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9 Jun 2019
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Holidays in the Mountains

With Independence Day just around the corner, it’s time to plan your a trip to Blue Ridge for a luxurious cabin rental stay nestled in the North Georgia Mountains. July is the perfect month to visit these vibrant mountains. The 4th of July is often one of the busiest traveling days of the year, and for good reason! There is no shortage of things to do in Ellijay, Georgia.

Below are a list of events you can expect to enjoy during your visit:

July 5th – Fireworks in Downtown McCaysville

Located 10-15 minutes from downtown Blue Ridge, downtown McCaysville offers the optimal location for a chance to see the spectacular fireworks display to celebrate July 4th. The fireworks display will stary half an hour past sunset around 9:30pm. Although the fireworks will be set off in McCaysville, the show can be seen from almost all areas of town.

Join us before the fireworks show for pre-fireworks activities starting at 6pm in downtown McCaysville. Shops and restaurants will be open late, live music and entertainment by The Chuck Nation Band, a bluegrass/acoustic music band based in North Georgia, will be provided free of charge. Restaurants will be open late that night so come hungry!

July 5th – Firecracker Special Train Ride

Take time to enjoy fireworks while riding the Firecracker Special to McCaysville! On the train you won’t need to worry about fighting the crowds, traffic or deciding where to park! Hop aboard the train and get ready to experience the firework display in a whole new light!

July 4th – Fourth of July Day Parade

The Fourth of July Day Parade will be held on July 4th this year in downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia. Bring your family and friends over to watch the parade at 10am! Fireworks will also be displayed at Lake Blue Ridge Marina at dusk the same day.

July 6th – Fireworks at Lake Blue Ridge

Save the date for this spectacular display of fireworks! The fireworks will start right at dark and will be held on Saturday – July 6th in celebration of independence day! You can view the fireworks from the top of the Dam and at Morganton Point Recreation Area.

It is never too early to book your July 4th vacation getaway! Cabins book very quickly so be sure to reserve yours before it’s too late! If you need a place to stay, cabin rentals are very limited at this time, please call 888-875-5669 to reserve your North Georgia Cabin Rentals today!