Mountain Happenins

New Year’s Eve Barrel Race at Union County Saddle Club ...

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Here’s another option for Holiday Festivities here in the Georgia Mountains!  Like Horses…Like Barrel Racing?  Check this out…Union County Saddle Club  Follow them on FB HERE!  $5 Exhibitions 11-1 pm Running will start at 1:30 Running order: $5.00 Pony class – straight pay $15.00 4D Youth Barrels $20.00 4D Open Barrels $5.00 Arena Fee. Payback […]

Annual Holiday Pilgrimage to The Southern Tree Plantation ...

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In the heart of North Georgia…the Southern Tree Plantation Inc. is a family run business located 5 miles south of Blairsville. This is a 60 acre Christmas tree farm which has been growing Christmas trees for over 30 years. During that time many attractions and additional activities have been added to the plantation. Wagon rides, […]

Blue Ridge Turkey Trot…5K Fun Run ...

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Want some excitement on Thanksgiving Day? How about the Turkey Trot 5K in our eclectic scenic town of Blue Ridge, GA?  That’s right, the turkey trot will be held on Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd, beginning at 8 am. Registration begins at 7 am. This is a fun family race/walk and the proceeds go toward local […]

Mountain Country Christmas in Lights at the Fairgrounds in Hiawa ...

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Get ready for a magical light show surrounded by mountains with music, great food and even pictures with good ole’ Saint Nick!  This is Hiawassee’s very own Mountain Country Christmas in Lights at the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds.  Imagine twinkling festive lights surrounded by the glorious mountains.  Join us beginning Thanksgiving Night every Thursday, Friday and […]

See Fall Foliage on Blue Ridge Scenic Railway ...

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There is no better way to see the vibrant Fall leaves changing than the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway! North Georgia is known for their colorful leaves along the mountains & this is a great way to see them. Join us for a 26 mile round trip winding along the beautiful Toccoa River in a vintage […]

Experience The Sorghum Festival…Blairsville’s Heritage! ...

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Come to the Georgia Mountains and help us Celebrate the art of making Sorghum syrup two weekends in October. The  13th and 14th and the 20th and 21st at Meeks Park in beautiful Union County.  As usual, the mountains makes all celebrations a blast and this is no exception! There will be games, music, biskit eatin’, […]