Annual Events



Auchumpkee Creek Covered Bridge - African American Museum
Gerald I. Lawhorn Scouting Base - Free Flowing Flint River
Greatest Generation Park - Historic Courthouse
Petti-Grew White Stamps House - Riverbend Catfish Restaurant
Sky Dive Atlanta - *Sprewell Bluff Park - The Rock Ranch
Thomaston-Upson Archives - Thomaston-Upson Arts Council

*The AMC Series “The Walking Dead” filmed at Sprewell Bluff Park in 2013

The Popular Lions Gate Film ‘The Hunger Games’ filmed scenes of ‘MockingJay Part 1’ in 2013

Martin Luther King Day Celebration – Held on MLK’s Birthday
Mountain Bike Race – Visit
Chamber Golf Tournament – Visit
SOTW BBQ/Music Festival – Visit
City Spring Cleaning Yard Sale – First Saturday in April
Easter Eggstravaganza – Visit
Egg Hunt at The Generation Park – Held near Easter Weekend
Emancipation Proclamation Celebration – Memorial Day Weekend
Story Time @ the Hightower Memorial Library – Held during summer
TUAC Art & Theatre Camps – Visit
Celebrate America at The Rock Ranch – Visit
Fun in the Summertime – Visit
TUAC’s Annual Soltice – Visit
Community/Business Expo – First Thursday in September
Boss Hog BBQ Cook-Off & Car Show – Held 4th Saturday in September
Boobie Ball Cancer Fund – Held each year in September
Not so Spooky Halloween – Visit
Chitlin Hoedown – Held the Last Saturday in October
SOTW Chili Cook-Off – Visit
Hot Air Balloon Rally – Visit
Veterans Day Celebration – Held each year on Veterans Day
Rotary Silent Cake Auction – Held the day before Thanksgiving
Santa on the Square – Held Thanksgiving Night
Christmas Light Parade – Held the Saturday after Thanksgiving
Pumpkin Destruction Day – Visit
Sounds of the Season – Held the first Monday in December
A Victorian Christmas Singing event – Held the first week of December
Christmas Lane – Opens the first Saturday in December
A Country Christmas Drive-Thru – Visit
Fly for Tots – Held in December at the Upson County Airport
Breakfast with Santa – Visit

For more information, please write or call:

Thomaston-Upson Chamber of Commerce
110 West Main Street - P.O. Box 827
Thomaston, Georgia 30286





The Thomaston-Upson Chamber of Commerce unites our members and the community by promoting strategic economic growth, enhancing the quality of life and creating a positive business climate for Upson County. 


Thomaston-Upson Chamber of Commerce

110 West Main Street • P.O. Box 827 • Thomaston, GA 30286

Phone: 706-647-9686