Downtown Ellijay News

Things To Do in Blue Ridge: Outdoors Festivals

March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Find out the latest and greatest in outdoor recreation products at the Georgia Great Outdoors Festival in Ellijay, Georgia.

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2012 Easter Egg Hunt

March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bring the kids to Chick-fil-A in Ellijay, Georgia for an Easter Egg Hunt and fun Easter activities.

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Comedy Cabin comes to Ellijay!

March 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Don’t miss the opening of the Comedy Cabin and events venue in East Ellijay, Georgia on March 16, 2012 with a dinner and show.

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Featured Businesses

Mountain Treasures

Mountain Treasures is unique with rustic furnishings, ladies apparel, Kavu, Holly Jones’ art, jewelry, and candles. Enjoy your time here while you taste locally made wine right in the store while you shop. Find us on Facebook

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The Loving Bull

The Loving Bull is a must-see store for the ladies. Being of the top 10 vintage stores in Ellijay, Ga it lives up to its name by providing clothing, jewelry, and much more. Find us on Facebook

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Cartecay Bike Shop

Cartecay Bike Shop is your place to go for all things cycling. They are a full-service bicycle shop in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains and are bordered by the vast Cohutta Wilderness. They offer you’re a full spectrum cycling experience from bikes, parts, repairs, and anything else you will need.

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Cartecay River Trading Company

Cartecay River Trading Company is a great place to shop for authentic items from Ellijay.  The store is located in the foothills of Appalachia Mountains near the Cartecay River. Tee shirts, collectibles, and folk art are just a few of the items you will find. It is the only place in Ellijay where you can find “LIJ”…

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Tucked away in the mountains of north Georgia is the little town of Ellijay.

Ellijay – The Diamond in the Rough

Ellijay comes from the Cherokee language and means “new ground”.   That is fitting today because Ellijay may not be well known to folks wanting to explore the mountains of North Georgia.   The downtown area is becoming discovered by more and more people wanting to experience the small town atmosphere.   Downtown Ellijay can take you back to a time when things were slower and at the same time offer exciting experiences for everyone in the family.

The Downtown Experience

Downtown Ellijay is just minutes from everything you want to do.   Shopping, dining, the arts, and nightlife are just a few of the reasons to experience what a small vibrant town can offer.   The purpose of this website is to inform and guide you through all the things that Ellijay has to offer.

Geography

Ellijay is located pretty much in the middle of Gilmer County and is the Capital. The Ellijay and Cartecay rivers come together to form the beautiful Coosawattee River. There are many parks that cater to young and old. Of course, the scenic mountains and all the activities that go with them are right at your finger tips.

Visit • Experience • Play • Stay

We invite you to explore all that Ellijay and its downtown area has to offer.   There are many choices when it comes to staying for a long weekend, a vacation, second home,   Who knows you may even decide to live here. Please look around at all Ellijay has to offer and WE WILL SEE YOU SOON

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