Apple Blossom Festival 2017 in East Ellijay this weekend
In celebration of spring and Gilmer County’s signature crop, the chamber of commerce is hosting the fourth annual Apple Blossom Festival this Saturday and Sunday.
“It’s going to be a gorgeous weekend and you should make the Apple Blossom Festival part of your plans,” encouraged Karla Haege, festival organizer and marketing and communications coordinator for the Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce.
The festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 6, and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 7, on Craig Street, which runs parallel to Highway 515 and is in front of the Gilmer Chamber office located at 696 First Avenue in East Ellijay.
There is no cost for admission to the festival and pets are welcome to tag along with their owners for the springtime fun.
This year’s event features 69 regional vendors and booths in the business expo, as well as children’s activities.
To learn more, visit www.georgiaappleblossomfestival.com or call the Gilmer Chamber at 706-635-7400.