Ellijay and North Georgia Tourist Information...Things To Do In Ellijay

Ellijay Apple Arts on the Square

Location is at 1 Broad Street on the downtown Ellijay square the 2nd & 3rd weekends of October. Stroll around downtown Ellijay and enjoy the sites. There are typically 50-60 vendors up the street by the Courthouse. There is of course plenty of apples, local food vendors and a wide variety of other unique arts and crafts. The second weekend is the downtown parade which is one of the biggest in the area. In 2013, "Ellie Mae", Donna Douglas from the Beverely Hillbillies was the Grand Marshall.

Ellijay Apple Arts on the Square Bin of Honeycrisp apples Apple arts crew from the Red Apple Barn

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Location is at the Lions Club Fairgrounds on 1729 South Main the 2nd & 3rd weekends of October. There are around 300 vendors that participate each weekend with music, car shows, entertainment and of course about any kind of specialty products from the vendors.

More information

Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce

Ellijay Tourist Information

Ellijay Area Attractions

Ellijay Restaurants

There are a variety of locally owned and operated restaurants in the downtown Ellijay square area. Sue’s, White Columns, Ellijay Restaurant, and the Davis House are the local favorites for Country Cooking. Most chain restaurants are located in East Ellijay. Local BBQ favorites are:

Poole’s BBQ Bigun’s BBQ
Pink Pig Restaurant The Smokehouse Grill is in East Ellijay

Movie Theater and Outdoor Drive-in

East Town Cinema          Swan Drive Inn

Lodging, Motels, Ellijay and North Cabin Rentals, State Park Lodges, Places to Stay

Georgia Pick Your Own and All About Apples

Pick Your Own          All About Apples