Fall Festivals and Events in Blue Ridge 2020
We all know how much fun Blue Ridge is in the summer, from swimming and boating on the lake to tubing down the river, but you may not know about the many exciting events and festivals happening this fall! A vacation in Blue Ridge isn’t only about hiking in the mountains, kayaking down the rivers, enjoying glasses of wine at the vineyards, and horseback riding at sunset — this town is filled with friendly, welcoming, and talented people who have a whole lot going on year-round!
Wine, Movies, and Live Music at bin 322
If you are a wine and music lover, you’ll have to mark your calendars for wine and tapas bar bin 322’s wine-themed movie nights, live music shows, and trivia nights. Their movie nights feature wine tastings that correspond to the wines shown in the films, which is a fun way to try new wines you haven’t explored before as well as to discover new movies you might love! Their live music nights feature many genres and decades, including country, rock n roll, classic rock, oldies, and contemporary. They even have a Beatles themed night! You are sure to have a fun night enjoying their tapas including bruschetta, chili shrimp, and hummus plates while sampling a variety of whites, reds, and dessert wines. Their events are all days of the week through
November 20. You can find their schedule here.
Live Music at Grumpy Old Men Brewery
If live music is your thing, Blue Ridge is the town for you! Grumpy Old Men Brewery features live music on Fridays from 3pm-6pm and on Sundays from 1pm to 4pm. This relaxed and dog-friendly taproom features indoor and outdoor seating, a pet-friendly patio, and a variety of bar snacks from Jeff’s Hotdogs. Their live music nights feature local artists of all genres including classic country, rock, blues, acoustic, alternative rock, and folk rock. This is the perfect way to unwind on a sunny (or rainy!) fall weekend in Blue Ridge!
Grab and Stroll at INOLA
Looking for a unique fall activity unlike anything you’ve experienced before? Blue Ridge’s upscale colonial-style estate INOLA is offering guests the opportunity to sample hot and fresh chef-prepared meals while strolling the grounds of this elegant property. The property’s gorgeous formal gardens are known to be the sites of extravagant weddings and other upscale events. Their Grab & Stroll event gives guests the unique opportunity to explore their
spectacular grounds while enjoying a gourmet dinner. All they ask is that you don’t feed George, their peacock! This event is set to take place on Sundays from 5pm-8pm starting in September. They are hoping to start featuring live jazz music and movie nights beginning in October! Learn more here.
Fall Arts and Crafts Show
If you’re looking for some beautiful decor, a unique gift for a loved one, or just a fun day outside exploring the many booths scattered throughout the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds, the Fall Craft Show is the fall festival for you! This two-weekend event will take place on October 9, 10, and 11, as well as October 16, 17, and 18 from 10am to 6pm daily and will feature over 80 arts and craft vendors, food vendors, live music, and more! The event is free for children under 12 years old and only $5 for adults. What a great way to spend a sunny fall weekend!
Named in reference to the passion of the cars that ran moonshine up and down Highway 9, the annual Mountain Moonshine Festival is one of the largest car shows in the Eastern United States. The festival spreads throughout historic downtown Dawsonville and features a parade of moonshine and revenue cars, over 300 vendors selling everything you can imagine, arts and crafts booths, kids’ activities, live music, and more! Car enthusiasts are sure to enjoy this unique event that is set to feature vintage cars such as 50’s cars, racecars, hot rods, dune buggies,
vintage trucks, V8 muscle cars, Ford Model T’s, and more! The event will run all weekend from October 23 to October 25. Learn more here.
These unique fall events are sure to have you coming back to Blue Ridge year after year! After a day filled with treasure hunting for gifts, dancing to live music, or a memorable stroll through beautiful gardens, relax at Nevaeh Cabins! Spend your evening soaking in the hot tub, roasting s’mores by the campfire, or enjoying a glass of wine and sunset views on the wrap-around decks of our luxury cabins. The combination of the friendly and fun spirit of Blue Ridge and the relaxing comfort of Nevaeh Cabins will ensure you have an amazing fall season in the Blue