Hiawassee July 13 – 15 Georgia Moonshine Cruiz-in Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds July 14 Kentucky Headhunters Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds July 15, 22, 29 Music on the Square Downtown Hiawassee July 21 – 29 67th Annual Georgia Mountain Fair Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds August 4, 11, 18, 25 Music on the Square Downtown Hiawassee August 11 – 12… [read more »]


Trahlyta is the name of a woman in Cherokee legend who is said to have lived on Cedar Mountain near present day Dahlonega. Trahlyta was told to walk along a certain path, drink from a magic spring, and wish never to grow old by the Witch of Cedar Mountain. “You will become more beautiful with… [read more »]


A visit to this “Enchanted Valley” keeps many people coming back to spend more time in this scenic area.  Wether you come visit or want to stay, everyone is welcome with the small town friendliness. Hiawassee is a Cherokee word meaning “meadow” and has the Chattahoochee National Forest that covers 50,000 acres. Another seven thousand… [read more »]


The crystal clear aquamarine waters of Lake Blue Ridge make it one of Georgia’s most picturesque mountain lakes. The 3,290-acre lake and surrounding area offers boating, swimming, hiking camping, picnicking, water skiing and fishing. Eighty percent of the shoreline on Lake Blue Ridge is in the Chattahoochee National Forest, managed by the USDA Forest Service…. [read more »]