Things To Do In Perry Georgia: Perry Dogwood Festival (2017)

What better way to spend a beautiful middle Georgia spring weekend than at the annual Perry Dogwood Festival.  This weekend, Carroll and Jernigan Streets in downtown Perry GA will be the place to be.  FREE admission on both days too.

Clear your calendar on Saturday, April 8th and Sunday, April 9th for arts and crafts, contests, food, local entertainment, and a bunch of other fun events.

Some of the featured highlights include:

  • 5K road race ($20 registration)
  • Pancake breakfast ($5 per plate)
  • Performances by the Perry Idol finalists
  • Motorcycle Poker Run ($30 per bike)
  • Local entertainment
  • A dessert contest ($5 entry)
  • Softball tournament
  • Kids rides
  • Miss Dogwood Pageant
  • Costumed dog parade

Perry Dogwood Festival Details

When: Saturday, April 8th – Sunday, April 9th


  • Saturday, April 8th: 10am – 6pm
  • Sunday, April 9th: 12pm – 5pm

Location: Downtown Perry and the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter, 401 Larry Walker Parkway, Perry, GA

The North, South, and West Gates at the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter may be closed due to special requirements for certain events. The East Gate is accessible 24 hours.

Contact: Bonnie Giles, Perry Chamber of Commerce, (478) 987-1234


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