Byron Herbert Reece Centennial Festival of Remembrance – September 23, 2017

Join us as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Byron Herbert Reece with special speakers, events, and music on Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Reece Farm and Heritage Center

Highlights will include:

  • Barbeque and fixings from Evie’s Trolley
  • The North Georgia Chamber Symphony Quartet performing Reece favorites …
  • Readers Theatre dramatic reading from a 1979 project at Young Harris College …
  • Remarks by Pastor Jan Devereaux, who knew Reece’s brother …
  • Remarks by John Kay, founding Chairman of the Reece Society …
  • Information on the dedication of the Reece commemorative granite marker at the Reece Park on Blood Mountain

More coming soon!  Mark your calendars and plan to spend the day enjoying the mountains and honoring the life and talent of this native son.


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