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 for Tuesday Evening Markets! The Washington Downtown Development Authority is proud to team up with some of Washington and Wilkes County's finest growers and makers to present Tuesday Evening Market on the Square! Now you won't have to wait a full week for your fix of locally homegrown and handmade goods. The Market is held downtown on the Square every Tuesday from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Some of your favorites from Washington Farmers' Market on Saturday morning will also be making appearances on Tuesday night, as well as some new faces. The DDA is also currently accepting new vendors - download an application below and email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Call 706-990-0000 for more information. Stay tuned for more information here and at Downtown Washington Georgia on Facebook and Instagram. See you on on the Square!
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 email@example.com or
by phone at 706-990-0000