If you are visiting Dawsonville, you will want to check out The Kangaroo Conservation Center, which holds the largest concentration of kangaroos in the world, other than Australia. If you are in Dawsonville between the end of November and the end of December, be sure to visit the annual Magical Nights of Lights, a 6 mile multi-colored Christmas holiday lights display that is believed to be the largest annual animated Christmas holiday light show in the world.
If you are in Dawsonville in October, be sure to stop by the annual Mountain Moonshine Festival in Downtown Dawsonville. This is a free festival, and all of the proceeds go to help the needy children in Dawson County. At the Moonshine Festival, you will find crafts, food, a large car show, a parade, dancing, kid’s games, rides and much more. You can explore and learn about the history of Dawsonville during the prohibition era and the Great Depression. Read less –