Historic Heartland / Forsyth

Forsyth Commercial Historic District

Johnston, Lee, Jackson, and Main Streets
Forsyth, GA 31029

  • Grits Cafe

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  • The Royal Palm Cafe

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  • Jonah's On Johnston

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  • Monroe County Courthouse

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Stroll Forsyth's picturesque downtown Courthouse Square. The 1896 Courthouse is surrounded by eight blocks that contain 61 structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The downtown area is Forsyth's center for dining and entertainment. Restaurants including Grits Cafe, The Royal Palm Cafe & Inn, Jonah's on Johnston, and Ann's Deli, are located downtown. Entertainment venues include the Rose Theatre, the Royal Palm Club and Pool Hall, and LaDebCo Guitars.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:00AM - 5:00AM
    Monday: 8:00AM - 5:00AM
    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 5:00AM
    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:00AM
    Thursday: 8:00AM - 5:00AM
    Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00AM
    Saturday: 8:00AM - 5:00AM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Forsythia Festival

    Forsythia Festival

    03/11/2017 - 03/12/2017

    Kick off spring with the Forsythia Festival, held annually the second weekend in March in downtown Forsyth, Ga. This free, family-fun event features a two-day arts and crafts show, children's fair, a 5K and one-mile fun run, sporting tournaments, live entertainment, and much more. Enjoy mouth-watering foods, fine arts and crafts, and a fun time for the whole family.

    Join us Saturday night for FaithFest, our faith-based singing competition celebrating music, faith, and our community. Ce... read more