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Release Date: Apr 16 2014

(The following story was written in May 2010 and appeared in some publications and on some websites)

BEAR ON THE SQUARE ORGANIZERS OFFER MEMORIES OF HOW IT BEGAN

Release Date: Apr 14 2014

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April 15, 2014

MUCH TO DO DURING ANNUAL BEAR FESTIVAL

Release Date: Apr 11 2014

NOTED FOLK ARTIST CONTINUES TO SUPPORT BEAR FESTIVAL

Release Date: Apr 4 2014

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April 4, 2014

MARKETPLACE WILL FEATURE MORE EXHIBITORS

The Artist Marketplace for the 18th annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival will have more exhibitors' tents this year and will also feature a new section showing the work of stringed instrument makers.

Release Date: Mar 27 2014

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March 28, 2014

LARGE SPONSORS GROUP SUPPORTS BEAR IN 2014

Support from sponsors has been particularly strong for the Bear on the Square Mountain Festival this year, as 22 sponsors have signed up for the 18th annual event to be held in Dahlonega the fourth weekend in April.

Release Date: Mar 25 2014

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March 24, 2013

AUCTION COMMITTEE BEGINS COLLECTION OF ITEMS

The auction committee for Dahlonega's Bear on the Square Mountain Festival has begun the process of collecting items for this year's Live and Silent Country Auction, set for April 25, the Friday night just prior to the yearly event's opening.

Release Date: Mar 5 2014

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March 5, 2014

OPEN MIC SLATED FOR SATURDAY OF BEAR

Bear on the Square's Open Mic event, which groups and individuals to perform during the festival, will take place Saturday, April 26, from 1:30-4 p.m. in Uncle Dave's Workshop Tent on North Chestatee Street near the main entrance to Conner Memorial Park.

Release Date: Feb 20 2014

BEAR FESTIVAL AGAIN OFFERS MASTER CLASSES

Release Date: Apr 26 2014

HISTORIC PUBLIC SQUARE TO CLOSE FOR FESTIVAL

In a move designed to allow more space for attendees, artists and performers, as well as providing safer conditions for festival goers, Dahlonega's Historic Public Square will be closed to vehicular traffic during Bear on the Square for the first time.

Release Date: Jan 18 2014

BEAR FESTIVAL MOVES 2014 DATES BECAUSE OF EASTER WEEKEND

Dahlonega's Bear on the Square Mountain Festival has announced that it will move its 2014 event from the third weekend in April to the fourth weekend to avoid a conflict with Easter weekend.

Release Date: Jan 22 2014

FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES MAINSTAGE LINEUP FOR 18TH ANNUAL EVENT

Dahlonega's Bear on the Square Mountain Festival will present another exciting lineup of bluegrass and old-time musicians during its 18th annual celebration scheduled the fourth weekend in April.

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