2017 Fall Fairs and Festivals in Georgia
As summer fades into the fall season, we will celebrate with Fall Fairs & Festivals in Georgia!
Our comprehensive list of Fall Fairs & Festivals in Georgia includes events on and off the beaten path including popular events like the Ga. State Fair in Perry and the Cotton Pickin Fair in Gay, Ga.
Fall brings out dozens of fairs and festivals in Georgia. From the coastal Shrimp and Grits Festival to the north Georgia Apple Festival and all over the peach state food, music, arts and crafts, rides and more will be in full swing.
Labor Day Weekend Sept. 1-4
Pioneer Days Festival: Cartersville, Ga.
Labor Day Weekend Living History Darien, Ga.
Jeep Fest (Aug. 31- Sept 3) Jasper, Ga.
Folklife Festival Juliette, Ga.
Southern Grown Festival Sea Island, Ga.
Decatur Book Festival (1-3) Decatur, Ga.
Mountain Heritage Festival (3rd) Blairsville, Ga.
47th Annual Oktoberfest Helen,Ga. (Weekends in September)
48th Yellow Daisy Festival (7-10) at Stone Mountain
South Ga. BBQ & Outdoor Festival (8-9) Douglas, Ga.
Omega Pepper Festival (8-9) Omega, Ga.
Northwest Ga. Regional Fair (8-16) Calhoun, Ga.
Gold Rush Festival (9th) Villa Rica, Ga.
Hillside Bluegrass Festival (14-16) Cochran, Ga.
Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival (15-17)Augusta, Ga.
Barnesville Buggy Days (15-17)Barnesville, Ga.
Shrimp & Grits Festival (15-17) Jekyll Island, Ga.
Kiwanis Coweta County Fair (Sept. 22- Oct. 1) Newnan, Ga.
Perry Music Festival (16th) Perry, Ga.
Ocmulgee Indian Celebration (16-17) Macon, Ga.
41st Annual Rose Lawn Arts Festival (16-17) Cartersville, Ga.
Fall Festival (22-24) Hoschton, Ga.
49th Great Locomotive Chase Festival (29-1) Adairsville, Ga.
Agri–Fest Country Market (30th) Cleveland, Ga.
Briar Patch Festival (30th) Eatonton, Ga.
Sept 29.-Oct. 8
Georgia State Fair Hampton, Ga.
35th Annual Catface Turpentine Festival (7th)Portal, Ga.
17th Annual Pine LakeFest (7-8) Pine Lake, Ga.
Cotton Pickin Fair (7-8) Gay, Ga.
36th Annual Georgia Marble Festival (7-8) Jasper, Ga.
Chili Cook–Off & Fall Festival (7th) Madison, Ga.
Indian Summer Festival (7-8) Suches, Ga.
42nd Annual Tyrone Founders Day (Oct. 1-9) Tyrone, Ga.
Food & Spirits Festival (4-8) St. Simons, Ga.
Tybee Island Pirate Festival (5-8) Tybee Island, Ga.
Georgia National Fair Perry, Ga.
Cumming Country Fair & Festival Cumming, Ga.
Family Fall Festival at Mistletoe State Park (7th) Appling Ga.
The Real Squeal BBQ & Music Festival (13-14)Lyons, Ga.
Kaolin Festival (13-14) Sandersville, Ga
Greek Festival (13-14) Macon, Ga.
Georgia Mountain Fall Festival (13-21) Hiawassee, Ga.
Fall Festival (14th) Downtown Royston, Ga.
Prater’s Mill Country Fair (14-15)Dalton, Ga.
Georgia Apple Festival (14-15) Elijay, Ga.
43rd Annual Sorghum Festival (14-15) Blairsville, Ga.
Georgia-Carolina State Fair (13-22) Augusta, Ga.
Country Fest (21st) Downtown Cochran, Ga.
Fall Arts & Crafts Festival (21st) Watkinsville, Ga.
Georgia Peanut Festival (21st) Sylvester, Ga.
56th Annual Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair (16-21) Statesboro, Ga.
Dublin Fall Fair (17-21) Dublin, Ga.
Georgia Apple Festival (21-22) Elijay, Ga.
43rd Annual Sorghum Festival (21-22) Blairsville, Ga.
Gold Rush Days (21-22) Dahlonega, Ga. (Voted Top 20 Events in Southeast)
37th Annual Olde Town Fall Festival (21st) Conyers, Ga.
Deep Roots Festival (21st) Milledgeville, Ga.
Brooks County Skillet Festival (21st) Quitman, Ga.
15th Annual Southeastern Cowboy Festival (26-29) Cartersville, Ga.
Owl-O-Ween Hot Air Balloon Festival (27-28) Kennesaw, Ga.
49th Annual Mountain Moonshine Festival (27-29) Dawsonville, Ga.
Green Tomato Festival (28-29) Juliette, Ga.
Chiaha Harvest Fair (28-29) Rome, Ga.
Columbia County Fair (2-12) Grovetown, Ga.
Big Pig Jig (3-4) Vienna, Ga.
Calvary Lions Mule Day (3-4) Calvary, Ga.
Cotton Gin Festival (4th)Bostwick, Ga.
51st Annual Deer Festival (4th) Monticello, Ga.
Million Pines Arts & Crafts Festival (4-5) Soperton, Ga.
Pine Log Arts & Crafts Festival (9-10) Rydal, Ga.
Harmony Jubilee (11-12) Fitzgerald, Ga.
Sportsman Festival (11th) Warrenton, Ga.
Pioneer Harvest Festival (11th) Nicholls, Ga.
Lean-Ox Festival (17-18) Lenox, Ga.
Kingsland Catfish Festival (18th) Kingsland, Ga.
Holiday Celebration and Live Nativity at North Ga. Zoo (Dates TBA) Cleveland, Ga.
Hometown Holiday Christmas Celebrations (2nd) Tifton, Ga.
31st Annual Victorian Christmas Festival (14-15) Thomasville, Ga.
If you did not see your Fall Fairs & Festivals in Georgia listed, please feel free to leave the info in the comments.
More Fall Events in Georgia
Georgia Free Fishing Day Sept. 23
Rocktoberfest (Oct. 7-29) Lookout Mountain, Ga.
Wings Over North Georgia Airshow (Oct. 21-22) Rome, Ga.
Trains & Tracks Expo (Nov.11-12) Summerville, Ga.