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Local Liaison Specialist

S. Christie Haynes, President

Brenda Mason, Director of Operations



Dawson County has a unique geography of rolling hills, curvy roads, mountainous backdrops, and farm land making it an ideal location for film production.

Long-time settlers of Dawson County lived off the land, hunting the forests, fishing the streams, and working the land on small subsistence farmsteads. Dawson County continues to celebrate its agricultural roots, with small farms championing the freshness of local foods and offering visitors a glimpse of the farming life. The settings of old farmsteads offer perfect locations for filming giving you space, privacy, and perfect scenery needed for those special scenes.

In addition to its natural resources, Dawson County is also home historic and unique sites including old churches, a historic courthouse, historic jail, old rock school house, farms, steel bridge, cemeteries, river and lake access, and a location that houses city hall and a moonshine distillery under the same roof.

No permits are required for filming in Dawson County, and our true southern hospitality make us a great location for filmmaking.

Dawson County Chamber of Commerce is here to act as a liaison to filmmakers looking to use Dawson County as a potential location. From small segments, music video, commercials or feature films, we are here to help make your production run as smoothly as possible. Our skilled and knowledgeable staff are here to:

• Provide location assistance
• Act as a liaison to local businesses and city/county officials
• Provide information on how to find local professional services needed
• Assist in housing of cast and crew

Located about an hour north of Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson airport and directly off a main artery, Highway 400, we are an ideal spot for whatever your project entails.

Dawson County is a Georgia a camera-ready location.

If you are interested in filming in Dawson County, Georgia, please contact us at: 706-265-6278.

Dawson County Chamber of Commerce
44 Commerce Drive
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Phone: 706-265-6278
Contact : Brenda Mason,
Contact : Christie Moore,

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