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May25

Gilmer Chamber Awards Tourism Grants

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Gilmer Chamber Awards Tourism Grants

On May 6th, a local tourism promotion committee of the Gilmer Chamber made up of representatives from Ellijay, East Ellijay, the Gilmer Chamber, and Gilmer County awarded $41,764 in grants to support local tourism events and programs.

Feb12

Best Quick-Serve Restaurants in Ellijay

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Best Quick-Serve Restaurants in Ellijay

Whether you're wanting delicious food, or just a quick bite to eat, Ellijay offers multiple quick serving restaurants to satisfy your needs. Our community has a variety of meals ranging from southern American to Cuban. It is a perfect place to have a nice, casual meal with your friends or family.

Feb01

Ellijay Galentine's Day 2021 Bucket List

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Ellijay Galentine

Galentine’s Day is a day dedicated to spending time with those friends that never leave your side. It falls on a Saturday this year which is the perfect time to visit Ellijay! From shopping in the square to hiking the beautiful north Georgia mountains, Ellijay has it all for you and your bestfriends to have the perfect day.

Aug06

Ellijay's Fall Can't-Miss List

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Ellijay

Do those cool gusts on late-summer mornings have you dreaming of all things Fall? We're right there with you. While every season holds something special in Ellijay, there is nothing quite like Fall in the North Georgia Mountains! Be sure these can't-miss attractions make your Fall bucket list!

Mar22

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening of the Downtown Welcome Center

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Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening of the Downtown Welcome Center

On March 15, 2019,  the Gilmer Chamber along with community leaders, members and citizens had the pleasure of cutting the ribbon to celebrate the grand opening of the Downtown Welcome Center  located at 10 Broad Street in Downtown Ellijay.

Feb18

Celebrate St. PETrick's Day in Downtown Ellijay

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Celebrate St. PETrick

Come celebrate our pets in honor of St. Patrick’s Day in Downtown Ellijay on March 16, 2019! Don't miss the annual St. Petrick’s Day Parade and Barking Lot party March 16 in downtown Ellijay. It's a real community event with a parade of pet walkers or floats , owners dressing to match the pets' costumes, live music, games, and vendors.

Feb08

Places to Eat Gluten Free Pizza in Ellijay

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Places to Eat Gluten Free Pizza in Ellijay

Pick Ellijay for the best pizza in North Georgia. These Ellijay pizza restaurants have gluten free options for you. 

Feb04

Spring Wine Highway Week in North Georgia

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Spring Wine Highway Week in North Georgia

The Winegrowers Association of Georgia is sponsoring its annual Wine Highway Week beginning Saturday March 22 through Sunday March 31, 2019. This is a great way to see and experience the views and wonderful wines of Northeast Georgia. Our wineries offer great wines that are grown and produced here in Georgia, many of which have won local, regional, national and international awards.

Jan31

Engelheim Vineyards Earns the Winery of Distinction Award in the 2018 Georgia Trustees Wine Competition

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Engelheim Vineyards Earns the Winery of Distinction Award in the 2018 Georgia Trustees Wine Competition

Engelheim Vineyards earned the Winery of Distinction award for the consistent high quality of their estate grown wines at the 2018 Georgia Trustees Wine Competition.

Jan30

Wintertime on the Fly in Ellijay

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Wintertime on the Fly in Ellijay

As we move into February in Ellijay, our streams and rivers up here in the southern Appalachia’s should become the coldest of the year.  Extreme cold water and trout usually do not go hand in hand very well.  What I mean by that statement is trout simply slowdown in everything they do.

Jan29

Celebrate Love in Ellijay this Valentine's Day | Valentine's Day 2019

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Celebrate Love in Ellijay this Valentine

Pick Ellijay for Valentine's Day! It is just around the corner and love is in the air. Learn about the love story of the heart shaped rock. Things to do for Valentine's Day in Ellijay.

Jan23

The TV Show Featuring Ellijay and Carter’s Lake to Debut Next Month

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Area to be Featured on World Fishing Network, Sportsman, and Outdoor Channels

The TV Show Featuring Ellijay and Carter’s Lake to  Debut Next Month

The Internationally televised, Emmy-nominated television show, Fishing University, that filmed here in the late Fall, will air that episode featuring Ellijay and the surrounding area next month. The show features not only the lake, but local dining, activities and attractions.

Jan12

Annual Georgia Mountain Needle Arts Festival & Retreat-Ellijay, GA

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Annual Georgia Mountain Needle Arts Festival & Retreat-Ellijay, GA

Strings and Stitches Yarn Shoppe and The North Georgia Knitting Guild are proud to present the First Annual Georgia Mountain Needle Arts Festival. This event will take place in Ellijay at the Gilmer County Civic Center, April 26-28.

Jan11

Wine About Winter Weekend in Ellijay, GA

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Wine About Winter Weekend in Ellijay, GA

Does a weekend full of ground hog games, food, live music, a murder mystery dinner, and delicious WINE sound good to you? Are you sick of being cold and cooped up in the house?

Get out and enjoy our Ellijay Wine Country vineyards between February 1-3, 2019 for our Wine About Winter weekend! 

Jan10

Top 10 Things To Do in the Winter in Ellijay

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Top 10 Things To Do in the Winter in Ellijay

Winter is one of the best times to visit Ellijay, Georgia. Make plans to bundle up and explore a place where both forests and fireplaces beckon, about 80 miles north of Atlanta and 65 miles from Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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