b'Discover Bainbridgethe event space is a playground that creates aproject provides a framework for enhanced family-oriented feel. Visitors can enjoy outdoorvisibility of the river and its access from public concerts and events or rent the space todowntown. In addition, the park will include host family get-togethers. family-friendly features like a splash pad, green space, covered areas for picnics and events, a River Connection trailhead, an outdoor fitness trail, and a dog park. Known as the Bass Capital of Georgia, Bainbridge welcomes thousands of visitorsThere is a connectivity between the two, annually for professional and amateur fishingGlover says. But most people, especially tournaments. visitors, dont realize the Flint River is so close to downtown. So, its another untapped asset With the 349-mile Flint River flowing from thethat we are capitalizing on, and connecting southern edge of Atlanta, the river makes adowntown to the riverfront will be a huge wide eastward arc through Decatur County andbonus for us.flows parallel to Bainbridges downtown district. downtownbainbridgega.comWhile capturing the Flint Rivers flow in its master planning efforts, the Chason Park Join The ConversationSouth Georgia Insider PodcastJoin us as host Thressea H. Boyd chats with business and civic leaders and community inuencers about the excitingand sometimes challengingthings happening throughout South Georgia. Topics range from business and manufacturing to entrepreneurship and rural prosperity, economic development, agriculture, education, healthcare, tourism, and the arts.Listen On:southgeorgiainside.buzzsprout.com56 SG MAGAZINE| WINTER 2022 BUSINESS + CULTURE57'