Community Events

Chocolate Walk in Downtown Monroe

05:00 pm
Enjoy an evening of shopping, dining, and chocolate in Downtown Monroe! Stroll the beautiful streets, visit your favorite stores, listen to live music and sample chocolate provided by our local business owners. Don't worry, you'll have a goody bag to take home any uneaten chocolate....wouldn't want it to go to waste!

Raise The Ruff Benefit for Barrow Co. Animal Shelter

10:00 am
RAISE THE RUFF BENEFIT PAGEANT will be held at Barrow County Leisure Service on Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 10 AM – 5:30 PM. The cost is $40 to particiate. 100 % benefit pageant for Barrow Animal Shelter and Leftover Pets. No pageant dresses needed just come compete in your favorite animal print! Entry fee is $40.00. Included side awards: photogenic, best ooc, best personality per group! Register here.

Contestants will raise money for leftover pets and collect items from the wish list for Barrow Animal Control. Age groups and awards are as follows: 0-18 months 19-35 months 3/4 years 5/6 years 7/8 years 9/10 years 11/12 years 13/19 years 20-up