Regional Meetups

We hope you enjoyed The Georgia Downtown Association Regional Meetups during Fall 2023!  If you did not get to join us, here are some dates for this upcoming Spring.  The intent of these gatherings are to provide opportunities for networking, highlight local projects, and encourage fresh ideas for your community. These meetings are held in the Spring and Fall around the state for convenience and you can attend as many as you like.   

General Agenda 

  • Welcome and presentation by the Georgia Downtown Association, including updates, new programs, and conference news 
  • Updates from the Georgia Main Street program 
  • Roundtable Sessions to discuss projects, questions, and ideas 
  • Host City presentation to include project spotlights and tours 
  • Lunch & Networking

2024 Spring Meetups (

  • Wednesday 4/3, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location:  Multitude Venue, 601 Cotton Avenue, Millen GA  30442
  • Tuesday 4/9 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location:  The Arts Center is 251 Alabama St, Carrollton, GA 30117
Cave Spring
  • Thursday 4/25, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location:  City Hall, 10 GA Ave, Cave Spring, GA 30124 
  • Tuesday 4/30, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location:  The McKey in the second floor Conference room, 101 E Central Ave, Valdosta, GA  31601  
St. Marys
  • Friday, 5/17, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location:  Cottle and Gunn, 711 Osborne Street, St. Marys, GA 31558

2024 Fall Meetup Dates - COMING SOON 

Registration for Fall 2024 meetups coming soon.  For more information, please contact GDA Business Manager, Renee Coakley at