Category: Holidays, Festivals & Events

Posted on 6/1/2024

4TH IN THE NORTH 2024

4TH IN THE NORTH 2024 Blog Post

It’s time for lazy days at the lake, burgers and hot dogs on the back porch grill, and fireworks filling up the night sky! Here in North Georgia, we are proud Americans and we go all out to celebrate this great country that we love so much! Here’s a round-up of what to expect in Blue Ridge this Fourth of July.

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Posted on 5/26/2024

MEMORIAL DAY IN THE MOUNTAINS

MEMORIAL DAY IN THE MOUNTAINS Blog Post

Spring has sprung, the temperatures are climbing, and everything is blooming! The last weekend in May, Memorial Day Weekend, is an excellent time to get away from the hub bub of daily life and Escape to the Blue Ridge Mountains to enjoy the beauty that is bursting all around us!

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Posted on 12/13/2023

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE BLUE RIDGE FOR THE HOLIDAYS

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE BLUE RIDGE FOR THE HOLIDAYS Blog Post

You and your loved ones can gather together in a cozy mountain cabin and experience the joy of the season. Ice skate, ride on the Holiday Express, watch your favorite holiday films on the big screen, and just enjoy some quality time together in your home-away-from-home. See what holiday fun awaits for you in Blue Ridge this December:

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Posted on 5/5/2023

MEMORIAL DAY IN THE MOUNTAINS

MEMORIAL DAY IN THE MOUNTAINS Blog Post

Spring has sprung, the temperatures are climbing, and everything is blooming! The last weekend in May, Memorial Day Weekend, is an excellent time to get away from the hub bub of daily life and Escape to the Blue Ridge Mountains to enjoy the beauty that is bursting all around us!

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Posted on 11/28/2022

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS AROUND THE MOUNTAINS

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS AROUND THE MOUNTAINS Blog Post

Every family has many Christmas traditions that they enjoy preserving. For this writer, one of my family’s favorite things to do is to go drive around and see all the Christmas lights! However, when you’re not from around here, you wouldn’t even know where to begin to look for lights to enjoy. Well, we tried to make it easy for you and stalked as many of our friends pages to locate all the Christmas light displays that you HAVE to go check out!

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Posted on 6/16/2021

DADDY-O: A BLUE RIDGE FATHER’S DAY GUIDE

DADDY-O: A BLUE RIDGE FATHER’S DAY GUIDE Blog Post

Our rock. Our protector. Our hardworking, sacrificing, Mr. Fix It, all around wonderful man. Often times the fathers in our life don’t always get the appreciation they deserve. However, you can change that this Father’s Day and honor the man in your life with a perfect Escape to Blue Ridge.

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Posted on 3/6/2021

TAKE A SPRING BREAK

TAKE A SPRING BREAK Blog Post

Spring break is just around the corner and we know families are looking for the ultimate escape this year! That’s why we’ve put together this blog, to tell you all the best places to play, eat, and stay in and around Blue Ridge. Your family is sure to have an incredible, adventure-packed spring break when you Escape to Blue Ridge!

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Posted on 12/2/2020

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Blog Post

Everyone has a different version of their holiday traditions and celebrations. We think that’s awesome, because frankly, if we were all the same, what a boring place this world would really be. Some traditions include cutting and trimming a fresh evergreen, some include lighting candles, some include singing songs, and some include incredible gourmet meals. Traditions are important to keep, but at the end of the day, coming Home for the Holidays is probably the most fulfilling part of the holida

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Posted on 11/24/2020

THANKFUL FOR BLUE RIDGE

THANKFUL FOR BLUE RIDGE Blog Post

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and in a year like 2020, it is more important than ever to hold those you love close and not take anything for granted. With so many who have lost loved ones this year or who have been apart from those they love, it’s been an incredibly trying time.

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Posted on 9/23/2020

FIRESIDE GHOST STORIES

FIRESIDE GHOST STORIES Blog Post

I’m supposed to write to you about telling ghost stories around the campfire, but the truth is this writer is a big ‘ol scaredy cat and just researching good ghost stories is enough to have the hair on the back of my neck stand up! Why do we like telling ghost stories? Do we like to be scared or do we prefer to do the scaring and see someone else’s reaction? Is it the thrill of the story? The adrenaline rush when your brain is thinking is this a fight or flight situation? I mean, we know it’s no

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