Second Saturdays

Why limit yourself to one enjoyable activity when you can have it all in Kingsland? Instead of spending time and energy traveling for a fantastic weekend, our delightful town offers a comprehensive experience that can fulfill all your Saturday dreams, while supporting our local community. Brace yourself for an exhilarating adventure as you leisurely explore the beautiful historic streets during Downtown Kingsland’s Second Saturdays.

Makers, Bakers & Growers at the Kingsland Homegrown Market
In Kingsland, supporting our community is a fulfilling and admirable pursuit. Fortunately, our town is home to a variety of gifted makers, bakers, and growers. When you opt for local shopping, you not only acquire one-of-a-kind items with a personal touch but also provide direct support to our local artisans and their boundless passion. The Kingsland Homegrown Market is a haven for extraordinary finds, from wire-wrapped crystal necklaces to scrumptious treats for your furry friends, to fashionable t-shirts. Each visit to the market is like unwrapping a gift, as you never know what wonders await.

Vendors interested in setting up a booth for the Kingsland Homegrown Market can find more information and apply HERE.

Delectable Eats
Hunting for treasures at the Homegrown Market is sure to work up an appetite. There are food vendors on-site with the market monthly, as well as a delicious Lions Club Pancake Breakfast that benefits the local club. There is also an array of local eateries that are sure to satisfy every craving; so make a stop by Blue Bridge Coffeehouse to grab your favorite caffeinated beverage and fuel-up to power through your day.

Looking for something delicious, unique, and with a personal, homemade touch? Stop by one of downtown Kingsland’s amazing local restaurants to satisfy any and all cravings. From mouthwatering fajitas, chicken and waffles or tasty wings, there is sure to be something that will have you coming back for seconds! Discover your new favorite eatery HERE!

Support Local Shops
While the Homegrown Market is a great opportunity to discover new market vendors, the downtown area also has awesome brick and mortar shops that shouldn’t be skipped! Though many of them offer online shopping options and are available to perused on another day of the week – why not make a day out of discovering all that Downtown Kingsland has to offer? For one-of-a-kind, quality leather pieces, an update to your wardrobe or your next favorite home décor piece, find your next favorite downtown shop HERE!

Second Saturdays in downtown Kingsland offer a delightful and meaningful way to engage with and show support for the local community. You can expect to uncover one-of-a-kind gems created by talented local vendors and indulge in delicious food and refreshments provided by downtown businesses. This vibrant day brings together all the elements of fun and excitement, ensuring an unforgettable experience.

Featured Blog Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship Opportunities

Throughout the year, we organize a series of initiatives that directly benefit our community members while striving to make a positive difference by hosting diverse events and programs that create a sense of place and pride for the residents of our community. We are asking for assistance in these endeavors by supporting our upcoming events and programs through our sponsorship programs. By becoming a sponsor, you would not only contribute to the success of these events but also gain visibility and goodwill among our target audience.

To learn more about our sponsorship opportunities, we have prepared a detailed sponsorship program HERE that outlines the various sponsorship levels and associated benefits. We are also open to discussing customized sponsorship options that meet your specific goals and budget. We kindly request you to review the program and consider partnering with us to make a meaningful impact on our community. We would be delighted to further discuss the sponsorship opportunity and explore how we can best showcase your involvement in these events and programs.

Sponsorship Program Benefits

By sponsoring our downtown events and programs, you would significantly enhance their impact and reach. Additionally, you will not only contribute to the success of these events but also gain visibility and goodwill among our local community. In return, we offer various benefits to our valued sponsors, including:

  • Brand exposure: Prominent placement of your company logo on event promotional materials, banners, and online platforms, ensuring visibility to our target audience.
  • Publicity and media coverage: Inclusion of your organization’s name in press releases, media interviews, and social media campaigns, maximizing brand recognition.
  • Community goodwill: Demonstrating your commitment to social responsibility by supporting programs that positively impact the lives of community members.
  • Customized partnership opportunities: Tailored sponsorship packages designed to align with your organization’s specific objectives, ensuring a mutually beneficial collaboration.




Interested in partnering with us? Explore more about our sponsorship program by visiting our “About Us” page at

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Fall Festivities

As the summer heat subsides, we welcome the arrival of autumn, a time when our community comes alive with the vibrant beauty and inviting ambiance of the season. As you explore the charming streets of Kingsland, you’ll notice a touch of excitement in the air as residents and visitors revel in the arrival of fall. The town comes alive with festive activities and a sense of anticipation. Embrace the warmth and hospitality of our local establishments, where you can savor seasonal dishes inspired by the flavors of the season. Throughout Kingsland, fall brings a sense of community spirit and celebration. From fall festivals to craft fairs, there are countless opportunities to connect with neighbors and make cherished memories.

Get Festive with Kingsland

One of the most iconic and popular fall events in town is the annual Kingsland Catfish Festival. Happening the Saturday before Thanksgiving, this festival has become a beloved tradition that brings locals and visitors together for a day filled with fun and flavor. As you enter the festival grounds, you’ll be greeted by the inviting aroma of sizzling catfish filling the autumn air. Renowned for its delectable flavor and delicate texture, catfish takes center stage at our festival. Beyond the tempting catfish offerings, the festival offers an array of diverse food vendors, ensuring that everyone’s taste buds are satisfied. Explore the bustling food court and discover a range of delectable options, from smoky barbecues to savory street tacos, to sweet treats, to international flavors. Whether you’re a seafood enthusiast or prefer other culinary delights, there’s something to please every palate.

The Kingsland Catfish Festival is more than just a food lover’s paradise. It’s a lively and vibrant celebration that embraces the spirit of our community. Stroll through the festival grounds and you’ll find artisans showcasing their talents with handcrafted jewelry, unique artwork, and other treasures. Engage in friendly conversations with local vendors, sharing stories and discovering the rich culture and heritage of our town. Live music fills the air, creating a lively atmosphere and providing the perfect soundtrack to the festivities. Talented local musicians take the stage, serenading festival-goers with soulful melodies and energetic tunes, creating an ambiance of celebration and joy.

The Kingsland Catfish Festival is a cherished event that showcases the best of our town. It brings together neighbors, friends, and visitors from near and far to revel in the joys of great food, live music, and the spirit of togetherness. Join us for an unforgettable day of flavors, entertainment, and cherished memories at the Kingsland Catfish Festival.

Experience Enchanting Train Excursions

Embark on a captivating journey through the stunning landscapes of coastal Georgia with the Georgia Coastal Railway‘s Fall Train Excursions. As the vibrant hues of autumn blanket the countryside, this enchanting railway adventure promises an unforgettable experience for nature lovers and history enthusiasts alike.

Georgia Coastal Railway offers unforgettable fall excursions that promise a unique perspective on the magic of autumn, blending nature’s awe-inspiring transformation with the romance of rail travel. One train excursion in the fall that you can’t miss is the Wild West train. Rewind the clock and travel back to the good ole Wild West- where outlaws and thieves run amuck, leaving the trouble to cowboys!

Also on the horizon at the Georgia Coastal Railway is the Survivors Train, or Meet the Monsters just in time for Halloween! Hop aboard for the most thrilling adventure of the season!

Whether you’re a seasoned rail enthusiast or a first-time traveler, these excursions offer an opportunity to reconnect with nature, history, and the joy of exploring the world by rail. Book your ticket today and create lasting memories on this unforgettable fall adventure.

Discover Local Treasures

Nestled in the heart of coastal Georgia, Kingsland beckons visitors with its warm hospitality and a culinary scene that celebrates the region’s diverse flavors. From traditional southern fare to fresh seafood delicacies, Kingsland offers a gastronomic journey that tantalizes taste buds and leaves food enthusiasts craving more.

For those seeking a more adventurous palate, Kingsland’s dining scene offers global influences, too. Explore fusion cuisines that blend southern flavors with Caribbean, Mexican, or Asian influences, creating a delightful fusion that surprises and delights the senses.

In Kingsland, Georgia, food is more than sustenance—it’s a celebration of community, culture, and the bountiful offerings of the land and sea. Whether you’re a visitor seeking an authentic taste of our region or a local resident looking to support your community, our local restaurants offer a culinary journey that celebrates the flavors, traditions, and stories of our area. Come and experience the exceptional flavors and warm hospitality of our local restaurants, where every meal is an invitation to savor the best our community has to offer.

Discover the local eateries: 

Feathered Friends in Southern Georgia

As the summer wanes and the temperatures cool, the southern Georgia coast becomes a haven for a diverse array of winged visitors, making it a paradise for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts alike. In the fall, coastal Georgia becomes a temporary home and rest stop for many species of birds, seeking refuge and sustenance before continuing their incredible journeys southward. From majestic raptors to delicate songbirds, the skies and marshlands come alive with a symphony of calls and the graceful movements of these feathered travelers.

As you explore the coastal marshes, you’ll be treated to the melodic songs and vibrant plumage of various songbirds. Warblers, sparrows, and finches, dressed in their autumnal hues, flit among the trees and shrubs, foraging for berries and insects. Listen closely, and you’ll be enchanted by the Eastern Bluebird’s melodious calls, a symphony that adds a delightful soundtrack to your coastal adventure.

Whether you’re an avid birder or simply appreciate the wonders of the natural world, the fall season in coastal Georgia offers a prime opportunity to witness the extraordinary phenomenon of bird migration. As resilient creatures like the Pine Warbler make their way through this coastal haven, they add an enchanting and dynamic element to the already breathtaking landscape.

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of these migratory birds, as they bring a sense of wonder and harmony to the coastal region. Experience the joy of observing their remarkable behaviors, capturing glimpses of their vibrant plumage, and hearing their captivating songs. Coastal Georgia in the fall is a birdwatcher’s paradise, inviting you to witness the magic of nature in all its feathered glory.

Explore birding in Kingsland: 

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