Historic Heartland / Eatonton

The Plaza Arts Center

305 N. Madison Ave
Eatonton, GA 31024

706-923-1655
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A historic school has been renovated to become this community art and performance center. The building houses a historic museum, a restored 20th century classroom, art and ceramic studios, large meeting facilities with catering kitchen, and a 500-seat theater with state-of-the-art sound and lighting.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 2:00PM - 4:00PM
    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Varies by event. Call for fees.

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Maps & Brochures Available, Meeting Facilities, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Joe Smith Lecture

    Joe Smith Lecture

    05/28/2015 - 05/28/2015

    May is preservation month! To celebrate, Eatonton Main Street and the Historic Preservation Commission are excited to host a lecture by preservation architect, Joseph Smith, who is heading up the Eatonton Putnam Library renovation.

    The lecture will be held 6 p.m. in The Plaza Arts Center Banquet Room on Thursday, May 28. Smith will present an overview of Commercial Architecture in Georgia through the ages, as well as discuss the design and challenges of the Eatonton Putnam Library proj... read more

  • Taste of Eatonton

    Taste of Eatonton

    10/05/2015 - 10/05/2015

    On the first Monday in October, The Taste of Eatonton takes the stage for one night only and lights up the evening with mouth-watering food and fun, leaving no attendee in hunger. The event offers tastings from more than 20 area eateries from Eatonton and surrounding communities, a silent auction and raffle. These tasty treats are displayed under tents pitched on the expansive green lawn in front of the historic Plaza Arts Center. This is not the event to try to resist temptation. As the nigh... read more