Festival Sponsors/Donors

It's never too early to become a sponsor for the 2022 Festival!  Contact us at dahlonegascience@gmail.com for more information.


Thanks to everyone below who contributed to the 2020 Dahlonega Science Festival! These organizations, businesses, and individuals have stepped up to help by providing facilities, materials or financial support for this year's Festival. We look forward to our growing partnership with these businesses and organizations as we look ahead to a growing Festival in coming years!


Lumpkin Coalition

Northside Hospital Forsyth

Edward & Helen Erickson




  • Bourbon Street Grille
  • Naturally Georgia
  • Ronnie Andrews - Fun Weird Science
  • Shenanigans Restaurant & Irish Pub
  • Sunrise Rotary
  • University of North Georgia


  • Chestatee Ford


  • 27 on Park Hotel and Events
  • Amicalola EMC Round Up Program
  • Dahlonega Resort and Vineyard
  • UNG Foundation
  • Walmart Store # 2513 Community Grant, Dahlonega, GA


  • Stephen Wright


  • Donna Gessell and John Segars
  • Jim O'Neil
  • Joe and Sharon Smith
  • John Anulies
  • Michael Brosche
  • Steven Leibel, Personal Injury Lawyer
  • United Community Bank, Dahlonega, GA
  • World Logo
  • Jack Wynn
  • 19 degrees North Seafood & Grill, GrapeVine's, and Pueblos

Additional support from:

  • Leonard and Teresa Gay
  • Andrea Tucker



A community-wide event of this scope is made possible by the donations of space and supplies from numerous local businesses. We would like to graciously thank all of our community partners for their help with this Science Festival, and we encourage our attendees to enjoy these businesses during our festival events and after the festival concludes.

Bourbon Street Grille

Bourbon Street Grille

Bourbon Street Grille is situated on the beautiful Dahlonega square in the historic Hall House building. Boasting full bars and dining areas on two unique floors. If you don’t have the time to sit down and stay a while, carry-out meals or on-foot delivery to businesses on the square are available. Our menu includes Cajun-inspired favorites like Jambalaya or Gumbo and delicious sustainably sourced seafood. Join us on the weekends for our fabulous brunch options like Crab Cakes Benedict or our infamously huge Lost Bread. Pop in for a drink, and enjoy our selection of craft beers, fine wines, and specialty cocktails.

Dahlonega Literary Festival

Dahlonega Literary Festival

The Dahlonega Literary Festival is an annual celebration of books. Now in its 17th year in historic downtown Dahlonega, Georgia, the Festival gets more diverse and entertaining each year. Events are open to everyone and most are free, unless otherwise noted, and include individual presentations, panel discussions, workshops, a Festival Book Store, book signings and more.

Naturally Georgia

Naturally Georgia

Our mission is to bring the finest wines in Georgia to one location and create a memorable experience to take with you! Here at Naturally Georgia we strive to make your wine tasting experience enjoyable and educational. Our wines are some of the finest produced in Georgia with grapes grown at our vineyards. From dry to sweet, we have a wine for everyone.


Shenanigans Irish Pub

Shenanigans offers traditional Irish dishes, pub fare, seafood, vegetarian and kids' options— from the black angus burger to the grilled salmon with wild mushrooms, and Guinness tempura battered with homemade slaw and tartar sauce. Leave room for dessert because, from the Bailey's cream pie to the orange marmalade carrot cake, everything is made from scratch!

University of North Georgia

University of North Georgia

Positioned in the fastest-growing region of the state, UNG comprises five campuses united by a single mission focused on academic excellence and academic and co-curricular programs that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society


27 on Park

27 on Park Hotel and Events

A dreamy boutique inn that offers luxurious yet understated furnishing and fixtures to give you a homey but clean boutique feel. Our newly added event space is perfect for any special event. Located on the Dahlonega Square where you can conveniently shop, dine, and enjoy the beautiful outdoors.

Operation Round Up

Amicalola EMC - Operation Round Up

Operation Round-Up is a program designed to provide financial assistance to needy individuals and certain 501(c)3 community charities. Each month, we “round up” the electric bill of participating members to the next highest dollar. For example, if your electric bill is $62.78, we would round it up to $63.00. The additional 22 cents would go to the Operation Round-Up fund. Contributions are tax deductible and participation is strictly voluntary.

Dahlonega Downtown Development Authority

Dahlonega Downtown Development Authority

The purpose of the Downtown Development Authority and Main Street Program is to stimulate and sustain economic development in Downtown Dahlonega by encouraging cooperation and building leadership; by advancing a positive image of downtown and promoting it as an exciting place to live, shop, and invest; by sustaining and improving the appearance of downtown; and by strengthening and expanding the economic base of downtown.


Dahlonega Resort and Vineyard

Nestled in the foothills of Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Dahlonega Resort and Vineyard is a quick drive from Atlanta, but a world apart from the noise and sprawl. Enjoy mountain views, Georgia wine, and wooded trails. Relax with a massage, a body treatment or facial, and yoga practice. Then dine in our restaurant with fresh, locally sourced fare.

Dahlonga Chamber and Visitors Bureau

Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber and Visitors Bureau

The Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau grows the economy, attracts visitors, advocates for all businesses, and develops leaders to promote the welfare of the community.

Lumpkin County High School

Lumpkin County Historical Society

The focus of the society is to preserve and protect this area's rich historical heritage. Our organization brings together people who are interested in knowing and accurately preserving the rich history of Lumpkin County and the City of Dahlonega.


United Community Bank, Dahlonega, GA

United Community Bank has locations throughout Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee and South Carolina. From business and personal banking solutions to real estate and mortgage lending to advisory services, we are experts in getting you the financial support you need.


Walmart Store # 2513, Dahlonega, GA

Our local community grants are awarded through an open application process and provide funding directly from Walmart and Sam’s Club facilities to local organizations in the U.S.

World Logo

World Logo

Atlanta’s award winning, nationally recognized Corporate Identity Apparel and Imprinted Promotional Product business. We take into consideration the customer’s mission and vision to deliver a superior product. We welcome and appreciate the opportunity to serve you for all of your branded apparel, employee uniform, and promotional marketing needs.


In order to continue to grow and offer even more events and activities in the future, the Dahlonega Science Festival needs you to return in 2021. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the Dahlonega Science Council, a 501(c)3 charitable organization, to help make this festival an annual event!  Become a sponsor in 2021!

Contact:  dahlonegascience@gmail.com for more information.