67th Annual Gold Rush Days Festival
2021 Schedule
Festival Booths will open at 9:00 am and close at 5:30 pm both days.

Saturday, October 16th
8:00 am Gold Rush 5K sponsored by the Dahlonega Rotary
9:00 am Festival opens
10:00 am Beard Growing Contest and Hog Calling
10:30 am Kelli’s School of Dance and Conservatory
11:00 am Nealy Webster
11:30 am Old Time Fashion Show
12:00 pm The Raven Welch Band
1:15 pm GA Pick and Bow
2:00 pm King and Queen Coronation
2:15 pm Doc Johnson’s Magic Show
3:00 pm Gold Rush Parade
4:30 pm Radford Windham and Step Back Cadillac

Sunday, October 17th
9:00 am Festival opens
9:30 am Chuck Bell
10:45 am Ryan Little Eagle
11:30 am Cross-cut saw competition
12:30 pm Doc Johnson’s Magic Show
1:15 pm Synergy Cloggers
2:30 pm Out of the Blue
3:30 pm Arm Wrestling Tournament (weigh in from 12:00 – 2:00 pm) – $25 entry fee per arm. Cash only.