Pecan Festival of Georgia 

Sponsored by: The Exchange Club of Blackshear


This is an annual event sponsored by The Exchange Club of Blackshear. 

We had to cancel last year due to Covid, but we are excited to announce that we will be able to have the event this year!

All proceeds are given back to the community to benefit child abuse prevention, athletic boosters, EMT's and firefighters, Special Olympics, food pantry, Book of Golden Deeds, toys for the needy, officer of the year, food baskets, Hospice Satilla, Magnolia House, nursing home, deputy of the year, Southeast Cancer, Quick Think, students of the month and much more.


The Pecan Festival of Georgia

Blackshear City Park

Blackshear Georgia

                                                   October 23, 2021                      

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Entertainment will include a classic car SHOW AND SHINE with Peoples Choice Award, Sound of Silver Band, Blue Diamond Dancers, local area bands, dancers and a performance show choir. 


We will also have music throughout the day: classic rock, alternative, and country.  


Activities will include The Georgia State Pecan Pie Contest, Inflatables, Arts and  Craft Vendors, Food Vendors, and other activities!


We are working hard to make this event the best ever. The festival will start on Saturday morning at 9am at Downtown City Park, with the opening ceremonies of prayer, presentation of colors, and national anthem. There will be entertainment throughout the day for kids and adults alike.  


Free Admission ~ $10 wrist bands for unlimited access to some rides 

Vendor Application  (Please print, complete, and return to Chris Shimkus @ [email protected] or call 912-286-8444) Deadline 10/2

Sponsorship Request Form  (Please print, complete, and return to Nick [email protected] [email protected] or call (912-614-3246)

200 SW Central Ave, Blackshear, GA 31516

Blackshear City Park

200 SW Central Avenue

Blackshear GA 31516