- Civil War Roundtable
The Fitzpatrick Hotel
The Washington-Wilkes Civil War Round Table meets the 4th Monday evening of each month (except December). Each monthly meeting includes dinner and an entertaining guest speaker. Cost $10.00. Please contact Claibourne Darden for reservations at 404-210-5811 or email@example.com.
- Farmers Market -- Saturday mornings
Behind the Courthouse
Vendors with vegetables, flowers, baked goods, honey, and craft items. Great place to purchase or just to browse. For more information visit http://www.washingtonfarmersmkt.com/ or go to their facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/washingtonfarmersmarket
8 July 2016 - Oglethorpe Fresh Concert Series Summer Songwriter's Retreat
All Workshop sessions at The Retro Theater. Betsy Franck, Songwriter Leader, www.betsyfranck.com, Special Saturday's Sessions leaders Daniel Hutchens, www.bloodkin,net and Caroline Aiken, www.carolineaiken.com
All locally grown meals with vegetarian and gluten free options.
A strong focus on songwriting tools, finding your voice, co-writing, performing, storytelling, history and meditation.
For more information or to sign up contact Linda Helmly, Oglethorpe Fresh, 706-743-5965 or Oglethorpefresh7@gmail.com
19 August 2016 - Hallelujah Girls
Bolton Lunceford Little Theater
Come see this hilarious comedy August 19, 20, 21! Tickets are only $15 reserve yours today at 706-678-9582;
Performances on August 19 and 20 at 7:30pm; August 21 at 2:00pm.
27 August 2016 - Southern Scratch Cooking Class and Fall Fashion with Bee Southern in downtown Washington
Southern Scratch located on the Square near the Fitzpatrick Hotel
Saturday, August 27th starting at 6:00 pm. Cost is $35/person or $65 if you sign up with a friend.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com for more information. Please RSVP by Monday, August 22nd.
10 September 2016 - Cruise In on the Square
On the Square
Cruise in will be held from 5-8pm. For more information visit www.memorylanecruisersga.com.
8 October 2016 - Mule Day Southern Heritage Festival
Held the second Saturday in October. A celebration of plantation life in the Old South with mule contests, primitive demonstrations, food, an arts & crafts show, and fun for the whole family. Held at Callaway Plantation. Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce. Please go to www.washingtonwilkes.org or call 706-678-2013 for more information
12 November 2016 - I'd Rather Be In Tignall - Fall Festival
Each year, the second Saturday of November, the town of Tignall and the North Wilkes Steering Committee host a Fall Festival aimed at promoting their community and their families. This family affair has lots of Food, Fun, Arts & Crafts and Live Music. Held from 10:00am-4:00pm. at the old Tignall School grounds located on Independence St. Contact Gloria Ware 706-285-2058 or Carolyn Gammon 706-285-2736.
22 November 2016 - Candlelight Shopping Holiday Open House
Stores will be open after-hours for shoppers and there will be snow on the square!
11 February 2017 - Revolutionary War days
Downtown and Fort Washington Park
Join the annual Revolutionary Days celebration as the anniversary of the Battle of Kettle Creek is commemorated in Washington. The event will be marked with a parade downtown, a park skirmish and other demonstrations, and living histories.
29 April 2017 - Sharon Shenanigans
Fun for the whole family at the Garden Club/Community Center in Sharon, Georgia. Join us for arts and crafts, music, food, plants, solar observation, and children's activities. There will be free, live entertainment all day and a local film festival! Visit www.sharonshenanigans.com for more information!
13 May 2017 - Cruise In on the Square
On the Square
Cruise In is held from 5:00-8:00. Food, Prizes, Fun for the Family. Music provided by Tom Landrum's Cruzin to the Oldies. For more information visit www.memorylanecruisersga.com.
There is a $10 registration fee if you would like to register a car. Registration begins at 4pm. A prize of $100 will be awarded to the car club with most cars registered.
3 July 2017 - Fireworks on the Square
On the Square
Fireworks Extravaganza will take place at dark. Vendors and entertainment will begin late afternoon.