April 2023 Events at Lake Oconee

Apr 1

3rd Annual Hop & Shop

Greensboro Main Street, Downtown Greensboro

Time: 10am – 4pm

The Greensboro Business Association presents the 3rd annual Hop & Shop in downtown Greensboro! Downtown merchants will be hosting a gift basket giveaway throughout the day. The Easter Bunny will be hopping around downtown from 10am-12pm, then will be set up in Lake & Local’s garden from 1pm-3pm for pictures. Participating merchants will be offering various activities, snacks, and discounts throughout the day as well! Shop small and celebrate spring at the Hop & Shop!

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Apr 14 – 15

Madison Spring Tour of Homes

Madison Morgan Cultural Center, 434 S. Main St., Madison

Time: Fri, Apr 14, 10am – Sat, Apr 15, 4pm

The Madison-Morgan Cultural Center is excited to once again celebrate the vibrant season of spring in grand style with our 2023 Madison Spring Tour of Homes and Gardens. The self-guided tour will feature a selection of Madison’s treasured historic and modern homes. You can experience the living history of our town while strolling through the city’s architecturally significant homes as they come into full bloom! Tickets required at https://www.mmcc-arts.org/ 

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Apr 15

ArtHealthy Festival 5K

Create, Inc., 80 GA-22, Milledgeville

Time: 6am – 11pm

CREATE, Inc. and Georgia College have partnered to host the annual ArtHealthy Festival. The ArtHealthy Festival is a one-day event designed to promote the combination of art and healthy living in Middle-Georgia. The festival brings awareness of healthy

choices to the public. This year, we added a 5K and cycling event. After the 5K, participants are encouraged to stay awhile and hang out at the festival. The festival is at no cost to the attendee. Our large kid zone is free to the families as well. Please join us for a celebration of healthy living for all!



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Apr 15

Southland Jubilee

Greensboro Main Street, Downtown Greensboro

Time: 10am – 4pm

Greensboro’s premier Spring Time Festival! Come Enjoy Arts, Crafts, Festival Food, Classic Cars and a whole day of family fun.


Apr 21-23

Milledgeville Thunder Rally

South Creek, 2949 Irwinton Rd., Milledgeville

Live rock and roll all weekend on-site, campsite competition, bike games, burn-out pit, and barbie jeep racing. Gates open 4/16 for early set up. Camping on site allowed. $50 per person (Fri-Sat-Sun), $30 per person (Sat-Sun), $20 for all UTVs/golf carts. Must be 21+ to enter.



Apr 21

Bad Romance: A Tribute to Lady GaGa

Oconee Brewing Company, 202 N. West St., Greensboro

Time: 8pm – 11 pm

Bad Romance: A Tribute To Lady GaGa is the most respected Lady GaGa tribute band in the US! Bad Romance replicates the look, sound, and feel of the original pop legend, Lady Gaga. Dressed in all the iconic costumes, Bad Romance lead vocalist, Lisa Peterson, has an amazing singing voice, flawlessly matching GaGa’s vocal range and on-stage movements. The veteran musicians and live dancers love what they do and have developed an amazing on-stage chemistry. They pride themselves on giving

their audience an incredible high-energy, qualitative stage show from start to finish.

Apr 29

Songwriter’s Night

Briarpatch, 725 Pea Ridge Rd., Eatonton

Time: 5pm – 10:30pm

TIM CADIERE PRODUCTIONS and BRIARPATCH CATTLE RANCH are bringing Jeffrey Steele to Lake Country! His high energy and extraordinary skill with

his guitar, keyboard and harmonica are guaranteed to wow the audience! Five time Grammy nominee, JEFFREY STEELE, has been recognized by BMI

for over 63 million airplays for hits he penned for a multitude of artists including: Keith Urban, Eric Church, Zac Brown Band, Jimmy Buffett, Montgomery Gentry, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cher, .38 Special, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Trace Adkins, LeAnn Rimes, Rascal Flatts, Van Zant, Joe Cocker, Bob Seger and many more. Tickets required at Eventbrite.com

Apr 22

Madison Fest

Madison Town Park, 218 W. Jefferson St, Madison

Time: 10am – 4pm

Madison’s blooming azaleas and dogwoods herald the coming of a new season, but the celebration of spring hits full throttle on Saturday April 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Town Park with the 26th Annual Madison Fest – a free family-friendly outdoor event featuring spring flowers, garden plants, handmade arts and crafts, regional food, creative crafting activities, and great live music all day long.


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