Winter Wine Highway This Weekend 12/2-12/4

Stay with us this weekend and attend the 2011 Winter Wine Highway Event which will be held this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday December 2, 3 & 4th of 2011.

This year will feature a “Barrel Tasting” at each of the 10 participating wineries, which include Blackstock Vineyards, Cartecay Vineyards, Cavender Creek Vineyards, Crane Creek Vineyards, Frogtown Cellars, Habersham Winery, Sautee Nacoochee Vineyards, Tiger Mountain Vineyards, Wolf Mountain Vineyards and Yonah Mountain Vineyards.

The cost is $25.00 per person which includes a Barrel tastings at each winery and a souvenir wine glass.
Purchase your “Passport Port to Barrel Tasting” at any of the participating wineries any day you begin your tour.

Friday December 2nd, 2:00PM- 5:00PM
Saturday December 3rd, 11:00AM- 5:00 PM
Sunday December 4th, 12:30PM- 5:00PM

A Tuna Christmas Playing at the Holly Theater 12/2-18

December 2,3,4,9,10,11, 16, 17, and 18Friday and Saturday at 8pm, Sunday at 2pm
A Tuna Christmas is the second in a series of comedic plays (preceded by Greater Tuna and followed by Red, White and Tuna and Tuna Does Vegas), each set the fictional town of Tuna, Texas, the “third-smallest” town in the state. The trilogy was written by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard.The plays are at once an affectionate comment on small-town, Southern life and attitudes but also a withering satire of same. The plays are notable in that two men play the entire cast of over twenty eccentric characters of both genders and various ages. The first play, Greater Tuna, debuted in 1981 in Austin; A Tuna Christmas debuted in 1989.

To learn more or to purchase tickets, visit online at:

Tickets: $15.00

Dahlonega’s 28th Annual Old Fashioned Christmas Events

Dahlonega’s 28th Annual Old Fashioned Christmas is a month-long celebration set into motion on Friday, November 18, 2011 with the Lighting of the Square. A real home-town parade officially bringing Santa to town occurs on Saturday, December 3rd. Plenty of other festive holiday events continue almost daily throughout December until after New Year’s with caroling, entertainment, wine sampling, live theater Christmas events.

Friday, November 18th Lighting of the Square Friday, November 25th – Saturday Dec 17th

Old Fashioned Christmas Trolley Tour of Downtown Runs: Fridays 7 and 8 pm and Saturdays 6, 7, and 8 pm. Tickets are for sale at the Visitors Center $5 for Adults. Ride is approx. 30 minutes

Saturday & Sunday, November 26th and 27th Visit Santa Downtown Saturday, 1pm-6pm Sunday, 1pm-5pm

Friday, December 2nd- Luminaries and Merchant’s Open House

Saturday, December 3rd- Visit Santa Downtown Saturday, 1pm-4pm, Old Fashioned Christmas Parade Saturday, 4:30pm, Lighting of Tree at Visitors Center Directly following the Parade. Kurt Thomas will have a free concert from 5:30-7:30pm in front of the Visitors Center.