Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Thursday, Jan 27, 2022
Georgia Historical Society Board of Curators Meeting
The Georgia Historical Society will hold its Winter Board Meeting on Thursday, January 27, 2022.

Friday, Jan 28, 2022
11:00 am
Historical marker dedication: Birthplace of Jackie Robinson
Please join the Georgia Historical Society for the re-dedication of a historical marker for Birthplace of Jackie Robinson: First African American in Modern-Day Major League Baseball. The ceremony will take place in downtown Cairo, Georgia on January 28, 2022, at 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, Feb 5, 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Georgia History Festival's Colonial Faire and Muster
Explore Wormsloe State Historic Site during this popular annual event as audiences of all ages enjoy special living-history programs and demonstrations in an historic outdoor setting.

Sunday, Feb 6, 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Georgia History Festival's Colonial Faire and Muster
Explore Wormsloe State Historic Site during this popular annual event as audiences of all ages enjoy special living-history programs and demonstrations in an historic outdoor setting.

Sunday, Feb 6, 2022
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday
Explore more than 100 sites in person and online during Super Museum Sunday. Georgians and visitors alike experience our state’s rich history and cultural life as historic sites, house museums, art museums, and other points of interest throughout Georgia open their doors for an exceptional opportunity to experience the history in our own backyard.

Friday, Feb 11, 2022
10:45 am
2022 Georgia Day Parade
Since the earliest days of the colony’s founding, Georgians have commemorated the landing of James Edward Oglethorpe and first English settlers at Savannah on February 12, 1733. This year we look forward to seeing students march once again through the historic squares of Georgia’s First City in the annual Georgia Day Parade.

Saturday, Apr 30, 2022
2022 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala
The Trustees Gala is the Georgia Historical Society’s premiere annual event and the culmination of the Georgia History Festival. Each year, this elegant and much-anticipated evening draws top local, state, and national leaders to honor and pay tribute to the best the State of Georgia has produced.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2022
Vincent J. Dooley Distinguished Teaching Fellow Induction: Annette Gordon-Reed
On Thursday, November 17, 2022, the Georgia Historical Society will induct Annette Gordon-Reed as a Vincent J. Dooley Distinguished Teaching Fellow.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2023
2023 Trustees Gala - tentative


Saturday, Apr 22, 2023
2023 Trustees Gala – tentative


Saturday, Apr 27, 2024
2024 Trustees Gala – tentative