Press Releases

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Release Date: Jan 18 2016

"It's exciting to celebrate our 20th Bear on the Square by bringing back musicians and bands who have been Bear and Dahlonega favorites over the years," said Glenda Pender, president of Bear on the Square Mountain Festival, which will take place in Dahlonega the weekend of April 16-17. 

Release Date: Aug 20 2015

20TH YEAR OF BEAR FESTIVAL OBSERVED IN 2016 - SPECIAL EVENTS BEING PLANNED

Bear on the Square will present its 20th Annual Festival in 2016. That's right, twenty years of great bluegrass, old time, and authentic Appalachian arts and crafts. 

Release Date: Apr 16 2014

(The following story was written in May 2010 and appeared in some publications and on some websites)

BEAR ON THE SQUARE ORGANIZERS OFFER MEMORIES OF HOW IT BEGAN

2015 Bear on the Square Sponsors