• "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

Wednesday, November 27, 2019
St. Peter Lutheran Plans Services to Prepare for Christmas             St. Peter Lutheran Church has planned a series of Sunday and Wednesday services to assist members and friends to prepare for the celebration of Jesus' birth.               Drawing on a line from the Prophet Isaiah, "Arise, shine, for your light has come," the Sunday services will focus on Jesus being the light of the ...read more
Categories: Tourism News, Community News
Friday, November 01, 2019
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 12 and under and active duty military are ...read more
Categories: Community News, Tourism News, Member News
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
The Dahlonega Science Council will host a wine social on December 11, 2019 from 5-7 pm at Naturally Georgia (90 Public Square N).  Admission is free, and proceeds from wine sales go to support the 2020 Dahlonega Science Festival.    The third annual Dahlonega Science Festival will take place on the weekend of March 6-8, 2020 with dozens of science-themed activities that are open and free to the ...read more
Categories: Community News, Tourism News, Member News
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Support the 2020 Dahlonega Science Festival (DSF), "Vision 2020", today and double your donation. Your donation to the 2020 DSF to be held March 6-8, 2020 will be matched up to a cumulative amount of $1,500. The matching donation is provided by Ed and Helen Erickson of Dahlonega. Ed is also a member of the Dahlonega Science Council (DSC). The matching donation opportunity is open to individual ...read more
Categories: Community News, Tourism News, Member News

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