2018 Fire and Ice Chili Cook-off

2019 Is Now In The History Books! Weather was perfect, chili was great, ice sculptures better than ever and music was wonderful.  Good time was had by all!   Mark your calendar for next year, our big 10th Annual Fire and Ice February 15, 2020.   Chili Winners Peoples Choice Winner:  Black Sheep Restaurant Civic Group…

Bear Claw Vineyards

Bear Claw Vineyards is located in Blue Ridge, Georgia.  Blue Ridge is known for its breathtaking mountain views, pristine bubbling springs, scenic hikes, and amazing fishing and wild life. It is the perfect place to slow down, relax, and reconnect with yourself and those you love.  After living in busy suburbs outside of Atlanta, our owners, Kevin…

Blue Ridge Bird Seed Company

The Blue Ridge Bird Seed Company has been a local business and hang-out for birders in Blue Ridge for the past 15 years. The current owners, a father-daughter duo, Lou and Jaime Davis, purchased the store May 1, 2017, from the original owners, Tom “The Birdman” and Sonja Striker. Having lived in Atlanta for the…

Chili Contest

Chili Contest   Chili Judging The first four categories will be judged by our esteemed panel of Judges. Each chili will be rated individually on 5 attributes: aroma, color, taste, texture and aftertaste. Judges will give each attribute a score of 1 to 10. There are a total of 250 points possible per contestant. Individual…

Entertainment

EntertainmentRick Byers Band Rick Byers has been entertaining Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, North Carolina, Florida for over 10 years now. Rick has performed country, southern rock, blue grass and Americana at many prestigious venues such as Mad Life Studios and Charities like The Belle Meade Plantation-Nashville TN. Also Cobb and Paulding Rodeos and the Georgia State…

Fire and Ice Chili Cook-off

  10th Annual Fire & Ice Chili Cook-Off Coming February 15, 2020 Noon to 5 pm In and around the park, downtown Blue Ridge     The Blue Ridge Business Association is proud to announce that the Fannin Chamber of Commerce is a co-op partner with this event.    Cook-Off will happen come rain, snow…

Food Vendor

Food VendorsInformation and Registration PDF’s General Rules and Regulations Chili Contestant Registration Ice Sculpture Registration Food Vendor Registration Sponsorship Information Participating Food Vendors – Coming Soon If you would like to become a food vendor please complete the application above and send to us and pay your vendor fee through PayPal below. Food Vendor Space…

Ice Sculptures

Ice Sculptures An amazing display of individual and unique ice sculptures from the award winning, National Ice Carving Champion “Rock on Ice” including several ice carving demonstrations, in the park, during the entire event.  If you have additional questions please contact Cory Bryant. Information and Registration PDF’s General Rules and Regulations Chili Contestant Registration Ice…

Light Up Blue Ridge

  Light Up Blue Ridge is always the Saturday after Thanksgiving   Blue Friday is November 23, 2018 Light Up is November 24, 2018   The GREAT TREE is back! It is 27 foot tall, a sight that will WOW children and adults alike. Friday is BLUE Friday, when all merchants will be offering discounts…

Mercier Orchards

Mercier Orchards, a family owned and operated apple orchard now in its 4th generation with some 300 acres and over 100,000 fruit trees is proudly celebrating its 75th Anniversary this year. Mercier’s has a proud past and a very promising future. Started back in 1943 by Bill & Adele, Mercier’s is truly a family affair. Tim…