What's happening in Downtown
Ongoing thru December 24
Braselton Bonbon Trail
Your guide to the sweetest holiday shopping around Town!
By shopping at small businesses this holiday season, you’ll discover unique items, avoid crowds, and support the local community! Pick up a trail guide and entry form at any participating business or download one at www.visitbraselton.com. Visit at least 5 participating businesses AND spend a combined total of $100 or more. Be sure the cashier places a sticker on your trail map and fills in the amount you spent. When you are done shopping, detach and mail in the form. Entries must be mailed by December 24, 2020. Winners will be announced Jan. 2, 2021.
One randomly-selected entrant will receive a fabulous 2-night getaway at Château Élan Winery and Resort with a complimentary $200 resort credit to use throughout their stay. ($1,000 value)
Other prizes include: Four Tickets to 2021 Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, Grandeur Tour for Four at Château Élan Winery or a Five-Course Dinner at Cotton Calf Kitchen. (Giveaway is subject to availability. Black-out dates may apply. Non-transferrable or redeemable for cash.)
It doesn’t get much sweeter than that! Come, follow the BonBon Trail in Braselton!
Friday, November 20
Braselton Farmers Market, 4pm to 6pm
Lower patio, Braselton Brothers Department Store building, 9924 Davis Street
Parking available in the Deck, 40 E Lake Drive
For a list of vendors and updated weather information click here
Friday, November 20
Community Open House, 4pm to 7pm
115 Harrison Street
Former Braselton grammar school building and currently, for the past 17 years, home to Countryside Antiques
The Braselton Downtown Development Authority is delighted to invite you to experience the newly renovated Braselton grammar school building. Through extensive preservation efforts, this historic building will continue to enrich the lives of our community. Please join us for this special open house before our tenant moves back in. Light Refreshments will be served.
Saturday, November 21
Celebrate the Holidays in Braselton
2020 will bring new and exciting events in the Town of Braselton so that we can provide safe ways for our community to celebrate the holiday season. On Nov. 21 at 6pm, Santa Claus will light the Town tree at the conclusion of a virtual tree lighting ceremony broadcast live at facebook.com/downtownbraselton.
The Buy Local Braselton team is preparing fun ways to support local businesses during the holiday shopping season, including a passport with prizes for shopping local. The Braselton Trolley will be available for group rentals, so families can safely enjoy the Holiday Lights Tour. In an amazing twist on tradition, Santa will be parading through our neighborhoods. We encourage you to follow us on social media where we will provide updates to the public on safe ways to celebrate the holiday season in Braselton.
Thursday/Friday, November 26-27
Town offices will be closed
Saturday, November 28
Small Business Saturday
Support your local businesses and shop small this holiday season!
Thursday, December 3
Cravin' Bacon Walk! 4pm to 9pm
We're adding a new twist on our famous downtown walks and we're squealing with excitement! The Cravin' Bacon Walk
is a new and delicious shopping event! This is a great way to explore Downtown Braselton, finish up holiday shopping or just have a fun night on the town with friends. Ticket holders will be provided with a map of participating businesses that will serve up delicious bacon treats while you shop! Squealer Tickets are $35. For the bourbon lovers out there, we have VIP tickets (Very Important Pig) that includes bourbon tasting in addition to your bacon treats. VIP tickets are $75 and include a sovereign event glass. .
People are hog wild about Downtown Braselton walks so don’t delay! Get your tickets today!
Friday, December 4
Movie Under the Stars, dusk
Braselton Town Green, 9924 Davis Street
Free, family friendly event
Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets
Movie will start when it gets dark!
For updated weather information click here
Thursday, December 10
DDA/Main Street board meeting, 11am
Courtroom, Police & Municipal Court building
5040 Hwy 53
Monday, December 14
Town Council meeting, 7pm
Courtroom, Police and Municipal Court building
5040 Hwy 53
Thursday/Friday, December 24-25
Downtown Development Office closed
Friday, January 1
Town offices closed
Happy New Year!
Saturday, February 6
Downtown Chocolate Walk
The merchants of Downtown Braselton invite you to join us for a fun stroll through Downtown Braselton on Saturday, February 6th from 11am to 4pm for the 7th annual Chocolate Walk. It's a fun day when Downtown treats you while you shop! Tickets will be available for purchase the week of Christmas.
Welcome to Downtown Braselton! There are many treasures to discover in our Historic Downtown and new ones await as the Town is currently undergoing a redevelopment plan designed to revitalize our existing downtown. Many of the Town’s historic buildings have been renovated in keeping with the charm and small town feel Braselton has been known for since the Braselton Brothers first opened a store in the early 1900’s. Visitors can enjoy year-round activities in downtown from family friendly movies, to outdoor concerts, antique and garden festivals, and other holiday events. Come on, come check out the excitement as we grow and see why Braselton is a premier live, work and play community!
The Braselton Trolley operates on Fridays and Saturdays from 4pm to 10pm. For more information on the route, rentals and to track the trolley visit our website:
Braselton Farmers Market Next Market:
4pm to 6pm
lower patio, Braselton Brothers Store building, 9924 Davis
Downtown Development Authority
Braselton Main Street Vision and Mission Statement
Downtown Development Authority 9924 Davis Street, Ste. 8, Braselton, GA 30517 706-684-0369 firstname.lastname@example.org