CANTON, GA (Jan. 22, 2024) – This spring, The Mill on Etowah once again celebrates wildlife and the preservation of the North Georgia natural environment at its Third Annual Etowah Wildlife Expo. Along the shores of Downtown Canton’s Etowah River, this popular event welcomes wildlife vendors and fine artists and crafters to its market area. Visitors will also discover live animal exhibitions, falconry and reptile shows, dock diving competitions, festival foods, and other nature-inspired family activities including a Kid Fun Zone. This two-day event is expected to draw as many as 20,000 attendees.

Catch a Good Time at Etowah River Open Kayak Fishing Competition

New to this year’s Etowah Wildlife Expo, this beginner-friendly kayak fishing tournament includes raffle prizes and a cash prize for seasoned veterans. Registration is $50 and must be completed by March 1. For full rules and to register, visit

“Our 2024 Etowah Wildlife Expo promises to be bigger and better than ever,” says Haley Clark, Event Coordinator with The Mill on Etowah. “We can’t wait to celebrate with so much to do for wildlife enthusiasts and families. Everyone loves seeing the splash our dock diving dogs make, and visitors are always swept away with the magic of our falconry demonstrations.”

Etowah Wildlife Expo 2024 Schedule

Saturday, March 16
Vendors, Market, Exhibits Open: Noon – 6 pm
NEW: Etowah River Open Kayak Fishing Competition: 7 am – 3 pm; Awards and Social at 5 pm on The Green
Live Music on The Green Stage: 6 – 8 pm

Sunday, March 17
Vendors, Market, Exhibits Open: Noon – 6 pm
Live Music on The Green Stage: 6 – 8 pm

Admission to the Third Annual Etowah Wildlife Expo is FREE.

Vendor applications for the Expo’s Market and food truck area must be received by Feb. 29, 2024.
More information online at:

The Mill on Etowah is located at 225 Reformation Parkway in Canton. Parking is free.

About The Mill on Etowah

Once one of the largest producing denim factories in the United States, The Mill on Etowah now features a brewery/taproom; retail marketplace with general store, ice cream and coffee shops; restaurants; co-working offices; large events green; and more. For information about the award-willing Mill on Etowah and a listing of The Mill’s shoppes and restaurants, visit




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