St. PETrick’s Day Celebration in Downtown Ellijay, GA

Rhonda Hood March 6, 2018

The snow was beautiful here in the Georgia Mountains but now that March has arrived everyone is getting excited about the Spring season!  In fact, now is a great time to schedule some fun events for you and your family to enjoy in North Georgia. Here’s a great idea to for you and one that The Mountain Life Team really encourages. It’s the St. PETrick’s Day Parade!  Yes- that right PETrick!  The clever city of Ellijay has made St. Patrick’s Day a day to honor the Irish Saint along with our lovely fur-babies!  So grab the family and take a trip to downtown Ellijay and don’t forget to bring your pet dressed in his finest festive attire on March 17, 2018!  

Dress yourself and your favorite pet in your finest St. Patrick’s Day attire and join the parade on McCutchin St. (across from City Hall). Parade registration begins at 11am at City Hall. The Barking Lot Party begins immediately following the parade. Contest registration begins in the parking lot at 11 am. Any pet on a leash is welcome. Parade fees go to Friends of Gilmer Animal Shelter. Vendor and parade applications are available at WhimZ Boutique and Pets on Main. The celebration will include pet contests, music, face painting, pet vendors, games and green beer! Visit our downtown stores and restaurants! Come Play in Ellijay! 

Vendor and parade applications are available at WhimZ Boutique and Pets on Main. 

The Mountain Life Team are advocates of mountain living and we love these gorgeous hills and we want you to experience the culture our North Georgia mountains have.

Georgia’s northeastern mountains are part of the Blue Ridge range, a spine of the Appalachians, which runs from Virginia through North Carolina and extends for almost a hundred miles into Georgia. Lots to do in all of these wonderful communities of Blue Ridge, Blairsville, Hiawassee & Ellijay. Thousands of people make this region a favorite destination—where hiking, whitewater paddling, breathtaking vistas, and traditional crafts and foods like candied apples are all accessible and provide entertainment for the whole family.

And when you’re ready to make these hills your home…call us & we’ll help make your journey to North Georgia easy!  The Mountain Life Team | Keller Williams Realty Partners 706-633-8186 or info@themountainlifeteam.com. 

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