There is an abundance of talented artists, musicians, and more in these hills!
We’re constantly adding to this list so check back for updates!
Here is some local culture for you to explore
Check out the Jasper Farmers Market, open each Saturday morning from April to December. In addition to delicious, home-grown veggies, you'll also get to visit with a wide variety or local crafts-people.
The marble industry in Pickens County, Georgia owes its success to the perseverance of early settlers and entrepreneurs..... Visit the Marble History Museum at the Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center to learn more. Click the image for more information.
Pickens Historical Society, formerly known as The Marble Valley Historical Society, was formed by a group of citizens with a passion for preserving and sharing the history of Pickens County.
The one goal of the Sassafras Literary Exchange is to empower and promote creative writing for the adults and youth of Pickens County. We also sponsor an annual Your Writing Contest - be sure to submit your pieces next year! Join us at our monthly meeting to chat about writing and to learn more.
The Tate House is listed as the Pink Palace in the National Register of Historic Places. It was originally built as a private estate home by Colonel Sam Tate, land baron, philanthropist and business tycoon in 1926. The beautiful pink marble mansion is one of the most photographed homes in Georgia and one of the most popular North Georgia Special Events Venues.
The Tater Patch Players are an active community theater troupe that produces five main stage productions annually plus special productions, movies, and concerts added throughout the year. Come and Enjoy!