THINGS TO DO
in Murphy, Andrews and Brasstown

Cherokee County provides a wonderful mixture of Fun Things to Do


Use Cherokee County as your base of operation and have many experiences in our adjoining counties. Cherokee County is two hours from Atlanta, Chattanooga and Asheville.

  • Festivals throughout Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter.
  • Experience the exhilaration of Whitewater Rafting.
  • Fly above the forest floor on a Zip Line.
  • Visit the Cherokee County Historical Museum.
  • Ride the Scenic Railway.
  • Try your luck at the Casino.
  • Capture awe-inspiring picture perfect views while driving through our scenic area.
  • Launch your boat, jet ski, canoe or kayak on one of our beautiful lakes or rivers.
  • Ride historic trails on guided horseback tours.
  • Hike some of the most beautiful trails in the country.
  • Ride your Motorcycle on some famous back roads.
  • Visit our Bible Theme Park: Fields of the Wood
  • Sing, dance or play along at the many concerts and live music performances.
  • Discover the beauty of our downtown River Walk.
  • Visit Galleries, pan at the Gem Mine, or play Mini Golf.
  • Escape the weather with family of all ages at The Great Paint Escape.
  • Play Disc Golf at Heritage Park in Andrews.
  • Stay at one of our many campgrounds and RV parks.
  • Wooly companions to pet. Llama Treks and Goat Farms to enjoy.
  • Superior restaurants and dining choices.
  • Stroll through our downtowns for distinctive shops.
  • Visit our working Cherokee County Wineries and Brewery.
  • Weekend and Tuesday morning Flea Markets are open.
  • Saturday morning Farmer’s market held at the L&N Depot in downtown Murphy (seasonal).
  • Wednesday morning Farmer's market in Brasstown (seasonal).
  • Enjoy the bustling nightlife at restaurants, pubs and coffeehouses across the county offering live music
    and a varied and accomplished group of talentated individuals.
  • The John C. Campbell Folk School offers numerous concerts open to the public for most (but not all) Friday evenings at 7:30. Check our Event Calendar for more information on all activities in Cherokee County.

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We would like to thank the following people for contributing photographs:  
Digital Creations USA, William Hoyt, Joan Posey Neumann, John C Campbell Folk School, Nancy Lane, Joyce Moore, Sherry Collins, Eleanor Brazell, Butch Horn, Blue Ridge Highlander  

Cherokee County Chamber (828) 837-2242