Surrounded by the breathtaking Appalachian Mountains, the historical city of Blue Ridge, Georgia resides in Fannin County. It showcases a gorgeous historic downtown area with a running train station. Founded in 1886, Blue Ridge was built along the route of the Marietta and North Georgia railroad. Local farmers utilized the railway and became a bustling center for Southern agriculture.

Since then, this rural town has become a center for tourism. It boasts over 90 restaurants, cafes and bars in addition to numerous art galleries and unique stores. Visitors can walk and shop through the large downtown area, take a train ride through the local areas, attend popular seasonal festivals, go apple picking, participate in recreational activities on Lake Blue Ridge and the Toccoa River and much more!

Blue Ridge Events

Community Quilt and Fiber Arts Exhibit

June 16 -

Georgia Mountains Classics Cruise-In

June 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dairy Queen, Blue Ridge

Downtown Blue Ridge Farmers Market

June 23 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Downtown Blue Ridge

Riverfest

June 29 - Downtown McCaysville

Firecracker Special

June 29 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Blue Ridge Scenic Railway

Lake Blue Ridge Boat Parade

June 29 @ 9:00 pm - 9:00 pm Lake Blue Ridge

Downtown Blue Ridge Farmers Market

June 30 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Downtown Blue Ridge

Lake Blue Ridge Fireworks

June 30 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm Lake Blue Ridge

Downtown Blue Ridge Farmers Market

July 7 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Downtown Blue Ridge

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