Please be sure to check our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Historic.Downtown.Gainesville/?fref=ts to keep up with the latest events or events that are happening in and around the Square!


April 29- 13th Annual Spring Chicken Festival. Georgia's only OFFICIAL chicken cook-off where over 7,000 pounds of mouth watering chicken is consumed! 5k, Chicken Cook Off, Artist Market, Chicken City Parade and live music from 10am-4pm on the Downtown Gainesville Square! Get your peeps and head to the Square!

May 5- First Friday Cinco De Mayo style! Free Concert on the Square and other activities. 8pm-10pm on the Downtown Gainesville Square.

June 2- First Friday concert on the Square. 8pm-10pm

July 7- 3rd Annual Beach bash. 100 tons of Sand and Fun, limbo contests, hula hoop contests, a beach, live music and more! from 6pm-10pm on the Downtown Gainesville Square.

August 4- First Friday with the Fly Betty Band! There will be dancing your seats and on the streets from 8pm-10pm on the Downtown Gainesville Square.