City of Helen 100 years

10 Year Comprehensive Plan

June 16, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. the City of Helen will have an open meeting for discussion of the 10 Year Comprehensive Plan. Everyone is welcome to come and participate in the future planning of White County, City of Helen and City of Cleveland. The 2015 Comprehensive Plan Survey is available at Helen City Hall for those who wish to complete it prior to the meeting.

2016 United Way Celebrity Golf Tournament

The White County Celebrity Golf Tournament for 2016 is April 11-12th. The event will again be conducted at the Innsbruck Golf Club in Helen. This event, benefiting the United Way of White County, is the largest fund raiser of the year, and proceeds help fund over 8 White County charitable agencies. The night before the tournament (11th), celebrities, players, and the public gather for a reception at Bigg Daddys American Tavern and Restaurant to collect autographs and share stories of home runs and touchdowns! Team players bid for the celebrity they would like to play with. The reception and dinner at Bigg Daddys begins at 5.30 pm and the public is invited. The golf tournament begins Tuesday 8:00 a.m. For more information, call 706-878-2111.

2016 4th Annual Helen Street Dance

Saturday, September 24, 2016 from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Helen will once again host a street dance in The Market Platz area in Downtown Helen. The dance will feature the Kurt Johnston Band. Admission is free. For more information - or 800-858-8027. All ages are welcome.

2015 Reel Men Fishing Tournament

Center Baptist Church and Reel Men Ministries will sponsor the Fishers of Men Trout Tournament May 2, 2015, 7 a.m. - 11 a.m. at the Cool River Tubing. There will be trophies and door prizes, and free t-shirts while they last. For information call 706-878-2693 or go to

2016 Springfest - Corvair Club Car Show

Springfest Corvair Club Car Show will be in Helen April 22-23, 2016. The event will kick off Friday at 1:00 p.m. in the Municipal Parking Lots on Edelweiss Strasse. There will be an Auto Cross Race and hospitaliy party on Friday. Saturday's events will include Concours, People's Choice, Valve Cover Race, and more. For more information, call 229-291-0567 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Bingo for 2018 will begin April 3 and go through September 1 at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays at the Festhalle. Cost will be $10 per person. Kids are allowed to play when accompanied by an adult. Please call 706-878-1908 or go to for more information.

2015 Spring Fever Fashion Show

The Helen Arts & Heritage Center is sponsoring the Spring Fever Fashion Show & Luncheon March 28, 2015 at 12 p.m. Please call 706-878-3933 for more information.

2015 - 27th Annual Trout Tournament

Saturday, March 26, 2015 from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Helen Chamber of Commerce will host the 27th Annual Trout Tournament. There will be over $2,000 in prizes for Tagged Fish! Top 3 prizes are by Individual Weight for Tagged Trout:1st Place $1000, 2nd Place $500, 3rd Place $250, $50 for the next 20 tagged trout, and $25 for additional tagged trout. There is a $20.00 Entry Fee per Participant. For registration & additional information visit or call 706.878.1908.