Holiday 2017

The Holidays are the perfect time to come to Blairsville! From craft markets to caroling, tree lighting, parades, and more, a mountain holiday experience is sure to get you and your family in the spirit of the season!

Things to do:

A Southern Tree Plantation 

Opening Thanksgiving Day, this charming Tree Farm offers families the experience of choosing and cutting your own tree! Santa will be on hand for pictures with the kids, plus there are train rides, a barnyard maze, pony rides, and more! 

Tour of Trees

Visit the beautifully decorated trees and wreaths in the Union County Community Center all December long. It's a great place for family photos, or you can get inspired for your own holiday decor! Tour of Trees is open daily from December 1 - 31, 9 am - 5 pm.


Mistletoe Market

November 18, 2017 9 am - 4 pm
November 19, 2017 11 am - 4 pm

Enjoy the spirit of the holiday season by attending this annual event the 3rd weekend in November which is sure to delight. Homemade soups, sandwiches, and goodies are available while you browse the arts and crafts items on display.

Holiday on the Square and Christmas Parade

December 2, 2017

The first Saturday in December signals the gathering of residents and visitors to Downtown Blairsville for our annual Christmas Parade and holiday activities. Christmas concerts are also performed throughout the month at the Historic Courthouse.

Blairsville Holiday Stop & Shop

December 1- 2, 11 am - 7pm
Union County Civic Center

Blairsville Holiday Stop & Shop features over 50 home based business vendors for your shopping convienience.

Kris Kringle Mountain Market

December 2, 10 am - 3 pm 

Enjoy a visit to the European Outdoor Holiday market right here in the North Georgia Mountains with more than 60 vendors featuring produce, arts & crafts, Santa, bonfire, and more!

Holly Jolly Christmas

December 9, 3 pm - 6 pm 

Musical performances, children’s activities, refreshments, & photo ops with Mr. & Mrs. Claus!

Christmas Tree Lighting at Vogel State Park

Kids will love the caroling, hayrides, Santa Claus visit, bonfire, hot chocolate and cider.  The evening culminates with the lighting of a blue spruce.

Be sure to check out our Winter Itinerary for more things to do, and make sure to visit our Accommodations page to book your stay in Blairsville.