Welcome to Claxton - Evans County Chamber of Commerce
Evans County Public Fishing Area
Just off Highway 280 East, 8.5 miles from Claxton
Claxton, GA  30417

Located on a gently rolling 372 acre tract of land with three lakes that vary in size from 8 to 24 acres.  Open year round from sunrise to sunset.  Facilities include concrete boat ramp, fishing piers, boardwalk with disabilities access, and picnic tables.  Outdoor classroom for students, clubs and organizations.
The Claxton Bakery, Inc.
PO Box 367
203 West Main Street
Claxton, GA  30417
(912) 739-3441
A blend of nature’s finest fruits and nuts, Claxton Fruit Cake has enjoyed a reputation for quality and value since 1910.  Each year, millions of pounds of Claxton Fruit Cake are produced and shipped worldwide. 
Georgia Fruitcake Company
5 South Duval Street
Claxton, GA  30417
(912) 739-2683

Highly skilled bakers work from recipes handed down through four generations.  No one other than a direct descendant of the founder has ever mixed a batch of their fruitcake. 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Annual week long celebration with a parade on MLK’s birthday in January.  For more information, contact the Chamber of Commerce, (912) 739-1391.

Claxton Rattlesnake & Wildlife Festival

Held the 2nd weekend of every March.  Attractions include a parade, arts & crafts, food vendors, entertainment, snake milking and handling demonstrations, wildlife exhibits, turkey calling contest, beauty contest and more!  For more information, contact the Evans County Wildlife Club, (912) 739-3820.

Christmas in Claxton

Held on the first Saturday in December.  Fun includes arts & crafts, food vendors, entertainment, pictures with Santa, Parade of Lights, live entertainment and much more!  For more information, contact the Chamber of Commerce, (912) 739-1391