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New Festival Coming to Buena Vista;
F. Marion Celebration
Buena Vista's award winning distillery is sponsoring big event

From the Dec. 31, 2019 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   His ingenuity helped preserve the freedom of our nation, earned him the nickname "The Swamp Fox", and he is considered as the father of US military Special Forces. Who better to be the namesake of a new festival in Buena Vista, Ga., located in the county named for him and the home of an award-winning distillery that also bears his moniker? The first annual F. Marion Celebration in honor of Revolutionary War hero Francis Marion will be held on Saturday, January 11 from 8 am to 8 pm on the Marion County Courthouse Lawn, hosted by Swamp Fox Distillery.
   The event won't just honor him by name; it ... The rest of the story.