Welcome to the City of Lavonia, Georgia website. We hope that you have a pleasant experience and gain valuable insight about our "Big Time Small Town" as you browse our site. Lavonia has a small town atmosphere with a Twenty-First Century progressive attitude. We have provided all of the traditional information that most municipal sites offer including Lavonia's history and wonderful amenities that enhance the overall quality of life we enjoy in our community. Other "must know information" includes answers to frequently asked questions, how to start a business, cultural activities, and a brief description of the various departments utilized to keep our city running each day.

Regardless of your interests, be it a visit to enjoy our many historic treasures, looking for a retirement home location, vacationing while enjoying beautiful Lake Hartwell, or locating a new industry or retail venture in Northeast Georgia, we hope that you find all of the information you need in making these choices here at your fingertips. I sincerely hope that your visit with us is a pleasurable and memorable experience and trust that the City of Lavonia and all of our governmental services have served you well. Thank you for visiting lavonia-ga.com and we look forward to serving you again in the future..

With kindest regards,

Gary M. Fesperman

City Manager


Friday, April 17, 2015 at the Lavonia Community Center the Lavonia Garden Club will be hosting their Annual Flower Show, this is a free event open to the public from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Saturday, April 18, 2015, Johnny Cash Returns will be in concert at the Lavonia Cultural Center at 7:00 PM, for tickets visit www.johnnycashreturns.com

Land of Spirit Folk Life Play Auditions will be held at the Lavonia Cultural Center for the 2015 play "Franklin Feudin', Tina's Revenge" on Wednesday, April 22, at 7:00 pm and Thursday, April 23, at 7:00 PM. Everyone welcome to come.

The Franklin County High School Spotlight Players will be presenting "High School Musical 2" at the Telford Center at Franklin County High School, Carnesville, GA. Beginning Thursday, April 23 and going thru Sunday April 26, 2015. The shows will be at 7:30 PM with a matinee on Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm. Tickets available at the Lavonia Depot.

The Tugaloo Art Guild will be hosting a art, craft and bake sale at the Lavonia Community Center, Saturday, April 25, 2015 beginning at 10:00 AM, Everyone welcome, Open to the public.

Saturday, May 2, 2015 starting at 9:00 AM the Annual Lavonia Spring Festival will be in the Downtown Area
This event is sponsored by the Lavonia Chamber of Commerce. Lots of arts, crafts, food, entertainment, something for everyone!

Thursday, May 7, 2015 a Spring Fashion Show will be help at the Lavonia United Methodist Church in Downtown Lavonia. Featuring fashions from Clearcreek Boutique and JP Fashions of Royston.
Proceeds to benefit the Power of Hope Cancer Fund.




Big Time, Small Town


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