Northeast Georgia Mountains / Dawsonville

Mountain Moonshine Festival

Dates : 10/25/14 - 10/26/14
Downtown Dawsonville
Dawsonville, GA 30534

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Dawson County, Georgia, revels in its heritage of moonshine running, backwoods racing and motorsports glory, and celebrates it in grand style each year during its free, family-friendly Mountain Moonshine Festival. The Mountain Moonshine Festival takes place on the last weekend of October, on the square in downtown Dawsonville, featuring vintage race cars, live entertainment, a car show, a swap meet, arts and crafts, great food and souvenirs.

All proceeds from the Mountain Moonshine Festival go to KARE for Kids, Inc., a non-profit organization in Dawson County that provides for the children in the county. For more information about the festival or vendor information, call 706-216-5273 or email All vendor information can be found on the Kare for Kids website:

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:00AM - 6:00PM
    Saturday: 8:00AM - 7:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission $0

    Facility Amenities

    Concessions, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


    Antique, Craft & Hobby, Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals, Music & Concerts