We kick off the beautiful spring season with one of the most exciting events of the year: The Forsythia Festival. This free, family-friendly event takes place the second weekend of March in downtown Forsyth. Activities include a two-day arts and crafts show, children’s fair, 5K and one-mile fun run, sporting tournaments, live entertainment, and more.
Hubbard Day Celebration
Celebrate the invaluable contributions of William M. Hubbard. Commemorate African American achievement, both of those who came before us and our future generations. The events for this celebration are as follows; Saturday, April 13, 2019: King & Queen Contest, Friday, April 19, 2019: Hubbard Day Weekend Celebration Banquet, and Saturday, April 20,2019: Hubbard Day Parade and Street Dance.
Georgia Small Business Week
5th Annual Georgia Small Business ROCK STARS Awards Luncheon – March 18, 2019
The Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta | 11am – 1:30pm
Join us for this year’s celebration as we honor this Georgia’s newest Small Business ROCK STARS.
Small Business Development Centers – All throughout February and March
Join us on May 5-11,2019 we will provide training, learning opportunities and other services for small businesses and entrepreneurs throughout Georgia.
Come join us at the park for a day of fun and Kite Flying.
TA TA BANG BANG!
Shoot on over to Meadows Gun Club (1064 Rumble Rd Forsyth, GA 31029) on Saturday, April 13,2019 for TA TA Bang Bang! Participate in the Lewis Class Competition opened to EVERYONE with TWO Flight times: 10 am and 2 pm. LOADED Dinner Auction & Raffle follows at 6pm featuring the Low Country Boil!
Registration is at 8:30 am. See website for complete details.
Burruss CTC Golf Tournament
Come tee off at Country Club Park on April 20th! Burruss Correctional Training Center is hosting a tournament to benefit the GA Prison Warden’s Assoc. See the flyer below for detailed information.
Autism Awareness Festival
The Autism Awareness Festival, sponsored by Anchor of Hope Foundation, is held on the last Saturday in April. It is a day of promoting community awareness, inclusion, and education about disability, while providing a place to foster friendships and show families facing developmental disability love and support. The festival includes a resource/craft fair, kids play area, 5K trail race, family fun run, local and professional entertainment, and food vendors.
Sixth Annual Kids Fishing Rodeo
On May 5th from 9am – 12pm the Georgia Department of Corrections will once again host the Kids Fishing Rodeo. Catch some catfish and win prizes. The event will be held at 300 Patrol Rd off exit 186 of I-75. See the flyer below for contact information.
Come join an evening of laughter and fun at The Rose Theater as The Backlot Players presents this biblical comedy by Neil Simon. For more information and show times please
Paddle the Forks
Individual Blessing Day
Amma will be giving individual blessings at the SRIM Center on Friday, May 18 beginning at 11:00 AM. Individual Blessing Day is a free event and is open exclusively to individuals and families who have never received an individual blessing from Amma.
Sri Lalita Sahasranama Maha Yajnam
Sri Lalita Sahasranama Maha Yajnam at the SRIM Center hosts a meditation retreat and a 10-day fire ceremony that has the power to transform the world and human consciousness. The retreat will be held May 19th through 23rd. The fire ceremony lasts from May 25th until June 3rd. To register, visit the site linked below.
Forsyth-Monroe County Sports Hall of Fame Banquet
Support and honor our local athletes at the Monroe County Convention Center on June 15th,2019 at 6:30 PM.
More information available at the link below.
Forsyth Farmers Market
North Jackson St.
Forsyth, GA 31029
Every Friday beginning in May and lasting until October, purchase fresh fruits, vegetables, honey, dairy, homemade soap, and natural and organic goods from local farmers at the Forsyth Farmers Market. Stop by anytime between noon and 6 p.m. and see what delicious goodies you find! For information, contact Forsyth Mainstreet at 478.994.7747 or visit the website.