October 21 & 22, 2023

Official home of the Gold Rush Days Festival









100% of proceeds are returned to our community by way of scholarships, random acts of kindness, Empty Stocking Christmas project, direct community support, support of local non-profits and more.

Empty Stocking Fund

One of our biggest projects is our Empty Stocking Fund. We provide toys, clothes, toiletries and food to make their Season a little brighter.


This program presents scholarships to graduating seniors from Lumpkin County High School and Mountain Education Charter High School.

2023 Gold Rush Days Parade Application

2023 Gold Rush Days King and Queen Nomination Form

2023 Gold Rush Days Grand Marshal Nomination

Learn more about all Dahlonega has to offer!