Where: Downtown Blairsville, GA.
Green bean lovers are invited to the 1st Green Bean Festival in Downtown Blairsville on July 30th and 31st. Activities will be on Town Square, at the Union County Civic Center, the Union County Canning Plant, and the Mountain Life Museum. Shuttle service between locations will be provided on Saturday, July 31.
9:00 a.m. Monday, July 26th – 4:00 p.m. Thursday, July 29th
Youth Talent Competition – sign up by 5:00 p.m. Friday, July 23rd
Friday, July 30, 2010
10:00 a.m. Green Bean Seminars at GMRE Center
5:00 p.m. Diamond Beauty Pageant Registration
6:00 p.m. Little Miss Bean Sprout and Little Mr. Leather Britches
7:00 p.m. Friday Night Concert at the Old Courthouse
8:30 p.m. Outdoor Square Dance with Caller Mike Arnold and music by the Country Cousins
Saturday, July 31, 2010
Canning Plant Tours, Green Bean Pizza-Eating Contests, Misty Mountain Quilt Guild’s Exhibit & Lessons, Going Green Expo, Tractor Show, Butt-Mock House & Payne Cabin Tours, Old Tools Display, Enota Farm Animals, Kids’ Interactive Area, Live Entertainment, Stringing, Snapping, Looking & Cooking!
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Union County Farmers’ Market and Country Craft Fair on Town Square for one day only
8:00 a.m. Red Cross sponsored Fun Run registration at Season’s Inn
9:00 a.m. Fun Run begins
10:00 a.m. Other activities begin
10:00 a.m. Youth Talent Competition at Civic Center
12:00 p.m. Green Bean Recipe Contest
4:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony at Civic Center
If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Janet Hartman – [email protected] or 706-994-4837.