Briar Patch Arts Festival – 9am to 3pm Saturday September 30 2017


The Briar Patch Arts Festival is an annual downtown Eatonton event now in its 7th year presented by Eatonton Main Street and the City of Eatonton on the Putnam County Court House Lawn, 100 South Jefferson Avenue.and in the streets surrounding the square in Historic Downtown Eatonton, the heart of the Lake Country.
Visit the Six Zones that comprise our Historic Downtown Fall Festival. They are:
Arts and Crafts, with many one of a kind items. This is the go to place for Birthday, Anniversary, Christmas, or just because gifts.
Food and Beverage, with every delectation and delight to please your pallet.
Informational and Local, truly a ‘what goes on’ of the Lake Country area.
Fun and Activities, which will have an inflatable obstacle course, the GCSU Stem Program including a Chemistry Magic Show. Phantom Face Paints will be hosting Abstract Art and Face Painting. The Ritz Carlton Lake Oconee Recreation Dept, bring their brand of fun and excitement with their Life size Checker Board, Connect 4,Jenga, Ladder Golf and Bag Toss. Kid Fit Strong will be here with their bumper balls. The Ethen Richardson Foundation will be providing a dunking booth. Plus many, many, more vendors yet to be announced all taking part in the fun factory of the Lake Country, Middle Georgia and beyond!!!
Community History, where you will get to relate your story for posterity, recorded in conjunction with the Putnam County Charter School System, the University of Georgia and the National Endowment of Humanities. Oral recordings will take place in the Georgia Writers Museum 109 South Jefferson Avenue, Eatonton, GA.
Mystery will be revealed on the Tuesday after Labor Day.
Our entertainment will include the Putnam County High School Jazz Band, Joey Vargas, Kaitlyn Parham, The Eatonton Harmonettes, The Southern Sassafras Cloggers and Miss Georgia Smith, reciting the Uncle Remus Stories courtesy of the Uncle Remus Museum.
Where would you rather be?????
If you would like to become a vendor please either email andrew@eatontonmainstreet.com or call 706 749 9150.
We look forward to hearing from you.