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At Lake Lanier, there’s something for everyone.
Pick your pleasure – on and off the water. We’ve got it all – and it’s waiting for you!



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Upcoming Events


8jul - 29jul 86:00 pmjul 29First Time FishingDon Carter

15jul - 29jul 157:00 pmjul 29Twilight Lake Lanier PaddleDon Carter

25jul10:00 amSunset Cove Now Open (May-August)Sunset Cove at Lanier Islands

25jul2:30 pmTHE ORIGINAL HALL COUNTY FARMERS MARKETHall County Farmers Market

Recent Posts

    July 19, 2017
    Play The Game of Cones

    Game of Cones Locations We’ve assembled an army of frozen treats for you from various locations around Georgia’s Lake Lanier. Visit these hot spots from May 30 – October 1, 2017, and play the Game of Cones challenge to get exclusive offers and ultimately a prize for helping us crown the king (or queen) of frozen Read more…

    July 18, 2017
    Discover Series: Master Storytelling In Your Own Backyard

    Gainesville Theatre Alliance is a nationally acclaimed collaboration between the University of North Georgia, Brenau University, Theatre Professionals and the Northeast Georgia Community.  The Culture The Gainesville Theatre Alliance is a collaborative ensemble of students, community members, and professionals that recognize learning and growth as its primary goal. We nurture the development of skills, intellect, Read more…

    July 6, 2017
    37 Main Gainesville Now Open

    37 Main is now open on the Square in Downtown Gainesville to continue a long history of rock n roll times. This Rock N Roll venue follows a simple philosophy: “Music is food for the soul”. They offer an all-star lineup of live music & great food: EAT. DRINK. ROCK. For your convenience 37 Main attire Read more…

    July 2, 2017
    Best Wine Tours for Cruise lovers

    Summertime is here! If you aren’t going to be stuck being a lifeguard all summer, you might be actively planning a weekend  getaway. Lanier Islands has tons for you to do. If you love wine then what’s a wine lover to do?! One option is to get aboard the 85-foot excursion yacht on Lake Lanier for their Legacy Read more…

    June 30, 2017
    Bill Miner, “Gentleman Bandit” – Healan’s – Head’s Mill

    Bill Miner was a notorious outlaw of the late 1800’s who made a career of robbing stage coaches and trains; but according to my Grandfather, Minor G. Reynolds, he was also something of a “Robin Hood,” who robbed from the rich and gave to the poor. Since Granddad lived from 1866 to 1943 and Bill Read more…

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    July 10, 2017
    Visit Lula, GA

    Lula is a small North Georgia town located in both Hall and Banks counties. It was incorporated in 1876. Crocker Pottery – Georgia Folk Pottery Center They’ve been working with clay since 1975.  All pottery is 100% made by hand using unique designs and methods to create the highest quality of folk pottery. They are working Read more…

    July 4, 2017

    Relax, Play, and Explore LanierWorld in Lanier Islands Lanier Islands is introducing a summer experience for the entire family. LanierWorld is the Southeast’s ultimate summer destination located right in your backyard… less than an hour away from Atlanta! NEW THIS  YEAR is our expanded summer season! We will be open weekends April 29th through October 1st Read more…

    July 4, 2017
    The secret is out – glamping at North Georgia Canopy Tours is amazing.

    These are the glamping experiences you’ve been looking for… See more: Like Trips To Discover GA for more! Adventure Tour  Allow 3 hours for this twelve ZiplineTour with over one mile of cable. The Adventure Tour includes two sky bridges, three nature walks, the fastest zips on the course, zips over three ponds, two Read more…

    July 2, 2017
    Lake Lanier Beaches in Hall County

    Looking for a fun family day at the beach? Look no further! Get your picnic basket, swimsuit, beach towel, lawn chair, kids and head over to one of these great places in Hall County to spend your day at the beach. Van Pugh North Park 6838 Gaines Ferry Road, Flowery Branch Burton Mill Park 6555 Yacht Club Read more…

    July 1, 2017
    Book Your Parties & Special Occasions with The Spa on Green Street

    Opened in 2004 and Voted “Best of the Best” in the South East by an International Magazine, the Spa on Green Street helps to guide you to new levels of health and wellness.   A nationally recognized Spa/Wellness/Fitness facility nestled in the N.Ga. Mountains. We specialize in supporting our community through educational seminars, fitness classes, Read more…