McDonough’s holiday season!

McDonough, GA is a wonderful place to visit during the holiday season!  From the beautifully decorated downtown Square with Christmas lights galore, to the cheerful merchants to shop with, to special events like visiting with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Be sure to check on the Main Street McDonough Program’s Facebook page for Santa’s visiting hours.

While in downtown, warm up with a visit inside Queen Been Coffee Company for a freshly-roasted cup of coffee!

NEW! The Neighborhood Lot

The Neighborhood Lot is a perfect place to hang out.  It is just what the name says, a lot for neighbors to hang out.  There are picnic tables, comfy seats, outdoor games, good food and drinks — so gather your friends and neighbors and come hang out in historic downtown McDonough, GA.  This is always a happening place with events such as trivia, family night, market days, live music and more!

And if you have a sweet tooth, you can satisfy that at Scoops of McDonough, right next door to The Neighborhood Lot, where you will find a variety of ice cream flavors and more!

2020 Must-Do Dining award

Pasta Max

And the winner is … The locals in McDonough, GA know they’re lucky to have a great little Italian restaurant like Pasta Max Cafe to call our own.  It was named the winner of the “2020 Must-Do Dining” award.  Owner and Chef Doug Zitz serves up handmade pastas, exquisite pastas, classic salads and the ever popular olive-and-parm bathed garlic rolls!

IT’S BACK!  The Annual Geranium Festival will return on Saturday, July 31, 2021!  We cannot wait to see all of you in historic downtown McDonough for our family-friendly festival!  Find more info on the Lion’s Club event at

Scarecrows are coming to town!

scarecrows, McDonough GA, Scarecrow contest

YAY!  This is news we’ve all been waiting for!  Scarecrows are coming in October to the McDonough Square!

The annual tradition of Scarecrows will decorate downtown McDonough, GA this fall once again!  For more information, check the Main Street McDonough Facebook page.  If you’re interested in creating a scarecrow,  find registration info here.

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