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8th Annual Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting and Jingle Market happening on December 4th!

Celebrate Christmas in Downtown Dawsonville on a new night... Friday, December 4, 2020 with a Night Parade, Tree Lighting, Jingle Market and free festivities!

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Mountains, Moonshine & Motorsports

Explore Northeast Georgia Dawson County is the perfect place to create your own extraordinary adventure. Dawsonville is a mountain community steeped in Appalachian lore and blessed with stunning natural beauty.

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Georgia's Tallest Waterfall

Amicalola Falls State Park

The park is named after its most treasured feature, Amicalola Falls – a magnificent 729-foot waterfall that’s the third-highest cascading waterfall east of the Mississippi River. In the thick of the spectacular terrain, stands Amicalola Falls Lodge – a beacon of comfort, rejuvenation, and true Georgia adventure.

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Stockcar Birthplace

Meet Racing's Greatest Legends

The official home of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, the Museum recognizes prominent members of Georgia's racing heritage; "Saturday Night Races" introductory theater recalls vintage drive-in; Hall of Fame offers racing sensory experience.

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140 Designer & Name-Brand Stores

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Moonshine Capital

Taste The Spirit of the South

"The home of Bill Elliott Spirits"...You can’t talk racing in Dawsonville without also talking moonshine. Where else would you find a legal distillery under the same roof as City Hall and the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame? Only in Dawsonville! Tour the Dawsonville Moonshine Distillery to see how this “white lightning” is made, and if you’re of legal age, have a taste of this premium craft spirit.

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