Sidewalk dining was in vogue and all benches were filled at Taste of Ellijay sponsored by the Gilmer Chamber on Thursday of last week. The annual event also had a patriotic feel with the town dressed up for Memorial Day.
Ellijay band Downtown Roy performed at Taste of Ellijay in front of The Martyn House in Towne. From left are Frank Ennes on upright bass, Dr. Steve Jones on mandolin, Don Roberts on guitar and Dan Worley on banjo.
Jessica Bruner of Cantaberry Restaurant serves Clayton McConnell, 9, a pimento cheese spinach wrap at Taste of Ellijay on North Main Street last week..
Sampling slices of “pie” from Cartecay River Pizza at last Thursday’s Taste of Ellijay are, from left, Aichun Chen, Ping Hu of Ellijay, Jake Wu, 11, and Jin Hu. The Hus are Ping’s parents who are visiting from China.
Pickin’ tunes — and treats — at 12th annual Taste of Ellijay