Explore events happening around Lake Oconee this May 2023! Kim and Lin Logan Real Estate is your resource for real estate and local events.
The “Peg Leg” Howell BBQ & Blues Festival
Eatonton City Center Stage, 124A N. Jefferson Ave, Eatonton
Time: 2pm – 10pm
You’re invited to join the City of Eatonton for The “Peg Leg” Howell BBQ & Blues Festival! This event will be a full day of awesome blues music along with authentic BBQ. Bring your lawn chairs and coolers. The event will take place at the Eatonton City Center Stage, which is located behind Barrel 118, 118 N. Jefferson Avenue in Downtown Eatonton.
The Sounds of Georgia
The Plaza Arts Center, 305 N. Madison Ave, Eatonton
The state of Georgia’s music history is rich as it’s fertile, black soil. Take your listeners on a journey of music that includes the music that put Macon on the map like Little Richard, Ray Charles and The Allman Brothers! Let’s not forget the glory of Athens with bands like R.E.M and the B-52 and more! With the great Alan Jackson and Travis Tritt to round out the trip, you’re sure to find something you’ll love in this variety show! Tickets required at www.plazacenter.org
Madison in May 5K/10K
First United Methodist Church, 296 S. Main St.,
The Madison Lion’s Club invites you to the Madison in May 5K and 10K benefitting Morgan County Young Life. The 5K is a flat and fast, out and back shaded course through Madison’s Antebellum Historic District. The 10K course follows the same route and continues beyond city limits on scenic rural road, mostly flat with a few moderate rollers. Registration required at runsignup.com.
22nd Annual Madison Antiques Show & Sale
Madison Morgan Cultural Center, 434 S. Main St.,
Thu, May 18, 6pm – Sat, May 20, 5pm
It’s our 22nd year and we are getting ready for another great show! This year’s Antiques Show and Sale will feature over 20 dealers from across the nation who will be displaying the best in American antiques and accessories predominantly from the South. Items range from furniture and vintage linens to silver, pottery, and fine art. Free lectures at 9AM Friday and Saturday before the show. Tickets for show at the door $10. Preview Party Tickets $50.
Dairy Dash 5K Trail Run
Big Sandy Creek Dairy Farm , 4540 Bostwick Rd.,
Big Sandy Creek Dairy Farm and Stonewall Farm Enterprises will be hosting the Dairy Dash 5K Trail Run. Each year half of the proceeds will go to an agricultural program that supports and educates youth. This year we have selected Discover Dairy’s “Adopt-A-Cow Program” https://www.discoverdairy.com/adopt-a-cow/