Events & Venues

Looking for something fun to do in Cherokee County or a venue for your special occasion? Look no further! Cherokee County hosts an array of fun entertainment options throughout the year and has unique event facilities with scenic vistas that are sure to please!

Annual Events

Ball Ground

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Fireworks and fun at Calvin Farmer Park held the last Saturday in June.

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Parade featuring special characters and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus! Benefitting Toys for Tots and held the 1st Friday in December.

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Gilmer Ferry Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107
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Outdoor concerts and movies at Downtown City Park. Select Saturdays

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Children’s activities, food vendors, and family friendly movie at Ball Ground City Park held the Friday prior to Halloween.

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Special entertainment and activities throughout peak blooming season.

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770.893.1880
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Address:
1987 Gibbs Drive
Ball Ground, GA 30107

Canton

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Parade, entertainment and fireworks at RiverStone Shopping Plaza.

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Two-day event with wine tasting and shopping stops throughout Historic Downtown Canton.

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Beer & wine tastings, local artists, live entertainment and shopping in Historic Downtown Canton.

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Parade with Santa and more in Historic Downtown Canton held 1st Saturday in December.

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Fine arts, music, food, youth art exhibit and more. Presented by the Cherokee County Arts Council and held the 3rd weekend in May in Downtown Canton.

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Held on the first Friday of each month (April - October), the Historic Downtown Canton block party features, car shows, live music, food and more!

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770.704.1548
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An annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Downtown Canton, Friday after Thanksgiving. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society.

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Home-made chili, live music and corn hole held downtown with Veterans Day Parade.

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Live entertainment at Etowah River Park. 3rd Saturday May – October.

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Carnival rides, livestock exhibitions, entertainment and more. Held in September at the Canton Fairgrounds.

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International film festival at the Canton Theatre. Second weekend in September.

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Live music and dance celebrating Black History Month held at the Cherokee Arts Center the first weekend in February

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Two-mile drive thru light show featuring light tunnels, amazing animated Christmas displays and over 1 million lights that benefits local charities.

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Food and fun watching the Kentucky Debry in May. Proceeds benefit the Cherokee County Historical Society.

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Experience Native American entertainment, arts and crafts, music and food. Mother’s Day weekend at Boling Park in Canton.

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770.735.6275
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Boling Park
1200 Marietta Hwy
Canton, GA 30114
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Annual arts & crafts festival with over 130 exhibitors, entertainment and more. Held the last weekend in September at Etowah River Park in Canton.

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2-day event with live entertainment, food and fun at the Etowah River Park in November

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Held at Etowah River Park with food and live music.

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Holly Springs

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Games, food trucks, arts & crafts, entertainment and more at Barrett Park held the 1st Saturday in October.

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Festive parade in downtown Holly Springs the 1st Saturday in December.

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Pictures with the Easter Bunny, petting zoo, playground fun and more at Barrett Park.

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Tree lighting, light refreshments and more at the Historic Train Depot the 1st Friday in December.

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Waleska

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Official kick-off to the holiday season in Downtown Waleska held the 2nd Friday in December.

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Woodstock

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Walk-through LED lights display, pictures with Santa, food, shopping and more! Held throughout December at Hobgood Park in Woodstock.

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Address:
6688 Bells Ferry Road
Woodstock, GA 30189
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20+ restaurants and eateries sampling their favorite dishes hoping for your vote.

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Bluegrass entertainment, bacon food festival, contests and craftsman alley at the Northside Hospital - Cherokee Amphitheater held 3rd Saturday in May.

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Free concerts from noon - 1pm on Thursdays in September.

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Free concert series held May through September at the Northside Hospital - Cherokee Amphitheater.

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5k road race, parade, food and game booths and fireworks held on the 4th of July.

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Moonwalks, apple bobbing, face painting, candy give-away and more at Woodstock City Park on October 31st.

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Parade, carolers, Santa, tree lighting and presentation of the Woodstock Citizen of the Year Award held the 1st Saturday in December.

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Hundreds of decorated scarecrows lining Main Street during October.

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Wedding & Event Venues

Ball Ground

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A 6,000 square foot community building is available for rent, and is surrounded by free use areas consisting of a ball field, tennis courts and a basketball court.  The Community Center complex adjoins Calvin Farmer Park.

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770.735.2123
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Ball Ground, GA 30107
Cagle’s Family Farm at Conns Creek
Phone:
770.354.7413
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Address:
5267 Conns Creek Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Ball Ground City Park
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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.

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770.735.2123
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Address:
250 Civic Drive
Ball Ground, GA 30107
Feathers Edge Vineyards
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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
Hawks Ridge Golf Club
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*A member sponsor is required.

Phone:
770.205.6889
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Address:
1100 Hawks Club Drive
Ball Ground, GA 30107
The Corner District
Phone:
770.862.3537
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Address:
310 Gilmer Ferry Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107
The Greystone Estate, Inc.
Phone:
770.735.3777
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Address:
200 Greystone Estate
Ball Ground, GA 30107
The Wheeler House
Phone:
770.402.1686
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Address:
510 Gilmer Ferry Road
Ball Ground, GA 30107

Canton

Big Door Vineyards
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Conveniently located off I-75 in northwest Cherokee County near Canton, Big Door Vineyards is a beautiful farm winery that offers wine tastings, classes, special events, live music and more. With an upscale tasting room, spacious verandah, covered pavilion plus outdoor oasis and waterfall, it is the perfect setting for weddings, corporate outings and special celebrations.

Vineyard & Tasting Room
Live Music, Spirits

Phone:
678.735.5244
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Address:
125 Clearwater Trail
White, GA 30184
BridgeMill Athletic & Golf Club
Phone:
770.345.5500, Ext. 4
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Address:
1190 Bridge Mill Avenue
Canton, GA 30114
Cherokee Arts Center
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All aspects of art in one location in downtown Canton. Enjoy the gallery celebrating local and regional artists, live performances, and an array of classes for all ages.

Phone:
770.704.6244
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Address:
94 North Street
Canton, GA 30114
Events on Main
Phone:
770.630.4035
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Address:
145 W. Main St. Ste. 100
Canton, GA 30114
Fairways of Canton
Phone:
770.720.1808
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Address:
400 Laurel Canyon Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
Fendley Farmstead, LLC
Phone:
404.408.5561
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Address:
1287 Sardis Road
Canton, GA 30114
Frosty Frog Creamery & Cafe
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770.704.9333
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Address:
6205 Hickory Flat Highway
Canton, GA 30114
Historic Canton Theatre
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Reflecting the Art Deco style of the 1930s, the historic downtown theatre provides live performances from local and traveling productions as well as musicians, comedians and film screening events.

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770.704.0755
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Address:
171 East Main Street
Canton, GA 30114
Historic Rock Barn
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Restored rock barn, once home to world-class race horses, is maintained by the Cherokee County Historical Society and is available for private events. On the National Register of Historic Places

Phone:
770-802-9557
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Address:
658 Marietta Highway
Canton, GA 30114
Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center at the Bluff’s
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770.721.7800
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Address:
1130 Bluff's Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
Pleasant Union Farm
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Wedding venue with Summer Dinner nights, fresh produce and summer camp.

Phone:
404.277.7685
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Address:
1994 Pleasant Union Road,
Canton, GA 30114
Raisin’s Ranch
Phone:
770.617.1521
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Address:
17955 Birmingham Highway
Milton, GA 30004
Suite Six Venue
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Address:
147 Reinhardt College Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
The Barn on Birmingham
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770.617.1521
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Address:
17955 Birmingham Highway
Milton, GA 30004
The Mill on Etowah
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An adaptive re-use development in a century-old textile mill on the Etowah River with brewery, speciality shops, restaurants, outfitter, special events and more.

Phone:
678.762.9950
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Address:
225 Reformation Pkwy
Canton, GA 30114
The Oak House
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The Listening Room at The Oak House features live local entertainment in a casual setting. Venue is also available for private parties.

Phone:
678.653.6625
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Address:
151 East Marietta Street
Canton, GA 30114
Three Birches
Phone:
770.446.5588
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Address:
3041 Lower Birmingham Road
Canton, GA 30115
Timbers on Etowah
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4,000 sq. ft of Main Wedding & Event Space for up to 250 Guests

Phone:
678-493-8920
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Address:
225 Reformation Parkway, Suite 202
Canton, GA 30114
West Milford Farm
Phone:
404.427.1136
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Address:
7938 Ball Ground Road
Cumming, GA 30028
Woodmont Golf and Country Club
Phone:
770.345.9260
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Address:
3105 Gaddis Road
Canton, GA 30115
YMCA (G. Cecil Pruett Community Center Family YMCA)
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Full-service facility in Canton with wellness center, indoor pool, outdoor family leisure pool, gymnasium, game room, indoor walking track, playground, and group exercise classes. Facility rentals are also available.

Phone:
770.345.9622
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151 Waleska Street
Canton, GA 30114

Holly Springs

Old Train Depot
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Once the hub of commerce for Holly Springs in the early 1900′s, now the renovated station serves as a community meeting and special events facility.

Phone:
770.345.5536
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Address:
164 Hickory Road
Holly Springs, GA 30115

Waleska

Garland Mountain Sporting Clays
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A golf cart driven shotgun experience featuring two courses each with 14 varying target stations. No experience necessary and shotguns are available to rent. Enjoy the Lodge for a bite to eat or relax on the deck with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Perfect for groups, corporate outings and special events. Open year-round.

Phone:
770.345.0303
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Address:
2618 Garland Mountain Trail
Waleska, GA 30183
Lake Arrowhead Yacht & Country Club
Phone:
770.721.7900
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Address:
486 Arrowridge Drive
Waleska, GA 30183
LeWallen Farms
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400-acre farm with cows, chickens, pigs, lambs plus fresh produce market. Cuts available in packages of all sizes.

Phone:
770.547.8088
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Address:
205 Sawyer Farm Road
Waleska, GA 30183
Reinhardt University
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Phone:
770.720.5600
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Address:
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183

Woodstock

Chambers at City Center
Phone:
770. 517.6788
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Address:
8534 Main Street
Woodstock, GA 30188
Cherokee Recreation & Parks Recreation Center
Phone:
770.924.7768
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Address:
7545 Main Street Building 200
Woodstock, GA 30188
Rocky’s Lake Estate
Phone:
770.926.7945
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Address:
2700 Cox Road
Woodstock, GA 30188
Rustix Manor
Phone:
404.561.1166
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Address:
503 South Holly Springs Road
Woodstock, GA 30188
Towne Lake Hills Golf Club
Phone:
770.592.9969
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Address:
1003 Towne Lake Hills East
Woodstock, GA 30189
Ventura’s Event Hall
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Phone:
404.604.4187
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Address:
504 Arnold Mill Road
Woodstock, GA 30188
Venue 92
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Phone:
678.744.5560
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Address:
12015 Highway 92
Woodstock, GA 301188
YANMAR Evo Center
Phone:
770.877.7800
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Address:
5889 Old Alabama Rd
Acworth, GA 30102
YMCA (Cherokee Outdoor Family YMCA – Woodstock)
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Located on the shores of Lake Allatoona with pavilions, playground, large dining hall, outdoor pool and sports fields plus year-round youth camps and programs. Perfect for outdoor retreats, weddings, and special events.

Phone:
770.345.9622
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Address:
201 E. Bells Ferry Road
Woodstock, GA 30189

Cherokee County, GA

Cherokee County
Chamber of Commerce

3605 Marietta Highway
Canton, GA 30114

770.345.0400

info@cherokeechamber.com

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