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Collectors Club Spring Event-April 16-20, 2018

A members only annual event, the Collectors Club Spring Event is April 16-20, 2018. Event includes Cabbage Patch Kid and Little People information — past, present and future. Special Club offerings, Banquet and More. Paid registration required. To become a member, contact Billie Cameron, 706-865-2171, Ext. 264 (Mon-Fri 9-5 EST). More details to follow.

BabyLand Events 2018-Year At A Glance

Cabbage Patch Kids Magical Easter Eggstravaganza-March 24, 2018

A 40,000 Egg Hunt is planned to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of BabyLand General Hospital! Eggs filled with prizes, candy and coupons from local businesses*.

Come celebrate the annual Cabbage Patch Kids Magical Easter Eggstravaganza with activities scheduled throughout the day at BabyLand General Hospital.

Starting with Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, activities include dancing with Cabbage Patch Kids, Cupcakes and Carrots, Easter Bonnet Contest, Photos with the Easter Bunny, prize drawings all day, and a festival with lots of different vendors. Grand Prize Drawing is a handmade Little People Baby with an Adoption Fee of almost $300.


Easter Bonnet Contest- Have fun. Be Creative.

Breakfast With The Easter Bunny: CPK-Breakfast-Reservation-Form

Vendor Application Form: 2018 Vendor Application Easter Eggstravaganza

Coupons: Bojangles of Cleveland, Chic Fil A, Dairy Queen, Folk Pottery Museum, Hardman Farm Historic Site, McDonald’s, Papa’s Pizza To Go, Smoky Mountain Trader.

Time Description Location
8:00 AM Pancake Breakfast with the Easter Bunny Tables decorated for Easter BabyLand General Ballroom
9:00 AM Free Admission To BabyLand General Hospital, Vendors, BabyLand Opens, Deliveries all day. Outside activities-Rides, vendor
Jacky Jones New Car Display Cars & Trucks from Jacky Jones Ford, Chrysler Dodge Jeep of Cleveland Grass area behind BabyLand
10:00 AM DJ and Dancing with Costume Characters- Every 1/2 Hour Giveaway Jb Jams Start – Every 1/2 Hour
10:30 AM Prize Giveaway
11:00 AM Prize Giveaway Easter Bunny Photos open to Public BabyLand General Ballroom
11:30 AM Prize Giveaway Photos-$12 with Keepsake Folio, $5 email
12:00 PM Prize Giveaway
12:30 PM Prize Giveaway
1:00 PM Prize Giveaway Cupcakes & Carrots 1-4 p.m. BabyLand General Ballroom
1:30 PM Prize Giveaway
2:00 PM Prize Giveaway
2:30 PM Prize Giveaway
3:00 PM 3 p.m. Hunt-  40,000 Eggs-Coupons from Local Businesses 3 p.m. Hunt- 40,000 Eggs. Golden Eggs- One for each age Group 0-3; 4-5, 6-10 BabyLand Front Lawn
3:30 PM Prize Giveaway
4:00 PM Easter Bonnet Contest-Free To Enter- Easter Bonnet Contest- Just one prize for Children and Adults BabyLand Covered Porch
5:00 PM Grand Prize Hand-sculpted CPK $295 Dismissal

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Cabbage Patch Kids Tea Parties-2018

Dress up and sip tea with the Cabbage Patch Kids in the elegant BabyLand Ballroom.

China tea cups and silver service creates an enjoyable atmosphere, while having scones, finger sandwiches, cupcakes and cookies. Reservations required at 706-865-2171, Ext. “0”, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST. Cost is $15.

Dates are: May 5, 2018, June 16, 2018, August 11, 2018, October 6, 2018.

Download CPK Tea Party Reservation Form Use and fax back to 706-865-4340.


St. Patrick’s Promotion-March 17, 2018

Whether or not they find a four leaf clover, it’s a Cabbage Patch Kids or Little People’s Lucky Day, if you come to BabyLand General Hospital! Just spend some time with the babies and ‘Kids. The day includes prize drawings, “gold chocolate coins”, coloring pages and an opportunity to have a picture with a life-size, costume character.


Valentine Promotion-Feb. 10, 2018

Join the Cabbage Patch Kids at BabyLand General Hospital on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Prize drawings, Holiday Craft, candy goody bag and costume character.

The 'Kids enjoy doing arts & crafts for Valentine's Day.

Milk & Cookies With Mrs. Claus-Dec. 22

Take a break and have Milk & Cookies With Mrs. Claus-Dec. 22, 2017, in the BabyLand Ballroom between 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. You can ask her about Santa’s Elves. She may read a little of her book to you. Open seating. No reservation require. Cost is $5.

Santa’s Holiday Photo Schedule

Santa’s Holiday Schedule

Pancake Breakfast With Santa-Dec. 22, 2017


Only a few days left before Santa begins his sleigh ride around the world for Christmas. If you want a chance to talk to Santa and an opportunity to have a picture with him. Make your reservations for the Pancake Breakfast with Santa in the Balllroom at BabyLand on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 9 .m. Reservations required. Cost is $12. Call:  706-865-2171; ext. “0”, M-F 9-5 EST. Or download Breakfast-Reservation-Form and Fax back to 706-865-4340.


2017 Appalachian Christmas & Breakfast with Santa

Make your plans today to attend the 39th Annual Appalachian Christmas Event at BabyLand, Saturday Nov. 18, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.. The bigger Kids are telling the recently delivered babies that good behavior is number one on Santa’s list.

Come visit with Santa, see beautiful Holiday Decorations and over a hundred trees of different sizes throughout the hospital. Take pictures with Santa from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Holiday Schedule for Pictures with Santa. Santa Christmas 2017  Cost is $12 for 5 x 7 Keepsake Folder. Digital photo by email is $5. or Costume Characters, enjoy strolling a Capella carolers, Like the Dickens. Prize drawings all day.

For those who are early risers, Pancake Breakfast with Santa begins at 8 a.m. in the BabyLand Ballroom. Cost is $12. Reservations required. Call 706-865-2171, Ext. 0, Mon-Fri (9 a.m.- 5 p.m. EST) or download the attached form and Fax back to (706) 865-4340. Open seating for Milk and Cookies with Mrs. Claus begins at 1 p.m., cost is $5.  North Georgia Academy of Dance performs at 3 p.m. A 1956 Cleveland City Firetruck, takes Santa to his sleigh at 4 p.m. to head back with more wishes from good girls and boys.

The Lighting of BabyLand begins at 5 p.m. Join the carrolers and welcome the Holiday Season with the family. Grand Prize drawing includes a handstitched to birth original, Appalachian Christmas Collection, Little People Kid. Suggested Adoption Fee Value: $250.

Our neighbors, who are part of our local history, celebrate with us. Native Americans, first to leave footprints in our area, bring thanks following the Green Corn Harvest with representatives Donna Red Feather and Chief Richard Running Fox. Joining us from Hardman Farm in Sautee Nacoochee are characters from 1870, Anna Ruby and her parents. Bringing a touch of Bavaria are our neighbors from Alpine Helen.

Simulated Snow Flurries are in the forecast expected to hide Santa’s tracks back to the North Pole!

For Santa’s Complete Holiday Picture Schedule… Santa Christmas 2017