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.
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Admission & Fees
Children under 6 Free
Country Square Dance $6 in Advance
One-mile fun run $10
Run Above the Clouds 10K $15
Concessions, Free Parking, Parking on Site
Suitable for Ages
Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music & Concerts, Sports & Racing