Mercier Orchards

Visit Mercier Orchards in Blue Ridge, Georgia on April 16 – 17, 2011 to get a free tractor ride through the orchards along with some interesting history on the orchard. The rides will be available both days from 10 AM to 4 PM, weather permitting. Bring your camera and get some nice pictures of the orchards and the old apple house. Strawberries should be available in the store!

April 23, 2011 is a busy day at Mercier Orchards.

  • Children’s Bakery Tour and Class Bunny Project from 9 AM to 11 AM. The price is $25 for the first child, $20 for each additional child. You must pre-pay to reserve the spot for your children.
  • Furry Friends Day fundraiser for Relay for Life. Bring your dogs out and enter them into a beauty contest. There will be facepainting, a bake sale, and Sew Cute handmade creations. All proceeds from this event will benefit Relay for Life.
  • Strawberry Cook Off. This is the first in a series of cook offs Mercier Orchards will be having featuring their fruits. All participants should bring their food entry along with a copy of the recipe by 11 AM. Judging will begin at 11:30 AM and entries will be judged on taste, appearance, and the best use of the fruit. Awards will be presented at noon.

Make a note that May 7, 2011 is the beginning of U-Pick Strawberries. Come out and pick some of the freshest strawberries around!

Mercier Orchards is located at:
8660 Blue Ridge Dr.
Blue Ridge, GA