Athens Fall Festivals 2019

Chattahoochee Mountain Fair - Clarkesville, GA - Sep 6 to Sep 14, 2019
A family tradition in the Northeast Georgia Mountains since 1975. Rodeo, rides, contests, food and more

Granite City BBQ Festival - Elberton, GA - Sep 14 to Sep 14, 2019
Join us for the Annual Granite City BBQ Festival from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Downtown Elberton Square. Top BBQ teams compete for a cash prize, plus live music, entertainment, BBQ, arts and crafts booth, kids corner and more. Proceeds go to a scholarship fund for 4 seniors!

Elisha Winn Fair - Dacula, GA - Oct 5 to Oct 5, 2019
The annual festival, held at the Elisha Winn House, includes crafters and food vendors, historical exhibitions and more

North Georgia Folk Festival - Athens, GA - Oct 12 to Oct 12, 2019
Music, arts & crafts, food, kids activities and more, held at Sandy Creek Park (with its dinosaur playground!)

Hoschton Fall Festival - Hoschton, GA - Oct 19 to Oct 20, 2019

Oconee Chamber Fall Festival - Watkinsville, GA - Oct 19 to Oct 19, 2019
20,000 attend this annual, one day outdoor arts & crafts festival held since 1974. Stroll over 200 booths, plus hayride shuttles to select parking lots, turn the kids loose in the KidZone, enjoy the agribusiness exhibit, enjoy delicious festival food and more!

Chili Cook-Off & Fall Festival - Madison, GA - Oct 26 to Oct 26, 2019
Annual event in Town Park. Chili teams compete in two categories, with public chili sampling beginning at 12:30 sharp. Sample, then vote for your favorite! Also, shop in the handmade/homegrown market, head to the music tent, and more

Good Hope Poppy Festival - Good Hope, GA - Oct 26 to Oct 26, 2019
The festival honors Moina Belle Michael, known as the Poppy Lady. She was born in Good Hope and used the red corn poppy as a symbol to honor fallen troops in World War I – it is now a tradition used to honor servicemen worldwide. Festival runs from 9 AM – 5 PM. Includes bike ride, more than 50 vendors, food from local cooks, old-fashioned hayride and more.

Cotton Gin Festival - Bostwick, GA - Nov 2 to Nov 2, 2019
Parade, Gin Run (5K), hayrides, arts & crafts, and food. Proceeds go toward restoration of the Susie Agnes Hotel, which is now serving as the city hall and a community center, with rooms upstairs for office rental. Parking is $5.