A much-loved tradition is once again visiting the streets of downtown Flowery Branch.
Eastern cultural will descend upon the banks of Lake Lanier as the Atlanta Dragon Boat Festival launches its competition Saturday in Gainesville.
The award-winning songwriters of the South are back in town again.
Inspired by the death of the "Match King," Ivar Kreuger, the Gainesville High School Theatre will produce "The Night of January 16th" next week.
Palate-pleasing food, a musical interlude and a fundraising auction will fill "A Night of Laughter" for Habitat for Humanity of Hall County this weekend.
Elachee Science Center's most popular annual event will be downright cold-blooded again this year.
Sporting the new name Pink & Blue Dash, the former Angel Babies 5-kilometer race and memory walk will take off down the street Sunday afternoon.
Two Gainesville natives are set to make a joyful noise when they return home Sept. 20.
The small town of Clermont will be filled with an array of activities for the next two weekends as an outdoor concert this week precedes the annual Clermont Days next week.
Almost 65 artists will adorn Gainesville's historic downtown square with pottery and paintings while dancers and musicians will entertain visitors to the 11th annual Art in the Square.
Are you craftier than a Boy Scout?
The Quinlan Visual Arts Center is calling all artists for a plein air (or open air) painting event in the city of Flowery Branch, in partnership with the LakeView Art Center. All artists are invited to participate; there is no fee for participation.
The Dahlonega community is offering garden enthusiasts the opportunity to hear nationally recognized, multimedia personality Erica Glasener, who will speak at Dahlonega Park and Recreation, 365 Riley Road, at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 8. The Georgia Mountains Master Gardeners organization is hosting Glasener for a lecture on "Designing a Garden for Four Seasons." This event is free to the public with refreshments being served.
Soldiers, sword fights, the Huns and a dragon all culminate around the ancient tale of a young Chinese girl named Mulan.
The third annual Soggy Doggy Pool Party will be Sunday, Sept. 7, in the Splash Zone at the Frances Meadows Aquatic Center in Gainesville.
God loves all creatures great and small, including the animals.
The Pups in the Park Dog Show will entertain participants with a variety of lively events and activities designed to put a smile on your face as well as Fido's.
"Do you want to have fun? How's about a few laughs?"
Local professional musicians will put their talents to use for the Gainesville Sinfonietta 2014 this Sunday in Flowery Branch.
Hike through the great outdoors with historical beings at your side, figuratively that is.
Elachee's biggest fundraising event of the year, the Starlight Adventure Benefit Auction, is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at Elachee Nature Science Center.
The romance of an orphaned peasant girl and the rich city boy whom she saves from death will be revived in the one-act musical "Once on this Island" at Gainesville High School.
UGA Invasive Species Coordinator Karan Rawlins will be the guest presenter at a Georgia Mountains Master Gardeners' meeting this month.
Rain or shine, runners and walkers alike can hit the pavement in Choices Pregnancy Care Center's inaugural 5K Run/Walk next weekend.
Quilting takes time, practice and a trained eye, and more than 75 pieces will show off the handcrafted works in Dawson County this month.
Pieces of fabric carefully intertwined create a colorful quilt full of expression while the inspiration springing from children's minds covers paper and canvas.
Aspiring artists may throw clay or design their personal journals through two classes with the Helen Arts & Heritage Council.
Denise Weimer, author of the popular Georgia Gold Series linking the state's coast and mountains in the mid-1800s, will sign copies of all four historical fiction novels from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 11 during the Mule Camp Market Festival.
Ever wanted to go to Germany? For the next month, it's possible to do just that without having to cross the ocean.