Mountain Heritage Festival
Every Labor Day weekend, the Heritage Festival celebrates the history and mountain culture of Union County in downtown Blairsville, Georgia.
Over sixty Mountain arts & crafts
Food vendors: BBQ, kettle corn, homemade ice cream, tomato sandwiches, etc.
Music all weekend
Civil War re-enactors
Demonstrations on quilting, spinning, basket making, chair canning
Farm animals - mule, oxen, calf, hog, goats, and a turkey
Gold panning, Marble shooting, Story telling
1861 Payne Cabin, guided tour & cooking on the fireplace hearth
Tour the 1906 Mock-Butt House, restored to when electricity (1930s)After a day at the Heritage Festival come out to Meeks Park Saturday night at 9:30pm
Fireworks display and the $1000 raffle ticket drawing for the evening of
Saturday, August 31
in celebration of Labor Day.