The City of Hawkinsville is known as the "Harness Horse Capital of Georgia," and is the home to one of the largest harness racing training facilities in the country. The town has had a long history of horse racing, and celebrates the Hawkinsville Harness Horse Festival every spring. Visit the winding Ocmulgee River at the Mile Branch River Park and boat landing. The park is equipped with restrooms, pavilions and primitive camping sites. Explore Owen and Williams Fish Farm to see how fish are raised from a tiny speck to mature adults.
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46 S. Lumpkin St.
Hawkinsville, GA 31036
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Enduring Farmlands A Georgia Scenic Byway
The Enduring Farmlands Scenic Byway Brochure that showcases routes through the historic towns of Hawkinsville, Pineview, Rochelle, and Abbeville as well as the surrounding countryside.
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