• "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

News for Tourism News

Saturday, December 01, 2018
Proceeds of First Night Dahlonega support Jeremiah’s Place, Lumpkin County’s only transitional housing  facility for the homeless.First Night Dahlonega -- THE way to ring in the New Year, with family-friendly entertainment all night New Year's Eve until the New Year begins with the dropping of the Gold Nugget.   Tickets are just $10 per person, children are free, for any and all events -- four ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Community News, Member News, Tourism News, Recently Featured
Friday, November 16, 2018
Christmas Tea at Mtn Laurel Creek Inn.  Join us for a Christmas Tea Party at Mtn Laurel Creek Inn & Spa. Enjoy Tea Sandwiches, desserts and pastries, along with tea at the inn while enjoying all the holiday decorations inside and out. The cost is $30 per person, and is available either Wednesday, December 19, at 2pm, Saturday, December 22nd,  2pm or Sunday, December 23rd at 2pm.   Call us at ...read more
Categories: Community News, Tourism News, Member News
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
We are so proud to announce Hospitality Highway won the Governor’s Tourism Award for the Hospitality Highway Farm Trail! We are so thankful to all the 7 of the communities involved and proud of all they have accomplished! ...Extending the length of 400, the Hospitality Highway runs from just north of downtown Atlanta to the North Georgia Mountains, linking the seven communities of Buckhead, Sandy ...read more
Categories: Chamber News, Tourism News
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Outlaw Jerky announces our new DAHLONEGA JERKY COMPANY small-batch recipes inspired by the local flavors of North Georgia!  Come in the store for a tasting!We offer wholesale pricing to businesses, and an extra B2B discount for Dahlonega-Lumpkin Chamber member businesses.  Our Taste Local Flavor Recipes are inspired by the farm-to-table culinary experience, with a twist.  We incorporate locally ...read more
Categories: Community News, Tourism News, Member News
 

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