Holiday on Carroll cancelled

December 7, 2018

Holiday on Carroll cancelled Due to the unfortunate weather forecast for this weekend, Holiday on Carroll this Saturday, Dec. 8 is cancelled. Outdoor activities will not be possible due to the rain and colder weather we are expecting.However, some of our shops will still be hosting fun activities during their normal business hours. Spend your rainy day visiting and shopping downtown Perry at your leisure! If you have questions or need more information please contact our Special Events Coordinator, Haley Myers at 478-508-6326 or haley.myers@perry-ga.gov. 

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Downtown Perry!

November 15, 2018

Spend your New Year’s Eve in downtown Perry, GA! We have a few exciting additions coming to this year’s annual celebration and event! More details will be coming soon, but be sure to mark your calendars now and make plans to attend the best NYE celebration right here in Middle Georgia! 🎉 A lineup of events and the headlining band will be announced SOON! Stay tuned for details over the next few weeks!

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Save the Date for Holiday on Carroll

November 5, 2018

Holiday on Carroll is right around the corner! Join us in Downtown Historic Perry on Dec. 8th for an afternoon full of all your favorite Holiday traditions! Shop downtown Perry for all of this year’s gift needs! Visit with Santa on the old courthouse lawn while enjoying a firetruck ride around the square with our Perry Fire Department from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, and then stick around as Perry presents “The Polar Express” movie for everyone at sunset! Grab your blankets, Tacky Christmas Sweaters, and be sure to bundle up! Hot Chocolate, Cider, and other sweet treats will be available to purchase. We can’t wait to ring in the holiday season right here in downtown Perry.

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Closing Ceremony for Public Art Exhibit

October 29, 2018

Please join us for the closing ceremony of our current Public Arts Exhibit at the Perry Arts Center, “Coming To America: The Immigrant Experience”.  It will be Thursday, Nov. 1 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The artist and a member of the National Archives will present their work one last time to the public. Light appetizers and drinks will be available.    

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UGA vs FL Tailgate Party

October 22, 2018

Will you be yelling Sic ‘Em or will you be doing the Gator Chomp at this year’s FREE GA vs. FL tailgate and live game broadcast? Join us this Saturday, October 27th , at 1:00 p.m. for one of the biggest rivalries in the SEC as we all hunker down, together! Meet us between the hedges in Perry, GA at Heritage Park for game-day! This tailgate is BYOEverything. Grab your friends and family, pack up all of your tailgating necessities and watch the Georgia Bulldogs take on the Florida Gators that afternoon. There will be some food trucks on site but we encourage you to bring your own picnics and favorite tailgating spread and snacks. Outside alcohol for ages 21 and older is allowed. Please make sure to bring your own chairs and blankets as well. Folding tables, pop up tents, etc., are also allowed. Cornhole, inflatables for children, and the pre-game show will be available beginning at 1:00 p.m.! Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. Heritage Park is located at 2005 Sam Nunn Blvd, Perry, Ga 31069. Give a cheer for the Orange and Blue or Glory, Glory to old Georgia, but either way come enjoy some good ‘ole fashioned rivalry football right here in Perry, GA! For questions, please contact our Special Events Coordinator at haley.myers@perry-ga.gov.

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UGA vs FL Tailgate Party

October 12, 2018

Will you be yelling Sic ‘Em or will you be doing the Gator Chomp at this year’s FREE GA vs. FL tailgate and live game broadcast? Join us for one of the biggest rivalry’s in the SEC as we all hunker down, together! Meet us between the hedges in Perry, GA at Heritage Park for game-day!  It will be from 1:00 p.m- 6:30 p.m. The game will begin at 3:30PM. So give a cheer for the Orange and Blue or Glory, glory to old Georgia, but either way come enjoy some good ‘ole fashioned rivalry football right here in Perry! Outside food, drinks (alcohol included for ages 21+), and tailgating necessities are allowed!

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Oktoberfest details on contests, music and more!

October 4, 2018

Check out what will be going on during our first annual Oktoberfest this year right here in Historic Downtown Perry, Ga! Special thank you to Stripling’s General Store, Perry Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, & Bodega Brew for contributing and sponsoring this exciting event for the entire community! Don’t forget! You can sign up for our yodeling and Stripling sausage eating contests here: https://goo.gl/forms/xyZ9j5QT0oRQNPmI3 Bodega Brew will be hosting their very own Bodega Brew Home Brew Contest!  Any questions, call Jodi Daley at 478-224-3499. And yes, there will be a FREE kids zone with bounce houses, face painting, and Root-beer Floats sold by A Couple Of Jerks Soda Fountain Shop! The fun starts at 3:00 p.m., live music starts at 5:00 p.m.  

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