Winter Pickin’ at the Blue Ridge Mountain Arts Association

The Mountain Life Team Blogger April 9, 2008

BRMAAThe Blue Ridge Mountain Arts Association in downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia is hosting Winter Pickin’ on Thursday April the 10th, from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.

Come, sit back and have some fun while enjoying great music. These are casual drop-in sessions, so if you play a guitar or banjo….you might want to bring it along.

For 30 years, the Blue Ridge Mountain Arts Association (BRMAA) has, through performance, demonstration and education, striven to enhance and preserve the quality and accessibility of the arts in the North Georgia area. The mountains that surround the beautiful area of North Georgia, South East Tennessee and Western North Carolina inspire creativity and BRMAA provides a venue for all the talent enclosed in this mountainous cocoon.

The primary goal of BRMAA has been to enhance and preserve the quality and accessibility of the arts in this region, to honor our rich heritage BRMAA Courthouseof mountain culture, while promoting contemporary multi-cultural arts. While art enriches the lives of our residents, the arts act as a catalyst for economic development in the community. As an organization, the Blue Ridge Mountain Arts Association, endeavors to provide opportunities in the realm of art for personal growth of the individual and the economic growth of our community.

BRMAA is located in the historic courthouse in Blue Ridge, GA, a small town at the gateway to the . BRMAA complements a vigorous downtown business area that focuses on the arts. Being only 90 minutes from downtown Atlanta has created a catalyst for vigorous growth in this area. Maintaining the eclectic artsy community is a challenge and is managed well by our Business Association, many of which are ardent supporters of BRMAA.

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