Milledgeville DeepRoots Festival 2016

The Deep Roots Festival, fka The Sweetwater festival (yeah some stupid beer company sued them to stop using that name even though "Oconee" means sweet water), will be this Saturday, October 22 2016

The Deep Roots Festival is a cultural arts and music Festival that is located in historic downtown Milledgeville and composed of regional and national talents, artists and vendors.  It beckons travelers from all over with an antique car show, live entertainment ranging from blue grass to rock and roll, artist market, and a KidZone.

The Festival will also hold a GBA  sanctioned BBQ cook-off contest featuring the ever popular people's choice award that will draw BBQ connoisseurs from around the southeast. Starts at 10:30 sharp, first come, first serve.

The Festival has been named one the Southeast Tourism Society's Top 20 Events, winner of  events in October.

The event takes place from 10 a.m. until Midnight.  Ticket prices are $6 until Tuesday and $8 at the gate. $6 at the gate if you have 4 or more. You don't want to miss this fabulous event.  It grows and gets better every year. The current forecast for this Saturday is Sunny with a high of 72 which is the perfect weather for an outdoor festival.

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Comment balloon 7 commentsTammy Lankford, • October 16 2016 02:42PM
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