Rome’s Downtown Development Authority is teaming with the Harbin Clinic to present a block party for families called “Kids Spring Fling” this Saturday, April 30th from 11 am until 2 pm. It will be held on the 500 block of Broad Street in downtown Rome.
The Atlanta Braves opened an eight game road trip with their eighth straight loss as they fell to the Boston Red Sox 9-4 on Wednesday night at Fenway Park.
The Rome Braves picked up a pair of victories in a double header with the West Virginia Power on Wednesday in Charleston, West Virginia. The Braves won the opener, the completion of a game that was suspended due to rain on Tuesday night, by a final score of 4-2 and won the nightcap 2-1. They’ll wrap up their series at West Virginia with a 7:05 pm outing tonight.
The Rome TEA Party seeks to create a community of informed voters in the May 24th primary election via a Candidate Town Hall set for this Thursday evening, April 28th from 6 pm until 8 pm at Shalom Rome, 710 East First Street.
Finster Fest, the annual festival intended to honor the life and legacy of late folk artist Howard Finster of Summerville, will return to its flagship location at Paradise Garden this May 28th and 29th.
The Atlanta Hawks’ first-round NBA playoff series with the Boston Celtics will continue with game six tonight in Boston. Tip off is set for 8 pm at TD Garden. The game will be televised on Fox Sports Southeast and TNT.
The annual Clocktower Classic Handcycle race will return to Rome this Thursday through Sunday, April 28th through May 1st. Twenty-seven competitors from across the country will participate in four separate races with routes in the city and county, according to a release from the Greater Rome Convention and Visitors Bureau.