January 23, 2016 are the dates for the 29th Annual Rabun Rendezvous to be held by the Rabun Chapter of Trout Unlimited at the “New” Dillard House Conference Center, located behind the Dillard House in Dillard, Georgia. Everyone who is interested in protecting our cold water resources, including their families, friends, and all who love clean, cold streams, trout, and trout fishing.
The social begin about 5 o’clock PM folks will start gathering to
“pick the pig” and enjoy the rocking chairs on the porch of the
Conference Center. There will be snack trays of cheeses, crackers,
veggies with dips, and fruits. Soft drinks and ice will be available. If
you want something stronger, better bring it yourself. (BYOB).
There will also be a fire inside to warm your buns. The Foxfire Boys
with their famous bluegrass music will begin at 5 pm. Dinner choices are
fish, chicken, and pork with all the side dishes and desserts that have
made the Dillard House so famous will be served about 6:30. It’s a
serve yourself buffet, so you will not leave hungry. The cost is $33 for
adults, $25 for those under age 15. Cash, checks, VISA, or MasterCard.
They don’t do advanced tickets; just pay at the door.
The Dillard House has set special rates for rooms starting at $69
(plus tax) for those who call and tell them you’re attending the Trout
Unlimited Rabun Rendezvous. Call 706-746-5348 or toll free at
1-800-541-0671. Check out the Dillard House website here. Also Mountain
Aire Cottages on North Main Street in Clayton is giving special rates
for TU folks. Call them at 706-782-9568. You can view their website