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Farmers Fest Comes to Fort Valley!

Farmers Fest Comes to Fort Valley!

A farmers fest is scheduled for July 1 from 3-8 p.m.

The event will take place in Downtown Fort Valley. There will be produce, crafts, music and barbeque.

All produce and crafts on site are Georgia grown and made.

For more information, call 478-825-5986.

Calling All Scrapbookers!

 

For those of you near Warner Robins and Perry, there will be a 12-hour Crop on Saturday, June 25th from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. at Lisa's Studio in Kathleen.

Cost is $22 per person and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Red Cross Tornado Relief. 

You will get three feet of crop space (share a 6 ft table with one other cropper). 

If you are interested in attending the crop or want more information, please e-mail Lisa directly at lisamosely@windstream.net

This is not a Create~n~Crop Event, but is being held by a staff member of our team so expect the same friendly welcome and fun atmosphere!

 

Mulberry St. Market Today!

Today the Mulberry Market in Downtown Macon features Deer Creek Farms in Forsyth, Dickey Farms in Musella, Davis Farms in Roberta, The Little Farm in Gray and the Evergreen East Farm in Jeffersonville.

The Mulberry St. Market is happening from 4-7 p.m. today, Wednesday.

Not only will you find produce, you can find beef, baked goods and jellies.

If you take photos, e-mail them to us at whereyoulive@13wmaz.com.

Georgia Peach Festival Comes this Weekend!

The Peach Festival kicks off this Friday, June 3!

The festival kicks off with a luncheon at noon on Friday. This event is scheduled for the BUMC Christian Fellowship Hall. 

Then on Saturday, activities, a concert and fireworks are set to take place at North Peach Park, located off White Road in Byron. The activities begin at 5 p.m. and fireworks start at 9:45 p.m.

The festival ends June 11 in Fort Valley. 

Check out the full schedule of events.

Peaches at the Park

Peaches at the Park

 

In celebration of the Peach Festival, the Byron Farmers Market is set to have Peaches in the Park at the Market on Saturday, June 4.

You can enter a peach recipe contest. A prize winner will be involved.

Enter your recipe by calling Regina at 478-956-5555 and then bring your creation to the Jailhouse Park at 9:45a.m., contest begins at 10am on Saturday, June 4.

Gov. Launches Design Contest for New Car Tags

 

Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that the Department of Revenue will host a contest to design for a new Georgia license plate.

The design contest will begin on Monday, May 23. The deadline is Friday, June 17. 

Individuals are asked to submit original artwork. Any Georgian citizen or business authorized to do business in the state of Georgia is welcome to enter the contest.

The public will be given a chance to choose three semi-finalists through an online vote from June 24-July 8. After the online voting, the three semi-finalists will be presented to Gov. Deal.

He will then announce the winning design on July 15.

See the rules, guidelines, design template and an entry-waiver form for the contest.

 

 

Contest submissions may be sent to:

 

Byron Community Yard Sale Saturday

A Byron community yard sale is this Saturday.

Bring your stuff to sell as well as come to shop.

Line up along the grassy area between the tracks and Heritage Blvd. There will also be vendors at Jailhouse Park

Byron Better Hometown says its first come first serve.

8am - UNTIL ?