Travelers are voting Chili Cookoff Festival as the best festival in Rome. There are 3 festivals in Smyrna a city just 100 km from Rome and 1 festival in Ellijay which is 108 km distant. The most popular of these are Spring Festival on Ponce in Smyrna and Lake Arrowhead Annual Spring Festival in Ellijay. You can find 11 festivals in Georgia and 121 festivals in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Georgia is National Grits Festival and Midwest Morel Fest is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of festivals in Rome.