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EVEnts & FESTIVALS

Get out there!
We call for or receive printed
information on each event.
Changes can occur after press
date, so call ahead; go to
BlueRidgeCountry.com/Events
for more information or to find
websites related to the events
below.

Mountain eggFest, May 19-20. Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds,
Hiawassee, Georgia
GeorGia Area Code 706
25th annual Winefest, May 6. Habersham Winery, Helen.
878-1908. habershamvineyards.com.
Blue ridge Mountains Wine & Jazz Festival, May 6.
Boardtown Road, Blue Ridge. 889-7499.
blueridgewineand jazz.com.
Georgia apple Blossom Festival, May 6-7. Downtown Blairsville. 877-745-5789. georgiaappleblossomfestival.com.
Georgia Mountain Classic Car Show, May 13. City Park, Blue
Ridge. 374-4480.
Mountain eggFest, May 19-20. Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds, Hiawassee. Mountainegg.com.
55th Mountain Laurel Festival, May 20. Pitts Park, Clarkesville. 754-2220, clarksvillega.com.
Dahlonega arts & Wine Festival, May 20-21. Downtown
Dahlonega. 867-8059. chestateeartists.org.
41st annual Spring arts in the Park, May 28-29. Blue Ridge
Mountains Arts Association, Blue Ridge. 632-2144.
blueridgearts.net.
Bavarianfest, May 27. Helen Festhalle, Helen. 878-1908.
helenchamber.com.
ClusterFest, May 27. Crane Creek Vineyards, Young Harris.
379-1236. cranecreekvineyards.com.

Sky Valley BBQ Festival, May 27. Sky Valley. 746-2204.
skyvalleyga.com.
41st annual Spring arts in the Park, May 27-28. Blue Ridge
Mountains Arts Association, Blue Ridge. 632-2144.
blueridgearts.net.
43rd annual Helen-atlantic Hot air Balloon race, June 2-4.
Helen. 878-2271. helenballoon.com.
10th annual Penny McHenry Hydrangea Festival, June 3-4.
Douglas County Courthouse, Douglasville. 449-3939.
hydrangeafest.org.
Blairsville Scottish Festival & Highland Games, June 10-11.
Meeks Park, Blairsville. 200-781-1916.
blairsvillescottishfestival.org.
appalachian Wine Jazz and art Festival, June 10-11. Georgia
Mountain Fairgrounds, Hiawassee. 896-4191.
mountainwinefest.com.
11th annual Mountain Fling, June 24-25. North Georgia
Technical College, Blairsville. 896-0932. artguildstore.com.
KentuCKy Area code 606
Smoky Bridge High Line ride, May 6. Carter Caves State
Resort Park, Olive Hill. 800-325-0059.
Grayson Lake Paddle trip, May 15. Carter Caves State Resort
Park, Olive Hill. 800-325-0059.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017

Features
Romance, Reunions and Family Fun for Summer
Mountain Summer: A Photo Essay
When Asheville Took over the 1970s’ Paper Dress Fad
Bateaux along the James River
On the Appalachian Trail, the Easy Way
BBQ!
Departments
Letters / Worth a Click
Contributors
From the Editor
Mill Creek Stories
Creature Feature
Mountain Report
The Good Walk
Country Roads
Singing in the Garden
Festivals & Events
Guest Column
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Intro
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Cover1
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Cover2
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 3
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 4
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 5
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Letters / Worth a Click
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Contributors
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 9
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - From the Editor
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 11
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Mill Creek Stories
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - 15
Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Creature Feature
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Mountain Report
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - The Good Walk
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Country Roads
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Romance, Reunions and Family Fun for Summer
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - Mountain Summer: A Photo Essay
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Blue Ridge Country - May/June 2017 - When Asheville Took over the 1970s’ Paper Dress Fad
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