Athens Fall Festivals 2020

Chattahoochee Mountain Fair - Clarkesville, GA - Sep 11 to Sep 19, 2020
A family tradition in the Northeast Georgia Mountains since 1975. Rodeo, rides, contests, food and more

North Georgia Folk Festival - Athens, GA - Sep 27 to Sep 27, 2020
Music, arts & crafts, food, kids activities and more, held at Sandy Creek Park (with its dinosaur playground!)

Elisha Winn Fair - Dacula, GA - Oct 3 to Oct 4, 2020
The annual festival, held at the Elisha Winn House, includes crafters and food vendors, historical exhibitions and more

Hoschton Fall Festival - Hoschton, GA - Oct 16 to Oct 18, 2020

Oconee Chamber Fall Festival - Watkinsville, GA - Oct 17 to Oct 17, 2020
20,000 attend this annual, one day outdoor arts and 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 24 to Oct 24, 2020
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

Cotton Gin Festival - Bostwick, GA - Nov 7 to Nov 7, 2020
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.

Good Hope Poppy Festival - Good Hope, GA - Jan 1 to Oct 26, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: 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.