Tiger is a town in Rabun County, Georgia, United States. The population was 316 at the 2000 census. Tiger was incorporated in 1904.
There are two popular legends as to the derivation of the town's name: the first is that it was named after a Cherokee chief named Tiger Tail, while the second (and more likely) story is that the name originated from the cry of roaming panthers.
The most prominent attractions in Tiger, GA include the Tiger Drive-In Theater, Tiger Mountain Vineyards, and Stone Creek Vineyards.