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In Concert on Saturday at the Stage at City Park

PURCHASE TICKETS!

Tickets are available locally at the Vidalia Onion Museum at 100 Sweet Onion Drive and Vidalia City Hall.

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Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageant

Every girl wants to be a princess and this event was created to promote poise and positive self-esteem. Good sportsmanship is a must along with age-appropriateness in hair, make-up and dress. Categories for ages 3-12.  Sponsored by American Business Women’s Association.
• Saturday, April 1; 10 am
• Southeastern Technical College on Highway 280 in Vidalia
• Open to the public; $5 tickets sold at the door
• Contact Angela Cook at angela.cook@hughes.net or call 912-583-4364 or Keri Nester at kerilnester@gmail.com or 229-315-4106
2017 Little Miss Application

Miss Vidalia Onion & Junior Miss Vidalia Onion Pageant

Miss Vidalia promotes community service and academic excellence in addition to poise and positive self-esteem. Prizes include crown, banner, trophy, flowers; Miss Vidalia Queen receives the Sandra Way $1,000 educational grant; 1st runner-up Era Alexander $750, 2nd runner-up Helen Morris $250 grants. Other requirements include participation in various activities throughout the reign, including the Vidalia Onion Festival & Vidalia Christmas Parade. Junior Miss Vidalia Onion (ages 13-16);  Miss Vidalia Onion (ages 17-22). Sponsored by American Business Women’s Association

  • Saturday, April 1; 7 pm
  • Southeastern Technical College on Highway 280 in Vidalia
  • Open to the public; $7 tickets sold at the door
  • Contact Angela Cook @ angela.cook@hughes.net or 912-583-4364 or Keri Nester at kerilnester@gmail.com or 229-315-4106
  • 2017 Miss & Junior Miss Vidalia Onion Application

Tales from the Altamaha  ‘”Fiddlin’, Feudin’ & Foolishness”

Join the ​Tales cast and the River Rat Review Band ​in ​our award winning Georgia folk-life play ​a​s they share ​a new set of​  stories ​about​ the colorful characters from our regional settlers of the Altamaha River.  Be prepared to laugh, cry and sing along at the historic Blue Marquee Theater in Lyons. “Never let the truth get in the way of a good story” -​ Mark Twain

Vidalia Onion Culinary Extravaganza

Georgia artist Mark Ballard will showcase his culinary expertise, wit, comedy, and decorating styles with our “Sweet Vidalia Onions.” Door prizes, goody bags for the first 125 participants, and vendors in the lobby one hour prior to the show.

  • Tuesday, April 25; 6 pm
  • Tattnall Auditorium, Southeastern Technical College, Highway 280 in Vidalia
  • Tickets: General $10; Reserved Seating $15 NOTE: Reserved seating tickets must be purchased by April 14
  • Tickets available for purchase beginning April 1 at Phillips Pharmacy and Merle Norman in Vidalia or by calling Jan or Lindi
  • For more information, call 912-293-2407 (Jan) or 912-293-3630 (Lindi)

Carnival

Welcome to Vidalia for the 1st time, Modern Midways, a glittering galaxy of spectacular state fair amusement rides and attractions.  This mobile family fun fair and theme park is for all ages.  Enjoy thrills, pure fun and wholesome entertainment and memories.  Purchase advanced tickets at the Vidalia Onion Museum: $45 unlimited-ride wristbands for use during all operational hours Wed-Sun or 18 tickets/$10. Tickets at the gate will be 1 ticket/$1; 18 tickets/$15; 30 tickets/$25 or daily unlimited rides wristbands for $25. Rides require multiple tickets.  Free parking daily.

  • Wednesday, April 26,  5 pm to 11 pm      NEW LOCATION!!! Behind Arts & Crafts on Airport Road

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