Selected Community Events


30th National Mayhaw Festival

Apr 19, 2013 - Apr 20, 2013 .

Spring Creek Park, Colquitt, GA
Celebrating the Best Jelly in the World

Thursday we will be hosting our 1st Annual Mayhaw Festival Tennis Tournament.
Friday we will have a Bake Sale “From Colquitt’s Best Cooks” on the square at Dee’s, from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.
Friday Night’s Concert on the Square will feature local and regional entertainers featuring “Midnight Blues” with Doug George, Roger Davis, Katrina Everett and Daryl Paul. Bring your lawn chairs pick up your dinner at restaurants on the Square and enjoy gospel, country and old time rock n roll. Music begins at 6:30 pm. Get ready to “Dance in the Streets” until 10:30 pm.

Saturday starts with 5K Run and 1 mile walk – Parade through the Square at 10 am.

Then to the “Festival at the Park” for the rest of the day: Entertainment, Arts & Crafts Vendors, Children’s Activities and Food Galore will be available.

While in Colquitt enjoy GA’s Agricultural Icon and 14 other murals – see the carved tribute to the American Indian and get tickets to “Mayhaw” a musical comedy at Cotton Hall.

For more information call 229-758-2400.