Conyers, GA

If you crave for food while on vacation in Conyers, Georgia, you shouldn’t miss the 12th Annual Grace Atlanta Caribbean Jerk Festival slated on September 3 from 12:00pm to 10:00pm at the Steeplechase Meadow of the Georgia International Horse Park.

The Jerk Festival offers Caribbean cuisine, authentic Caribbean style food and market, arts and crafts, live music, activity zone, domino tournament, cooking demonstrations and cook-off competition to determine Atlanta’s Top Jerk Chef.

The annual festival has presented the flavors and rhythms of the Caribbean to Georgia and the surrounding states for the past eleven years. Check this website for more details

Show your love for horses and watch the Southeastern Charity Horse Show on Sept. 20 to 23 at the Georgia International Horse Park. Admission is free.

Now on its 45th year, this annual show is recognized by the United States Equestrian Federation and features over 300 American Saddle-bred horses as well as Hackney and Harness Ponies, Roadster ponies and Roadster horses. Over $30,000 in prize money and awards await the winners. For details, click this website

You are also welcome to witness the 37th Annual Olde Town Fall Festival on Oct. 21 from 10:00am until 5:00pm where you can surely enjoy looking for your favorite arts and crafts, listening to live music and entertainment, taste delectable food, watch kid’s activities and more. Check here for details

This year’s Pink Pooch Parade & Festival is also slated on Oct. 29 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm at the Olde Town Pavilion.

You can wear your pink to support breast cancer awareness in this annual event, which is now on its 5th year. Click here for details

Be entertained and watch the 3rd Annual Conyers Toy & Comic Show on Dec. 3 from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the American Legion Post 77.

The show features toys, comic books, games, action figures, dolls, trading cards and a whole lot more. For more details, visit

Better yet, spend the holiday season in Conyers and join its annual Christmas Parade on Dec. 2 from 4:00pm until 5:30pm.

Centered on the theme “My Favorite Christmas Movie,” the parade will start from Rockdale County High School. Click here for more information