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Date Event Name & Description Location
2015
   
 

On Going Event - Every Saturday

The Saturday Market is having its Grand Opening Saturday March 21st from 8am - 2pm. Hamburgers and Hot dogs will be served for lunch while they last lasts. Vendors will have promotions on their items. Come check us out and see why Thomson is talking about The Saturday Market

The Saturday Market
925 Augusta Rd,
Thomson, Georgia 30824
Mar-Apr
23-4

The Great Egg Hunt

Shop in Thomson with your T-Town Shopper Card and when making a purchase you can Draw for a Prize Egg!
Prizes include THOMSON TWIN CINEMA Movie tickets, RESTAURANT AND STORE Discounts, and a GRAND PRIZE at each location. Click Here to see T-Town Shopper participating merchants.

Downtown

Thomson, GA 30824

 

705-597-100 for more info

April
9

Daniel Johnson - Acoustic Concert

FREE and open to the public, acoustic concert outside at Belle Meade Country Club. Please bring your own chair. In case of inclement weather, the concert will move inside to the ballroom.

Belle Meade Country Club
2660 Twin Pine Rd,

Thomson, Georgia 30824

 

April
10
Night Hike at Mistletoe
Join us for a moonlit hike where we'll use our ears and senses of touch and smell to explore nighttime wonders. Will wetting your nose increase your smelling ability? Can you distinguish trees by the feel of their bark? Bring a flashlight and walking shoes. Weather permiting $5 parking.

Mistletoe State Park 

3725 Mistletoe Road

Appling, GA 30802

 

8 PM to 9:30 PM

 

706-541-0321

April
11

Sunset Auction Company

Located in Thomson, Georgia, Sunset Auction Company, Inc. Is one of the area's leading estate auctioneers. View the auction calendar

Sunset Auction Company

1449 Washington Road.

Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 361-0583

 

May
2
Cavestone Pottery Making
These pots look like they were made right from the wall of a cave, but they're really a mixture of cement, parlite and moss. The pottery takes three days to dry, so bring a tray to take creations home. We will have items on hand to decorate your pot or you may bring items yourself to make your pot unique. Register by May 1. $5 per pot Ages 10 and up $5 parking.

Mistletoe State Park 

3725 Mistletoe Road

Appling, GA 30802

 

10 AM to 12 PM

 

706-541-0321

May
9

Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival

The Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival debuted in 1993, to honor the music and spirit of Blind Willie McTell. The festival has been going strong ever since, and is still staged in the same grassy field it debuted in almost 21 years ago.

 

2015 Line up:

Marcia Ball, John Hammond, Golden State-Lone Star Blues Revue, Chris Smither, Mingo Fishtrap, and Bruce Katz Band

Stagecoach Rd
Thomson, GA 30824
Get Directions

 

Get tickets

 

www.blindwillie.com

 

 

May
9

Sunset Auction Company

Located in Thomson, Georgia, Sunset Auction Company, Inc. Is one of the area's leading estate auctioneers. View the auction calendar

Sunset Auction Company

1449 Washington Road.

Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 361-0583

May
30
Guided Canoe Trip
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Meet the ranger for a guided canoe paddle along the shores. Bring water and sunscreen. Pre-registration is required, space is limited, call the park office. $30 per canoe $5 parking.

Mistletoe State Park 

3725 Mistletoe Road

Appling, GA 30802

 

9 AM to 11 AM

 

706-541-0321

June
6
Dog Hike
Saturday, Jun 6, 2015 9 AM
Bring your dog and join us in a Cliatt Creek Trail hike. What better way to participate in National Trails week than to share it with your pet? All dogs must be on a leash. $5 parking.

Mistletoe State Park 

3725 Mistletoe Road

Appling, GA 30802

 

9 AM

 

706-541-0321

June
13

Sunset Auction Company

Located in Thomson, Georgia, Sunset Auction Company, Inc. Is one of the area's leading estate auctioneers. View the auction calendar

Sunset Auction Company

1449 Washington Road.

Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 361-0583

June
18-20

McCorkles Giant Plant Sale

Twice annually, McCorkles opens their doors to the general public for this Giant Plant Sale. This is your opportunity to select from thousands of discounted plants in 1-15 gallon sizes. Plan to come early and get your new plants while supplies last! We’ll see you there!

Neals Mill Farm

5936 Mattie Harrison Rd, Dearing, GA 30808

Get Directions

(706) 595-6052

June
20
Kelley Family Bluegrass Concert
Some siblings fight, but the five Kelley kids prefer to make music together. This award-winning family from Appling not only entertains, but teaches classical violin, bluegrass/gospel fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and piano. Donations are appreciated. $5 parking.

Mistletoe State Park 

3725 Mistletoe Road

Appling, GA 30802

 

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

 

706-541-0321

July
TBA

Friends of Clarks Hill Lake Fireworks Show

Friends of Clarks Hill Lake, will host its second annual Fourth of July Celebration on the banks of its 70,000-acre recreational lake on July 5, 2014. This free public event will have boats filling the lake area under the spectacular firework display while on-lookers line the shores.

Amity Recreation Area
5870 Thomson Hwy
Lincolnton, GA 30817
706-359-4444
800-533-3478
July
11

Sunset Auction Company

Located in Thomson, Georgia, Sunset Auction Company, Inc. Is one of the area's leading estate auctioneers. View the auction calendar

Sunset Auction Company

1449 Washington Road.

Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 361-0583

August
8

Sunset Auction Company

Located in Thomson, Georgia, Sunset Auction Company, Inc. Is one of the area's leading estate auctioneers. View the auction calendar

Sunset Auction Company

1449 Washington Road.

Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 361-0583

September
12

Sunset Auction Company

Located in Thomson, Georgia, Sunset Auction Company, Inc. Is one of the area's leading estate auctioneers. View the auction calendar

Sunset Auction Company

1449 Washington Road.

Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 361-0583

October
10

Sunset Auction Company

Located in Thomson, Georgia, Sunset Auction Company, Inc. Is one of the area's leading estate auctioneers. View the auction calendar

Sunset Auction Company

1449 Washington Road.

Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 361-0583

October
10-11

Pine Top Farm Horse Trials

An "equestrian triathlon", these events involve working with a horse both on the flat and over fences. The three phases are: dressage, endurance (or cross-country), and show jumping. Eventing has now evolved into an exciting sport attracting interest from all levels of sports enthusiasts, from weekend hobby riders to professional international stars. If you or someone in your group has a few spare hours, please volunteer. Contact Janet at: corgiqueen56@gmail.com.

Pine Top Farm

1393 Augusta Road

Thomson, Georgia 30824

706-449-2029 pinetopeventing@gmail.com

October
16-17

McCorkles Giant Plant Sale

Twice annually, McCorkles opens their doors to the general public for this Giant Plant Sale. This is your opportunity to select from thousands of discounted plants in 1-15 gallon sizes. Plan to come early and get your new plants while supplies last! We’ll see you there!

Neals Mill Farm

5936 Mattie Harrison Rd, Dearing, GA 30808

Get Directions

(706) 595-6052

November
7

Belle Meade Hunt Opening Meet

Ride along on a Tally-ho wagon for what is likely the largest opening day meet of any fox hunt in the world, riding through the historic sites and beautiful rolling countryside of McDuffie County, following hunters and hounds on a simulated fox hunt. This is truly an unforgettable McDuffie County tradition!

4018 Wrightsboro Rd.
Thomson, GA 30824


For tickets, contact Angela Smith at 706-595-2525.


Located 2 hrs east of Atlanta and 30 minutes west of Augusta off I-20. Take exit 172, and travel north, turn left on Stagecoach Rd, and left on Wrightsboro Rd.

November
28-29

Pine Top Farm Horse Trials

An "equestrian triathlon", these events involve working with a horse both on the flat and over fences. The three phases are: dressage, endurance (or cross-country), and show jumping. Eventing has now evolved into an exciting sport attracting interest from all levels of sports enthusiasts, from weekend hobby riders to professional international stars. If you or someone in your group has a few spare hours, please volunteer. Contact Janet at: corgiqueen56@gmail.com.

Pine Top Farm

1393 Augusta Road

Thomson, Georgia 30824

706-449-2029 pinetopeventing@gmail.com

 

 


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