An Annual Celebration of Appalachian Culture in Dahlonega, Georgia
Thanks for making Bear’s 25th Year a success! See you April 20-21, 2024.
One-of-a-kind, handmade items are available from a juried selection of the mountain region’s best artists. The 70+ booths surrounding the Historic Square feature a remarkable selection of textiles, pottery, woodworking and other traditional crafts.
Thank you to our sponsors!
The Bear on the Square Mountain Festival, Inc. is a not-for-profit Cultural Arts Organization whose mission is to help preserve and celebrate the history and culture of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. The festival is organized and run by 100+ volunteers. Please help keep the festival free by making a donation, or as we like to say: Feed the Bear!