Welcome to Claxton-Evans County
 Chamber of Commerce
The Claxton Bakery, Inc.
PO Box 367
203 West Main Street
Claxton, GA  30417
(912) 739-3441
1-800-841-4211
www.claxtonfruitcake.com
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

www.georgiafruitcakecompany.com
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. 
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.
EVENTS:
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