• Welcome to the Barnesville-Lamar County Chamber of Commerce

  • Historically Driven—Forwardly Innovative

  • Our Mission: To Provide a Historically Driven—Forwardly Innovative network that will promote, enhance, and lead an active business driven community.

  • The Annual Barnesville BBQ and Blues Festival is On Its Way, Y'all!


    Get those grills and smokers ready, y'all! The Annual Barnesville BBQ and Blues Festival is getting ready to kick off April 20th and 21st! If you are interested in becoming a Cook Team or an Official Judge, or just to be a part of the fun and mayhem...just click the events tab and check out our BBQ and Blues page for the deets! 

    And...we are THRILLED to announce that the OFFICIAL "Tribute" - a celebration of the Allman Brothers Band will be headlining our main stage concert which, is now on Friday, April 20th. Come see them, along with Men in Blues and Crossroads. 


  • Upcoming Events

  • Turn your visit into a location—Barnesville, GA!

  • Meet the Barnesville-Lamar County Chamber Dream Team

  • Christopher J. Deraney
  • Christopher J. Deraney

    President and CEO

  • Harriette Greene
  • Harriette Greene

    Executive Assistant

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  • Kathy Oxford

    IDA Executive Director

  • Spotlight

  • Buggy Days

    Known as the benchmark festival of Barnesville, join us this September for the 45th Annual Barnesville Buggy Days Festival! September 20th-23rd 

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  • You—Our Members!

    Spotlighting our members who stand out in the community, making differences and striving to make Barnesville and Lamar County a better place to do business!

  • BBQ & Blues

    Get those BBQ Cook Teams ready! Where jammin’ to funky music and piggin’ out to some smokehouse grub collide! Join us April 20th & 21st for a hog-callin’ good time.