September 13th & 14th, 20th & 21st, 27th & 28th
9 am to 6 pm
Admission $5.00 per person

Separate $3.00 admission to Petting Farm
New!  All activities (except U-Pic) available
every October weekend for the same $5.00
admission.  2008 promises to be the best festival ever! 
Meet Barney the talking Bull.  Ride the
Time Twister back to the early 1900's.  Check
out your stamina on our new pedal cart track.

Pick Your Own Apples....for the peak of freshness pick them yourself right from our dwarf apple trees.

Nature Trail through the woods & along the creek filled with scenes from nursery rhymes & fairy tales.


Milk the Cow....milk Hillcrest's milk cow 'Buttercup'

Live Honey Bee the beekeeper with a whole hive of honeybees and learn how honey is made.

Pig Race....join Hillbilly Billy and cheer your favorite pig on to the finish line as he races for the Oreo cookie.

Don't forget to visit the MOONSHINE MUSEUM.

John Deere Derby...a pedal tractor trike track.

Games... apple bobbin'& corn shelling.

Live Entertainment....cloggers and country bands.


Mule Drawn Wagon Rides - September Only


Visit Grandma's Bakery... for homemade fried apple pies, apple cider doughnuts, apple fritters, and homemade ice cream.

Wagon Rides.... through the orchard and the land of Oz.

Visit the Petting Farm... where lots of baby animals are eager to be hugged and fed.
ADDITIONAL CHARGE $3.00 per person.


Mountain Barbecue... and other vittles.
Enjoy sitting in our new air-conditioned dining room.

Children's Play Area...complete with Giant Slide.

Watch cornmeal being ground. Back to our Main Page

Hillcrest Orchards
9696 Hwy. 52 E., Ellijay, Georgia 30536 - 706-273-3838 - Fax 706-273-3888