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Date Event Name & Description Location

Trunk or Treat

Prizes for 3 kids ages and 1 adult costumes. Kids walk through, get goodies, hold costume contest, and can go on to other places.

Dearing GYM

4683 Augusta Hwy

Dearing, Ga 30808


5:00pm - 6:00pm


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.


Sunset Auction Company

We would like to invite you all to our monthly auctions held on the first Saturday of every month. We sell all sorts of great things including but not limited to collectibles, antique furniture, vintage toys, antique signage, gas and oil memorabilia, antique and modern firearms, jewelry, pottery, civil war collectibles, rolex and vintage watches, currency, Gold and Silver coins, Classic cars, and any other items of value. Concessions available.

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Sunset Auction Company
1449 Washington Road.
Thomson, Georgia 30824


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4:30 p.m.


Queen of Angels 10th Annual Fall Fest

Great day out for the whole family.Craft and food vendors, bingo, cake walk, children's games, pony rides.

Queen of Angels Catholic Church 1326 Washington Rd

Thomson Ga 30824


(706) 595-2913

or Jody Paul (706) 832-0689


10:00 am - 4:oo pm


Thanksgiving Horse Trials

Horse trials (or eventing) is an equestrian event where a single horse and rider combination compete against other combinations across the three disciplines of dressage, cross-country, and show jumping.

Pine Top Farm
1393 Augusta Road
Thomson, Georgia 30824

(706) 449-2029

City Of Thomson : Christmas Tree Lighting

Thomson Depot

111 Railroad Street

Thomson, GA 30824


Town Of Dearing : Christmas Tree Lighting

Music, Free Hot Chocolate, Cookies, and Santa comes in the Big Red Firetruck to visit with children.  Everyone is invited for this Fun, Free Event -to start the Christmas Spirit.

Dearing Town Hall

4577 Augusta Hwy,

Dearing, GA 30808



Depot Dash - 5K Fun Run Start line will be First Street behind McDuffie Museum

Christmas Tour of Homes

Shuttle bus lead tour of homes in the Thomson area - decorated by area merchants and designers for the holidays. Shuttles leave from the church beginning at 5:00 pm

First Baptist Church Thomson
253 Jackson St,
Thomson, GA 30824


Tickets: $20 Advance

                $25 Dday of

                $17 Seniors


(706) 597-1000

City of Thomson Christmas Parade

Main Street

Thomson GA 30824


Christmas Celtic Guitar Concert

The music of Christmas comes to life in Robin and Steve's concert of carols and hymns that span over 600 years. Internationally recognized as master Celtic instrumentalists, they celebrate the many moods of the Yuletide season in gorgeous guitar interpretation. An unforgettable evening of acoustic Christmas cheer.

100% of proceeds go to support MANNA, Thomson, GA's food bank. Tickets available at the First Baptist office or the Chamber of Commerce office, 706-597-1000

First Baptist Church Thomson
253 Jackson St,
Thomson, GA 30824
(706) 595-4252


6:30 PM

Tickets: $10


Christmas at Cedar Rock

Enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas with a complimentary hayride through lights and displays, then experience the live Nativity. Roast marshmallows over an open fire. Visit with Santa (your camera is welcome). Browse the “General Store” – crafts, baked goods, preserves and jams, jewelry, and more.

Macedonia United Methodist Church
7257 Highway 80 North,
Thomson, GA 30824

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.

Stagecoach Rd
Thomson, GA 30824
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