Historic Heartland / Knoxville

Georgia JugFestival and Old Knoxville Days

Dates : 5/21/16 - 5/21/16
Courthouse and Old Knoxville Fair Grounds
97 Hyw. 80 E.
840 East Agency Street
Knoxville, GA 31050

478-836-3825 | 478-214-0042
  • Georgia JugFest is time devoted to the "Love of Mud"

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  • Displaying the "love of mud"

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This is a family-friendly festival with something of interest for all and free parking! In celebration of the pottery-making heritage of Crawford County, the annual Georgia JugFest and Old Knoxville Days, offers a look back to a time when folks learned life skills necessary to provide comfort to their existence. This Middle Georgia festival features the best of those long ago skills that evolved into talents for creating works-of-art that are still sought after today.

A celebration of Crawford County's history includes vintage pottery by potters whose legacies include beautiful works in the mud, in addition to contemporary artists using historic methods. Visit http://www.gajugfestival.com/ for more information.

See a quilt show May 20-21 at the Recycling Center located on Mathews St. in Roberta, Ga. See more than 100 displays of yesteryear's hand-quilting designs along with contemporary designs.

Events include a pottery auction, pottery exhibit, artists demonstrating historic skills, car show, lawnmower races, gospel concert on the Roberta Sqare, music and 5K fun run.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Saturday: 7:00AM - 7:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Discounts

    AAA, AARP, Group Discount, Military Discount

    Facility Amenities

    Party Facilities

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission

    Near Interstate Highway

    16, 475, 75

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

    Type

    Antique, Craft & Hobby, Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals, Family Friendly, Free Things to Do, History & Heritage, Music & Concerts, Outdoors & Nature