April 13-14, 2018

Union County Fine Arts Center

926 Panther Overlook

Blairsville, GA 30512

We have a terrific line-up of featured tellers, including:

Regi Carpenter

Lyn Ford

Michael Reno Harrell

Andy Offutt Irwin

Rev. Robert Jones, Sr.


Tickets are FREE for all students 18 and under, discounted for seniors, discounted for college students, and available at low prices for all others. See Eventbrite for more details and to reserve your tickets today.

 Festival Schedule

Click here for a draft of the 2018 festival schedule.


For those of you looking to stay overnight or for the full weekend, we have some lodging options to recommend:

1. The Ridges Resort on Lake Chatuge (15 minutes from the festival venue) has reserved a block of rooms for festival-goers at $99 per night plus taxes and fees. Reservations will be accepted based upon availability up until March 12th. To reserve a room, call 706-896-2262 and identify yourself as coming for the Georgia Mountain Storytelling Festival. 

2. The Seasons Inn in Blairsville (5 minutes from the festival venue) offers a regular low rate of $60 per night plus taxes and fees. For reservations, please call 706-745-1631 or 800-901-4422 Monday-Saturday 8AM-10PM.

We will post other lodging options and deals as they are confirmed.

Additional information

Stay tuned for additional information, including directions, parking information, and updates to the festival schedule and lodging options.