Join us on Saturday, December 7th, for our annual Tour of Homes! This year we are celebrating the neighborhoods near Downtown Monroe. Properties located along South & North Broad Streets, South Madison Avenue, Milledge Avenue, East Church Street, McDaniel Street, and Pine Crest Drive will be hosting visitors for this year's Tour. Tickets are...
Downtown Monroe is home to multiple Antique Malls that offer everything from vintage goods to furniture! Come to Monroe to shop antiques and we'll take you around by trolley! Monroe is a part of Georgia's Antique Trail.
The Antique Rail will have multiple stops to connect you from the Mill District to the Historic core of our downtown,...
USATF Certified Course - Certification # GA 13063WC
Starts at 9:00 am
Race course is mostly flat & fast!
Harmony Elementary School
934 Harmony Church Rd
Monroe, GA 30655
Entry Fee for Half Marathon Race:
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Don't miss Candlelight Shopping in downtown with beautifully lit trees. Stores will be open for shopping until 8:30 pm.
Live reindeer and a sleigh will be on the Historic Courthouse lawn for your holiday photos. Also, Santa will be in the pocket park for photos and visits with the kids. Atha Road Elementary Chorus will be performing...
Ralphie Parker wants just one thing for Christmas: An Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-Shot Range Model Air Rifle with a Compass in the Stock. But can Ralphie survive the last days before Christmas when he'll endure bunny pajamas, double-dog dares, and those six dreaded words, "You'll shoot your eye out, kid"? Find out this in On...
Join us for our final night of Candlelight Shopping in Downtown Monroe!
Stores will be open until 8:30 pm for those last minute gifts. We'll be showing How the Grinch Stole Christmas in our pocket park, and we'll have the Grinch there also for a great photo opportunity! The Youth Middle School Jazz Band will be performing at 6:00 pm,...
Georgia's State Art Collection is an extensive, vibrant chronicle of work created by Georgia artists from the 1970s to the 1990s. Each piece in the collection was juried by a panel of experts. The Collection is a state asset that serves as an educational tool, preserves the state's artistic heritage and disseminates knowledge about the art and...
Come and join us as Downtown Monroe brings WINTER to you on January 25th at Winterfest 2014!!!
There will be a giant snow tubing slide for all ages! At noon, come and watch an ice carving demonstration by local K & Z Ice Carvings.... Stroll through Downtown to find PENGUINS in a fabulous winter scavenger hunt! Turn in your...
Winterfest features a Snow Tubing Slide, Obstacle Course, Moon Walk, Penguin Scavenger Hunt around downtown, hot chocolate and marshmallow roasting. Winterfest is a time to come out of hibernation, and enjoy wintertime outdoors!
Memories in Monroe Classic Car Show is an event is held every year in historic downtown Monroe with participants coming from all over the state of Georgia. All Cars participating in the show will be set up on Court Street, Midland Avenue, and Washington Street near the Historic Walton County Courthouse. Contestants and guests enjoy a special appearance by Sam Memmolo, host of Two Guys Garage on the Speed Channel and the popular radio show Sam’s Garage. Guests also enjoy classic rock and roll by DJ Mustang Charlie. No need to worry about packing a lunch, downtown restaurants are on hand at the food court serving both breakfast and lunch.
The Super Summer Kids Activity Fair is a great springtime opportunity for local businesses, churches and other organizations to come and advertise their summer activities for children. Super Summer is held in conjunction with Georgia Cities Week. Families can enjoy free hotdogs, chips and drinks provided by the City of Monroe to say “We are proud to be your city!”
The Monroe Farmers Market is an intiative to encourage citizens to buy fresh, locally grown produce and goods. The market is operated and comprised by its membership of farmers, growers, artisans and vendors. Our goal is to 1) provide local growers an outlet to showcase and market products; 2) publicize the importance of locally grown products; 3) provide opportunities for presentations and demonstrations related to agriculture, gardening, food safety and preparation; and 4) allow citizens of Monroe and the surrounding area the opportunity to buy healthy, locally grown products to enhance their quality of lifestyle. Come out and join us each Saturday during the growing season to enjoy some family friendly activities along with shopping your local farmers market!
The Summer Concert Series occurs on the First Friday evening of every month from May to September. There are 6 summer concerts in all. On each of our concert evenings, spectators can come and enjoy the sounds of bands from the likes of Kinchafoonee Cowboys to the Swinging Medallions. There are VIP tables available for our sponsors as well as plenty of seating on the lawn and on Broad Street, which is closed to traffic for the event. Admission to the concerts if free and is open to all ages. People from all over Walton County and surrounding areas come to enjoy music, food and good times on the Historic Courthouse Lawn.
Fall Fest is the official kick off for the Fall Season in Downtown Monroe. Families can come and enjoy a day full of activities, costume contest, games and pony rides for children. Others can walk around and enjoy the change of weather, visiting our local downtown shops, dining in our restaurants, or enjoying live music and entertainment.
Light Up the Night is an annual event to celebrate the lighting of the trees throughout Downtown Monroe. Businesses stay open late, restaurants are open for dining, local entertainers can be found stationed around the downtown area, and local art is on display as well. This is a great time to get in the mood for the upcoming Holiday season.
Candlelight Shopping is a time for shoppers to come and fill their Holiday lists by supporting our local downtown merchants and enjoying later store hours, live music, and appearances by Santa Clause. You’ll find yourself ready for the Holiday season and enjoying your shopping while spending time with us on Thursday evenings.
The Christmas Parade is a long standing tradition of Downtown Monroe, and no holiday season is complete without it. Parade participants light up Broad Street with classic cars, horses, children’s groups, business floats, marching bands, performing arts groups, and many other things that showcase the vitality of our community!