• Location: Reece Heritage Farm
  • 8552 Hwy 129
  • Blairsville, Georgia 30512
  • Time:
    11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Phone: 706-745-2034

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"Maters and Music" Festival

Save the date!  Join us on Saturday, August 11, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for the 5th Annual ‘Maters and Music at the Byron Herbert Reece Farm and Heritage Center.  Enjoy FREE tomato sandwiches!  Eat your sandwich beside the creek while enjoying music from the Shady Grove UMC Bluegrass Band and a cool mountain breeze.  While you’re there tour the exhibits to learn more about the farm life in the Appalachian region in the early 20th century and the life and work of Byron Herbert Reece. Be sure to visit the gift shop for local crafts, foods, books, cards, and unique gift items.  Admission is free. It’s a great time to spend a day in the mountains! 


The Reece Heritage Farm is located on US Hwy 129 in Union County, Georgia. It is approximately 9 miles south of Blairsville, or 1 mile north of Vogel State Park.

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