Annual Special Events


Georgia Field Trials
Begins January 2
Location: Di-Lane Wildlife Management Area
Contact: Nell Mobley 706-554-2991
Organization: Georgia Field Trial Association
*A Taste of Burke County
February 25
Location: First Liberty Market
Contact: Nancy Minyard 706-554-6644
Organization: Friends of Wimberly House
*Classic Nashville Roadshow
March 25
Location: Burke County Office Park Auditorium
Contact: Kaye Jones 706-437-0070
Organization: Waynesboro – Burke Concert Series
*Exchange Club Music Fest
May 20
Location: Exchange Club Fairgrounds
Contact: Jennifer Posey 706-554-0460
Organization: Waynesboro Exchange Club
Thunder on Liberty Car Show
May 20
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Don Lively 706-554-8018
Organization: Downtown Development Authority
* Boss Hog State Barbeque Cookoff
May 12 & 13
Location: Old Perfection Schwank Complex
Contact: Nan Lynch 706-554-8100
Organization: Downtown Organization of Retailers
Mad Anthony Fireworks Show
July 3
Location: Recreation Department
Contact: Don Lively 706-554-8018
Organization: Downtown Development Authority
Burke Farm Fest
September
Location: Southern Bank Complex
Contact:
Organization: Shrine Club
Bird Dog Breakaway Marathon
September
Location: Begins at Waynesboro City Park
Contact: 706-437-0505
Organization: Center for New Beginnings
* Burke County Fair
October
Location: Exchange Club Fairgrounds
Contact: Bob Mallard 706-437- 9977
Organization: Waynesboro Exchange Club
Trick or Treat on Liberty Street
October 31
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Nan Lynch 706-554-8100
Organization: Downtown Organization of Retailers
Downtown Open House
November 19
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Don Lively 706-554-8018
Organization: Downtown Development Authority
Christmas on Liberty Square
December 1
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Nan Lynch 706-554-8100
Organization: Downtown Organization of Retailers
Annual Christmas Parade
December 9
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Don Lively 706-554-8018
Organization: Downtown Development Authority
* Admission Fee/Ticket Required for Entry