Events in Forsyth
Forsyth is one of the best places to visit in Georgia. We have many seasonal activities you can take a part of. Below is our listing of fall events in Forsyth, GA.
1st Saturday Shop Small
Join us in downtown Forsyth on the first Saturday of each month for our special 1st Saturday Shop Small event. Enjoy the sweet life in Forsyth and look for the shopping and dining specials sure to please! And don’t miss out on the special treat — Forsyth Main Street sponsors a free concert and food trucks on those first Saturday nights— May through August!
HIgh Falls State Park
You’ll be amazed at the daily activities for adults, kids, campers, hikers, kayakers and fishermen alike – all year long at High Falls State Park!
Monroe County Fine Arts Center
Visit the Monroe County Fine Arts Center website for current & upcoming show information!
Share your musical talent in the “Tap Room” at Fox City Brewing Co. every Thursday night 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm.
Farmers Market Fridays
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 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 pm.
GA2 Central Georgia Circuit Shoot #7
Four clubs will hold eight events during this year’s Central Georgia Circuit Shoot. Event #7 will be held, September 16th, 2023, at Meadows Clay Sports.
The City of Forsyth Bicentennial Celebration EST. 1823
The City of Forsyth, GA Bicentennial Celebration – EST. 1823
Join us Friday September 22, 2023 for the Retro Music Fest on the Square in downtown Forsyth, followed by two days (September 23 & 24) of celebration with ceremonies with elected officials, a historic photo tour displayed at he Forsyth City Hall, weekly Forsyth Facts published in the Reporter and on social media, an aviation fly-over, live music, tethered hot air balloon rides, food trucks, games, arts & crafts, fireworks, a kid’s corner, historic walking tours and many other celebratory activities.
The Bicentennial Celebration will conclude with a birthday party and the interment of a time capsule near the Bicentennial Legacy Tree, containing letters to the future from members of the community on December 9, 2023.
Friday Sept. 22 – Sunday Sept. 24th
To find out more call:
Forsyth Convention & Visitors Bureau.
20 N. Jackson St.
Forsyth, GA 31029
Sex, Sin and the C.I.A.
A C.I.A. agent gets caught in his own booby traps. He electrocutes himself, sets fire to himself, gets a bucket stuck on his head, and finally locks himself in his own handcuffs! Add to the inevitable chaos, a stranded televangelist, his innocent secretary (or is she?), an ex-marine caretaker, who isn’t what he seems to be, and a mysterious, glamorous neighbor, and you have a complex, laugh out loud comedy. On the stage September 29-October 8, 2023, in the Rose Theater.
10th Annual Anchor of Hope Golf Tournament
The Anchor of Hope Golf Tournament is hosted at River Forest in Forsyth on Columbus Day, Monday, October 9, 2023. The proceeds from the tournament serve families facing developmental disability by funding a monthly Parents’ Night Out respite program, a Supplemental Scholarship financial aid program, a monthly Parent Support Group, and allow the development of new programs to meet our community’s specific needs.
Pumpkin Patch and Sunday Shindig
Come out to Hamlin Hills for a Sunday Shindig on September 24, 2023 from 1 PM – 4 PM! The Pumpkin Patch will be open and Free Lance Ruckus will be playing live music!
Tri Not To Get Wet! High Falls State park
Looking for a fantastic Fall Triathlon? Then run, bike & paddle your way over on Saturday, Oct 7, 2023 at 8:30 am and join the Friends of High Fall State park for their Tri Not To Get Wet Triathlon. Afterwards, enjoy refreshments, race retellings and beautiful High Falls State Park! Its “Beautiful, Challenging, Fun!”
Amma Sri Karunamayi at SRIM Center
Jai Karunamayi! Sai Ram! We are so pleased to announce that the Divine Mother, Amma Sri Karunamayi, is coming to the SRIM Center, October 8-1o, 2023, with details forthcoming.
Green Tomato Festival
Missed getting your fried green tomatoes? Head over to nearby Juliette for the Green Tomato Festival, October 28-29, 2023, in celebration of the movie, Fried Green Tomatoes, that made Juliette world-famous. Eat at the delicious Whistle Stop Café, browse booths of goods made by local artisans, enjoy live music and rides for the kids, partake in the unique shops and boutiques of Juliette! For more vendor and festival information, contact Tommy Moon at the Honeycomb.
Email: [email protected]
22nd Annual Monroe County Toy Run 2023
Join the fun and help support the CARE Cottage of Monroe County. The Monroe County Moose Lodge will be hosting musical entertainment after the run. Don’t miss out. Look for details to appear here in the fall of 2023.
Meadows Twilight Classic
Join Meadows Clay Sports for a night of fun under the lights during the 2023 Twilight Classic to be held November 10-12, 2023.
Sports Mic-Monday Nights
Have you ever wanted to be a part of a live broadcast? Join us at 7:00 pm Monday nights, starting August 14th, 2023, at the Pickled Okra where we talk local sports!
Culloden's Harvest Hoedown
The City of Culloden and Hummingbird Farms are hosting the first ever Culloden Harvest Hoedown! Join them on Saturday October 21, 2023 for a day packed with fun, including a Chili Cook-Off, a Pumpkin Decorating Contest and Live Music!
National Beer and Pizza Day Celebration
Celebrate National Beer and Pizza Day on Saturday October 7, 2023 with Jonah’s on Johnston and Fox City Brewing! Join them for live music and great food from 6 PM – 9 PM!
Bradley's Angels Fall Car Show
Kick off the Forsyth Bicentennial with a Fall Car Show on September 16, 2023 at the Monroe County Board of Education from 10 AM – 3 PM! Come check out all the cool rides!
1st Annual Knuckle Ball Golf Tournament
Knucklehead Studios is hosting their 1st Annual Knuckle Ball Golf Tournament at Forsyth Golf Club on Saturday October 14, 2023 starting at 1 PM. This is not your everyday golf tournament so be sure to check it out!
Downtown Trick or Treat
Celebrate Spooky Season by coming downtown for Trick or Treating on the square from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM on Tuesday October 31, 2023! There will a costume contest so dress your spookiest!
Bicentennial Art Show
The 1823 Artisan Guild will be hosting a Bicentennial Art Show celebrating Forsyth from September 22nd – October 8th.
For more information call 478-993-1823
Thursday Barrel Jackpot
Head on down to the Monroe County Arena every Thursday for a Barrel Racing Jackpot Event! Arena opens at 6 PM and the Main Event starts at 8 PM!
Forsyth Main Street is hosting a Scarecrow Showcase this fall! Registration begins September 15th and Scarecrows will start to appear downtown October 4th! For more information visit Forsyth Main Street’s Website.
3rd Annual Dog Leg Classic
The 3rd Annual Dog Leg Classic is happening Saturday October 21st with check in at 8:15 AM and a shotgun start at 9 AM. This is a fundraising event so come on down and bring your best 4 Man Team!
Contact Daniel Thompson to register
Email: [email protected]
Twin Oaks Fun Farm Haunted Hayride
Take a ride On The Trails of Terror Haunted Hayride at Twin Oaks Fun Farm every Friday and Saturday in October starting on October 6th!
For more details call: 404-456-1198
Bunko for Breast Cancer
Join Charlie Rose Craft Studio for an afternoon of Bunko on October 28th from 2-4 PM and help raise money for United in Pink!
Fox City Witches Ride
Dress in your finest witchy attire and ride a bike for a great cause on Saturday October 21st at 4:45 PM!