Events

There is no shortage of annual events to celebrate people, places, seasons, and culture!  Here are some of the Georgia Mountain’s best:

JANUARY

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FEBRUARY

MARCH

  • Wine Highway Week over 20 wineries are participating in this 10 day event [2018: March 16 – March 25, $50)
  • St Patrick’s Day Parade Blue Ridge, GA

APRIL

  • Georgia Steeplechase, Kingston Downs in Rome, GA – horse races with tailgating, hat contests, and spending a day outdoors. Advance tickets required. [4/7/2018]
  • Taste of Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge, GA. Advance tickets required. [3rd Saturday in April, $50]
    • 2018 event SOLD OUT  Tickets for 2019 will go on sale March 1, 2019
  • Jeeps in the Vines, Kaya Vineyard & Winery, Dahlonega, GA [4/21/2018, $20]
  • Bear on the Square, Dahlonega, GA [2018: April 21-22]

MAY

  • Appalachian Food & Wine Trail [2018: May 4 & 5, $30]
    • Odom Spring Vineyards (Blairsville): RoDawg red wine & BBQ Meatballs
    • Paradise Hills Winery Resort & Spa (Blairsville): Chardonnay & Smoked Salmon Toast Points
    • Crane Creek Vineyards (Young Harris): Seyval Blanc wine & Ceviche’
    • Hightower Creek Vineyards (Hiawassee): Red Clay Rose’ wine & Brie & prosciutto pizza
  • Friday Nights at at Brasstown Bald (Georgia’s highest peak)
    • Gazers of the Galaxy” astronomy program
    • interprets wonders of the universe through galactic stories, expertise, and use of a professional telescope
    • 9pm – 11pm
    • Book Online: $20 (adults) / $10 (6-12 years)

JUNE

  • Scottish Festival & Highland Games, Blairsville, GA [2018: June 9-10, $5+]
  • Blue Ridge Wine & Jazz Festival, Blue Ridge, GA [2018: June 16] 1 pm (music 2pm – 10pm)
  • Friday Nights at at Brasstown Bald (Georgia’s highest peak)
    • Gazers of the Galaxy” astronomy program
    • interprets wonders of the universe through galactic stories, expertise, and use of a professional telescope
    • 9pm – 11pm
    • Book Online: $20 (adults) / $10 (6-12 years)

JULY

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NOVEMBER

DECEMBER

  • Blue Ridge Scenic Railway Christmas ExpressBlue Ridge, GA (weekends) Ride the holiday train and see Santa, Mrs. Claus, & the elves. Listen to Christmas stories and sing carols.
  • New Year’s Wine TrainBlue Ridge, GA – (New Year’s Eve – Adults 21+ only) celebrate New Year’s Eve! Listen to live entertainment, receive party favors, adult beverages and appetizers on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway train.