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Colquitt--Miller County Chamber of Commerce

302 E College Street Colquitt, GA 39837

229-758-2400

229-758-8140 (Fax)

 


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CELEBRATE WITH US ALL YEAR!!!!

National Mayhaw Festival / Mayhaw Century Bike Ride / Mayhaw Classic Golf Tournament
 

Colquitt-Miller County Chamber of Commerce Sponsored Events:

Annual Banquet -
January 30, 2014- 6:30 PM Old Miller County High School. Contact the Chamber of Commerce or any Board member to purchase tickets. Program - “Colquitt’s Got Talent.”

Mayhaw Century Bike Ride - April 12, 2014.

Mayhaw Classic Golf Tournament -April 25, 2014-1:00 PM, Crooked Oak Golf Club. For more information, contact Winston at 229-758-9200

National Mayhaw Festival - April 19, 2014
 


National Mayhaw Festival – April 19, 2014


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 April 12, 2014 (see below for application & more information). The Mayhaw Festival Classic Golf Tournament will be held at Crooked Oak Golf Club, April 25, 2014. ,"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, 1 Mile Fun Walk, and a Main Street parade that will begin at 10 am 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 numerous activities for children.

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 setting.

Arts & Craft, children's and Food Vendors, please download and print the appropriate application AND the Liability Disclaimer.

Mayhaw Festival Application Parade

Mayhaw Festival Arts & Crafts Application

Mayhaw Festival Children's Activities Application

Mayhaw Food Concessions Application

Mayhaw Century Bike Application

Mayhew Festival 5K Run Application

Mayhew Festival 1 mile Run Application


Mayhaw Century Bike Ride

April 12, 2014


 

Mayhaw Century Bike Ride Video  1

Mayhaw Century Bike Ride Video   2

The 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, Colquitt, GA.

For more information about the bike ride or for lodging information, call 229-758-2400.

 

Mayhaw Century Bike Application