Unmatched History and Hospitality
Washington, Georgia is a picturesque town with an incredible amount of history. No surprise considering we are the first City in the United States to be named after George Washington.
Modern Food and Shopping
Though we are proud of our history, our present has just as much to offer. Our downtown is filled with passionate local business owners offering a variety of unique shopping, delicious food, and convenient service options. Visit our Business Directory for a full list! Also, make sure to check our Downtown Events Calendar for upcoming events downtown!
As you can see have a little bit of everything here, so sit back, relax, have fun exploring, and enjoy a taste of small town hospitality. If you have any questions or just want to say hello, please do not hesitate to give us a call or send an email.
See you on the Square this holiday season! Downtown Washington invites you to enjoy the season with us! Enjoy the Christmas lights and impressive 35 foot tree decorated by the children of Wilkes County, and stick around for holiday shopping with our downtown merchants and dining in a variety of restaurants. There will be events throughout the season, so mark your calendars and celebrate with us!
Love design, gardening, events, or just want to be involved? Washington Downtown Development Authority and Main Street program is looking for you! There are opportunities to help us out with improvements on the Square, event support and more.
At this time we're looking for committee members to help out with Farmer's Market, Scare on the Square, Candlelight Shopping, Second Saturdays, and gardening on the Square
Click below to download an application and reach out by
email at firstname.lastname@example.org or
by phone at 706-990-0000