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Sep. 1   Hillcrest Orchards Apple Pickin' Jubilee
Sep. 1   Sip, Paint & Create
Sep. 1   Pickin' in Horseshoe Bend Park
Sep. 1   Blue Ridge Motorsport Races
Sep. 1   Blue Ridge Farmers Market
Sep. 2   National Juried Photography Exhibit
Sep. 23   Tiny Home Mountain Festival
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Fall Scenery and Festivals in Georgia's Blue Ridge
Mountain vistas ablaze with with color, refreshingly cool nights that invite you to snuggle around the fire, and stars shining down on you from dark mountain skies. Mountain harvest festivals are happening all over the area for a taste of old time Appalachian fun. Days are filled with scenic drives, festivals, apple picking and leisurely strolls through our authentic mountain towns. Get away completely in Georgia's Blue Ridge! 

October 1 - November 12 - Scenic Trail Rides
Leaf season train rides on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway are a great way to experience fall beauty. Easy to book online, to go to their website just Click Here.

October all month long - Apple Harvest Season!
Pick up orchard fresh apples and goodies. Click to connect to websites for full info:
o Mercier Orchards
o Mountain View Orchards
o Hillcrest Orchards

Fall Festivals in the Area
October 7-8
Indian Summer Festival at Woody Gap School.
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October 13-21
Georgia Mountain Fall Festival, Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds, Hiawassee, GA
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October 14-15
Fall Arts in the Park, downtown City Park, Blue Ridge, GA
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October 14, 15, 21, 22
GA Apple Festival, Ellijay, GA
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4. Outdoor movies at the Swan Drive-in
Movies under the stars at one of the last remaining drive-ins in all of Georgia, it's great family fun. See first run movies on a screen with the latest in digital projection. [Click Here for Info]

5. Blue Ridge Labor Day BBQ, Sept. 4
Catch live gospel and great BBQ at the big event downtown Blue Ridge on Monday, Labor Day. Get Info Here.

6. Local vineyard harvests & wine events
Check out the vineyard and wine event scene, there’s lots to see and do:
Paradise Hills Grape Stomp Festival; Cartecay Vineyards Crush Festival; Serenberry Vineyards Wine Tastings; Mercier Orchards Hard Cider Tasting Room

7. Pack a picnic for Pickin' In The Park
Every Thursday evening the hills are alive with outdoor bluegrass in Horseshoe Bend Park, right on the Toccoa River. Click Here for Info and Directions

8. Apple Pickin' at Mercier Orchards during U-Pick events all through fall
Southern Living’s favorite apple orchard is right here in Blue Ridge, and it’s a whole orchard full of fun, with lots of varieties of apples to pick, tractor rides, great food and more. Get Info Here

9. Local Craft Brewery Tasting Events every weekend
The craft brewing scene has really blossomed in Blue Ridge, with tasting events and brewery tours. Click these links for info and build a weekend around it! Fannin Brewing Company; Mercier Orchards; Grumpy Old Men; Blue Ridge Brewery; Smoking’ Up the Mountains BBQ & Craft Brew Festival

10. Fall Plein Air Painting
The Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association and Art Center celebrates Art & Adventure in the Fall with opportunities for artists to come together and capture our area's incredible outdoor beauty!
Ticket Info Here

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