Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountain chain, Blairsville is a top destination for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers for reasons that will become immediately obvious as soon as you visit the area. Picturesque lakes, rivers and creeks framed by the majestic mountains of the Chattahoochee National Forest are everywhere you turn. Many different parks have been established and nurtured to perfection in order to celebrate and preserve Mother Nature’s beauty. Some of the local parks now also serve as perfect host sites for the many festivals held in Blairsville.
The community has developed thirteen different festivals that are held all throughout the year, and celebrate everything from southern mountain heritage and arts & crafts to antique cars. One of the most popular is the Sorghum Festival, which has been drawing large crowds of people for over 40 years. In addition to all of the festivals, the Union County Farmer's Market has seasonally themed activities throughout much of the year. Offering the very best of “home grown and handmade” goods, the most talented farmers and artisans in the region gather on weekends for much of the year at the market to sell their produce, art and handiwork, right in our own backyard. It's almost impossible to not find something to get involved in. Blairsville is also home to one of Georgia’s top ranked school systems, as well as a state of the art hospital.
There's no doubt that residents of Blairsville consider themselves blessed and welcome new neighbors to enjoy their little piece of Heaven. Recently, some beautiful new sub divisions have been developed near Lake Nottely, and area builders, drawing inspiration from the surroundings, have created unique and wonderful homes right on the beautiful, peaceful lake. Blairsville is also lined with many creeks and rivers that have some incredible home sites and allow for some of the best trout fishing in the south, right off the back deck. We welcome the opportunity to speak with you and we’re confident that together, we will find your dream home in these enchanted hills.
Things to do in Blairsville, GA