Much to see and much to do for you and the whole family beginning with Preview Party, Potters Hall of Fame, Pottery Exhibit, Student Art Show and entertainment. Kick off the festival with us on May 18, 2017 at 6 pm to be held at Knoxville “Old Courthouse”.
Here are some updated details of the 2017 Jug Festival where we say “for the love of mud!…..
6:00 pm: Preview Party in the Old Courthouse, Heavy Hor d’oeuvres, Live Music. Induction to the Potter’s Hall of Fame will be Billy Pyles.
Pottery Exhibit will be open 5-7pm in the New Courthouse. Art Show and West Memorial Bird House contest, we have some excellent works of art displayed by our Crawford County High School Art Club.
Tickets $25/person, $45/couple in advance, $30/person, $55/couple at the door
May 19, 2017–Have fun and learn something at the Lunch and Learn with entertainment and a wonderful lunch. Jim Barfield, renown historian, is guest speaker and will be providing the information and story of Dr. John Pemberton, inventor of Coca Cola. After visit the Pottery Exhibit and hang around for the Gospel Sing on the Roberta Square and be sure to visit the Quilt Show at the Recycle Center, join us at The Train Depot for a Gospel Fest 5:30 pm – 8 pm.
For Tickets to Preveiw Party and Lunch and Learn an option of to use the PayPal button below to purchase tickets. PayPal will be updated closer to the event.
May 20, 2017
May 20, 2017 Georgia Jug Festival and Old Knoxville Days begins!!
5K starts @ 7:30 am
1 Mile Fun Run starts @ ~ 7:40 am
Awards Presented 9:30 am Upstairs in the Old Courthouse
Runners, Walkers, Baby Strollers (non-motorized of course), and Well Behaved Pets on a Leash, are welcome. Pet Owners are Required to Clean-Up after Their Pets.
It is all day family fun to follow and please look at the our many sponsors of the Festival in 2016. They are honored for one year and will change once again in 2017 March 30, 2017.
See you at the Festival and hope you consider being one of our Festival Sponsors!
A BIG THANK YOU TO All 2016 SPONSORS! Stay tuned to review our great sponsors for 2017. They deserve and receive one year advertisement for their contribution. Early Birds Sponsor Program advertised on the Festival Brochure are receiving advertising throughout the state and Visitor and Information Centers. Be a sponsor…it is good for your business! And we appreciate all sponsors no matter the amount, given to this wonderful family event.
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