• "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

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
The Bowen Center for the Arts, located 14 mins South of Dahlonega Square, is featuring Enchanted Forests Juried Photography Show. This exhibit features 80 works by 37 members of the Georgia Nature Photographers Association from August 2 to September 20. The opening awards reception is Friday, August 2 from 5-7pm. The Historical Bowen is located South on Highway 9 in Dawsonville between Lanier Tech ...read more
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Friday, July 26, 2019
Chestatee Artists Folk School Dahlonega premiers this October to provide unique experiences in selected arts and craft categories for participants with all levels of skill welcome. Our beautiful city will be the location for these fun learning experiences beginning at 7 pm on Friday, October 11 through 11:30 am on Sunday, October 13, at the Lumpkin County Parks and Recreation facility on Riley Rd, ...read more
Categories: Community News, Member News, Tourism News
Monday, March 25, 2019
The United States Army Rangers and OnPoint 1-1 are Sponsoring the 1st Annual Team Ranger Golf Tournament on Monday, August 19, 2019 at Achasta Golf Club in Dahlonega, GA.    On Monday, August 19, 2019 there will be a Charity fundraising Scramble format tournament hosting 28 teams and 112 players, 20 of which can be active duty Rangers.  There will be a hole-in-one and putting competition for ...read more
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