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Nov11

Top 10 Things To Do in the Winter in Ellijay

Categories // Outdoor Activities, Explore the Ellijays, Explore Downtown Ellijay, Accommodation, Food & Wine, Attractions & Things To Do

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.

Nov11

5 Ways to Celebrate the End of Prohibition in Ellijay

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5 Ways to Celebrate the End of Prohibition in Ellijay

On December 5, 1933 the 21st Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is ratified, repealing the 18th Amendment and bringing an end to the era of national prohibition of alcohol in America. In honor of this date in history, we thought of a few ways that you can celebrate in Ellijay.

Nov09

The Best Soups and Stews in Ellijay

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The Best Soups and Stews in Ellijay

In these chilly winter days we are always on the lookout for great soups and stews in Ellijay. We want to share with you some of our favorites from our local restaurants.

Aug22

Best Fall Festivals and Events in North Georgia in September & October

Categories // Annual Events, Explore the Ellijays, Explore Downtown Ellijay, Food & Wine, Arts & Culture, Attractions & Things To Do

Best Fall Festivals and Events in North Georgia in September & October

North Georgia has the best festivals and events in September & October. From Crushing Grapes to Fall fairs and festivals, here are the best events happening in North Georgia. 

Mar09

Ribbon Cutting for Boardwalk Pizza & Pub

Categories // Gilmer Chamber, Food & Wine, Ribbon Cutting and Ground Breakings

Ribbon Cutting for Boardwalk Pizza & Pub

On Thursday, March 8, 2018 the Gilmer Chamber held a ribbon cutting for Boardwalk Pizza & Pub. New owner Adam McVey gave up his career of 17 years to follow his dreams of owning a business in his hometown. Adam purchased Boardwalk Pizza & Pub and has made some great changes to this restaurant.

Feb26

River Street Tavern Named CraftBeer.com’s Great American Beer Bar in Georgia

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River Street Tavern Named CraftBeer.com’s Great American Beer Bar in Georgia

2018 River Street Tavern has been recognized as the best beer bar in Georgia in the annual Great American Beer Bars competition conducted by CraftBeer.com—the Brewers Association’s website for beer lovers.

Feb14

2018 Spring Wine Highway Week in North Georgia

Categories // Annual Events, Explore the Ellijays, Food & Wine, Attractions & Things To Do

2018 Spring Wine Highway Week in North Georgia

The Winegrowers Association of Georgia is sponsoring its annual Wine Highway Week beginning Saturday March 16th through Sunday March 25, 2018. 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.

Jan28

Celebrate Love in Ellijay this Valentine's Day

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Celebrate Love in Ellijay this Valentine

Valentine's Day is just around the corner and love is in the air.

Let's start with a love story...

Jan18

Wine About Winter Weekend in Ellijay, GA

Categories // Annual Events, Explore the Ellijays, Food & Wine

Wine About Winter Weekend in Ellijay, GA

Does a weekend full of ground hogs, coffee infused with wine, food trucks, live music, four course meals, 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 2-4, 2018 for our Wine About Winter weekend! Scroll to the bottom for a quick guide to the schedule of the events and happenings. 

Jan16

Engelheim Vineyards Earns 4 Medals in the 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

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Engelheim Vineyards Earns 4 Medals in the 2018 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

Engelheim Vineyards earned four medals this year at the largest competition of american wines, the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. All four medals were for their estate grown wines.