Clayton is located in Rabun County, of which it is the county seat, northeast of Atlanta between Mountain City and Lakemount along Highway 76 near Lake Burton and the Chattahoochee River. Near the North and South Carolina state lines.
The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 1,717, an increase of 104 since 1990.
It was named after Judge Augustin S. Clayton, congressman. Local high school students produced Foxfire, the well-known collection of oral history.
Art Frog & Peach Gallery | Rabun County Memorial Hospital |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Grizzly Mountain Lodge | Tuts Mountain Chalets |
RV campgrounds and dealers Raymonds Campground | Tallulah River Campground |
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Taste of Toccoa Toccoa GA April5 Northeast Georgia's premier dining event, A Taste of Toccoa features sample-sized portions of the most popular dishes from Toccoa's best restaurants and caterers. Garnish with live music, entertainment, shopping, and activities, and you have a fun-filled event the whole family will enjoy.
Madison Fest Madison GA April37 Madison Fest features solutions for living a considered and ""greener"" life. This daylong festival takes place on the last Saturday of April each year.
Inman Park Spring Festival Atlanta GA April27-28 During the last weekend in April each year, Inman Park proudly presents a neighborhood festival widely regarded as Atlanta's most spirited and eclectic. Highlights include: Atlanta's biggest Street Market, A juried Arts and Crafts Show, The city's quirkiest and most colorful Parade, The Tour of Homes, Live music, A Dance Festival, Children's Activities, Food and beverages.
Sacred Heart Garden Festival Augusta GA April26-28 Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center in downtown Augusta, GA will be the focus for classic southern gardening during its annual garden festival. Join us as we celebrate the advent of spring and raise funds to support the magnificent sacred heart cultural center.
Powers' Festival Newnan GA April27-28 Powers Festival supplies the best arts, crafts, food, fun, and entertainment.
Celebrate Clayton Clayton GA April27-28 Celebrate Clayton is an Arts, Music, Crafts and Gardening event for all ages, with mouth-watering food and a super kids program. Set in the spectacular North Georgia Mountains Celebrate Clayton is held annually the last weekend in April.