Seasonal Activities
Located in Blue Ridge

Things to do in Blue Ridge
Annual Blue Ridge Festivals


New Year's Wine Train - New Year's Eve
Blue Ridge Depot 
Celebrate New Year's Eve with a festive ride on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. 
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway website. 



Fire and Ice Chili Cookoff - President's Day Weekend
Downtown Blue Ridge 
Combine a chili cookoff with ice sculptures and you have an unlikely combination for the 7th Annual Fire and Ice Cookoff in Downtown Blue Ridge. Sponsored by the Blue Ridge Business Association. 


Annual Blue Ridge Writers Conference - Early April
Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association Art Center 
A literary tradition and unique cultural asset enjoyed by our many writers and aspiring writers each Spring as they gather in Blue Ridge to learn more about their special craft. 
Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association

Troutfest and Outdoor Adventures - Last Weekend in April
Great exhibits by outdoor organizations and businesses, education on trout fishing, entertainment, food trucks and more in downtown Blue Ridge City Park.  www.blueridgetroutfest.com


Spring Arts in the Park - Memorial Day Weekend
Downtown Blue Ridge City Park 
Features over 200 juried art, craft and food booths. The best in mountain crafts and fine art, artists demonstrations, music and dance. Recognized as one of the Top 20 Events by the Southeastern Tourism Society. Call (706) 632-2144 for more information. 
Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association ...