Blairsville, GA 30512
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
Picnic Area, Self-guided Tours
Suitable for Ages
Blairsville Scottish Festival & Highland Games
06/13/2015 - 06/14/2015
There is family fun for your whole clan at the Annual Blairsville Scottish Festival & Highland Games. Enjoy bagpipes and drums, Highland music, dancing and food with a Scottish flair.
Watch athletes compete in traditional games, including caber toss, putting the stone and tossing the sheaf. Watch border collies herd sheep and falcons swoop down on prey, Gordon setters hunt game birds, and Clann Nan Con recreate the feel of early Scottish settlers in Georgia with their period clothing a...read more