Brought to you by the Athens Chamber of Commerce, City of Athens, Title Sponsor Elder Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Athens and a growing number of supporters, we invite you to join us for the annual Black-Eyed Pea Jamboree held the 4th weekend of July!
Join us as we celebrate our reigning title as Black-Eyed Pea Capital of the World! This two-day festival will take place on Friday, July 21st and Saturday, July 22nd on the square in Downtown Athens. The festival will have something for everyone of all ages to include:
Live entertainment, a 5K race, festival vendors, waterslides, Kid’s Zone, an antique tractor show, food vendors, turtle races, pea shelling competition, watermelon seed spitting competition, black-eyed pea cookoff, historical pop-up museum, historical video and of course there will be black-eyed peas!
This event is only made possible with support from our amazing sponsors! Because of their generosity it is COMPLETEY FREE to the community. Please be sure to recognize them (especially as they are added), thank them, and SHOP LOCAL because they spend their dollars serving YOU. *