There's so much to do in Blairsville-Union County this fall! With the crisp, cool air and beautiful fall foliage, there's no better time to experience the beauty of the North Georgia Mountains. From festivals and corn mazes to hiking and ghost tours, you'll find something for every member of the family to enjoy. Here's just a taste of what's happening in our area this fall...
For even more Fall Fun, check out our Autumn Itinerary!
Mountain Heritage Festival
September 1st & 2nd, 2018
Mountain Music Day Festival
September 15, 2018
BEAR Blairsville Extreme Adventure Race
September 22, 2018
Indian Summer Festival
October 6 - 7, 2018
October 13 - 14 & 20 - 21, 2018
Fall Festival at Vogel State Park
October 28, 2018
Hometown Halloween on the Square
October 31, 2018
Things To Do:
Union County Haunted History Tour
Journey deep into the local history, legend, and evidence of paranormal events that have taken place in our area on this brand new walking tour of historic areas of Blairsville-Union County. This is not a "haunted house jump scare event", but a combined effort between several community entities to create an unforgettable experience for tour goers. Learn more about dates, times and rates here.
See the beauty of the mountains firsthand on one of the many fantastic hiking trails in Blairsville-Union County! We have trials for Hikers of all skill levels in Meeks Park, Vogel State Park, Brasstown Bald, the Appalachain Trail, and more! Learn more about hiking in Blairsville-Union County here.
Joshua Dream Ranch Corn Maze
This local ranch offers classic fall family fun while making a difference in the lives of many families in the southeast. Every weekend in October, the corn maze, hay rides, pumpkin patch, and other activities all benefit the Ranch's mission of providing therapeutic animal interaction and experiences to families, children and adults with special needs and those with life-threatening illnesses. Learn more here.
Experience the ride of your life in Union County. Home to several of the North Georgia mountain's top rides, you can take in beautiful waterfalls, fall foliage, breath-taking mountain views and meet some friendly folks along the way. Learn more here.
Blairsville-Union County has some of the most gorgeous fall foliage in the area, perfect for autumn leaf peeping! To keep an eye on the leaf changing over the next few weeks, check out http://gastateparks.org/LeafWatch or
https://smokymountains.com/fall-foliage-map/. Both of these websites, and many others, will keep you up-to-date on the expected peak of fall for the North Georgia Mountains.