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National Mayhaw Festival / Mayhaw
Century Bike Ride
Colquitt-Miller County Chamber of Commerce Sponsored Events:
Annual Banquet - TBA
Mayhaw Century Bike Ride - 2014 TBA
Mayhaw Classic Golf Tournament 2014 - TBA
National Mayhaw Festival 2014 - TBA
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 11th 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", kicks off the weekend with
a bake sale with local cakes, pies, and other goodies, lots of good
country barbeque. Saturday, 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 and Saturday, 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.
Annual Mayhaw Century Bike Ride
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.