Experience Appalachian Farm Life

The Reece Farm & Heritage Center is dedicated to preserving the early 20th century Appalachian style of life

Reece Farm & Heritage Center

8552 Gainesville Hwy
Blairsville, GA 30512
Phone: (706) 745-2034
Email: bhrfarm@uniongov.com

Visitor Center Hours:
Farm Opens April 10, 2024
Wednesday - Saturday
FARM CLOSES NOV 9 for 2024


Experience early 20th century farm life complete with farm animals and fruit & vegetable production.  The Byron Herbert Reece Farm, or just the Reece Farm for short, features restored barns, corn crib, chicken house, smokehouse, spring house and petting farm.  State of the art exhibits tell the story of Byron Herbert Reece, the farmer, writer, and poet who lived on this site.


The exhibits showcase the Appalachian style of farming during the early 1900s and the life of Reece himself.  There is also a visitor’s center, gift shop, creek side amphitheater & picnic tables.



The following small venue concerts will be held behind the welcome center on the stage beside the creek or at the pavilion.

*All Free events are subject to cancellation for paid events

Donations Welcome& Greatly Appreciated!!

April 10, Wednesday Opening Day

April 13, Sat. 1-3 John Cochran & Moriah

April 20, Sat. 1-3 Soundcheck Music

April 26, Fri. 1-3 Curtis & Kim Jones Music

April 27, Sat. 1-3 Wilderness Pickers Music

May 3, Fri. 1-3 Brent Key Music

May 4, Sat. 1-3 Wyatt Espalin Music

May 10, Fri. 1-3 Curtis & Kim Jones Music

May 11, Sat. BHR Society Annual Meeting

May 17, Fri 1-3. Struck by Lightning Music

May 24, Fri. 1-3 Curtis & Kim Jones Music

May 25, Sat. 1-3 Wilderness Pickers Music

June 1, Sat 1-3 Struck by Lightning Music

June 8, Sat. 1-3 Jim Wood Music

June 14, Fri. 1-3 Curtis & Kim Jones Music

June 21 Fri. 1-3 Rusted Melody Music

June 28, Fri.  1-3 Curtis & Kim Jones Music

Jun. 29,  Sat. 1-3 Wilderness Pickers Music



Wedding/Reception Venue

Creekside Deck for exchanging Vows & The Betty Sellers Memorial Amphitheater on the creek for smaller ceremonies.

Reception Pavilion



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