Donations for Open Arms of Blue Ridge

On November 26, 2017, Open Arms of Blue Ridge Home for Children in Blue Ridge, Georgia was lost to a fire. Luckily all the children were safe but unfortunately the home was a loss. Urgent donations are needed to help them in this time of need. For more information and to donate, please visit

2013 4th of July Fireworks at Lake Blue Ridge

2013 4th of July fireworksStart your 4th of July celebration in downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia on Saturday, July 6, 2013 by bringing the whole family out to an old fashioned 4th of July parade at 10 AM. Keep the fun going by heading out to Lake Blue Ridge Marina for a barbeque on the lake, more events, and a spectacular fireworks display at dusk.

For more information, call 706-632-2618.

Lake Blue Ridge Marina
335 Marina Drive
Blue Ridge, Georgia

2012 Labor Day BBQ

Come one, come all to the Labor Day BBQ in the downtown Blue Ridge City Park in Blue Ridge, Georgia on September 3, 2012 from 11:30 AM to 6 PM. There will be family style entertainment with Old Time, Bluegrass, and Gospel music and lots of tasty barbecue with all the fixins’. It’s going to take place rain or shine so make your plans to come out.

Tickets will be available at many local Blue Ridge churches as well as the Fannin County Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call  706-455-3818.

This event is being sponsored by the Good Samaritans of Fannin County, Inc and all proceeds will go to benefit interdenominational benevolence.

The downtown Blue Ridge City Park is located on W. Main Street in Blue Ridge, Georgia.

Classic Car Show

Classic CarThe Georgia Mountains Classic Car Show is taking place on May 12, 2012 at the City Park in downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia. See some of the best classic cars out there! Registration starts at 9 AM. Many door prizes and trophies will be awarded. Specialty awards will be given for Mayor’s Choice, Chief of Police Choice, Best Chevy and Best Ford, just to name a few. Trophies will also be awarded for the top 50 cars and 25 trucks. The judging starts at 12:30 PM and ends at 3 PM with awards being presented at 4 PM. For more information, call 706-838-4701.

Music on La Veranda

The Cucina Rustica restaurant in Blue Ridge, Georgia is hosting Music on La Veranda, an afternoon of music, food, and cocktails to benefit Open Arms of Blue Ridge on April 28, 2012 from 1 PM to 4 PM. This intimate outdoor venue is the perfect place for music and fellowship. Come listen to the Rhythm Jaxx Band from Tennessee as you sample some delicious Italian food and great wine from Cucina Rustica.

Tickets are $20 per person for covered seating and $10 per person if you bring your own chair. Tickets are still available but space is limited so get your tickets soon! All proceeds will go to Open Arms of Blue Ridge, a non profit organization that helps abused and neglected children.

For more information and to purchase tickets, contact Dianne Mallernee at 706-633-4773 or Cucina Rustica at 706-374-7474.

Cucina Rustica
76 Forge Mill Crossing
Morganton, GA


2012 Relay for Life in Blue Ridge

Join in the 2012 Relay for Life at the Blue Ridge City Park in downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia on April 27 – 28, 2012. This fundraising event is both enjoyable and inspiring as you Relay for Life. There will be carnival games, food and entertainment, along with the Luminaria Ceremony and the Survivor Walk. There’s still time to sign up your relay team.

This event gets started at 7 PM and is sponsored by the American Cancer Society. For more information, call 706-632-4216.

5th Annual Taste of Blue Ridge

DogThe 5th annual Taste of Blue Ridge is happening on April 21,  2012 from 5 PM to 8 PM at Hi Country Events in Blue Ridge, Georgia. This annual event, sponsored by the Humane Society of Blue Ridge, is an evening of dining and dancing with over 30 restaurants represented, beer and wine vendors, live entertainment and silent and live auctions. Enjoy lots of great food, dance the night away and know that it is all going to help the Humane Society of Blue Ridge.

Tickets are $35 in advance, $45 at the door and are available at HSBR Thrift Store and Adoption Center, Love Dogs and Cats, Fannin County Chamber of Commerce, Cohutta Veterinary Clinic, and Ocoee Animal Hospital. Space is limited so get your tickets soon! For more information, call 706-632-5224.

Hi Country Events
13 Trackside Lane
Blue Ridge, GA