Downtown Ellijay provides everything you desire in a quaint mountian town from delicious restaurants 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.