Georgia Mountain Fair

Sunday, Aug 15, 2021 at 10:00am

Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds
1311 Music Hall Road
Hiawassee, GA 30546

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Look forward to the Annual Georgia Mountain Fair, held at the historic Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds this summer! Thousands of visitors from across the region have experienced the excitement and nostalgia that the event has to offer.

With first class musical performances, arts & crafts, fun carnival rides, unique attractions and a glimpse into North Georgia's rich history and culture, the Fair provides something for every member of the family!


Daily Events:

Hot Glass Academy
Demonstrations Daily

Hot Glass Academy provides one-of-a-kind glassblowing demonstrations providing energetic and dynamic entertainment with educational values through an art form that is over 3000 years old.

A Grizzly Experience
Three Shows on Weekends
Two Shows on Weekdays

Grizzly Experience is an Educational Grizzly Bear show and Exhibit. Get an depth up close and personal look into the life of North Americas' most prestigious predator, the Alaskan Grizzly Bear. Yogi, a 7 year old 600 pound Grizzly Bear and two Juveniles, Dottie and Lea, delight crowds of all ages with their impressive sizes and amazing behaviors.

"Old Ways" Demonstrations
Open daily

"Old Ways" Demonstrations will take you back to the "old ways" as local folks show how "moonshine" was made...corn milling...shake making... cider squeezing...pork skin smithing...soap & hominy making and more!

Pioneer Village
Open daily

Pioneer Village is a replica of just how the ole mountain towns used to be. A mercantile store with products and goods that only your grandmother might recognize. An old, one room schoolhouse, a log home with furnishings just like it was in the 1800's, a smoke house, barn and corn crib are just like it was then.

10:00 am:
Gates Open - Gospel Day
Arts & Crafts Exhibits

11:00 am:
Interfaith Worship Service

2:00 pm:
The Primitives / Inspirations / Chris Rumfelt
Carnival Rides Open

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