Downtown Thomasville
Downtown Happenings
Downtown Happenings

Downtown Happenings

Thomasville is truly a town for all seasons, with many unique and unusual experiences offered year-round. Following are highlights of annual events and festivals held in Thomasville and our surrounding communities. Whatever your interest, we think you will agree that a visit to Downtown Thomasville is definitely   . . . Worth it! 

Click here to view the Calendar of Events on the Thomasville Visitors Center website to see everything happening in and around Downtown Thomasville!

Year Round…

Another Night of Bluegrass ~ Concert Series

Thomasville Municipal Auditorium ~ National and International Favorites! Click for Upcoming Concerts!


Thomasville Antiques Show & Sale
The Thomasville Antiques Show Committee presents a multitude of the country’s most prestigious dealers who offer the opportunity to view and purchase exquisite antiques. This event is held annually in February to provide funding for quality programs that enrich and assist children in Thomasville and Thomas County. For further information, please visit Thomasville Antiques Show or call 229-225-9354.


The Heritage Walk & Fun Run
Held annually in March, this event is sponsored by Commercial Bank and Thomasville YMCA. Please contact the YMCA at 229-226-0133 or visit Thomasville YMCA for further information.


Rose Show BouquetThomasville Rose Show & Festival
Held in beautiful historic downtown Thomasville, the Rose Festival has been a Southwest Georgia Tradition since the 1920s. Join us for all the fun and festivities! Enjoy roses, roses, and more roses, plus parades, live music, fantastic food, exciting sporting events, arts & crafts … and everything from an elegant plantation ball to a family-oriented street dance! Held annually the fourth Friday in April, please call 229-227-7020 for more information or visit Thomasville Rose Festival.


Thomasville Music & Drama Troupe Spring Show
This May event showcases some of Thomasville’s finest talented young people. For more information, call the Troupe office at (229) 558-9470.


FireworksCNS Television’s Fireworks Show & Festivities
Celebrate the Fourth of July with good, old-fashioned fun and activities for the whole family! Enjoy great games, great food, great entertainment and of course, a fantastic fireworks display! Held annually at Remington Ave., please call (229) 227-7001 for more information.


City of Roses AirplaneThomasville Fly-In
It is the tradition of the Thomasville aviation community to host an annual fly-in at the Thomasville Municipal Airport the second weekend of October each year. The event has grown to be a major aviation event ans is lots of fun for all ages! For schedule information please visit or call (229) 226-4753.


Plantation Wildlife Arts Festival
One of the nation’s premier art shows, featuring dozens of the best sporting and wildlife artists in one location, PWAF takes place annually in November.  For more information, call the Thomasville Center for the Arts at (229) 226-0588 or visit their website at


Christmas Parade – Downtown Thomasville
Usher in the holiday season with a charming down home parade and welcome Santa to Thomasville. Held annually the first Monday after Thanksgiving. Please call (229) 226-3446 for more information.

VCarolersVictorian Christmas – Downtown Thomasville
Historic downtown Thomasville, an award winning “Great American Main Street City,” invites you to come and make a memory this Christmas season! Take an unforgettable journey back in time to the 1890s and enjoy horse-drawn carriages, strolling carolers, church choirs, musicians, holiday delicacies and, of course, Saint Nicholas! Call (229) 227-7020 or visit Victorian Christmas for more information.

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