Jesup is located in Wayne County, of which it is the county seat, southwest of Savannah between Ludowicki and Nahunta along Highway 341 on the banks of the Altamaha River in the Historic South Region of the state. The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 9,584, an increase of 626 since 1990.
Jesup was named after Gen. Thomas Sidney Jesup.
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12/05 Coming to The area
Azalea Festival Valdosta GA March9-10 Free admission to a festival drawing 20,000 people from all over the Southeast and beyond.
George's Music Springing the Blues Festival Jacksonville Beach FL April5-7 Springing The Blues is a free outdoor blues music festival designed to celebrate America's indigenous musical form and promote support of the arts. The three-day oceanfront event features a number of renowned blues performers as well as numerous displays and activities geared for the entire family.
Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Woodbine Crawfish Festival Woodbine GA April26-27 The annual Crawfish Festival is a family oriented event and offers something for all ages from children's amusements to arts & crafts, to cloggers, square dancers and live bands.
Colleton County Rice Festival Walterboro SC April26-28 Rice Run-Walk, Dog Show, Open Car Show. Performance by Common Ground.
Suwannee River Jam Live Oak FL May1-4 Suwannee River Jam features three days of music, art, camping and community as we gather along the banks of the famous Suwannee River.