The Greater Cashiers Area Merchants Association (GCAMA) activities are keeping Cashiers Valley residents, visitors and tourists busy and entertained. The Summer 2011 Shoppers Guide Map, available in the shops of all GCAMA member merchants, allows visitors to check out all of the places to play, shop, eat and stay throughout the Valley.
Groovin’ on the Green, now a concert-lovers favorite during the season, continues on Friday evenings, 6:30 p.m. (rain or shine) through September on stage at the Cashiers Commons accessed off of Frank Allen Road or through the Village Green. July into September featured bands are July 29: Velvet Truckstop; Aug. 12: Les Freres Michot; Aug. 26: The Fishsticks; Sept. 16: The Carol Strickland Band; Sept. 2: Angela Reign and Band. On Sept. 9 local favorite Hurricane Creek completes the regular Groovin’ season. Food is available for purchase from a featured local restaurant at every concert or concertgoers may of course bring their own picnic- fare, beverages and snacks along with blankets or chairs.