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55th Annual Mountain Laurel Festival

If you love small-town events, pack up the family and head to downtown Clarkesville on Saturday, May 20th for the 55th annual Mountain Laurel Festival. The annual arts and crafts jubilee - the oldest running festival of its type in Georgia - will commence Saturday morning, May 20th at 10 am and conclude at 5pm. Plans for the 2017 daytime event include: • Clarkesville Lions Club always-popular parade • Fine art and craft vendors located in and around the Square • An outdoor food court • Expanded children’s activities; including rock climbing walls, hamster wheels and inflatables • The Historic Mauldin House, Millinery Shop and Big Holly Cabin will be open for guided tours • Clarkesville “History in Photographs” Photo Exhibit; Mauldin House • Live entertainment acts throughout the day on the square • Afternoon Duck Race in Soque River (sponsored by Volunteers for Literacy) The festival is a time to celebrate Clarkesville’s heritage and to extend its long tradition of hospitality. You are invited to join us at our community’s most beloved tradition - the Mountain Laurel Festival!

Date & Time

May 20, 2017

10:00AM - 5:00PM

More Info

Event Website


Free Admission

Ages 10+


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