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 10
Location: First Liberty Market
Contact: Nancy Minyard 706-554-6644
Organization: Friends of Wimberly House
*Concert featuring "Celtic Tenors"
March 1
Location: Burke County Office Park Auditorium
Contact: Kaye Jones 706-437-0070
Organization: Waynesboro – Burke Concert Series
*Exchange Club Music Fest
April 21
Location: Exchange Club Fairgrounds
Contact: Jennifer Posey 706-554-0460
Organization: Waynesboro Exchange Club
Thunder on Liberty Car Show
April 21
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Don Lively 706-554-8018
Organization: Downtown Development Authority
*Boss Hog State Barbeque Cookoff
May 11 & 12
Location: Mr. Golf Carts 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 & Racks by Tracks
September 8
Location: Southern Bank Complex
Contact:
Organization: Shrine Club
Bird Dog Breakaway Marathon
September 29
Location: Begins at Waynesboro City Park
Contact: 706-437-0505
Organization: Center for New Beginnings
*Burke County Fair
October 23-27
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 18
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Don Lively 706-554-8018
Organization: Downtown Development Authority
*Holiday Tour of homes
December
Location: Waynesboro/Burke County Homes
Contact: Robin Mizel 706-551-0004
Organization: Town & Country Womans Club
Christmas on Liberty Square
December 7
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Nan Lynch 706-554-8100
Organization: Downtown Organization of Retailers
Annual Christmas Parade
December 8
Location: Downtown Waynesboro
Contact: Don Lively 706-554-8018
Organization: Downtown Development Authority
* Admission Fee/Ticket Required for Entry