Hard to believe Thanksgiving is next Thursday, right? If you happen to be in town eating your turkey and dressing at The Smith House, come visit us when you finish your meal! We usually stay open until sometime around 4. Then, it's on to the...
November 12, 2018
October is a busy month on the square in Dahlonega! We just got finished with the Gold Rush festival, and now we're beginning to welcome those coming to town to check out our gorgeous changing leaves. And as our grand finale, Halloween! If you've...
October 25, 2018
Funnel Cakes. Bluegrass music. Clogging. Hog Calling Contests. The sights, sounds and smells of Dahlonega Gold Rush flood your mind when thinking of our town's largest festival. This October 20 and 21, we'll see way larger crowds than back...
October 16, 2018
Gorgeous! Boutique lodging has finally arrived in Dahlonega. The Limelight Inn is more of an Airbnb / VRBO hotel, versus the traditional set-up with a check-in desk. This modern Inn is located 5 miles from the town square, and Amicalola...
September 18, 2018
If we had a dollar for every time we were asked where to eat on the square, in the words of Maren Moriss...we'd be rich. Our most consistent recommendation? Capers Greek Restaurant. While they do have the traditional favorites; Spanakopita,...
September 8, 2018
Before we know it, the leaves will be changing and visitors will be flocking to our historic town square in droves. BUT until the bustling days of fall, we're making our way through the very last dog days of summer 2018. You know who's helping us...
August 2, 2018
Talk about doing something right! The owners of Dahlonega Square Hotel and Villas have really outdone themselves with the addition of The 1888 House, Dahlonega's newest - and perhaps most historically gorgeous event space. From their Facebook page,...
July 8, 2018
Dahlonega is magic. From her majestic rolling hills to her breathtaking waterfalls...to the kindness of the people who live here. This place just seems to inspire so many people in so many different ways. The latest casualty of a love affair with this...
June 18, 2018
School's almost out, Dahlonega! Looking for some free family activities to put on the calendar? How about a round of movies under the stars in Hancock Park, right beside Cranberry Corners. Every summer, Dahlonega invites families and friends to...
May 2, 2018
It's hard to believe it, but NEXT FRIDAY is the first Dahlonega First Friday Concert Series! Grab your lawn chair and your loved ones and head on down to Hancock Park each month to hear some excellent music. Pick up a picnic dinner from one of the...
April 23, 2018