Northeast Georgia Mountains / Hiawassee

Georgia Mountain Fall Festival

Dates : 10/9/15 - 10/17/15
Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds
1311 Music Hall Rd
Hiawassee, GA 30546

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Each October, the nine-day Georgia Mountain Fall Festival features exciting musical performances, educational demonstrations, a flower show and the ever-popular Georgia's Official State Fiddlers' Convention.

During the convention, performers of all ages compete in various musical categories such as senior fiddler, junior fiddler, bluegrass band, finger-style guitar, flat pick guitar, banjo and mandolin. After initial competitions, a winner will be declared in each category. Then, the winner from both the junior and senior groups will complete in a "Fiddle Off," where that winner will be declared the "Georgia Mountain Fiddle King."

Enjoy music daily in The Anderson Music Hall and visit the flower show, arts and crafts displays, and the exhibit hall. Demonstrations will take you back to the "old ways" as local folks show how moonshine was made, quilting, soap and hominy making, blacksmithing and more. The Pioneer Village is a replica of an era gone by.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
    Monday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Children 12 and Under $0

    Music Shows (Gate Admission Required) $12

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


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