When Are the Georgia High School Playoffs Usually Held?

The Class AA through Class AAAAAA Georgia High School Association football playoffs begin in mid-November, immediately following the conclusion of the regular season. With fewer schools competing, the Class A Public and Class A Private postseason typically begins one week later.

The postseason concludes in the middle of December with the state title game in each respective class. Teams advancing to the annual GHSA/Tommy Guillebeau Football State Championship play at the Georgia Dome, home of the NFL's Atlanta Falcons.

Fans can obtain playoff pairings through the GHSA Football page by selecting Playoff Brackets from the Resources header and accessing any of the hyperlinked classes.