Helen, Georgia Hosts Annual Trout Tournament March 30, 2019

Grab your rod, pack the car, and head up to the Northeast Georgia Mountains for the 30th Annual Helen Trout Tournament. Saturday, March 30, 2019. The event is open to all ages and takes place in the Chattahoochee River, which … Continue reading

NE Georgia Wine Highway Weekends: March 22-29, 2019

The annual Georgia Wine Highway Weekends return to the mountains of northeast Georgia March 22-29, 2019. Despite its name, the popular event actually takes place over ten days, and provides a great introduction to one of the top wine areas … Continue reading

NE Georgia Mountain Town Hosts March Literary Fest

Readers, writers and book fans of all kinds will be heading to the northeast Georgia Mountains for the annual Dahlonega Literary Fest, March 1-2, 2019. This celebration of books and the written word spans a wide range of genres and … Continue reading

Winter Arts Fest Coming To Northeast Georgia Mountains

Four venues. 145 artists. And a setting that is straight out of a landscape painting. This is what you’ll find when you come to the Winterfest Arts & Coach Tour in the Helen, Georgia, area, February 16-17, 2019. This mountain … Continue reading

Celebrate Mardi Gras Bavarian-Style In Helen, Georgia

Mention Mardi Gras and most folks envision a pre-Lenten party in New Orleans or Rio de Janeiro, with brightly colored costumes and strings of beads. But in the mountains of Northeast Georgia, the celebration takes on a decidedly Bavarian touch … Continue reading

North Georgia Mountain Town Hosts Fall Sorghum Fest

The annual Blairsville Sorghum Festival is coming to the mountain town on Saturday, October 13-14 and October 20-21, 2018. It’s a great opportunity to soak in a bit of cool mountain culture, have some fun, and learn all about this … Continue reading

5 Great Reasons To Visit Georgia Mountain Inn This Fall

Thinking about a fall getaway? Lucille’s Mountaintop Inn & Spa is giving you five great reasons to pack the car and head on up to the northeast mountains. Just remember, we usually sell out weekends in October and November, so … Continue reading

Georgia’s 2018 Spirit of Appalachia Food, Wine & Art Fest

Southern Appalachia history and heritage will be celebrated in grand style during the annual Spirit of Appalachia Food, Wine & Art Festival, September 15, 2018 at the Hardman Farm Historic Site in Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia. The historic farm is located … Continue reading

Georgia Mountains Vineyard Hosts Crust Fest In August

Lucy doesn’t get to have all the fun—participants at the 2018 Yonah Mountain Vineyards Crush Fest can get barefoot and do a little stomping of their own! The popular event is scheduled for Saturday, August 25, 2018. The family-owned winery … Continue reading

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. … Continue reading