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 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. 

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  • Celebrate St. PETrick

    Celebrate St. PETrick's Day in Downtown Ellijay

    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.

  • Top Places to Find a Hidden Antique Treasure in Ellijay

    Top Places to Find a Hidden Antique Treasure in Ellijay

    Some people say that Ellijay is a "Small Drinkin' Town with an Antique Problem" and part of that might be true. We just like to think that we make shopping in Ellijay a lot of fun!

    If you like to search for the perfect antique piece, or maybe an older piece of furniture to re-purpose into something new, Ellijay is by far the best destination to hunt for treasure.

  • Places to Eat Gluten Free Pizza in Ellijay

    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. 

  • Celebrate Love in Ellijay this Valentine

    Celebrate Love in Ellijay this Valentine's Day

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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. 



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