Northeast Georgia Mountains / Suches

Indian Summer Festival

Dates : 10/4/14 - 10/5/14
Woody Gap School
3736 GA Hwy 60
Suches, GA 30572

706-747-2401
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The Indian Summer Festival in Suches is held the first full weekend of October on the grounds of Woody Gap School, Georgia's smallest public school, on GA Hwy. 60, between Dahlonega and Blue Ridge. The weekend-long event includes a car show, crafts, music and dance performances, and family activities.

On Saturday, the Run Above the Clouds 10K and a one-mile run will begin at 9 a.m. A Country Square Dance with a live band will start at 8 p.m. in the school gym. Advance dance tickets are $6; $8 at the door.

Enjoy performances by elementary students of Woody Gap School, the crowning of the King and Queen, clogging, an auction, a Mountain Rangers hand-to-hand combat demonstration, mountain music, and an archery demonstration. Food vendors will feature pork BBQ, hamburgers, hot dogs, funnel cakes, boiled peanuts, cotton candy, fried apple pies, homemade preserves, and more. Visit the crafts tents for a variety of handmade items.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission $4

    Children under 6 Free

    Country Square Dance $6 in Advance

    One-mile fun run $10

    Parking Free

    Run Above the Clouds 10K $15

    Facility Amenities

    Concessions, Free Parking, Parking on Site

    General Information

    Family-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

    Type

    Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music & Concerts, Sports & Racing