Find numerous entertainment opportunities in Helen and North Georgia  …

Golfing, Tubing, horseback riding, Putt-Putt just to name a few ...

No matter your entertainment needs, you will find many exciting and enjoyable adventures in Helen and the North Georgia area.  Just steps away from the Helendorf is Helen's very own Festhalle, where we celebrate the cities festivals including the oldest running Oktoberfest in the United States.  The Helendorf is the best starting point for your next adventure.  Here are a few to get you started:

Helen's Festhalle

Home to the internationally known Helen Oktoberfest and some of Helen's biggest celebrations! The Festhalle is located across the street from the Helendorf and hosts every city wide event in Helen.  The Helen Festhalle is available for use by organizations needing a large venue for gatherings while in town.  The Festhalle is a walled pavilion with kitchens and bathrooms to accommodate the largest groups.  A key feature of the Festhalle is that one side opens to the Chattahoochee River...MORE DETAIL


Cool River Tubing Company

River tubing in Helen, GA is a fun and exciting activity for the whole family. The Cool River Tubing Company in Helen, GA offers thrilling river tubing trips down the Chattahoochee River. Arrive at the Cool River Tubing Company to begin your trip—or ask the Helendorf front desk staff to arrange for exclusive pick-up in front of our lobby building. You’ll be shuttled over to the river, and changing rooms and showers are all provided at headquarters. A gift shop with shirts, hats, water shoes and rafting gear is also on-site. For more details about fun things to do in Helen, GA at the Cool River Tubing Company, call - 706-878-COOL or 1-800-896-4595....MORE DETAILS


Sunburst Stables

Adventure is waiting for you at Sunburst Stables. Located on 114 acres adjacent to the Chattahoochee National forest, Sunburst is just 9 miles from Helen, Ga in the North Georgia mountains. From ziplining through the canopy of the trees to Whitewater rafting, Horseback riding to Kayaking, Bicycling to kids camp, Sunburst has something for all ages and abilities.  Whether you are a horse-crazy kid or an adventure seeking adult, there is something for everyone. Come for an hour trail ride with your family, or stay for the day enjoying the zipline tour, lunch with us  and horseback riding combined for a vacation to remember...MORE DETAILS


Chattahoochee Stables

Located in the beautiful North Georgia Mountains, Chattahoochee Stables is here to make your visit to Helen a unique and most memorable one. Our stables offer guided trail rides with horses that are in training year round to make your riding experience one to remember. We want you and your family to come out and ride; we even accommodate the little ones (children under five) by letting them ride with an adult in your party.....MORE DETAILS

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Woody's Mountain Bikes

Come pedal through the Georgia Mountains at Woody’s Mountain Bikes in Alpine Helen, Georgia…a nature based travel destination. Located on Highway 356, on the way to Unicoi State Park. Established in 1996, Woody's is a full-service bicycle shop, featuring bicycle trips, bike sales, repairs and rentals. Pack a picnic, grab your camera, and enjoy waterfalls along the way. It’s fun for all, ages 12 to 60+, and there are over 60 trails in the Northeast Georgia Mountains to fit all skill levels. Come to Woody’s Mountain Bikes and try a soft adventure outdoors! For complete details call 706.878.3715....MORE DETAILS


Charlemagne's Kingdom

A Must See While Visiting Alpine Helen, Georgia. The largest Alpine Model Railroad museum known with: 400 feet of railroad track with computerized trains; alpine village with moving cable cars; lighted cities, towns and villages; Oktoberfest with motorized carnival rides; seaport, lakes, rivers; moving hot air balloons; three ring circus tents; 22 foot high mountains; street lights, traffic lights, sounds and music; autobahn with moving cars and trucks; and thousands of hand-painted figurines. Call 706-878-2200...MORE DETAILS


Babyland General Hospital

Home of the Cabbage Patch Kids - Pack the ‘Kids™ up for a trip to the new BabyLand General® Hospital in Cleveland, Georgia, voted one of the Travel Channel’s Top Ten Toylands. Beautifully situated on 650 acres in the North Georgia Mountains, this Southern Style home filled with Cabbage Patch Kids will capture the imagination of your entire family. ADMISSION IS FREE....MORE DETAILS

Alpine Mini Golf Village

Located at the south end of Helen on Main Street, you will see our beautiful 18 hole Helen Alpine Mini Golf Course. Our flower gardens are breathtaking. We're kid friendly, family friendly, and even pet friendly! Helen Alpine Mini Golf is perfect for family, school, and church groups, parties, family gatherings and reunions. We stay open until 10 pm, so enjoy the cool summer evenings playing putt-putt! Come on by ... bring a picnic, play golf, and then enjoy some ICE CREAM in our Scoop De Scoop Ice Cream Parlor...MORE DETAIL


Pirates Cove Mini Golf

Less than a block from downtown, and located across from the Helendorf and famous Oktoberfest Festhalle at the corner of Edelweiss and Munich.  Pirate's Cove, "the Original Adventure Golf," offers an unequaled miniature golf experience! The adventures and legends of infamous pirates come to life in our award-winning theme park settings. Our 18-hole course will challenge the entire family, young and old...MORE DETAIL

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Hornes Buggy Rides

For a different view of downtown Helen, ditch modern modes of transport and hop aboard a horse-drawn carriage. Both horse (called King George) and driver are friendly and offer a great chance to relax and enjoy the quaint German-style town. In addition to serving major restaurants and sightseeing locales, Horne's offers romantic trips along the Chattahoochee River and is available for wedding and special-event rentals. Call 706-338-0852


Innsbruck Golf Club

Innsbruck Golf Club open to the Public.  Premium Rental Clubs Available, Driving Range, Putting Green.  Golf lessons available.  Memberships available.  Stocked Pro Shop with all the newest equipment.  Club fitting system.  Vector Launch Monitor for Driver Fitting.  Loft and Lie Adjustments and Club Repair on site.

Your golf adventure awaits...MORE DETAIL


Gold'n Gem Grubbin

Georgia Gold Adventure. Go on a Georgia gold adventure and you might just strike it rich. At Gold ‘n’ Gem Grubbin, you can go panning for gold just the like old-timers of the gold rush. In the great days of the Georgia Gold Rush, more gold was mined in North Georgia than during the more famous gold rush of 1849 in California. Once you discover your gold and gems, the staff at Gold ‘n’ Gem Grubbin will help you evaluate your finds, and arrange to have valuable gems set in gold or silver settings. For more information on gold panning in the North Georgia Mountains at Gold ‘n’ Gem Grubbin...MORE DETAIL