Thursday, October 27, 2011

7th Annual Washington Wilkes ArtFest -- November 5 and 6

The 7th annual Washington Wilkes ArtFest will be held on November 5 and 6.  The festival celebrates many mediums of original art, including photography, painting, ceramics, and sculpture.  This year's festival also includes events for children as well.  All events are free and open to the public.  For more information, visit  

Monday, October 17, 2011

Gym Facilities Available to Fitzpatrick Guests

Good news for our guests who may pack on a few pounds during the holiday season :-).  The Fitzpatrick has partnered with Washington Total Fitness, located conveniently on the Square, to provide gym facilities for hotel guests.  We appreciate Bennie and Marvin working with us to allow this benefit to our guests.  The gym is open 24/7.  Please ask Oktay for information on how to access the gym when you check-in. 

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Resthaven Revisited -- October 29th at Resthaven Cemetery

The Washington Little Theater will present "Resthaven Revisited" on October 29th.  This unique production takes place in the Resthaven Cemetery and will allow guests to meet some of the historic cemetery's most famous residents.  Tickets are $10 each and proceeeds will benefit Resthaven Cemetery.  Details are below and for more information, visit
“Resthaven Revisited”
Written by Robert M. Willingham, Jr.
Produced and Presented by
The Washington Little Theater Company and
The Washington-Wilkes Historical Foundation
Stroll through this historic Washington, Georgia
cemetery and meet some of its most famous residents.
  Their dramatic tales will entertain you for a LIFEtime!
Date:  October 29, 2011
Place:  All patrons will be driven to and from Resthaven Cemetery by limousine,
 Departing from The Connely Gallery on The Square,
 7 East Public Square; Washington, GA 30673
Check-In Time:  Anytime between 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. 
Tickets:  $10.00 or your WLTC Season Ticket
Reservations:   706-678-9582
Special Instructions:  All patrons of this event are asked to please bring a flashlight and to wear comfortable walking shoes. 
Duration of the Cemetery Drama:  Approximately 70 minutes

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Petal Pusher's Christmas -- Open for the 2011 Season

Petal Pushers Christmas is open for the 2011 Season!!!! Store Hours are Monday - Friday 10:00 am to 5:30 pm...Saturdays 10:00 am - 5:00 pm...Sundays after Thanksgiving 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm. They also offer night-time parties for groups of 10 or more. Call 706-678-4400 for more information.  Below are a few pictures of some of their unique and wonderful items.