North Georgia Festivals

fall festival georgiaNorth Georgia is a beautiful area any time of year but the fall is exceptional! With numerous festivals, parades and other events taking place all season long, there is always something to do when you visit.

Starting planning your fall getaway today, we have numerous vacation rentals available to suit your needs. Contact our office with additional questions regarding rentals or festivals, we can't wait to share the North Georgia mountains with you!
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Apple Blossom Festival

Dates: May 5 - 6, 2018
Join us for a fun filled weekend in East Ellijay, Georgia to celebrate the upcoming apple season as well as numerous local artists, food vendors and more. A pet friendly event we encourage you to bring Fido along for lots of fun for the entire group. More Info
North Georgia State Fair

North Georgia State Fair

Dates: September 20 - 30, 2018
Come enjoy the annual North Georgia State Fair. Complete with rides, games, food and entertainment there is something for everyone to enjoy! Be sure to purchase your tickets ahead of time. More Info
North Georgia Apple Festival Couple with Baskets of Apples

Georgia Apple Festival

Dates: October 12 - 14 & October 19 - 21,  2018
The Ellijay Lions Club, the Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce, the cities of Ellijay and East Ellijay, and Gilmer County invite everyone to come and enjoy the 43rd year of the Georgia Apple Festival. There are over 300 vendors with handmade, hand-crafted items, as well as many on-site demonstrations of how selected types of crafts are made. The antique car show is held at the Civic Center. The parade is  in historic downtown Ellijay. Read More Here
North Georgia Marble Festival Parade

North Georgia Marble Festival

Dates: October 6 - 7, 2017
North Georgia’s 35th annual Marble Festival will take place in October in Jasper, Ga. Admission cost is Adults $5.00, Kids ages 12 and under $3.00, and Children under 5 are FREE! Check out the festival for fun, entertainment and food or Check out the Marble Quarry! Read more Here
Dahlonega Gold Rush Days

Dahlonega Gold Rush Days

Dates: October 20 - 22, 2018
Dahlonega’s Gold Rush Days Festival has been voted one of the top 20 events in the southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society. Featuring over 300 arts and crafts exhibitors this two day event includes a parade, children’s activities, a fashion show, a gold panning contest and much more. Read more Here
Blue Ridge Blues and BBQ Festival

Blue Ridge Blues & BBQ Festival

Dates: September 13 - 16, 2018
The North Georgia Fall festivals have already started taking place, and this weekend you can join the festivities in Blue Ridge, Ga at the Blues and BBQ Festival. . Read More Here
Hillcrest Orchards 'Apple Pickin' Jubilee Baskets of Apples

Hillcrest Orchards 'Apple Pickin' Jubilee

Dates: The Jubilee starts September 9, 2018 and will happen every weekend thru October 29 2018
The "Apple Pickin' Jubilee" held at Hillcrest Orchards near Ellijay, Ga. is a fun filled on the farm festival featuring U-Pick apples, cow milking, pig races, mule and tractor draw wagon rides, playgrounds with giant slides, pedal cart and trike rides, and a Farmhouse and Moonshine Museum. Visitors love the most unique petting farm in North Ga. where children can hug ad feed lots of baby farm animals including goats, lambs, a calf, kittens and even just hatched baby chicks. You can jump for joy on the giant jumping pillow. Read More Here
North Georgia Cartecay Vineyards

Cartecay Vineyards Crush Festival

Dates: September 3, 2018 through Ocotber 29, 2018, Sat. & Sun. 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Get ready for live music and wine tasting at Ellijay's own Catecay Vineyards. Located in the Cartecay region of Ellijay, Ga, the Cartecay Vineyards offer several delectable local wines. Come on down for the Crush Festival on September 2 & 3, 2017 to enjoy live music by Johnny Summer and the Greg Erwin Band.
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Dawsonville Moonshine Festival

Dates: October 26 - 28, 2018
The 50th annual Moonshine Festival will be held in Dawsonville, Ga The Moonshine Festival proceeds will go to support ‘KARE for Kids’ a non-profit organization . Support a good cause and enjoy many special events including live entertainment, car show, meet-and-greet legendary race car drivers and more. Read more Here
2013 43rd Annual Oktoberfest

48th Annual Oktoberfest

Dates: Weekends September 8, 2018 through October 28, 2018
Come up to North Georgia for the 48th Annual Oktoberfest in Helen, GA! Helen's biggest celebration! German music, dancing, food & drinks! Enjoy Waltzes, Polkas and the Chicken Dance! Oktoberfest will run from September 11 - 15, , and then reopen daily beginning September 18 and continue through November 2, 2015. Read more Here
Lake Lanier Magical Night of Lights GA

Lake Lanier Magical Night of Lights

Dates: November 17, 2018 - January 1, 2019
Add magical memories to your Holiday this year at Lake Lanier’s Magical Night of Lights. Drive through miles of beautiful illuminated characters and millions of lights. Ride through the 12 Days of Christmas and more! End at Santa’s workshop and the Christmas Carnival. Read more Here
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Stone Mountain Christmas

Dates: November 11th, 2018 - January 3, 2019
Stone Mountain is one of North Georgia’s most popular attractions. Bring your family over to Stone Mountain to enjoy any of the feature Christmas events. Check out Stone Mountain Christmas with over two million lights and over a dozen performances. Don’t miss the Polar Express 4-D experience or A Crossroads Christmas Carol! While you are there be sure to check out Snow Mountain and all it has to offer. Read more Here
2013 Santa Express Scenic Railway

Santa Express Scenic Railway

Dates: November 23 - December 23, 2018
Spend an hour aboard the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway with Santa Clause! While on board the train hear a Christmas Story, sing Christmas Carols, and visit with Christmas Characters including St. Nick! Advance reservations are requires! Read more
2013 Brasstown Valley Holiday Show

Brasstown Valley Arts and Crafts Show

Dates: November 23 - 25, 2018
Visit Brasstown Valley Resort for a spectacular Holiday Arts and Crafts Show. Enjoy the beautiful holiday décor complete with decorated trees, a gingerbread village and a toy train display. The entire resort is transformed as 75 vendors show off their original hand crafted Holiday crafts! There is no charge to attend! Read more Here
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