Culloden & Forsyth


 

 Monroe County

Located in the heart of Georgia, Forsyth and Culloden are samples of Southern hospitality at its finest. As you are enjoying the Georgia countryside along US Highway 341 be sure to stop in Culloden and admire the oldest brick church in Georgia. Don't forget to take the 15-mile trip along US highway 341 to Forsyth. While on the square, stop in and sample some delicious southern cooking in the restaurants or enjoy a cold treat from an old-fashioned drug store ice cream counter. You can also visit the Monroe County Museum and Genealogy Library or take the guided driving tour to learn more about this area's colorful past.

Festivals

Forsythia Festival - Forsyth Courthouse Square -- 2nd Weekend in March

Culloden Highland Games & Scottish Festival -- April

Ham Slam BBQ Cook off Competition -- Summer

Monroe County High School Rodeo - Mother's Day weekend in May

Peaches to Beaches Yard Sale: Second Friday and Saturday in March. 200+ mile yard sale along Highway 341 from Culloden to the Coast.  For more information go to: www.goldenislesparkway.com

Attractions

Monroe County Historical Society -- e-mail:  mchs401@aol.com

Culloden Methodist Church -- Oldest Brick Church in Georgia

Monroe County Museum and Genealogy Library

Forsyth National Register Courthouse Historic District

Self-Guided driving tour of historic Forsyth and Culloden homes

Confederate Cemetery

For additional information please call or write:

Forsyth/Monroe County Chamber of Commerce, 267 Tift College Drive, P.O. Box 811, Forsyth, GA 31029 (478) 994-9239; 1(888) 642-4628; FAX: (478) 994-9240 e-mail: fmccoc@mindspring.com Web Page:  www.hom.net/monroe

 

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