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Fortson 4-H Center

Renting Our Facilities & Hosting Events

General Information

Fortson 4-H Center offers a variety of facilities to suit the needs of many types of groups. Situated on 77 acres in Clayton and Henry counties, the center is about 25 miles south of downtown Atlanta, Georgia.

Ms Claude's Flower GardenFortson's seven cabins, all with central heat and air and modern restroom facilities, allow the center to sleep up to 174 people. Additional amenities include walking trails, a 75,000 gallon seasonal pool, two outdoor pavilions, an outdoor amphitheater, and a large recreation field.

  • 7 cabins sleeping 174 people
    • 2 beds per cabin in a private "adult" room
    • Each cabin has a sitting room for meetings
  • Dining Hall seating 175-200 guests with a variety of menus available from formal to casual
  • Little Red Schoolhouse holds 2 rooms of 30 people each with audio and visual equipment installed
  • Day Chapel with fixed pews for 168 people
  • Gymnasium with restrooms available for a variety of events & layouts
  • Outdoor Amphitheatre with seating for 200 people; with the addition of the Fortson inflatable movie screen it's movie time
  • 2 firerings available for evening gatherings

Meals and snacks can be arranged with Fortson's Dining Services. Choose between our staff's suggested menus or we can work with you to design your own.


Programming, Team Building, and Classes

Malaina Nasworthy and Kayla Walton Zip Line FortsonAvailable to all groups that use Fortson 4-H Center are trained staff to lead programming to enhance your event.  Fortson has one of the area's best ropes courses and classes in order to develop teamwork and meet personal challenges. Qualified facilitators will lead the group through elements specifically chosen to fit the group's needs. Due to scheduling requirements, the Ropes Course must be reserved in advance.

Fortson offers many activities and classes that can enhance your groups programming, please call for details.


To make reservations or for a quote for your visit, contact us at (770) 946-3276

Visit our facilities' listing page for more information on specific details on each building and area at Fortson 4-H Center.