Visit Georgia's Great Lake 45 Minutes North of Atlanta

History of Flowery Branch

Flowery Branch was established in 1874, one year after the Richmond and Danville Air-Line Railroad Railway System built a rail line through the city connecting Charlotte to Atlanta. Farmers raising stock had been living in the area since at least the early 19th century, when the town was known as Anaguluskee, meaning “flowers on the Read more…

4 Reasons Flowery Branch Should Be on Your Must-Do Summer List

Four Reasons Flowery Branch Should Be on Your Must-Do Summer List   The town of Flowery Branch has a lot going on with the revitalization of their historic Old Town district starting this summer. We dig their special events, cool shops, great eats and drinks. Here are the Top Four reasons why we think Flowery Read more…

Pet Friendly Lake Lanier – Where can I bring my dog?

Pet Friendly Lake Lanier – Where can I bring my dog? As spring arrives, many visitors to Lake Lanier want to know where they can bring their furry friends for a day at the lake. One of the most common questions we are asked is: “What parks on Lake Lanier allow dogs?”   Always be Read more…

Spring Time At Don Carter State Park

THINGS TO DO & SEE THIS SPRING. *Fishing ramps, fish-cleaning station *Boating ramps and docks *Lake Swimming — large sand beach *Hiking and Biking – 1.5-mile paved multi-use trail and 2-mile hiking trail *Picnicking *Playground Don Carter is Georgia’s newest state park, as well as the first state park on 38,000 acres Lake Lanier. Situated Read more…

Downtown Drafts Is Bringing The Craft Beer Cafe’ and Growler Shop

Downtown Drafts is bringing the craft beer café and growler shop experience to Gainesville, Georgia! Located on the downtown square near the corner of Spring St and Bradford St, they specialize in offering the best selection of local, national, and international craft beer. Enjoy a sampler of some of the world’s best craft beer in their Read more…

Shopping Local

Shop Local Flowery Branch is all about connecting you with your favorite places, new and old, and highlighting the Shop Local Flowery Branch initiative. The #shoplocalflowerybranch is a good faith effort funded by a local resident and business owner. The initiative needs community support to expand into the full purpose and vision of the #shoplocalflowerybranch Read more…

Live, Work, Play and last but not least; Eat. Families, friends, and community mean a lot to us so kick back and let your worries go.

W Crossroads would like to welcome you to their Bar & Grille restaurant. Crossroads opened in July of 2002 with a mission to provide a full service, casual dining restaurant serving only the best USDA choice steaks, fresh seafood & chicken, plus falling off the bone pork ribs. Their vision for the restaurant is to Read more…

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