Celebrate Memorial Day in the North GA Mountains

The Lodge at Copperhead’s Memorial Day weekend celebration promises exciting events and live entertainment to honor America’s fallen military and to mark the official beginning of the summer season.  The Lodge at Copperhead is proud to host exceptional talent throughout the weekend. The Sunday evening’s annual fireworks display is a ritual of remembrance for those who have lost their lives defending America’s freedom.  General admission for each event is $5 per person.

Saturday, May 28th, 6-11pm – The evening will come to life when Sydnee VonSteele, lead singer, for the Trigger Finger Band takes the stage.  Sydnee’s strong vocals are reminisce of Janice Joplin.  The band’s play list includes selections from Joan Jet, and Pat Benatar to the Eagles.        

The celebration continues Sunday, 5- 8:30 pm when Mike Watson and the Mike Watson’s Band takes the stage.  Mike has opened for, or performed with, the Freddy Fender Band, Confederate Railroad, Cheap Trick, Darlene Austin, Hamilton, Joe Frank, and Reynolds, Bill Haley’s Comets, Janie Frickie, Melva Montgomery, Allen Frizzell, and Doyle Grisham, just to name a few.

Mike Watson is celebrated for his blues interpretations.  However, he performs a variety of musical styles at any given performance.  From Merle Haggard, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bob Seger, The Allman Brothers, Neil McCoy, B.B. King, Elmore James, to Muddy Waters and more.  Mike has also written and recorded songs such as Biscuit On My Mind, Lonely Here Tonight, That’s Just The Way My Luck Has Always Been, Juanita, Juanita, The Grass Is Never Greener, and Down To The River. 

We are looking forward to this special celebration and invite everyone to enjoy the weekend events. We are pleased to have the caliber of talent lined-up for entertainment. For this weekend, there will be no band cover charges when dining in our restaurant. There is a limited number of lodging packages available. Reserve today at www.thelodgeatcopperhead.com with promo code “MEMD.” 

About The Resort:  The Lodge at Copperhead, 171 Copperhead Parkway, Blairsville, GA –
North Georgia’s Premiere Vacation Resort and Special Events Venue.  The high country resort offers lodging, casual fine dining, full service bar, cabins and other amenities.  Lodging reservations are available at website: www.thelodgeatcopperhead.com or by calling 706-835-7433.

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