Historic Heartland / Conyers

Lewis Vaughn Botanical Gardens

949 South Main St.
Conyers, GA 30012

770-602-2606 | 800-266-9377
  • Lewis Vaughn Botanical Garden


1.5 garden acres nestled in the heart of downtown Conyers. The site offers examples of native plants of Georgia's Piedmont region. The pond is fed by the city's downtown water tower built in 1900. Adjacent to the botanical gardens is the pavilion, which hosts many community events and activities, including the annual Downtown Summer Series, and is available for rent to individuals, groups or businesses.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

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

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Singers & Songwriters Showcase Series

    Singers & Songwriters Showcase Series

    02/07/2017 - 04/04/2017

    The Conyers-Rockdale Council for the Arts invite local artists to our 83-seat black box theatre on the 1st Tuesday of each month for a night of music, drinks, and friends. General admission is $6 and the price for admission and registration for performing artists is $5. Beer, wine, soda, and snacks will be available. The Paula Vaughn Black Box Theater is located in historic downtown Conyers - Olde Town Conyers with many restaurants open in the district.

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  • Taste of Conyers and Conyers Car Show

    Taste of Conyers and Conyers Car Show

    05/06/2017 - 05/06/2017

    What's cooking in Conyers? Sample and savor delicious appetizers, entrees, drinks and desserts from top restaurants in town on Saturday, May 6, from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. during the annual Taste of Conyers, held in historic downtown Conyers. This event will be held along Commercial and Center Streets in Historic Olde Town. Admission and parking is free. Food samples should range from $1 to $4 each. Bring the family, and bring your appetite!

    Also, the annual Conyers Car Show, presented by ... read more

  • 11th Annual Lemon Bee Music Festival

    11th Annual Lemon Bee Music Festival

    06/03/2017 - 06/03/2017

    Join us for a quirky music and arts festival born and raised in Conyers, Georgia. In our 11th year, this festival is dedicated to promoting local musicians, artists, and the community. We offer lots of fun activities for the family such as singing, dancing, hoola hoop, corn hole, blowing bubbles, and visiting art booths. Wear your favorite bohemian apparel or hipster accessories! Lemon Bee T-shirts will be available for sale. $2 from every admission ticket sales will be donated to The Kimberl... read more

  • Olde Town Summer Movie Film Series

    Olde Town Summer Movie Film Series

    06/10/2017 - 06/10/2017

    Enjoy a free outdoor movie at the Olde Town Pavilion. The movie will be shown on a large, 21-foot screen. Gates open at 6:30 p.m., and the movie begins at sunset. Bring lawn chairs, and blankets. For more information, contact (770) 602-2606, email sandy.fowler@conyersga.com, or visit our website.

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  • Olde Town Summer Movie Film Series

    Olde Town Summer Movie Film Series

    07/15/2017 - 07/15/2017

    Enjoy a free outdoor movie at the Olde Town Pavilion. The movie will be shown on a large, 21-foot screen. Gates open at 6:30 p.m., and the movie begins at sunset. For more information, contact (770) 602-2606 or email sandy.fowler@conyersga.com.

    No pets please! Food concessions will be available. Presented by Olde Town Conyers.

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  • 37th Annual Olde Town Fall Festival

    37th Annual Olde Town Fall Festival

    10/21/2017 - 10/21/2017

    Celebrate the 37th Annual Olde Town Fall Festival - Conyers' longest running festival. This event features a variety of vendors and attractions, food, music, arts & crafts, and activities for the children. A children's and pet costume contest will be held at 12 p.m. at the Depot stage. Admission & parking is free! Come to Olde Town Conyers and celebrate autumn between 10 a.m and 5 p.m. on October 21, 2017.

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Meeting Rooms

  • Name Dimensions Ceiling Ht Sq. Feet Banquet Cap. Theater Cap. Classroom Cap. U-Shaped Cap. Exhibit Cap. Conference Cap. Reception Cap.
    Olde Town Conyers Pavilion - - 6400.0 - - - - - - -