Articles tagged with: wine and wineries


Introducing the "Dahlonega Plateau"

Written by // David Zunker Categories // Trip Ideas, Sip & Dine, Misc

Introducing the

For lovers of wine and wineries, Dahlonega is now at the center of the Dahlonega Plateau American Viticultural Area (AVA) -- thanks to a federal designation that speaks to geography, geology, climate, and the ability of vineyards in this area to grow grapes that produce great wine.



Arts, Wine -- and Jazz Too!

Written by // David Zunker

Arts, Wine -- and Jazz Too!

Just in its third year -- Dahlonega's Arts and Wine Festival (May 19-20) has built a large following and a reputation for quality wines, fine art and an all-around good time.


Springtime in the Mountains

Written by // David Zunker Categories // Trip Ideas

Springtime in the Mountains

It's crossover time -- the vernal equinox -- when days are finally longer than nights in the North Georgia Mountains. That means this is the perfect time to be viewing 50-mile scenic vistas through trees not quite leafed out, and visiting wineries whose vineyard managers are hoping that "bud break" is not too soon.

Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau  |  13 South Park Street  |  Dahlonega, GA 30533  |  (706) 864-3711 or (800) 231-5543.