• "Great American Main Street Award® Winner"
    - National Main Street Center, Inc. 2016
  • "The South's Best Small Towns 2017"
    - Southern Living Magazine 2017
  • "4th Best Summer Weekend Escape"
    - USA Today Travel 2014

  • "4th Best Underground Attraction"
    - USA Today 2016 - Consolidated Gold Mine
  • "Best Wine Town Runner Up, Southern Dream Towns"
    - Garden & Gun Magazine 2012
  • "10th Best Historic Small Town"
    - USA Today 2016
  • "10th Best Course You Can Play in Georgia - Achasta"
    - Golfweek Magazine
  • "Dahlonega: Small-town Escape"
    - Southern Living Magazine 2012
  • "Wine Tasting Room Capital of Georgia"
    - Georgia's State Senate Resolution 2015

  • "National Main Street City"
    - National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • "Official Appalachian Trail Community"
    - 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

4th of July Family Day Celebration

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Name: 4th of July Family Day Celebration
Date: July 4, 2020
Trip Builder: View Trip
Event Description:

Have a blast this 4th of July in Georgia's most patriotic mountain town. Looking for the perfect location to celebrate 4th of July with your family and friends? Pack up your lawn chairs and blankets and head on up to Dahlonega, only an hour’s drive north of Atlanta, for a full day of exciting activities and events that the entire family will enjoy!

This year’s 4th of July Family Celebration will be bigger and better than ever. Arrive early to compete in the Firecracker 5K. The rest of the day will be filled with a Patriotic Ceremony, the Dahlonega Car Club Car Show, and Patriotic Parade. After a full day of fun in the sun, head down to the drill field at the University of North Georgia to watch one of the best fireworks displays in North Georgia.

Start your holiday bright and early at the annual Patriotic Ceremony, followed by the city's 4th of July Family Day Parade. After a day of fun, head to the University of North Georgia's Drill Field for pre-firework eats from 6pm until dusk. Once the sun goes down, sit back and watch as Dahlonega's breathtaking fireworks show lights up the sky. 
This 4th of July, don your red, white, and blue and head to Dahlonega for an epic North Georgia Family Day celebration

Brought to you by the City of Dahlonega, the Dahlonega Downtown Development Authority, Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau, and Dahlonega Mountain Sports. 

Event Media:
UNG Drill Field
"Lipp" Livsey Drill Field, Georgia Cir, Dahlonega, GA 30597
Parking at the University of North Georgia Convocation Center and Rec Center.
Date/Time Information:
July 4
No fee.
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