March First Friday: Celebrate Our Roots

 

Milledgeville Main Street’s
March First Friday: Celebrate Our Roots
March 2nd  –  6-8pm  –  downtown Milledgeville


Downtown Milledgeville exudes history, from the historic downtown buildings and the big oak trees, to the antebellum homes and the museums. This “Celebrate our Roots” themed First Friday will be a time to explore Milledgeville’s rich history downtown from 6-8pm.

The First Friday Committee’s partnership with the Convention and Visitors Bureau and the museums will continue to offer FREE trolley rides to the museums for patrons to learn about Milledgeville history.

Enjoy these explorations and more while at First Friday:

[2018 Details Coming Soon]

For more information about First Friday or for information on how
to get involved contact the Main Street Office at 478.414.4014 or
email Deana at dthornton@milledgevillega.us.

Milledgeville Main Street wants to especially thank our 2017 First Friday Sponsors:

CHAMPION
Magnolia State Bank
Robins Financial Credit Union

PARTNER
Fowler Flemister Concrete, Inc.
Standard Sand & Silica Co.

FRIEND
97 Big FM
Century Bank & Trust
Computer Consultants of Milledgeville
Exchange Bank

CONTRIBUTING PARTNER
Allied Arts
Milledgeville FOG (Fats, Oils & Grease)
Milledgeville Jaycees

February First Friday: Love Local

Love Local Image[First Friday Details Coming Soon]

Milledgeville Main Street wants to especially thank our 2017 First Friday Sponsors:

CHAMPION
Magnolia State Bank
Robins Financial Credit Union

PARTNER
Fowler Flemister Concrete, Inc.
Standard Sand & Silica Co.

FRIEND
97 Big FM
Century Bank & Trust
Computer Consultants of Milledgeville
Exchange Bank

CONTRIBUTING PARTNER
Allied Arts
Milledgeville FOG (Fats, Oils & Grease)
Milledgeville Jaycees

Eat, Drink & Be Merry: 2017 Chamber of Commerce Holiday Social

Chamber Holiday Social ImageDecember 19
MBC Chamber Holiday Social
Magnolia Ballroom
5:30-7:30pm

Join the Milledgeville-Baldwin County Chamber of Commerce for their Annual Holiday Social: Eat, Drink & Be Merry for festive fare, spirits, entertainment & great company.

Register online today.

Polar Express Trolley Ride

The Polar Express Trolley Ride is coming to Milledgeville. Last year we added 2 nights, for a total of 3, and it still sold out in the first hour.

2017 Polar Express Trolley tickets go on sale, Monday, November 13, 2017 at 12:30pm.

**It is important you read the important details & purchase rules below carefully.

Please be aware of our set rules, no exceptions, for ticket purchases this year.

  • Limit of six (6) tickets per adult present
  • In-person purchases only (cash & card accepted)
  • Ticket sales final, no refunds or exchanges

*It is highly suggested to have the date & time (plus a few alternate choices) prior to arriving. The purchase line will not be held for purchaser phone calls or consults to decide on purchase.

Available ticket dates/times and prices are:

  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 – $10 each
  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 – $10 each
  • Friday, December 8, 2017 – $15 each
  • Wednesday, December 13, 2017 – $10 each
  • Thursday, December 14, 2017 – $10 each
  • Friday, December 15, 2017 – $15 each

Departure times available each night are:

  • 6:00pm
  • 6:30pm
  • 7:00pm
  • 7:30pm

Polar Express Trolley Ride

The Polar Express Trolley Ride is coming to Milledgeville. Last year we added 2 nights, for a total of 3, and it still sold out in the first hour.

2017 Polar Express Trolley tickets go on sale, Monday, November 13, 2017 at 12:30pm.

**It is important you read the important details & purchase rules below carefully.

Please be aware of our set rules, no exceptions, for ticket purchases this year.

  • Limit of six (6) tickets per adult present
  • In-person purchases only (cash & card accepted)
  • Ticket sales final, no refunds or exchanges

*It is highly suggested to have the date & time (plus a few alternate choices) prior to arriving. The purchase line will not be held for purchaser phone calls or consults to decide on purchase.

Available ticket dates/times and prices are:

  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 – $10 each
  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 – $10 each
  • Friday, December 8, 2017 – $15 each
  • Wednesday, December 13, 2017 – $10 each
  • Thursday, December 14, 2017 – $10 each
  • Friday, December 15, 2017 – $15 each

Departure times available each night are:

  • 6:00pm
  • 6:30pm
  • 7:00pm
  • 7:30pm

“Talking Trash” with Keep Milledgeville Baldwin Beautiful

KMBB Event ImageNovember 23
Talking Trash with Keep Milledgeville Baldwin Beautiful
at Need A Nerd
5:15pm

Join KMBB to “talk trash” & help beautify our community! All are welcome & discussion is open for thoughts on community efforts surrounding litter, recycling, and beautification.

Book Signing of “Night Flyers & Other Stories” hosted by Allied Arts

Night Flyers Book Cover ImageNovember 19
“Night Flyers & Other Stories” Book Signing hosted by Allied Arts
1-3pm

Author Harold A. Lawrence will sign copies of his latest book, “Nightflyers and Other Stories” at the Marlor House, 201 N. Wayne St.

This is a free community event for all book-lovers and spooky-story enthusiasts. “Night Flyers and Other Stories” will be on sale during the signing. Cash, check, and card will be accepted.

Christmas at the Old Governor’s Mansion

November 19 – December 22, 2017
Christmas at the Mansion

The Mansion will be fully decorated and open for Christmas tours beginning Sunday, November 19, 2017. The Mansion will be closed for Thanksgiving November 23-27.

Be sure not to miss this historic, splendid display at one of the most wonderful times of the year!

22nd Annual Deputy Will Robinson Memorial 5K

Will Robinson Memorial 5K Race Medal ImageNovember 18
22nd Annual Deputy Will Robinson Memorial 5K
at CSH
8:30am – Fun Run
9:30am – 5K Road Race

Presented by the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office & Georgia Military College Alumni Association, proceeds from the race go to the 1879 Circle of Friends Scholarship Fund, the Will Robinson Scholarship Fund and the C.H.A.M.P.S Program.

Download & Print Race Application

Public Viewing at the GC Pohl Observatory

Starry Sky ImageNovember 17
Public Night at the GC Pohl Observatory
7-8:30 PM

Join the Georgia College Pohl Observatory to examine celestial events of the night sky through the 24″ telescope at Herty Hall.
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Photo: Crab Nebula from GCSU by Rommie Johnson

Find Us


105 E Hancock Street

P.O. Box 1422
Milledgeville, GA 31059

P: (478) 414 4014

mainstreetdesk@milledgevillega.us

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