• "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

Monday, October 22, 2018
Trick-or-Treat Dahlonega Ghosts, goblins, witches, wizards and more will be wandering the streets of Downtown Dahlonega on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at Trick-or-Treat Dahlonega. This event, brought to the community by the Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber of Commerce, DDA, and downtown merchants, provides a safe environment for parents to bring children trick or treating during daylight ...read more
Categories: Community News, Member News, Recently Featured, Tourism News, Chamber News
Friday, October 19, 2018
All Painting Art With Style will be at the vendor show for the Chattahoochee Nature Center in  Roswell, Ga, on DECEMBER  FIRST!  It's worth the drive to visit, it will be indoors and lots of Holiday Gift shopping.   Great way to start off the season and enjoy. It will be from 10 to 6, Inquiries text or Kathy  Knopp @ 678-595-7951, 
Categories: Member News, Chamber News, Tourism News, Community News
Thursday, October 18, 2018
The U.S. Army Rangers are sponsoring a 3-day weekend festival in Dahlonega, Georgia on Veteran Days Weekend to honor all veterans.The event begins Saturday, November 10, 2018 with a 5K and 10K Charity Run (Run for Rangers) at 8 a.m. beginning in Hancockc Park, Dahlonega, GA. Registration is $30. This will be followed by a parade in downtown Dahlonega at 11 a.m. that will be followed by a County ...read more
Categories: Community News, Tourism 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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