5:00 PM
Music on PA System & Local Talent

6:00 PM       
South of Nashville

Haralson County Veterans  Association Ceremony
Honor  Our Veterans and Presentation of Flag
by Sammy Robinson

"America The Beautiful"
by Mimi Gentry

8:00 PM  
Possum Drop Organizer  Danny Welch
Mayor Pete Bridges Welcomes Guest

8:30 PM  - 9:15 PM          
Eric Schneider as "Elvis"

9:30- Midnight  
"On The Border ~
The Ultimate Eagles Tribute"

12:00 Midnight    
Fireworks Display
Fireworks Display
******( Some time changes may occur.)*******  
STAGE 2 ~ W Alabama St
The Possum Drop
Tallapoosa, Georgia
Sunday  December 31, 2017

The Best New Year's Eve
Celebration in Georgia !

Music & Entertainment ~ Fireworks Display ~Family Fun ~ FREE!!!
We Hope To See You At The Possum Drop
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Mid Night ~ New Years Eve ~ Tallapoosa, Ga.

Join the residents of this West Georgia Community, formerly know as "Possum Snout",  as they ring in the New Year.
At mid-night a
stuffed possum named "Spencer" is lowered in a holiday lights covered ball from atop the American
Hometown Realty building which is one of the cities oldest buildings. Its an evening filled with music, fireworks and fun
activities for your entire family. In recent years the event has grown and attracted local media as well as national attention. We
invite you and your family to join us this New Years Eve as we celebrate the New Year.
If you are visiting from another area we would like to welcome you to our West Georgia Community. If you would like more
information on living, working, education or owning a business in West Georgia, follow the links provided on this site.

We look forward to seeing you at The Possum Drop in Tallapoosa, Georgia !
Danny Welch     770-328-0329
Patrick Clarey    770-574-2345
Melanie Pace     678-988-1279

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Staying overnight
New Years Eve ?
Make Your Reservations Below
678-250-DROP ( 3767 )
General Information
* Tallapoosa is approximately a 45 minute drive from Atlanta on I-20 West.
Arrive Early & Hungry ! We have an Awesome group of Food Vendors. Visit our Concessions Page
*This is an outdoor event. No seating is provided.
* Because of the crowd size and noise, we suggest you Leave Pets At Home.
* Alcohol is not allowed. (Johnny's Bar and Santa Fe Mexican Restaurant do sell alcohol.)
Don't Drink & Drive ! FREE Shuttle Bus for Hampton Inn Guest !
* The event is in the downtown area of the city. ( See Map Below)
* Dress Warm. ( Check the local weather forecast ) ---------------------------------------------------
* Porta - Potties are provided.( See Map Below )
* Bring Cash. Some restaurants and vendors are "Cash Only" Two local banks have outside ATM's.
* "Kids Zone" Area for your children. Bounce/Jump Houses ~ Rides & More
* Several Restaurants and stores will be open.
* Souvenir Vendors with New Year novelties.( See Map Below )
* Possum Drop Tee Shirts and Band Tee Shirts will be on sale.
Parking is available on the sides of city streets, in many business and church parking lots.
* Lodging is available at Exit 5 in Tallapoosa and several motels are at Exit 11 in Bremen, Ga., just
a few miles away. ( See Map Below )
On The Border The Ultimate Eagles Tribute at The Possum Drop
Visit our Event Information Map below for details and more information.
*We DO NOT Use A Live Possum ~ It Is Stuffed *
Tallapoosa area lodging and hotels. The Possum Drop
R V Parks in the Tallapoosa, Ga area The Possum Drop
Restaurants & Dining Tallapoosa and Bremen, Ga
See Event Map below for Parking Info,Vendor Locations & More
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Sponsor of The Posum Drop in Tallapoosa, Ga

Free Shuttle for Hampton Guest !
Hampton Inn is a Sponsor of The Possum Drop !
Make your reservations below and mention
"Possum Drop" to receive a Discount !
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~ Entertainment Stages ~

Great Bands & Entertainers ~

5:00 PM
Food Vendors Ready to Serve
Kids Zone Area Open
Music on PA System

6:30 PM until 8:45 PM

Welcome Guest by
Mayor Pete Bridges

9:00 PM until Midnight

Fireworks Display
Johnny's Bar ~ Don't Drink & Drive ! FREE Shuttle Bus for Hampton Inn Guest
The Possum Drop in Tallapoosa, Ga food vendors.
Arrive Early & Hungry !
We have a great group of Food Vendors this year.
Live Music
Johnny's Bar
Great Country Music
"South of Nashville"
9:00PM until Close
Best New Years Eve Celebration at The Possum Drop Tallapoosa, Ga
"On The Border ~ The Ultimate Eagles Tribute"
"South of Nashville
Eric Schneider as "Elvis"
On The Border The Ultimate Eagles Tribute at The Possum Drop
STAGE 1 ~ Head Ave
New Years Eve at The Possum Drop in Tallapoosa, Ga
We have Entertainment for your entire family
New Years Eve at The Possum Drop.
Bring the kids and visit The Possum Drop
Kids Zone
On The Border The Ultimate Eagles Tribute at The Possum Drop
On The Border The Ultimate Eagles Tribute at The Possum Drop
7:45 PM
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