Top 8 Things to Do in and Around Clarkesville GA this Fall

Clarkesville GAThere is always something fun going on in and around Clarkesville GA! Sometimes there are so many choices it’s hard to narrow them down. Whether you’re taking a weekend trip from Atlanta or traveling across the country for a Georgia vacation, we want to help you enjoy all that our amazing area has to offer. Here are our Top 8 Things to Do in and Around Clarkesville GA this Fall.

1. Savor the Taste of Clarkesville

Sample food from some of north Georgia’s best restaurants, enjoy wine tastings and live music. Taste of Clarkesville is free to attend; food taste and wine/beer taste tickets are available for purchase at the event.

2. Attend the Chattahoochee Mountain Fair

The Chattahoochee Mountain Fair has been a Habersham County tradition since 1975. This blue ribbon experience features carnival games, livestock exhibits, arts and crafts vendors, cake walks, nightly shows and more.

vg-blog-cta-2503. Explore the Chattahoochee National Forest

The Chattahoochee National Forest comes alive in the fall with captivating colors along scenic hillsides. Opportunities for hiking, biking, fishing and horseback riding abound in the cooler temperatures of fall.

4. Celebrate at the North Georgia Fall Festival

Each October, we celebrate the magnificence of the North Georgia Mountains in the fall. The mild temperatures and beautifully scenery draw us together for the North Georgia Fall Festival: a 9-day event featuring musical performances, arts and crafts vendors, demonstrations and more. The North Georgia Fall Festival is also home to Georgia’s Offical State Fiddlers’ Competition.

5. Pedal the Hills of Habersham

The Hills of Habersham Bike Ride is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a ride through the majestic hills of Habersham County. Three route options are available for 23 mile, 44 mile and 62 mile (Metric Century) rides. Kids can join in the fun in the Habersham Kids Fun Ride too. Participation medals and bike-a-thon trophy will be awarded to participating kids.

6. Compete in the Zombie Fun Run

Can you survive a distance race for a good cause? Dodge zombies to benefit the Clarkesville Kiwanis Club in the Zombie Fun Run! Proceeds from the race go to improving the livelihood of children in Habersham County.

7. Trick-or-Treat on the Clarkesville Square

Spend Halloween in Clarkesville! Clarkesville Square will host trick-or-treating, a kid-friendly haunted house, Halloween costume contest and more!

8. Adventure at Sunburst Stables

Sunburst Stables is your one stop shop for fun family activities in Clarkesville GA. If trail rides, zip lining, flyboarding or ATV touring are on your To Do list this fall, plan a visit to Sunburst Stables.

Now that you have a full itinerary for your time in Clarkesville GA this fall, you’re going to need a convenient place to relax and recoup from all the fun. Glen-Ella Springs Inn is centrally located for all of your north Georgia adventures. Book your stay at our bed and breakfast today!


Photo courtesy of Wapster.