Community Events

Missing In America Project Fundraiser

12:00 pm

Saturday July 20th, Club 66 Veterans and Associates (Non Profit Organization) is hosting Missing In America Project fundraiser in Young Harris. There will be Vendors, a Raffle, Door Prizes 50/50 Event Tee-Shirts, $25.00 Corn Hole Tournament & More. Smoked Boston Butt and the Fixin's Plate, $8.00 a plate! 


2641 Hwy 66, Young Harris, GA.  

Towns County Recreation Fall Soccer

Towns County Recreation Fall Soccer signups have started!  
UFA Mountains Recreation Soccer Families,
Regular Registration for Fall Rec soccer will continue through July 20th. Beginning July 21st, a late fee will be added to each registration.
Register at
Sign up now to reserve your spot!!!  

Back to School Family Fun Day

11:00 am
Saturday, July 20th Back to School Family Fun Day at Clay County Recreation Center 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Free Food, Bounce Houses, Games, Guest Youth Artist, DRE HILTON. Free School Supplies for up to 3 children per family. Sponsored by Southwire Cable Plant and Fort Hembree Baptist Church
RSVP to: 828-542-1727
Clay County Recreation Center - 333 Ball Park Drive, Hayesville, NC 

Union County Farmers Market in Blairsville GA!

07:00 am
Saturday, July 20th Today is another treat with SWEET CORN SHUCKIN' AND TASTIN' DAY at the Union County Farmers Market!
Growers and artisans will sell their goods on Saturday from 7am - 1pm. A local market with items from artisans, beekeepers, bakers, potters, painters, and lots of good things to eat.
Fresh produce right out of the fields.  Don't Miss It!
Old Smokey Rd  (next to the Home Depot)
Blairsville, GA

Murphy Farmer Market

09:00 am
Saturday, July 20th Murphy Farmer's Market 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Every Saturday from April - October from 9AM-1PM at the L&N Depot. Featuring 100% locally sourced crafts and produce. On any given market day you'll find over 40 vendors featuring fresh veggies, fruits, livestock, bedding plants, native & landscaping plants, jams, jellies, goats milk & cheese, meats, chicken, baked goods, honey, live music and much more.
L & N Depot 
Railroad St
Murphy, NC 28906                                        "

Blue Ridge Farmers Market

08:00 am
Saturday, July 20th ~ Downtown Market Blue Ridge.. 8 a.m. until noon. Setting up each Saturday in front of the court house, weather permitting. They will have lots of wonderful vendors this year offering local honey, baked goods, produce, handmade arts and crafts, hand crafted furniture and much more!
400 West Main Street
Blue Ridge, Georgia 30513 

Tri County Race Track

Ray Cook and the gang at Tri County Racetrack have released the event schedule for the 2019 race season!  JULY 23 --- Southern Nationals Series $3,500 to win / Full Racing Program  
Tri-County Race Track
10456 Old US 64
Brasstown, North Carolina 28902                                                    
Check out the website at: for more info! 

Adoption Weekend at "Green Bean Festival"

10:00 am


Castoff Pet Rescue will be at the "Green Bean Festival" at the old courthouse in downtown Blairsville. Saturday, July 27th from 10:00 am to around 1:00 pm and Sunday, July 28th, from 10:00 am to around 1:00 pm.

Please stop by our booth to see some of the adorable dogs and cats that are available for adoption.

Georgia Mountain Fair

The Georgia Mountain Fair coming into town Friday, July 19th thru Saturday, July 27th! Look forward to the 69th annual Georgia Mountain Fair, held at the historic Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds this summer! Thousands of visitors from across the region have experienced the excitement and nostalgia that the event has to offer. With first class musical performances, arts & crafts, fun carnival rides, unique attractions and a glimpse into North Georgia’s rich history and culture, the Fair provides something for every member of the family.                               
$12.00 per person which includes the concert, children 12 and under free. Free parking, no pets allowed
Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds
1311 Music Hall Road - Hwy 76 W
Hiawassee, GA.

Aviators Café!

Take Flight with James and the crew at The Aviator Café at their new location in the brand new Sears Shopping Center in Blairsville! Don't worry, they still have all of your favorite Aviator classics  (Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas, Sunrise Wrap, Avocado BLT Wrap and soups) plus a whole bunch more! They have now added burgers, fries, the Coca-Cola Freestyle drink machine (with almost any drink combo you can imagine) as well as Cold Pressed Nitrogen Infused Coffee, you heard that right.. coffee? The Aviator Cafe is now serving breakfast!


 Sears Shopping Center 45 Home Town Way Suite C in Blairsville 

Visit or call (706) 781-1043.             

 Mon-Thurs 7 AM until 9 PM.   

Fri-Sat 7 AM until 10 PM.                                                         

The Aviator is now open on Sundays from 7 AM - 3 PM. 

Team Trivia @ Copperhead Lodge in Blairsville!

The Copperhead Lodge and Flying Trout Restaurant will host "Team Trivia" from 7 until 8:30 p.m. Team Trivia - general knowledge, music, movies. Fun, fun! Teams of no more than 6 people compete weekly for top prizes. Make sure to go early to grab some dinner at the Flying Trout Restaraunt