Friday Night Live – Find these events minutes from your new home at The Canoe Club – Fayette

Fayette County is a great area that is both convenient to the airport, yet rural enough for those who desire less of a city life. One of the great places to visit is Zac Brown's Southern Ground Amphitheater which holds concerts and other events year round.

Local Happenings

Coming to the amphitheater on July 27th is the Lowrider Band in concert at 7:00 pm you should also make plans to see Purple Madness (Prince tribute) on Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm and Mother’s Finest & Wet Willie on August 24th at 7:00 pm.

Free Movie Night: “Ferdinand” @ Zac Brown's Southern Ground Amphitheater on July 26th & 27th at 7:00 pm. Join Fayetteville Dwarf House and Main Street Fayetteville for an evening of fun and laughter on Friday night. Gates open at 7 and admission is free for all. Guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic fare. The first 400 guests aged 12 and under will receive a free Chick-fil-A Nuggets Kids Meal, and there will be other treats and surprises as well.

There are many more events planned at Zac Brown's Southern Amphitheatre - check out the schedule here

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Summer is a Great Time to Move – Find your home at The Canoe Club – Fayette – Three Move-in Ready – Two Lake Homes Ready Soon

Summer is a great time to make your move and The Canoe Club has THREE move-in ready homes for summer move-in dates.  Two inventory homes on the lake are homesite 314, the Greywell and homesite 25. Check back to see these two homes featured on the next article.  The mortgage rates for a 30-year fixed loan are very low right now according to this article at Bankrate.com.  The average 30-year fixed refinance rate is 3.97 percent, down 3 basis points from a week ago. A month ago, the average rate on a 30-year fixed refinance was higher, at 4.03 percent.

Summer is a Great Time to Move

The weather is great, you can hold lots of garage sales to help sell your unwanted items. If you need to sell a home first, it is the perfect time to sell and houses are closing quickly. And of course, the school year starts late summer so the timing is perfect.  Plus you can enjoy all the amenities immediately.

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Great Fireworks – Great Food & Much More -Minutes from your new home at The Canoe Club

Fayette County Celebrates Independence Day & More

On Thursday, July 4, the Independence Day Parade begins at 9:00 a.m. on Peachtree Pkwy S (from Village on the Green to McIntosh Trail, ending at Shakerag Knoll/Huddleston Elementary). 4th Fest at City Hall Plaza - family-friendly event from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. will feature live music, entertainment, several food vendors, and activities for the whole family! Fireworks over Lake Peachtree begin at dusk.  Get more info

Chalk the Park

Show off your artistic skills by helping us add some color to the walking paths of McCurry Park. Each person wishing to attend should pre-register so that we can make sure to have chalk for everyone! This is a drop in event from 7:30am - 11:00am. All Ages welcome!Buy tickets at ticketalternative.com!

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Fun Events – Balloons Over Fayette – Taste of Fayette – & More – Minutes from The Canoe Club and your new home!

2019 Balloons Over Fayette

Balloons Over Fayette is a fun, family-friendly community event that will feature tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides, an amazing after dark Balloon Glow (weather permitting), Local Food Trucks, Arts/Crafts and other Vendors, Two Inflatable Zones, Concerts Headlined By Matt Stell & Logan Mize (Friday) and The Young Escape & Stars Go Dim (Saturday)!

Concerts in June

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Tommy James and the Shondells are an American rock band, formed in Niles, Michigan in 1964. They had two No. 1 singles in the U.S., "Hanky Panky" (July 1966, their only RIAA Certified Gold record) and "Crimson and Clover" (February 1969), and also charted twelve other Top 40 hits, including five in the Hot 100's top ten: "I Think We're Alone Now", "Mirage", "Mony Mony", "Sweet Cherry Wine", and "Crystal Blue Persuasion".

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Thinking of moving to a lake community? Three Homes READY NOW at The Canoe Club – Summer is almost here – Make your move!

In the market for a new home this summer?  Has it always been your dream to live in a lake community?  Now is the time to make your move!  The Canoe Club in Fayette County has THREE homes READY NOW!  Thinking more of a fall move?  Three homes are now under construction on the lake and are slated to be completed for late fall move-in dates.

Now is a  great time to lock in ultra low mortgage rates on a new home.  According to this article in the Washington Post " According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average dipped to 4.07 percent with an average 0.5 point. (Points are fees paid to a lender equal to 1 percent of the loan amount and are in addition to the interest rate.) It was 4.10 percent a week ago and 4.61 percent a year ago. The 30-year fixed rate has gone down for three weeks in a row.

The 15-year fixed-rate average slid to 3.53 percent with an average 0.4 point. It was 3.57 percent a week ago and 4.08 percent a year ago. The five-year adjustable rate average ticked up to 3.66 percent with an average 0.4 point. It was 3.63 percent a week ago and 3.82 percent a year ago.

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Spring and Summer Events and Festivals – Fayette – a Great Place to Call Home – Find Yours at The Canoe Club

Looking for a great town to call home?  Check out Fayetteville in Fayette County for fun festivals, events and concerts going on all through the spring and early summer.

Local Events and Festivals

Hosted by Main Street Fayetteville, there will be three more Friday Night LIVE events in 2019, including  June 14, July 19 and August 16.

Scotty McCreery in Concert @ Southern Ground Amphitheater -May 10 @ 7:00 pm -Triple Tigers recording artist Scotty McCreery currently has the No. 1 single on both the Billboard and Mediabase/Country Aircheck Country Airplay charts with his romantic love song “This Is It.”  On May 10, this Season 10 American Idol winner with the deep baritone voice will bring his traditional country stylings to this special Friday-night concert. Hits include: “This Is It”, “Five More Minutes”,  and “The Trouble with Girls”.

 Suds on the Square - A Craft Beer festival on May 11, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Old Fayette County Courthouse Lawn. 200 Courthouse Square ,Event website

You're invited to the 2019 Suds on the Square local craft beer and wine festival in Fayetteville, Georgia! The Kiwanis Club of Fayette County is proud to feature Georgia craft breweries and wineries along with beers and wines from other southern states. What could be better than spending a beautiful afternoon sipping delicious suds or an exquisite wine, eating tasty foods and listening to awesome bands for a great cause?

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Find Out Why More Homebuyers are Choosing The Canoe Club in Fayette – Homes Available for Late Spring Closings

Three homes went under contract in just one week, proving that now is the time to choose your new home for a late spring or summer move-in date.  There are several ranch and master-on-the-main home plans that are currently under construction for late spring closing dates.  It is not too late to choose that new home at The Canoe Club!

Featured Homes:

 The Lakeshore Plan - New Leaf Homes |Homesite 87 |219 Blue Point Pkwy |$454,805 |4 Bedrooms, 3 full & 1 half Baths -Welcome home to this open, master-on-main floorplan on one acre homesite. Kitchen with large granite island, gas cooktop, wall oven and microwave, and wooden vent hood. Kitchen is open to large family room with gas starter fireplace. Master suite has large walk-in closet, tile shower, separate soaking tub and double vanity with granite tops. Upstairs has a huge media room and 3 additional bedrooms. Covered patio overlooking wooded backyard. Irrigation system included.

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Fun Easter Events – Concerts and More – Minutes from your new home at The Canoe Club

Georgia Cities Week returns to Fayetteville on Saturday, April 20, with 10 events planned over eight days. The fun starts early that Saturday with the annual Run the Ridge 5K race on the west side of the city at The Ridge Nature Area, and then the fun moves downtown for Easterpalooza on the lawn of the Old Fayette County Courthouse. Georgia Cities Week concludes on Saturday afternoon, April 27, with the third-annual Church Street Park Festival. Throughout the week, participants will enjoy special events planned and run by City of Fayetteville employees to highlight and encourage community engagement.Following is a partial list of Fayetteville’s 2019 Georgia Cities Week events:

Saturday, April 20 – Run the Ridge 5K, 8 a.m. at The Ridge Nature Area; Easterpalooza, 3-6 p.m. at the Old Fayette County Courthouse in Downtown Fayetteville.

Sunday, April 21 – Easter Sunrise Service, 6:45 a.m. at the Old Fayette County Courthouse in Downtown Fayetteville.

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