Northeast Georgia Mountains / Blairsville

5th Annual Green Bean Festival

Dates : 7/26/14 - 7/26/14
Union County Farmers Market
148 Old Smokey Rd
Blairsville, GA 30512

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It's green bean harvest time, and Blairsville is celebrating on July 26, 2014, with green bean eating contests, a recipe contest, canning workshops, and a tractor show and parade. There will be a 5K race and 15-mile Cycling Tour, arts and crafts, and tours of a canning plant. Enjoy children's activities, music, demonstrations, and free entertainment until 5 p.m. at the Union County Farmers Market. Registration for the 5K Run/Walk opens at 6:30 a.m. The race starts at 9 a.m.

Downtown Blairsville's historical district is hosting a Square Dance on Friday evening. Saturday, lots of festival activities along with the regular Union County Farmers Market, is on the schedule. Mr. Green Bean welcomes you to a day full of kids' activities, festive foods, free entertainment, and a variety of artists and crafters set up under the sheds and on the market grounds.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Concessions, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission

    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


    Antique, Craft & Hobby, Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals, Family Friendly, Farmers Markets & Agritourism, Free Things to Do, Music & Concerts, Outdoors & Nature, Sports & Racing

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