Ellijay, Georgia: Where Countryside Meets Culture

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Known as “Georgia’s Apple Capital” and the state’s “Mountain Biking Capital,” Ellijay, Georgia, is touted for its outdoor gems, but there is more to this gorgeous North Georgia town than the natural wonders it beholds. Step inside the new playhouse, raise a glass at one of the area wineries, savor delicious eats in the revitalized […]

Summer Adventure Awaits in Northwest Georgia

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From cowboys and Indians to historic sites, a total eclipse to aqua adventure–make memories that last in Cartersville, Georgia This summer, find adventure in Cartersville, Georgia, conveniently located 45 miles north of downtown Atlanta via I-75. With a friendly population of just over 20,000, Cartersville-Bartow County embodies small town charm with a “Cowboys and Indians […]

The Dixie Highway 90-Mile Yard Sale Returns June 2-4, 2017

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The annual Dixie Highway 90-Mile Yard Sale has grown steadily since it began in 2006. Pickers, junkers and down-right thrifty shoppers will be out in force once again as the sale returns June 2-4, 2017. “Visitor interest in this year’s sale has grown 17 percent year-to-date,” said Regina Wheeler of the Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & […]

Make Summer a Splash in Blue Ridge, Georgia

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Rafting, tubing, paddle boarding and more make for unforgettable summer memories Looking for a summer adventure to remember? Look no further than Blue Ridge, Georgia. Just 90-minutes north of Atlanta and right off of I-575, Blue Ridge is packed with outdoor excursions that are perfect for families to unplug, connect with nature and create the kind of […]

2017 Macon Film Festival Calendar Listing

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Event Name: The Macon Film Festival Dates: July 20-23, 2017 Location: Downtown Macon; historic theaters and venues within a three-block radius City, State: Macon, Georgia Description: Surrounded by a rich musical and Southern culture, the Macon Film Festival celebrates independent films while promoting filmmaking for entertainment, inspiration, education and economic development in Georgia’s central city. This four-day festival screens imaginative […]

Explore Helen’s mountain country with Helenback Race Series

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A trail running race featuring a 5K, half marathon and marathon Saturday, April 29 Beginning at 7 a.m. Georgia-based trail running event company Helenback Race Series LLC is hosting its first trail running event April 29, in charming Helen, Georgia. The event features challenging 5K, half marathon and marathon trail races–all of which will route […]

The Heart of Cartersville, Georgia

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Cartersville, Georgia, may be made up of small-town charm and unique cultural attractions, but it’s the people who give the city its pulse. People like Chef Chris Lyons. A culinary maestro in flavor and imagination, Lyons brings big city creations to this quaint part of the Peach State. After working for million-dollar restaurants in Atlanta, […]

Taste Your Way through Cartersville, Georgia

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Home to 14 chef-owned-and-operated restaurants, the small Southern town of Cartersville, Georgia, packs a powerful culinary punch. Stop at hometown favorite 4-Way Lunch on Main Street. This iconic diner has been a mainstay since 1931 and, believe it or not, they’ve never installed a telephone. Meaning, you’ll have to go to the 4-Way to place […]

Discover Hidden Gems in Cartersville, Georgia

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Embark on a treasure hunt in Cartersville, Georgia, where hidden gems await your discovery. Pull out the camera and capture a memory that fizzes with fun in front of the world’s first Coca-Cola outdoor painted wall advertisement. A syrup salesman painted the downtown sign in 1894 on the side of the Young Brothers Pharmacy; the […]

Cartersville, Georgia—A Small Southern Town with Big-City Culture

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Cartersville, Georgia—A Small Southern Town with Big-City Culture Welcomes Ansel Adams Exhibit and One Showcasing the Life of JFK Cartersville, Georgia, is known for its small town appeal; but, with its sophisticated  and unique attractions, visitors might think they’ve ventured into the big city. Immerse yourself in America’s story at Booth Western Art Museum in […]

Only in Cartersville, Georgia

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  Visit Cartersville, Georgia, for one-of-a-kind experiences. Make downtown Cartersville your first stop for a Wild West adventure in the sunny South. The Booth Western Art Museum is the only museum of its kind in the Southeast, and it houses the largest permanent exhibition space for Western American art in the nation. The museum’s award-winning […]

Historic Cartersville, Georgia, Sparkles with Fresh Attractions

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Cartersville, Georgia, is known for its historic charm, but there are plenty of new world-class attractions popping up in this deep-rooted Southern city. Ditch the typical travel sports destination and head to LakePoint Sporting Community. LakePoint is set on 1,300 acres of land and features eight baseball fields, three multi-purpose fields, 10 beach volleyball courts, […]

From Shredding Waterways to Hiking Mountain Peaks, Cartersville, Georgia, is for Adventurers

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Love the outdoors? Then you will love a trip to Cartersville, Georgia. Take adventure to H2O at Terminus Wake Park. A cable system gives guests the thrill of towed watersports without a boat. Choose your sport—wakeboarding, wake skating, kneeboarding or water-skiing—and let the 32-foot high running cable be your guide. No experience? No problem. Terminus […]

From Ancient Indian Artifacts to One of the State’s First Civil Rights Victories, Cartersville, Georgia, Brims with History

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History buffs will rejoice in the natural classroom found in Cartersville, Georgia. For the first time in 100 years, Etowah artifacts are returning to the Peach State, to be displayed through October 1, at the Tellus Science Museum. Immerse yourself in the ancient culture of the Mississippians in the display, “From Clay to Copper.” The […]