We love hosting events in our wonderful downtown. From concerts and movies, festivals and other fun happenings, there’s always something to look forward to in Carrollton. Take a look at our lineup of signature and annual events below.


Market Day / 9am – Noon
August 14
City Hall Parking Lot

Head to Downtown Carrollton to shop a variety of locally-sourced goods, pretty flowers and unique handmade items. While you’re here, grab a bite from one of our locally-owned restaurants and explore our altogether neighborly downtown.

Vendor fees: $50

Market Day runs from 9:00am – 12:00pm. Vendor setup begins at 7am. Market Day will be held in the parking lot across from City Hall.

Vendors will receive a 10×10 booth space. Booths will be numbered. Tents should have weights on all four legs. No electricity will be provided or materials for vendors (extension cords, tents, tables, chairs, etc.)

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Taste of Carrollton 2021
September 16

Come discover what makes Carrollton altogether delicious at the 29th Annual Taste of Carrollton. Sample the unique culinary creations of our best restaurants, caterers and breweries, surrounded by the sights, sounds and shops of Downtown Carrollton.

Carrollton Half Marathon Medal

Carrollton Half Marathon 2021
September 25

Check back here for details of the 2021 Half Marathon.

The Half Marathon’s 13.1-mile course starts at Adamson Square, then takes runners through the city and along the shaded, rolling hills of the Carrollton GreenBelt. The route finishes back at Adamson Square.

Trick-or-Treat “Mask”uerade

Bring your little ghosts and goblins to Adamson Square for an altogether spooktacular day! Kids will “mask”uerade along a one-way path through each quad, collecting their candy and goodies. Merchants will be stationed outside and will place wrapped candy in trick-or-treaters’ bags. Roving judges will recognize outstanding costumes. All participants are encouraged to wear face masks.

Christmas in Downtown
December 4

‘Tis the season to celebrate Christmas in Downtown Carrollton. Bring your family to Adamson Square for an altogether magical day filled with festivities and fun. Check out the special offers at your favorite shops and eateries throughout the day and enjoy the lights and decorations that will add a sparkle to your evening. Follow us on social for details.

Grab a cup of hot cocoa while carolers fill the air with sounds of the season. Shop the holiday gift market. Drop your wish list to Santa in our very special mailbox.

For questions or more info email mainstreet@carrollton-ga.gov

Art Takeover

Art Takeover 2022

Art Takeover returns to Adamson Square! Stroll through our altogether vibrant downtown, meet area artists and admire their work. Explore shops, restaurants and galleries while you enjoy art demonstrations and live music

Mayfest Arts & Crafts Festival May 1 / 9:30am – 4:30pm

Join us for an altogether crafty festival full of fun! Browse handmade arts and crafts by hundreds of vendors, located all around our vibrant downtown. Enjoy tasty local eats and explore our unique specialty shops. Stop by The Amp for family-friendly entertainment throughout the day. Mayfest is Carrollton’s most popular festival – come find out why!

VENDORS: Mayfest is now full- no longer accepting applications for 2021.