Did you know that Northeast Georgia grows acres and acres of grapes and that some of America’s finest wines are produced here? Visit the Winegrowers Association of Georgia website for a complete list of vineyards, wineries and events.
Are you in the mood for music? Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Sautee Nachoochee for the Summer in the Country music festival. The Sautee Nacoochee Center offers rich cultural experiences that help us appreciate the sense of community and hospitality that define our mountain heritage.
Looking for a family friendly fall festival and BBQ, check out the Hillbilly Hog BBQ Fall Festival taking place at BabyLand General® Hospital in Cleveland, Georgia.
Outdoor recreation is one of main attractions of this area. Area state parks at Tallulah Gorge, Black Rock Mountain, Unicoi and Smithgall Woods offer activities for all ages including miles of biking and hiking trails, lodging for retreats, camping, trout fishing and breathtaking waterfalls.
Take the Scenic 197 Moonshine Highway and stop at Mark of the Potter, a pottery cooperative housed in the Historic Watts Mill a must see destination, not only for the pottery, but to see the enormous trout that live beside the mill in the Soque River.
Finally, enjoy an evening of fun, food, and entertainment at the Fall Soque Celebration supporting Soque River Watershed Association.