Community Events

Barrow Arts & Sciences Academy Cultural Connections

07:00 pm
BASA Cultural Connections is proud to welcome spoken word poet Marquice Williams on Thursday, April 15th. Known for his spoken word poetry and dedication to creating safe spaces where any individual can tell their truth, Marquice L. Williams will share the stage with a few of BASA’s fearless student writers in an evening of original music and spoken word poetry. Spellbinding vocal performances will be lifted high as the sun sets over the lake at the Innovation Amphitheater. Tickets are only $10! Secure yours today by clicking here.

Jackson Derby

06:30 pm
The Jackson Derby is an event for everyone! Click here for all the details!
This annual networking and social event attracts business and community leaders right to the virtual track.
Big hats, seersucker suits, bow ties, bourbon tastings and of course mint juleps!
Nail-biting races, great music and food.
"Buy" a horse, name a horse and bet on it being a winner!

Derby Event ticket-Includes dinner, one drink ticket and Derby Dollars-Members $50, Non-members $65
Table of Eight- $380 ($20 discount)
Bourbon Tasting Tickets-Sold separately from Derby Event ticket $30

Braselton Antiques & Artisan Festival

12:00 pm
APRIL 23rd-25th!
Help celebrate the festival's 18th year along with 250+ vendors as they line the streets of downtown Braselton creating a one of a kind pickers market! Find true antiques, furniture, farmhouse, local artwork, boutique, home décor, hand crafted, primitives, rustic, salvage, good ole junk and more! Also featuring 12 food trucks, Adult beverages and ice cream and snow cones for the kiddies, PLUS live music! Voted one of the top 5 festivals in the state of Georgia! Conveniently located off I-85 North exit 129 turn East and follow the signs. Only one mile from the exit. Free parking shuttle and admission.
Friday 12-7pm
Saturday 9-6pm
Sunday 10-5pm
115 Harrison St. (Downtown Braselton)

Grand Opening - Adventure Bags

01:00 pm

Join Adventure Bags as they celebrate their expansion and relocation to a bigger facility! Their new address will be 163 MLK Jr. Drive, Winder. 

*Due to COVID-19 Guidelines and the safety of all guests and staff, there will be two separate Grand Openings on May 1, 2021; 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm. Make plans to stop by and tour the new facility and meet the Board Members, staff, and core volunteers!

A Night of Hope for Children

06:00 pm
The 23rd Annual Night of Hope for Children Live and Silent Auction benefiting The Tree House, Inc., will be held Friday, May 21st at the Venue at Friendship Springs. Doors open at 6pm. In addition to food & drinks, enjoy mobile bidding and over 100 auctions items, including trips to Italy and Antigua Bay! Proceeds benefit services that help children and families heal from child abuse. Click Here to purchase tickets.

Downtown Winder Live! Concert Series

06:00 pm
The Swinging Medallions will kick off this summer's Downtown Winder Live Concert Series starting at 6pm on May 22nd! Mark your calendar for the 1st Saturday of each month thru August and get ready for a good time with great music with your friends and neighbors!

Commerce Farmer's Market

08:00 pm
Taking applications for the Commerce Farmers Market that starts May 29th!  Email for an application.  Some of the items will include: fresh veggies, eggs, honey, baked goods around.  It's time to eat good and support our local farmers!

Pooches in the Park

09:30 am
Tails will be wagging when Braselton digs in for its 6th annual Pooches in the Park on Saturday, September 25. Plan to bring the entire pack (dogs, kids, friends, etc.) to Braselton Park on Harrison Street from 9:30 a.m. to 5p.m.