• "Great American Main Street Award® Winner"
    - National Main Street Center, Inc. 2016
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    - Southern Living Magazine 2017
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    - Garden & Gun Magazine 2012
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    - Southern Living Magazine 2012
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    - Georgia's State Senate Resolution 2015

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    - Appalachian Trail Conservancy 2010
  • "Georgia's Premier Sports Cycling Community"
    - Georgia General Assembly Resolution 2005
  • "Site of First Major U.S. Gold Rush"
    - Thousands of Miners, 1829-1849

3rd Annual Dahlonega Science Festival, “Vision 20/20”

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Name: 3rd Annual Dahlonega Science Festival, “Vision 20/20”
Date: March 6, 2020 - March 8, 2020
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Event Description:

Come Explore the Future at the 3rd Annual Dahlonega Science Festival, “Vision 20/20”, March 6 – 8, 2020

The Dahlonega Science Council, an organization dedicated to bringing science-oriented events to the local community, will hold the 3rd Annual Dahlonega Science Festival the weekend of March 6 – 8, 2020.  The festival will feature science-themed and future-looking events that are open and free to the public. 
Example events include:


  • Talks and panels with scientists, engineers and futurists
  • Planetarium shows
  • Hands-on activities
  • Children’s stage show
  • Community-based events


Events will take place at businesses in downtown Dahlonega, Georgia as well as at the University of North Georgia’s Dahlonega campus. 
Specific times and places will be announced.
Date/Time Information:
March 6-8, 2020

Specific times and places will be announced.
Contact Information:
Dahlonega Science Council
Open and free to the public.

We are looking for sponsors, donors, grants and community involvement.  Please contact dahlonegascience@gmail.com with questions or ideas on how you can help.
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