DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY DINING

DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY DINING

DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY SHOPPING

DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY SHOPPING

DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY ENTERTAINMENT

DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY ENTERTAINMENT

DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY MAP

DOWNTOWN ELLIJAY MAP

Downtown Ellijay provides everything you desire in a quaint mountian town from delicious restaruants and taverns with live music, fantastic shopping and memorable festivities and parades. 

When you visit Downtown Ellijay you will find more than thirty shops providing homemade soaps, antiques, beautiful art and hand crafted items. Quaint boutiques offer the latest trends in fashion and home goods. You can shop & savor local flavors with honey tastings at New Ground Market, olive oil tastings, or wine tastings at Mountain Treasures or Cartecay Wine & Craft. Plan to enjoy a tasty meal at more than ten restaurants in Downtown Ellijay. Enjoy pizza on the boardwalk, visit the top craft beer bar in the state - River Street Tavern, or a delicious treat at an ice cream shop. Don't forget to grab the perfect latte at your local living room, Ellijay Coffeehouse or enjoy a tasty brunch at Cornerstone Cafe

Catch a performance at the new George Link Jr. Gilmer Arts Playhouse with plays, concerts, acoustic blends and other events happening almost every weekend. 

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  • Light Up Ellijay

    Light Up Ellijay

    Every year on the Friday after Thanksgiving, this year November 23, Downtown Ellijay hosts a small town holiday celebration. 

  • Top 10 Things To Do in the Winter in Ellijay

    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.

  • 5 Ways to Celebrate the End of Prohibition in Ellijay

    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.

  • The Best Soups and Stews in Ellijay

    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.

  • Best Fall Activities You Must Do in Ellijay

    Best Fall Activities You Must Do in Ellijay

    Fall is the best time to visit the North Georgia mountains. We have put together a list of the best Fall Activities to experience in Ellijay. From the Georgia Apple Festival to senic views, this list will give you great things to do in the Fall.

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

    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. 



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