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Veterans State Park ready for holiday weekend

Lake Blackshear Resort Lake Blackshear Resort
Resource Manager Jeb Bell Resource Manager Jeb Bell
Plenty of boats expected on the water Plenty of boats expected on the water
LAKE BLACKSHEAR, GA (WALB) -

Folks at Georgia Veterans State Park are preparing for a busy Memorial Day weekend.

Crews have spent the past two weeks making sure the park is ready to accommodate all the campers and boaters who plan to spend their holiday weekend at Lake Blackshear.

The expect guests to start showing up tonight, and will be packed by Saturday.

"We're going to be completely full this weekend for our campground. Our beach areas are going to be packed with a lot of people. All of our pavilions and shelters are rented. So we're expecting a rather large crowd this weekend." said Park Resource Manager Jeb Bell.

Activities for children will be Saturday and Sunday near the beach area.

The Swingin' Medallions are playing at Cypress Grill Sunday night.tara

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