Chamber of Commerce
302 E College Street Colquitt, GA 39837
Calendar of Events
follow us on
Top of Page
Top of Page
CELEBRATE WITH US ALL
National Mayhaw Festival /
Pageants / Mayhaw
Century Bike Ride
Colquitt-Miller County Chamber of Commerce Sponsored Events:
Annual Banquet - TBA
Mayhaw Century Bike Ride
10th Annual- April
13, 2013 at 8am
Mayhaw Classic Golf Tournament - TBA
National Mayhaw Festival
30th Annual - April
Hometown Holiday - TBA
National Mayhaw Festival ~ Third Weekend in April.
For information, call 229-758-2400.
The annual Mayhaw Festival is held in Colquitt on the third weekend in
April at the Spring Creek Recreation Park, and Mayhaw Jelly, reputed to
be "the best jelly in the world," is always in abundant supply. Colquitt
is famous for the mayhaw, a tart fruit from the rose family that grows
in swampy areas. Boats and nets are frequently used to harvest mayhaws,
which make the delicious rosy-orange jelly.
The 10th annual Mayhaw Festival Century Bike Ride will be held in
Colquitt TBA (see below for application & more information). The Mayhaw Festival Classic Golf Tournament will be held
at Crooked Oak Golf Club, TBA.
"Friday on the Square", April 19th, kicks off the weekend with
a bake sale with local cakes, pies, and other goodies, lots of good
country barbeque. Saturday, April 20th will start with a 5K race and a 1 Mile
Fun Walk at 8:30am at Colquitt Freewill Baptist Church. A Main Street
parade will begin at 10am followed by local entertainment. Vendors will
be selling arts, crafts, collectibles, and a variety of food. There will
be many special attractions and displays for all ages. There will be a
Mega Slide, Rockclimb, Funhouse, Spider Mountain and Pony Rides for
The musical comedy, May-Haw, will be held on Friday, April 19th at
7:30pm and Saturday, April 20th at 2:00pm & 5:30pm in Cotton Hall, a
renovated warehouse transformed into a rustic, multi-stage theatrical
Arts & Crafts Vendors and Food Vendors, please download and print the
appropriate application AND the Liability Disclaimer.
2013 Arts - Crafts
- Collectibles Application
Children’s Activities Application
Food Concessions Application
1 Mile fun Run/Walk Application
5K Run Application
Tennis Tournament Application
Miss National Mayhaw Festival
10th Annual Mayhaw Century Bike Ride
April 13, 2013 at 8am
Mayhaw Century Bike Ride Video 1
Mayhaw Century Bike Ride Video 2
Mayhaw Century Bike Ride through the beautiful southwest corner of
Georgia and the Mayhaw Capital of the world.
The Mayhaw Century will be broken up into three
rides; 32 miles, 62 miles and 100 miles. It is for all levels of riders.
The ride will begin and end at the Miller County
Schools, 996 Phillipsburg Road,
For more information about the bike ride or for lodging information, call 229-758-2400.
2013 Mayhaw Century Bike Ride