5th Annual Green Bean Festival

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5th Annual Green Bean Festival

Date: 7/26/14

5th Annual Green Bean Festival

Union County Farmers Market

148 Old Smokey Rd
Blairsville, GA 30512



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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