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302 E College Street Colquitt, GA 39837

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CELEBRATE WITH US ALL YEAR!!!!

National Mayhaw Festival / Mayhaw Century Bike Ride / Mayhaw Classic Golf Tournament
23rd Annual Miss National Mayhaw Festival Pageant

Colquitt-Miller County Chamber of Commerce Sponsored Events:

23rd Annual Miss National Mayhaw Festival Pageant - Saturday September 13, 2014

Mayhaw Century Bike Ride - Please check back for the 2015 date.

Mayhaw Classic Golf Tournament -Please check back for the 2015 date. Crooked Oak Golf Club. For more information, contact Winston at 229-758-9200

National Mayhaw Festival - Please check back for the 2015 date.
 


23rd Annual Miss National Mayhaw Festival Pageant
Time: 7:00 PM
Date: Saturday September 13, 2014

 

Location: Colquitt Ga. Miller Co. K-4 Auditorium
96 Perry St. Colquitt Ga. 39837
The Miss National Mayhaw Festival Pageant is open to
contestants from the surrounding area in theses age divisions:
Baby (Ages birth-23 months)
Teeny (Ages 2-3)
Tiny Miss National Mayhaw Festival (Ages 4-6)
Little Miss National Mayhaw Festival (Age 7-9)
Junior Miss National Mayhaw Festival (Age 10-12)
Teen Miss National Mayhaw Festival (Ages 13-16)
Miss National Mayhaw Festival (Ages 17-21)

23rd Annual Miss National Mayhaw Festival Pageant Application

The 2012 Queens


National Mayhaw Festival  


National Mayhaw Festival Please check back for the 2015 date.

(This does not include the Bike Ride or Golf Tournament).
For information, call 229-758-2400.

The annual
National Mayhaw Festival is held in Colquitt 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.

"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

Please check back for the 2015 date.


 

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