Thank You Sponsors

The Downtown Statesboro Development Authority (DSDA) organizes downtown community-wide events during the year. Thousands come from all the over the region to enjoy free entertainment and activities in the center of our downtown.

This is a great opportunity for you to reach and market your business and services. Together, we can continue to add to the vibrancy of our growing downtown Statesboro.

Click here to become a 2023-24 First Friday Sponsor.


American Roofing

American Roofing & Vinyl Siding, is truly different from any other national roofing contractor. We believe that quality artisanship and design are critical to installing a successful roofing system. We go beyond the basics and spend whatever time necessary to ensure that our customers have made the right selections in regards to their roof system’s style, color, accessories and warranties.

Aspen Aerogels Inc.

Aspen Aerogels: Your Partner in Solving Sustainability Challenges. For more than 20 years, we have applied our expertise in aerogel science to engineer, manufacture, and commercialize aerogel-based solutions to address some of our most challenging energy conservation and asset protection applications.

Colony Bank

Colony Bankcorp, Inc. is a single bank holding with its corporate office located in Fitzgerald, Georgia with assets of $1.8 billion. The Company has twenty-nine locations in Central and South Georgia. Colony Bank is proudly serving the Statesboro area.

CORE Credit Union

CORE Credit Union has been open since 1974. The credit union has assets totaling over $100 Million and provides banking services to more than 12,000 members. The credit union is a member-owned financial cooperative providing banking services including checking, savings, loans, and other financial services to citizens of Bulloch and surrounding counties.

East Georgia Center for Oral and Facial Surgery

As oral and maxillofacial surgeons, Dr. Patel and Dr. Uribe manage a wide variety of problems relating to the mouth, teeth and facial regions. Our doctors practice a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with expertise ranging from dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal to corrective jaw surgery. This also includes techniques designed to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention and optimal patient comfort. We can also diagnose and treat facial pain, facial injuries, and fractures.

Georgia Power

Georgia Power is the largest subsidiary of Southern Company, one of the nation’s largest generators of electricity.

Georgia Southern Business Innovation Group

The Business Innovation Group at Georgia Southern University works to build an ecosystem throughout the State of Georgia to help entrepreneurs create, incubate, and accelerate their for-profit business enterprises. BIG facilitates access to university resources, creates opportunities for student experiential learning, and fosters an environment that supports a growth mindset throughout the state.

Hendley Properties

Hendley Properties is a full-service rental company and property management team located in Statesboro, GA. Family owned and operated since 1968, we pride ourselves on providing a sense of community and comfort while finding your new home.

J.C. Lewis Ford

J.C. Lewis Ford is proud to be one of the premier dealerships in the area. If you’re in the market for a new or used car, you’ve come to the right place. The staff at J.C. Lewis Ford is committed to helping you find the right vehicle for your needs. What’s more, they’re also dedicated to helping you maintain it long after you drive it home for the first time.

Manack Signature Properties

Real Estate agents guided by integrity and experience. Manack Signature Properties is a privately owned and operated, full-service real estate company that focuses on residential, land and commercial real estate in the greater Statesboro, GA area. Our firm Lists and Sells residential, land, commercial and investment properties.

McLendon Enterprises

Building our community since 1979.  McLendon Enterprises, Inc. is a full service civil construction company that has been based in Southeast Georgia since 1979. Notable scopes of work include highway and road construction, water and sewer systems including treatment plants, and sitework for commercial buildings and residential areas.

Morris Bank

Morris Bank seeks to be the first choice for financial services in the communities we serve; second to none in quality, efficiency and integrity. We do this by developing the highest quality team to profitably grow our customers’ assets. We also give back to communities by supporting charitable initiatives where our customers live.  Morris Bank’s core values demonstrate our commitment to sharing our banking knowledge and information openly, honestly, and appropriately, and to serve our customers.


Founded in 1996 as a provider of in-home therapeutic foster care, Necco has grown into a multi-state child welfare organization offering a broad array of services, including Adoption, Foster Care, Mental Health Counseling, Independent Living and Residential Living. Each of these service lines employs the most innovative programs and treatment approaches designed to equip children with the tools they need to live fulfilling, purpose-driven lives.

Party Harbor

At Party Harbor, we believe in doing everything we can to make your event stress-free, successful, fun, and safe for everyone. We feature on-time delivery, quality equipment, and professional service.

Party Impressions

Party Impressions is a one stop shop for party supplies, event décor, custom printed invitations, catering supplies, banners and balloon art.

Shoemaker Equipment Supply

With over 40 years of experience, Shoemaker Irrigation / Equipment Supply is a leading supplier of irrigation parts to installation contractors and homeowners alike. The growth of the irrigation industry has led us into the equipment business so we can better serve our customers. We are quickly becoming the business partner of choice for equipment.

Shoemaker Equipment Supply – Statesboro is a dealer for Spartan Mowers, Mahindra Tractors, Deutz-Fahr Tractors, Claas Equipment, BigTex Trailers, Dusk till Dawn Trailers, and more to come. Our Service Center is ready to service everything we sell and many other brands too. We don’t care where you bought it we can service it. If you need to irrigate, mow, haul, plow, cut or bail hay, call Shoemaker Equipment Supply.

Southern Chiropractic

Dr. FlorAnne Cruz is a Board Certified Doctor of Chiropractic who focuses on restoring the body to health naturally, through working with the spine, extremities, biomechanics, and nervous system. She enjoys educating others on the importance of a wellness lifestyle, which includes a balanced nervous system, proper diet, exercise, stretching and a healthy mental attitude.

Statesboro Oral Surgery

Since 2008, Dr. Lawhorn has practiced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Statesboro, Georgia. Beginning in September 2012, he opened up his very own private practice, Statesboro Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Inc. Dr. Lawhorn is proud and privileged to help the citizens of Statesboro, Bulloch County, and the surrounding communities with all their oral surgery needs.

Statesboro Properties and Southern Properties Real Estate

Named Best Real Estate Agency in Statesboro three years in a row, Statesboro Properties and the Southern Properties Real Estate Team is one of the most respected, highly rated and followed real estate firms based in South Georgia with a unique team of residential and commercial experts. Our agents are heavily involved in the community and have proudly served on numerous boards including: The City of Statesboro Planning Commission, the Downtown Statesboro Development Authority, the YMCA Board of Directors, the Statesboro Police Officers Foundation, the Georgia Police K9 Foundation, Fostering Bulloch 7th Mile Farm and others. We look forward to putting our expertise to work for you.

Statesboro Urgent Care

Statesboro Urgent Care was established to provide high quality Urgent medical treatment to our community, family, and friends here in Statesboro.

South Georgia Tormenta FC

South Georgia Tormenta FC is an American soccer organization based in Statesboro, Georgia, United States. Founded in 2015, the club fields a professional team in USL League One, the third tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, as well as the pre-professional USL.


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Wells Fargo Advisors

The Wells Fargo Advisors team of  provides a full range of financial products and services including individual investments and developing retirement plans. They are conveniently located in downtown Statesboro at 35 South Main Street.