TOURS AND EVENTS
Below is a description of our tours and events. However, we do update often, so be sure to check our website and calendar frequently to keep posted on new and exciting events and tours!
Friday 5:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm
Grapes and Ghosts Wine Tours
Our .6 mile guided Grapes and Ghosts Wine Tour takes guests to five different locations in Dahlonega’s square where they will be able to taste wine while listening to stories about our town’s distinctive history and haunted tales from each stop.
On our first stop is our own Grapes and Ghosts Tasting Room. Meet the "Jakes Girls" who haunt our own establishment. Enjoy some delicious wine from Georgia Winery, Georgia's oldest farm winery.
Our second stop will be Dahlonega Tasting Room. As the oldest tasting room in the square, guests will get to experience its distinctive history which lends to a few spine chilling paranormal accounts, all while tasting wines from Habersham Winery.
Our third stop is the beautifully renovated Dahlonega Square Hotel. The resident ghost is a hospitable, matronly woman who likes to make sure guests are well taken care of.
At our last stop, visitors will be taken to a guest favorite, Canvas and Cork, a wine tasting room that doubles as an art gallery and hotel. With its already inimitable ambience, Canvas and Cork holds a past well known to the locals as the Stanton Storehouse built in 1884.
Guests must be 21 or older and have their I.D. with them for each stop. Alcohol is not included in the ticket price. This is an indoor tour. Please allow approximately 2 hours for the tour to be concluded. But above all, have fun!
*Locations may be substituted due to availability.
Friday and Saturday at 8pm
See our calendar for other dates and holiday tours and closings.
Historic Ghost Tour
Our Historic Ghost Tour is a 1.3-mile guided tour of Dahlonega with approximately 10 or more stops. Our stops include our historic courthouse; the square’s popular café and most haunted restaurant, the Crimson Moon; the Fred Jones Building; historic residences around the square; a stop at our town’s significant military university founded in 1873; a walk through Mt. Hope Cemetery, which includes veterans from every war and Dahlonega’s most distinguished past citizens; and much more!
Our Historic Ghost Tour is the result of countless hours of research and investigation, personal accounts from around our town, and even professional investigations performed by paranormal experts. So please join us for a haunting good time!
Children are welcome at your discretion. Please allow 2 to 2 ½ hours for this tour.
Every Friday and Satuday 8:30 pm
Boos and Brews Pub Crawl
Our Boos and Brews Pub Crawl takes visitors through Dahlonega’s captivating pubs and taverns. With a minimum of three to four stops, this guided tour will give our guests a relaxed and entertaining look into our some of our town’s most haunted and historic locations.
With our first stop, the Crimson Moon, guests will experience what is not only Dahlonega’s premier music venue and restaurant, but also one of the town’s most actively haunted buildings.
Next on the tour, we will visit Bourbon Street Café, a restaurant that is part of Dahlonega’s Hall Block built in 1872, where you might run into the resident ghost, Sara.
We then end the night at what has been dubbed by Buzzfeed as the number one Irish Pub in Georgia, Shenanigans. As the “Hottest pub” in town, Shenanigans grants our guests a festive end to an eventful and entertaining night.
We spend approximately 45 minutes at each stop. Guests must be 21 or older and have their I.D. for each stop. Alcohol is not included in the original ticket price. So, for howling good time, please join us for a crawl!
*Locations may be substituted due to availability.
Dahlonega History Tour
Not into ghosts or only here for the day? No problem. Enjoy one of our daytime history walking tours.
Dahlonega is home to 2 residential areas of note, historic registered Hawkins Street and lovely, tree lined Park Street, as well as the Historic Square. Park Street features, Seven Oaks, the home of Willliam Pierce Price, founder of the University of North Georgia. The tour not only covers Dahlonega's unique history but features stories of the individuals and interesting characters who made our town what it is today.
Tour is approxiamately one hour to one and half hours.
Every Saturday and Sunday at 11:30 am
Dates and times will vary. See our online calendar for availabilities.
Paranormal Investigation Tour
Dahlonega Walking Tours is teaming up with Dahlonega Paranormal Investigations to do real life ghost hunting with hosts Hollie Abston and Scott Tolbert.
Have you ever dreamt of being part of an actual paranormal investigation? Well here is your opportunity. You will have the opprotunity to use and see in operation the equipment that actual ghosthunters use. Locations are chosen by their authenticity and actual events that have occurred . Anything can happen during these investigati
Hollie is head of the team as well as a local clairvoyant. Hollie has may years of involvement in the paranormal field. Hollie's uncanny psychic ability has been documented in Amy Blackmaar's Dahlonega Haunts. They are professional and the team is passionate about providing a quality investigation. Often times members go above and beyond the call of duty to help clients.
Tour is approximately 3 hours but may vary. Tour size is very limitedand and other restrictions may apply by location. Locations will vary. Tours will be announced on Facebook and added to our calendar as we schedule them. Make sure to check our calendar often.