This Festival benefits local organizations including
Community Pantry, Boy Scout Troop 40
Sheriff’s Auxiliary & Rabun County 4-H.

We are looking forward to seeing y'all this year we are located at the Dillard City Hall Fairgrounds

892 Franklin Street • Dillard, GA

Gates open • Friday 10:00 a.m. & Saturday 9:00 a.m.  •  Festival closes 8:30 p.m. both nights.

FREE parking & shuttles... follow the signs!

• Dogs are welcome on leash and non-aggressive.

Friday, August 5th • Balsam Range

Saturday, August 6th • Crowe Brothers

More to be added soon!

Forms + Cookers Info

We're conveniently located at the City of Dillard Fairgrounds. Motel, B&Bs and RV Camp Grounds available near by.

Great Pictures of Our Festival.


All forms and applications for crafters, food vendors, judging and sponsors.

Cooker information here, too.

​​Location + Lodging


19th Dillard Bluegrass + Barbeque Festival

July 31st + August 1st, 2015

Georgia State Championship