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Hometown Celebration

August 18, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Hometown Celebration ImageWith many requests, we’re bringing back this event happening in August, like previous years, to celebrate our Great American Main Street City! Main Street, the City of Milledgeville, Georgia College, & many downtown businesses are hosting this celebration to which all community members and supporters are invited.

This event is free & open to the public, but a $5 donation from attendees would be greatly appreciated to help support this event (and FUN) which continues to grow each year.

The 100 block of West Hancock Street will be OPEN to pedestrians, bands will play, there will be fun activities for all, and opportunity will abound for enjoyable time spent in the company of community, family, & friends.

Two popular local bands will be performing to get the street party started with toe-tapping & get-up-and-dance grooves. Opening at 5pm, The Local Folk will perform acoustic interpretations of classics and hidden gems by Milledgeville locals Charlie Adams, Jim Chapman, Nic Goodson and Christopher Karow.





Headliner Thoughtomatic will take the stage at 7:30pm. Built on a wide range of musical influences, soaring solos, 4-part harmonies, & tight rhythms will be delivered by band members Brandon Marsolo (guitar & vocals), Dustin McCook (guitar & vocals), Alex Pound (bass & vocals), Jon Joiner (drums & vocals), TJ Brown (saxophone) and special guest singer Jamie Kearney. Bands will play throughout the evening and there will be activities for the entire family.





Milledgeville Main Street is in the planning process and are looking for arts & crafts vendors and community organizations to setup at the Celebration. There is a $25 fee for vendors selling items. Civic organizations looking to promote their cause are free to setup providing they create an activity for the crowd to enjoy. Deadline for application submission is July 31st at 5pm.

Want to be an event vendor or participating organization?

Download a vendor participation application with rules.



Downtown Milledgeville
100 West Hancock Street
Milledgeville,GA31061United States
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P.O. Box 1422
Milledgeville, GA 31059

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