Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce

Valentine’s Day Weekend in Ellijay

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and we have some lovely ideas for you.

On February 13, The Martyn House In Towne is hosting a special Valentine’s Soiree! This elegant and intimate event will offer a five course meal and wine pairing for you and your special someone to enjoy.

What better way to spend Valentine’s Day than tasting wine? On Friday, February 12, Engelheim Vineyards will be hosting a special four course dinner. Both Saturday and Sunday, Cartecay Vineyards will have live music, light fare, five tastings, one of which can be a barrel sample of their 2013 Norton in a chocolate cup and a Cartecay Vineyards’ Logo Wine Glass.

Want to try something different and exciting for a date idea? Plan a trip to North Georgia Gun Range. You can shoot rifles or hand guns in their indoor, seven-lane gun range.

Enjoy a special Valentine’s Day dinner at Charlie’s Italian Restaurant, enjoy your choice of filet mignon or jumbo lobster ravioli. Dinner includes bread, soup or salad, and a delicious dessert.

Rent a cabin or stay at one of our local B&B’s and enjoy a peaceful, romantic get-away. Forrest Hills Resort is offering a special Valentine’s Elopement Hot Deal! What could be more romantic than relaxing in the hot tub, cuddling by a cozy fire, and breathing in the fresh mountain air with your loved one?

Grab delicious sandwiches from a local Ellijay restaurant, and stroll hand-in-hand on one of Ellijay’s beautiful trails.

Get crafty, and enjoy painting pottery together at Whistle Tree Pottery. On Saturday you can follow up with dinner and  live music with Greg Erwin  at River Street Tavern. River Street Tavern will also be offering specials on Valentine’s Day.

If you are planning a night in, surprise your special someone with a heart sharped pizza from Papa’s Pizza To-Go only $5.99!

If you can’t find a babysitter, make it a family date night and see Kung Fu Panda 3 at East Towne Cinemas!

With romance in the mountain air, make your romantic day a more memorable one by visiting North Georgia Diamond or Andy’s Jewelers and let them help you find the perfect gift.

What is Valentine’s Day without flowers? Hometown Florist can help you with the perfect arrangement for your special valentine. Once, Twice, Everything Nice will can make a special gift basket for your special someone or they are offering a hot deal on gift certificates.

Whether you are planning a trip to Ellijay or are showing your love for local this Valentine’s Day, options abound to make this weekend special.