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The city of Oglethorpe was incorporated in 1849, and in 1854 Oglethorpe was established as the county seat for Macon County. Our history is colorful and at one point the city of Oglethorpe was on the short list for the new capital of Georgia, but missed the final candidates by one vote. 

Please note: the city of Oglethorpe is located in Southwest-Central Georgia.

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Artists and Makers Market on #shopsmall Saturday

11/30/2019

Join us on our first ever #shopsmall Saturday event on Saturday, November 30th from 11-1 in Downtown Oglethorpe, GA ... on Sumter Streets!

Come shop for Christmas (or just because) on Sumter Street in Downtown Oglethorpe, GA on #shopsmall Saturday. That's...