Rainy Day Things to Do
near Ellijay Georgia
and Blue Ridge Ga

Ellijay Paint your own Pottery at Whistle Tree -Take home a really personalized souvenir or make a great gift. Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11-6, Sunday 12-5 Located on the Ellijay Square at 10 North Main Street Ellijay, Georgia 30540 706-698-1223 WhistleTreePottery.com
Ellijay Bowling - the Alley Bowling Alley 449 Industrial Blvd. Ste. 175 Ellijay, GA Tel 706-276-3130. Cosmic Bowling on Fri and Sat. nights Family Bowling Center with 12 lanes, arcade, Pool tables and concessions incl. pizza.
Ellijay East Towne Twin Cinema - showings at 7 and 9 pm 7 nights a week. Located at 941 Maddox Dr, East Ellijay. Adults $5, Children $3.50. 706-635-5700.

Blue Ridge
Blue Ridge Scenic Railway - take a ride in an historic train car from April - Dec. Ticket prices range from $15 to $33. Located on Main Street in downtown Blue Ridge 706-632-9833. Special Holiday rides are held during Octocer and December.
Blue Ridge Critter Creations - a fun place where kids can make their own stuffed animal. They pick their own animal, stuff it, dress it and give it a name with a birth certificate and a cool box. 662 East Main St. Blue Ridge, GA 706-632-8944 (Inside "Twigs to Furniture") www.crittercreations.net
Blue Ridge Bowling - Fannin Lanes 4115 East 1st Street Blue Ridge 706-632-2064.
Cleveland Cabbage Patch Hospital - Babyland General Hospital is open to the public and offers free tours. See where the Cabbage Patch Kids are born. Located at 73 Underwood St. Cleveland, GA 30528. For more information or hours, call 706-865-2171 or visit www.CabbagePatchKids.com
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Blue Ridge Community Theater in downtown Blue Ridge Georgia
706-632-9223 www.BlueRidgeCommunityTheater.com
Ballground Wild Cat on a Wing - OK, so this is actually a gallery / shop, but it is so much fun to browse, it might as well be a destination. Located off 515 just south of Jasper at 9975 Ball Ground Hwy. BallGround, GA 30107. For more information, call 770-735-6923.
Dawsonville Bowen Center for the Arts - Promoting and cultivating an appreciation for the arts and artistic spirit. Performing and visual arts, fine art classes, and cultural history exhibits. 706-216-2787 www.DawsonArts.org
Sautee Nacoochee Folk Pottery Museum - just one of a handful of museums in the world to focus exclusively on folk pottery. Interact with exhibits that trace 200 years of our folk pottery in the region. $ 5 adults, $ 2 children under 18 and $ 4 seniors over 55. 283 Georgia Hwy. 255 N. For more info, call 706-878-3300 or visit FolkPotteryMuseum.com
Ellijay Indoor Firing Range - features 7 climate controlled shooting positions with distances from 10 feet up to 25 yards with electric target retrieval systems. 123 Maddox Circle Ellijay, GA 30540 706-635-5686 www.richmountaintraders.com

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