Spring Art Festivals in the Northeast Georgia Mountains

If you’re looking for an excuse to head up to the mountains of northeast Georgia—other than a visit to Lucille’s, of course!—we’ve got several for you. The mountain towns of Blairsville, Dahlonega, Clayton, and Toccoa are each hosting arts fests. So grab your calendar, and start planning a getaway.A sunrise view of the Georgia mountains with the title: Northeast Georgia's Spring Festivals of Art.

April 21-22, 2018
Bear on the Square Mountain Festival, Dahlonega. It’s a bit last minute, but if you can make it, this is great time to enjoy a slice of Appalachia. Bluegrass and old-time music highlight the celebration that includes a juried art show featuring traditional crafts, storytelling, dancing, free music workshops, and more entertaining events.
Downtown Dahlonega
13 South Park Street
Friday, 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 9:45 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

April 28-29, 2018
Celebrate Clayton Art Festival. About a 40-minute drive from Lucille’s, Clayton goes all out for this annual event. Presented by the North Georgia Arts guild, it features an Artist Market with more than 100 artists, live music, a student art competition, and an array of food options. It’s all for a good cause too—proceeds help fund scholarships for local students.
North Main Street
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

May 5, 2018
Toast of Toccoa. Works from more than 50 artists from the Curahee Artists Guild, as well as other regional organizations will be on display. Enjoy live music, craft beer, regional wine tastings, and local food during the afternoon fest.
Historic Downtown Toccoa
92 North Alexander Street
Saturday, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Blairsville Arts, Crafts & Music Festival. Looking for something to do Memorial weekend? This is it, with more than 60 arts and crafts vendors, delicious mountain foods and days of bluegrass, gospel, and country music.
Historic Downtown Blairsville
Saturday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Of course we’d love to have you visit Lucille’s Mountaintop Inn & Spa for all the weekend events! Give us a call to book a stay soon.