Community Events

Toys for Tots Concert in Buford

07:00 pm

Bring a toy to donate to Toys for Tots, and rock out with this wonderful event of the season! The Marines will be on hand, Santa, and musical entertainment to fill all with holiday joy!

Featuring performances by:

– School of Rock

– Rock Force

– South Rock

– Halcyon Way

– Head Games

Admission: A new unwrapped toy or $5 donation

City of Winder Christmas Parade

11:00 am
The City of Winder's 70th Annual Christmas Parade has been rescheduled for Saturday, December 15th at 2pm. Over 70 floats/groups in the parade, a dozen food and craft vendors, a the pet parade pregame show. The theme is, "That 70s Parade!"  The parade route starts at Ingles on N Broad Street and ends at Jug Tavern Park in downtown Winder. 

FREE Pet Adoption December 3rd-17th

09:00 am
The Humane Society of Jackson County is offering FREE pet adoption December 3-17th at 29 Galilee Church Rd. in Jefferson. Hours are Tuesday & Thursday 9-4, Friday & Saturday 9-1. Call 706-367-5480 for details.

Barrow Co. CSX Railroad Crossing Closures

12:00 am
Several RR crossing closures to make you aware of:

Manville Crossing (between SR 8 and Bankhead Hwy) – scheduled to be closed from Tuesday Dec. 11, 18 until Monday Dec. 17
County Line – Auburn Road (City of Auburn) – scheduled to be closed from Wed. Dec. 12 until Mon. Dec. 17
Picklesimon Road - scheduled to be closed from Fri. Dec. 14 until no later than Fri. Dec 21.

Bob Seger in Concert

07:00 pm
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band in concert at The Infinite Energy Arena.The show starts at 7pm. (Tickets from low 200s to $1800!)