Looking to get the kids out of the house this summer without breaking the bank? There is always something to do around Lake Oconee for all ages. Read on to find out what FREE activities you and your kids can do this summer!
Spring and summer are a fantastic time for outdoor dining on Lake Oconee—both for the views and for the famous lake breeze that makes it so much cooler by the water. Read on for the top 15 spots for great outdoor dining at Lake Oconee, listed in no particular order. Who could choose a favorite with options like these?
Searching for that perfect gift for the person who has everything? Paper Soiree -Purveyors of Fine Stationery, Gifts and Apparel will please all the people on your gift list from the tiniest recipients to the wisest in the Lake Oconee area.
Locally owned for 17 years, Hickory Hill Nursery is a wholesale and retail landscape supply store serving the Lake Oconee area. Their knowledgeable staff is there to help you with all your landscaping needs.
Deer Run Florist is a local, family-owned business that has proudly served the Lake Oconee area since 1997. Originally started by Eatonton residents, Ken and Louise Hodges, their daughter, Kimberly Hodges-Giddens, now continues the family legacy. Deer Run is committed to providing the finest floral arrangements and gifts for their customers.
44 Market Place is an eclectic mix of unique gifts, antiques, and home decor. Mixed with many talented merchants, they strive to be your favorite place in Lake Country to visit offering antique furniture, one of a kind decor, and the perfect gift items.
Maggie Lane is a trendy local boutique that has stylish apparel for juniors and misses. Their team is happy to help the Lake Oconee community find everyday styles as well as looks for special occasions.
Fishtales is a charming local boutique in the Lake Oconee area that carries apparel for men, women, and kids. They also have accessories and great items for gifts, meaning there is something there for everyone!
Whether you are visiting Lake Oconee with kids or have kids coming to visit you, it’s always best to play it by ear and have a back-up plan of structured events. We have a great sample itinerary for you to keep the kiddos entertained all weekend long at Lake Oconee.
Life at Enclave Lake Oconee means natural wonders combined with sophistication and elegance, both inside these luxurious homes—with gourmet kitchens, vaulted ceilings, and hand-scraped wood floors—and also in the surrounding area.
As always, Lake Oconee Life is your expert guide to local happenings—and to help you peruse the local summer camp offerings this year, we not only give you the rundown below, but we also have all the summer camps on a searchable calendar so you can sort your options by camp type, age group, and location.
Oconee Brewing Company, located in a renovated cotton mill warehouse in Greensboro, creates and serves up amazing farm to table style beer in a stunning 3,600-square foot event space featuring a tasting room for tours, and an 18-foot high, glass wall that opens onto an outdoor patio.
On March 15 th, 2019 through the 17th, the Lake Oconee Food & Wine Festival returns to the Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee for three fun and delicious days. Celebrating their 10th Anniversary, this annual festival gets better every year, and not just because of the amazing culinary talents and premium wines featured, or the exciting mix of visual artists and entertainers performing, or the ever-expanding list of events involved, but because of the profound difference this festival makes in the lives of young people in the Lake Oconee area.
From breakfast and brunch to lunch and dinner, Lupitas Antojitos Mexicanos offers old favorites and delicious new discoveries at a reasonable price. Hurry over to the Lake Oconee Village shopping center to enjoy Mexican home cooking from secret family recipes.
Bone Island Grillhouse provides excellent food and top of the class service in a casual, family friendly atmosphere. Whether you want to eat in, take out, or hire them for catering, a single visit will turn you into a repeat customer. Go B.I.G. or Stay Home!