March down the aisle in Blairsville!
March down the aisle in Blairsville!
Brides-Ville, or Blairsville? We can’t really tell! Cue the bells, sparklers, and champagne flutes – wedding season is here!
Weddings are extra special in Blairsville-Union County. The mountains make for the perfect backdrop to one of the most memorable days of your life. Enjoy exquisite venues, excellent resources, and the charm of the Blue Ridge Mountains as you plan to say, “I do” to your forever someone.
Amongst the venues and resources for weddings, parks with incredible views, local eateries, and more – planning your trip to Blairsville is easy, accommodatable, and should be on the top of your list. Relax or come dance the night away at an unforgettable wedding reception with lifelong friends and family, enjoying everything Blairsville-Union County has to offer.
Blairsville-Union has more than a few of the most picturesque wedding venues in Georgia. From luxurious excellence to modern rustic, Blairsville has much to offer. Here, weddings are made easy when the lodging is both elegant, comfortable, and able to accommodate all.
Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa, known for “redefining the typical mountain getaway,” offers a tranquil escape nestled among the North Georgia Mountains. Guests can relax, reflect, and unwind in the luxurious accommodations, with stellar amenities and exceptional dining. Add in their plethora of activities such as championship golf, equine stables, and a full-service spa – the award-winning Equani Spa – and you’ve come across the perfect venue to accommodate you and your guests on your special day. With the elegant presence that Brasstown holds, and the breathtaking views, this location is perfect for that cherished first-look photo. For more information on Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa, click here.
If your dream is a more traditional venue with some added modern flair, Conley Creek Events has both a small wedding chapel and a venue barn. Enotah Valley, described as a “hidden treasure,” features 23 acres of scenic land surrounded by the National Forest. The view is a must-see and a perfect addition to your Pinterest-inspired vision board. These are only a handful of the jaw-dropping venues that Blairsville-Union has to offer. Find other wedding venues, and information here.
Regardless of whether you’re searching for a secluded, private cabin, an everyday stay at a hotel, or a more aristocratic atmosphere at a resort for a wedding or a romantic getaway, there is something available for everyone. With several lodging properties offering discounts throughout March, and many wedding venue packages available, there is a lot to take advantage of. Click here to find out further information on the lodging in Blairsville-Union.
Recreation and Waterfalls
As Vincent Van Gough once stated, “If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.”
Here in Blairsville-Union, you will not need to look far to find the beauty in location. Blairsville-Union is home to many parks, trails, and other recreational spots that are ideal locations for engagement photos, wedding photos, and more. Yet the three gorgeous, thundering waterfalls – Helton Creek Falls, Trahlyta Falls, and DeSoto Falls – located just outside of Blairsville – really take the cake.
Helton Creek Falls Trail has an easy, 0.2-mile hike. This lower fall drops over a 30” ledge, tumbling to a pool below. The second upper falls are tall, full falls, that drop at least 60 feet – it’s an unbelievable view. Strap on your hiking boots, pack your camelback, and set out for an afternoon adventure – and grab your photographer and find the perfect backdrop to make your wedding album the talk of your friend group. Ensure to stay on the trail and observation deck, as there can be changes in terrain along this short walk. Information on Helton Creek Falls Trail can be found here.
Trahlyta Falls waterfall can be found at Vogel State Park, spilling from the park’s Trahlyta Lake. This stepping-stone waterfall falls 40 feet. The trail to reach the falls is a one-mile loop, offering a plethora of photo opportunities. It can be a little steep, but it’s short, and well worth the effort. For information on Trahlyta Falls, click here.
DeSoto Falls, named after the Spanish explorer Hernando De Soto, has two levels. The upper, and most scenic falls, drop 80 feet, while the lower falls cascade around 20 feet. Located in rugged mountains, with impeccable views, elevations in this 650-acre area vary between 2,000 and 3,400 feet. This location, with your family surrounding you, makes for unforgettable memories. More on DeSoto Falls can be found here.
Providing parking, easy access to viewing, and just a short hike or walk to view the falls, these destinations offer an enjoyable, unforgettable day out with family or friends – and the perfect location to spend some time to yourself to unplug and recharge in a calming, quiet environment. Click here to find information about waterfalls, trails, parks, and other recreational options offered in Blairsville-Union.
Eateries, Shopping, and Events
As you access your vision boards for weddings, vacations, and more, slow down and take in all the amazing cuisine options available – including catering for that special day.
As featured in “The Knot,” Amazing Grace Catering & Events has been voted one of the 10 Best Blairsville, GA Catering companies – and they aim to please. Bringing uniqueness and elegance your event and celebration, this company – doing what they do best, with more than 40 years of experience – strives to customize your vision and bring it to life for an unforgettable experience.
No matter where your itinerary takes you, Blairsville-Union has generous options for local eateries, wineries, and boutiques that are sure to make your day enjoyable. For further information on eatery options, and locations, please click here.
Blairsville and Union County is famous for our unforgettable North Georgia Mountains scenery. March into the warmer weather – and maybe even down the aisle – or simply enjoy some time unplugged on your next Blairsville-Union County vacation. With multiple deals and discounts on venues and lodging throughout March, you do not want to miss out!