Harlem holds many exciting events every year!  A list of upcoming events is below, and it includes links to registration materials for those interested in participating. For more information on these events – including sponsorship information – please call (706) 556-0043 or email


30TH ANNUAL OLIVER HARDY FESTIVAL  –  The 30th Annual Oliver Hardy Festival will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm in Downtown Harlem.  Lots of handcrafted items, live entertainment, Laurel and Hardy impersonators, and plenty of delicious food will be available for a day of fun!  A parade for the whole family to enjoy will begin at 10:00 am.  For more information, please call (706) 556-0043 or email

An application for festival vendors is available by clicking here and an application to participate in the parade is available by clicking here.  If you are interested in applying to provide entertainment for the festival, please click here for an application.