Events

Here's what's happening during Bear on the Square:

Open Mic

Open Mic at Bear Festival

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 3:30pm

Don’t miss your chance to perform at Bear!

Calling All Players And Singers! For the fifth year, Bear on the Square will host an Open Mic event. Here’s how it works:

When: Saturday, April 22
Time: from 3:30 until 6:00 p.m.
Where: Uncle Dave's Workshop Tent on North Chestatee Street near the main entrance to Conner Memorial Park.

Registration opens April 6th! 

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Auction

Live and Silent Country Auctions

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:00pm

The primary fundraiser for the annual festival, this is one of the Dahlonega area's most anticipated occasions, as enthusiastic participants crowd into the MainStage Tent to enter bids on auction items, which have included the work of North Georgia folk artist Billy Roper, work from other local and juried artists taking part in the Bear Festival's Artists Marketplace, and items contributed by b

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market

Call for Marketplace Artists 2018

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 6:00pm, Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

BEAR ON THE SQUARE MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL

CALL FOR ARTISTS 2018

Produced by The Bear on the Square Mountain Festival Committee, Inc. 

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Call for Marketplace Artists 2018

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 6:00pm, Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

BEAR ON THE SQUARE MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL

CALL FOR ARTISTS 2018

Produced by The Bear on the Square Mountain Festival Committee, Inc. 

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2017 Bear on the Square Sponsors