Ball Ground

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Farms & Gardens

Ball Ground Botanical Gardens
Description

Enjoy this beautiful three-quarter acre garden on the grounds of City Hall featuring labeled sections of flowers, plants, trees and shrubs including a Native Garden, Daylily Walk, Children's Garden, Bog Garden, Japanese Garden and Butterfly Garden that is on the Rosalynn Carter Butterfly Trail. Hundreds of plants bloom from spring until fall including must-see roses, hydrangeas and azaleas.

Phone
770.735.2123
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Address
215 Valley Street
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Ball Ground Summer Farmers’ Market
Description

Saturdays, 9am – 1pm, June - September 10, 2022.

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Address
Ball Ground Amphitheater Park
275 Gilmer Ferry Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Gibbs Gardens
Description

Visitors will experience “the harmony of nature” as they stroll through 16 world-class gardens. The seamless integration of nature and artistic design provides a breathtaking canvas for four feature gardens including the nation’s largest Japanese Garden, over 20 million daffodils in the spring and 140 varieties of water lilies from spring to fall. Enjoy concerts, special events, a cafe and gift store in a pristine setting with 24 ponds, 32 bridge crossings, 19 waterfalls, natural springs and artistically designed gardens. Open March-Mid December.

Phone
770.893.1881
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Address
1987 Gibbs Drive
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Lazy D Farm
Description

Jacob sheep; Rigid Heddle weaving, spinning and felting classes; plus special events and workshops. Call to book appointment.

Phone
770.479.2300/770-757-7990
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Address
848 Bishop Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Ball Ground Mid Month Farmers’ Market
Description

Wednesdays, 6pm - 8pm, Beginning September 14, 2022

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Address
Rock Solid Brewing
345 GILMER FERRY ROAD, BALL GROUND
Ball Ground, GA 30107

Entertainment & Movies

Cherokee Office of Economic Development
Description

Cherokee County is the backdrop to an increasing number of films and television shows. Get the “Filmed in Cherokee” Mobile App that takes users on a behind-the-scenes tour of fan-favorite film locations. Visit website for more information.

Phone
770.345.0600
Address
One Innovation Way
Woodstock, GA 30188
Ball Ground City Park
Description

Adjacent to the railway in downtown, this wooded park features an entertainment venue for concerts and special events. Also available for lease for outdoor weddings and private events.

Phone
770.735.2123
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Address
250 Civic Drive
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Feathers Edge Vineyards
Description

Enjoy locally sourced wines in the tasting room and live entertainment on Saturday and Sunday. Visitors can also shop for fine crafts at the Wildcat on a Wing art gallery.

Winery, Tasting Room
Live Music, Closed Monday and Tuesday

Phone
770.735.6923
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Address
10061 Ball Ground Highway
Ball Ground, GA 30107

History, Heritage & Arts

A.W. Roberts House
Description

An example of the changing architecture in the South from the mid 19th to early 20th centuries, the original portion of this private home dates back to 1855. On the National Register of Historic Properties.

Website
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Address
150 A.W. Roberts Drive
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Art of Living Ministries
Description

Multi-faceted arts ministry with classes, camps and gallery. Venue also available for retreats and special events.

Phone
770.479.6961
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Address
1600 Howell Bridge Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Battle of Taliwa
Description

Marker noting the site of this major mid-1700’s Cherokee-Creek Indian battle is located downtown.

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Address
On GA 372 at the railroad tracks
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Trail of Tears Marker
Description

In May and June 1938, after being forced out of their homes at gunpoint by State and Federal armies, Cherokee Indians were marched under military guard along what is now Yellow Creek Road and Old Federal Road to internment camps in Tennessee.

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Address
3-mile marked section
Ball Ground, GA 30107

Cherokee County, GA

Cherokee County
Chamber of Commerce

3605 Marietta Highway
Canton, GA 30114

770.345.0400

info@cherokeechamber.com

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