Harness Festival  April 7-8

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Hawkinsville is the Harness Horse Racing Capital of Georgia. Since 1894, harness horse trainers have brought their horses to our Horse Training Facility to train annually October through April to prepare for qualifying races held in April during the annual Hawkinsville Harness Festival.  During this fun-filled family event you can watch live harness horse racing and experience an assortment of local music, arts and crafts, and delicious food. Join us at our next Harness Festival, and enjoy this unique Haw­kinsville experience.

April 7th Friday Night event will include an Amateur Chili & Yard Bird Cook-Off, Live Music provided by Midlife Chryslers, and Fireworks! (6pm-11pm)

April 8th Saturday event will include Harness Horse Racing, Arts and Crafts, Delicious Food, and  FUN ZONE attractions. (10am-5pm)

Click Here for Cook-Off Entry Form

Click Here For Vendor Application

dsr hville classic cruisers logoCruise-In & Street Party

5th Fridays  @ 6pm

Join us on Lumpkin Street in Downtown Hawkinsville to check out the Hawkinsville Classic Cruisers’ cool rides.¬†¬†Admission:¬†FREE






Click HERE for “Hawkinsville Classic Cruisers” Membership Form


The Hawkinsville Harvest Fest is the 4th Saturday in October. The “Harvest Fest” theme was introduced in 2011 to highlight Agriculture in Hawkinsville and Pulaski County. This event is fun for the entire family. You will see unique craft vendors, enjoy lunch from a variety of delicious food vendors, and be entertained by local talent throughout the day. And to entertain the kids, there are live animals,¬† bouncy houses, story time puppet shows, face painting and more. New attractions¬†are added to the¬†festival every year. You do not want to miss any of these fun-filled, family activities. We hope to see you at the next¬†Harvest Fest event.

For Information call (478) 783-1717 or email




Christmas Parade

December 2, 2017  @ 6pm

Join us for the annual lighted parade in downtown Hawkinsville.  

Prizes for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Best Decorated Floats

***Please note the parade route below***



Georgia’s Longest Yard Sale

March 9-10, 2018

Shop the variety of Vendors throughout Hawkinsville and other communities along Hwy 341 during this annual event.

*Click here for official website.

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Hawkinsville, Georgia 31036
Phone: (478) 783-1717
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Chamber Checks can be used at participating merchants in Pulaski County. They are the perfect gift, giving the recipient a choice and giving the buyer the opportunity to support local merchants! ChamberChecks can be printed in any denomination and can be delivered the day you order.

Stop by, email or call the Chamber office to purchase these gift certificates.


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Hawkinsville, Georgia 31036
Phone: (478) 783-1717
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