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28th Annual Chicken Pilau Dinner

Election night is almost here which means it is time for the 28th Annual Pilau Dinner at the Thomasville History Center sponsored by Thomasville National Bank. Prepared and served on the History Center’s grounds over open fire in cast iron kettles, proceeds from this traditional southern supper supports the programs and preservation of our community’s rich history.


Held every year on Election Night, this year’s event will be Tuesday November 3.  Dinner will be served from 4:30pm-7pm for takeout only.  Tickets will be available online starting September 25. Tickets are $10 each and plates include pilau, coleslaw, pickles, crackers, and dessert.  To purchase your ticket online, please visit


Order your tickets early. Last year was a record year for pre-sales and we hope to repeat that record again this year. Want to volunteer? Preparing for Pilau and working on the serving line at the Pilau dinner is a great opportunity to work with other community members. The History Center is putting plans in place behind the scenes to make sure that volunteers can work at a safe social distance. If you would like to participate as a volunteer please call the History Center or e-mail us at  The Thomasville History Center is located at 725 N. Dawson St. in Thomasville. 


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Nov 03 2020


4:30 pm - 7:00 pm


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