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New Year's Eve Geranium Drop | McDonough, GA

New Year’s Eve in McDonough, GA is a blast!  Ring in 2015 at the 4th Annual Geranium Drop event details, featuring Danny Ray and the Sean Shuffler Band!  Avoid the huge crowds and traffic in Atlanta, and have a blast with family, friends and neighbors right here in downtown McDonough.

For all of the 4th Annual Geranium Drop event details, click here.

McDonough Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting

Join us December 6, 2014 for the McDonough Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting in downtown McDonough, Georgia.

miss GA pageant Logo

McDonough, Georgia is honored to host the
2015 Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA Pageant,
November 20-22, 2014, at the Henry County Performing Arts Center.

 

TICKET INFORMATION:
Tickets for the Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA Pageants can be purchased at Moye’s Pharmacy in downtown McDonough, located at 62 Keys Ferry Street.  You can also contact Monterey Thompson at 770.957.3383 and download a ticket order form.

WHERE IS THE PAGEANT BEING HELD?
Henry County Performing Arts Center
37 Lemon Street, McDonough, GA
For a map and directions, click here.

WHERE TO EAT?
McDonough downtown merchants are hosting a ‘Taste of McDonough’ November 20-21, 2014, and pageant attendees are invited!  Click here for details on ‘Taste of McDonough’.  For a list of some of McDonough’s favorite dining spots, click here.

WHERE TO STAY?
The pageant greatly appreciates the host hotels for participating in this event.  There will be Experience Directors at the three host hotels to help guests with any questions.  Our McDonough pageant host hotels are:

Holiday Inn Express
1315 Hwy. 20 West, McDonough, GA
678.782.1100  |  HIExpress.com
Located off Exit 218 off I-75.

Hilton Garden Inn – Atlanta South
95 Highway 81 West, McDonough, GA
678.827.7200  |  HiltonGardenInn3.Hilton.com
Located off Exit 218 off I-75.

Comfort Suites
64 GA Highway 81 West, McDonough, GA
678.216.1900  |  ComfortSuites.com
Located off Exit 218 off I-75.

WHERE TO SHOP?
From unique boutiques to popular chain retailers, there’s no shortage of shopping in McDonough, GA.  Find a list of shops here.

WHERE TO PLAY?
There’s so much to do in and around town.  Check out our local attractions to enjoy while here — click here for the list of attractions.

Miss GA Pageant | McDonough, GA

 

A big THANK YOU to the many event sponsors, volunteers and others who have made this event possible!  We continue to add to this list daily, so some may not even be listed here.

Preferred Vendors of the 2015 Miss Georgia USA & Miss Georgia Teen USA Pageants

Absolutely Flowers
206 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  770-898-2212

G Gallery Custom Framing
10 Macon Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  678-583-1222

Harris & Tucker Jewelers
15 Hampton Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  770-288-2313

Jea Gackowski, Independent Mary Kay Sales Director
33 Jonesboro Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  404-654-7935

Kirby G’s Diner & Pub
45 Macon Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  678-583-8777

Moye’s Pharmacy
62 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  770-957-1851

Secret Garden
5 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  678-432-6888

Thompson’s Market (Located inside Moye’s Pharmacy)
62 Keys Ferry Street, McDonough, GA 30253  |  770-957-3383

Winsor Gallery
34 Macon Street, McDonough, GA 30253  \  770-957-7292

Thank You Miss GA Pageant 2015 sponsors

Pageant attendees are also welcome to download a mobile app with helpful info.

Christmas Tour of Homes, McDonough, GA

  Join us for the annual McDonough Christmas Tour of Homes, and visit 8 beautifully decorated homes in the McDonough area.   The tour begins at Wesley Way United Methodist Church, 150 John Wesley Way, McDonough, to begin your tour with a brochure that includes a write up of each home, a map to each location and where to park.  You are also invited to visit the “Wesley Village”, in the sanctuary of Wesley Way United Methodist Church.  Enjoy complimentary refreshments and shopping in the Christmas Thrift store, participate in the silent auction sponsored by The School at Wesley Way, or buy items made by our Ramblers small group or the Friday Night Crafters.  The cost of the tour will be $10.00 for advanced tickets and $12.00 the day of the tour, with proceeds benefiting the many activities of the Youth Ministry of Wesley Way United Methodist Church.  Tickets are available at Moye’s Pharmacy, Secret Garden, and Wesley Way United Methodist Church.  For More Information Call: 770-312-3042 or 770-898-3023

Fall Festival & Chili Cook Off 2014 | McDonough, GA