Local Attractions


Local Restaurants

Benton Lee's Steak House
138 Benton Powell Rd
Uvalda, GA 30473
(912) 594-6931
Open Wed, Thur, Fri & Sat  -  11am-9:30pm
www.bentonleessteakhouse.com.

Famous for its folklore of BIG steaks and big plates, Located on the Altamaha River.

Ray's Steaks & Ribs
7290 Golden Isle W
Baxley, GA 31513
(912) 705-6507
Open Thur, Fri & Sat  -  5pm-



Sarah's in the City
Buffet Style
1686 Golden Isles Parkway
Baxley, GA 31513
912-367-7087
Open Mon-Fri & Sun  -  11am-2pm



Schedule of Festivals


February

Event Date City Website Contact
Douglas Annual Camellia Showcase February 2 & 3, 2013 Douglas, GA www.cityofdouglas.com 912-383-8567, 7332
St. Patrick's Festival End of Feb. & all of March, 2013 Dublin, GA www.dublinstpatricks.com

March

Event Date City Website Contact
Peaches to the Beaches Annual Yard Sale March 8 & 9, 2013 Multiple Cities www.peachestothebeaches.com rogers@telfairco.org
Claxton Rattlesnake & Woldlife Festival March 9 & 10, 2013 Claxton, GA www.claxtonevanschamber.com/events 912-739-3820
Southern Pride Ag Ride March 16, 2013 Jesup, GA www.sparide.com 912-427-3233
Battle at Manassas March 16, 2013 Reidsville/Claxton , GA www.tattnall.com/ArtsandMedia.html 912-557-6649
Another Bloomin Festival March 30, 2013 Metter, GA www.metter-candlercounty.com 912-685-2159
Screven County Livestock Festival March 30, 2013 Sylvania, GA www.screvencounty.com 912-564 7878

April

Event Date City Website Contact
Baxley Tree Fest April 12 & 13, 2013 Baxley, GA www.baxley.org/  912-383-8567, 7332
Hawkinsville Harness Festival April 20 & 21, 2013 Hawkinsville, GA  www.hawkinsvilleharnessfestival.com 478-783-1717
Celebration South April 20, 2013 Statesboro, GA www.visitstatesboroga.com 912-489-1869
Vidalia Onion Festival April 18-21, 2013 Vidalia, GA http://www.vidaliaonionfestival.com/ 912-538-8687
Vidalia Onion Festival Air Show April 20-21, 2013 Vidalia, GA http://www.vidaliaonionfestival.com/ 912-538-8687

May

Event Date City Website Contact
Farm City Day (877-611-8161) May, 2013 Hazlehurst, GA http://www.farmcity.org/news/events/hazlehurst.html contact@farmcity.org
Wayne County Catfish Tournament May 4 & 5, 2013 Jesup, GA http://www.waynetourism.com/catfish.html 912-427-3233
Glennville Sweet Onion Festival May 11, 2013 Glennville, GA http://www.glennvillesweetonion.com/ 912-654-2461
Dodge Co Sportsman Jr Fishing Rodeo May 2013 Eastman, GA http://www.georgiawildlife.org/news/events 478-374-6765

June

Event Date City Website Contact
Georgia Blueberry Festival May 31-June 2, 2013 Alma, GA www.georgiablueberryfestival.org 912-310-7399
Altamaha River Rat Run June 1, 2013 Baxley, GA www.baxley.org/river-excursions 912-367-7731
Georgia Great Steak Cook-Off June 8, 2013 Hazlehurst, GA www.georgiagreatsteakcookoff.com 912-375 4513

July

Event Date City Website Contact
Appling County Firework Display July 4, 2013 Baxley, GA www.baxley.org/upcoming-events 912-568-7147
4th of July Celebration July 4, 2013 Fitzgerald, GA www.fitzgeraldga.org 800-386-4642

August

Event Date City Website Contact
Brooklet Peanet Festival August 17, 2013 Brooklet, GA www.brookletpeanutfestival.com/ 912-842-2137
Annual Labor Day Duck Race August 31, 2013 Glenwood, GA www.wheelercounty.org/

September

Event Date City Website Contact
Annual Lumber City Farm Day Festival September 6-8, 2013 Lumber City, GA www.telfairco.org/ 229-868-6365
Sylvania Sampler September 21, 2013 Sylvania, GA www.sccnet.org/sjwc.html  
Wiregrass Festival and Parade September 28, 2013 Reidsville, GA www.wiregrassfestival.com/ 912-557-6323

October

Event Date City Website Contact
Guysie Mule Roundup October 5 & 6, 2013 Alma, GA www.almachamberdevelopment.com 912-632-5570
Pondtown Festival October 19, 2013 Rhine, GA www.pondtownfestival.com/ 229-318-9585
Jesup Arch Fest October, 26 & 27, 2013 Jesup, GA www.jesuparchfest.com/ 912-427-3233
Georgia Sweet Potato Festival October 26, 2013 Ocilla, GA www.gasweetpotatofestival.com/ 229-468-9114

November

Event Date City Website Contact
National BBQ Festival   Douglas, GA    
Cruisin' in the Country Bike Ride   Claxton, GA    
Dublin Service League's Annual Antique Fair & Tea Room   Dublin, GA    
Downtown Holiday Open House   Douglas, GA  
Taste of Christmas   Alma, GA    
GSU International Festival Statesboro, GA

December

Event Date City Website Contact
Sylvania's Annual Christmas Extravaganza December 5, 2013 Sylvania, GA www.screvencounty.com/  912-564-7878
Celebration of Lights Parade & Winter Wonderland December 1, 2013 Baxley, GA www.baxley.org/ 912-367-8100
Christmas Open House, Parade, and Holiday Tour of Homes December 1, 2013 Hawkinsville, GA www.hawkinsvillechamber.org/ 478-783-1717

 


More Fairs and Festivals


    http://www.fairsandfestivals.net/states/GA/


Local Activities
  • Jet Skiing
  • Fishing
    • Bass
    • Crappie
    • Black Bass
    • Largemouth Bass
    • Catfish
    • Perch
  • Picnicking
  • Boating
  • Hunting
  • Swimming
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Lake Beach
  • Birding
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking

 
Learn How to Water Ski While Visiting the Victorian Lake House

Contact "South Georgia Water Sports", located on Lake Mayer, for wake board lessons, water skiing lessons, or a sunset cruise after dinner.

South Georgia Water Sports
Joseph Glenn
(912) 278-3314
Joseph@SouthGeorgiaWaterSports.com