Northeast Georgia Mountains / Blairsville

Meeks Park

490 Meeks Park Rd.
Blairsville, GA 30512

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Meeks Park is one of the most beautiful parks in the North Georgia Mountains. It is located about one (1) mile west of Blairsville on Highway 515, and is open to the public.

The park established in 1992 and named after Bill Meeks consists of 4 baseball fields, 2 softball fields and 4 batting cages. It also includes a t-ball field and a utility field which can host an array of activities. Other features: disc golf, dog park, skateboard park, seasonal swimming pool and tennis courts.

Butternut Creek and Nottely River run through the park for fishing, nature walks and great family picnics. There are plenty of picnic tables throughout the park as well as plenty of clean restrooms. 

In addition, there are four covered pavilions that can be used for anything from family reunions, birthday parties, weddings, or company picnics.  Reservation required.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: All Day
    Monday: All Day
    Tuesday: All Day
    Wednesday: All Day
    Thursday: All Day
    Friday: All Day
    Saturday: All Day


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Party Facilities

    Picnic Area

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


  • Independence Day Fireworks

    Independence Day Fireworks

    07/04/2018 - 07/04/2018

    Wach the skies over Meeks Park light up with an explosion of lights and color! Celebrate your Fourth of July holiday in Blairsville, Ga.!

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  • 19th Annual Butternut Creek Festival

    19th Annual Butternut Creek Festival

    07/14/2018 - 07/15/2018

    The Butternut Creek Festival is one of the finest juried arts and crafts shows in the Southeast. The two-day festival showcases the work of 65 artists and craftsmen in categories from basketry, fine art, fabric art and decorative painting, to glass, jewelry, metal working, photography, pottery and woodturning.

    Located in Blairsville, the Butternut Creek Festival is presented by the High Country Artisans, Inc. For more information, call 706.781.1221 or email read more

  • Georgia's Official Sorghum Festival

    Georgia's Official Sorghum Festival

    10/13/2018 - 10/21/2018

    Celebrate the harvest and cooking of delicious sorghum on the second and third weekends in October in Blairsville, Ga. You can search the world over for better mountain-grown sorghum syrup, but you won't find any to compare with the syrup of the Blairsville area of Union County.

    In addition to the best syrup in the country, enjoy activities such as log sawing, biscuit eating, pole climbing and rock throwing. The festival includes a craft show featuring handywork and wares, and lots of ... read more