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Retired astronomy teacher acts as guide on planetary tour

To commemorate the exploration of Pluto by the New Horizons spacecraft and the 46th anniversary of the first crewed moon landing, residents may take a tour of the solar system in Gainesville.

July 17, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Kids catch rays, fish at Smithgall Woods in Helen

Dropping a line in a lake is a popular pastime for many men, women and children in Northeast Georgia thanks to the proximity of Lake Lanier. But not everyone knows about the rite of passage.

July 17, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Whirl and twirl your dance partner in Sautee Nacoochee

Described as "sassy with a little edge" and "suitably weird," Eric the Cat will entertain contra dancers at the monthly event Saturday, July 25, in Sautee Nacoochee.

July 17, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Runners mark silver anniversary of Americans with Disabilities with a race

To mark the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, many runners plan to race in the 14th annual ADA Memorial 5-kilometer race.

July 17, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Scotty McCreery croons Friday in Smithgall garden

Scotty McCreery burst onto the national music scene in 2011 at age 17, quickly establishing himself as one of country music's hottest new stars, following his win on "American Idol" in its 10th season.

July 17, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Costumed pirates play poker on Lake Lanier

More than 90 seafarers will climb aboard their boats for the annual Pirates of Lanier Poker Run 2015 on Lake Lanier.

July 17, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Gainesville native Amy Henderson sings for cancer research

Great music? Check. A great time? Check. All to support a great cause? Check, check and check.

July 17, 2015 | CAROLINE WATTS For Get Out | Get Out top stories


Shakespeare fools with fairies

With fairies romping through the woods and causing havoc on humans, many theatergoers will be unable to stay away from the New American Shakespeare Tavern for its production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

July 16, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Center for Puppetry Arts presents program for patrons with autism

As many children may enjoin the sights and sounds a puppetry play, those with autism spectrum disorder may not experience the common event in the same.

July 16, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


40 Hollywood movie stills grace gallery

In celebration of 40 years of Art in Downtown Athens, the rotating exhibition, "Forty of Something, Collections from our Community" has renewed its appeal at the Lyndon House Arts Center.

July 16, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Crowd to soak in Gershwin sounds

Thirteen Capitol City Opera singers are rehearing to perform the most well-known Broadway compositions for this year's On the Light Side fundraiser.

July 16, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Children learn to act in Atlanta Workshop Players camp

Young thespians wanting to hone their talent for a shot in Hollywood or on Broadway may earn extra training from the pros.

July 09, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Holly Theater to present 'Footloose' musical

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Auntie Q performs with many friends in Sautee

Smashing together a songstress, choreographer and thespians will produce "A Variety Show Gone Astray" as the famous Auntie Q comes to a Northeast Georgia town.

July 09, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Braselton shows 'To Kill a Mockingbird' under the stars at city park

As publicity swirls around the soon-to-be published book by acclaimed author Harper Lee, the Braselton Visitors Bureau will present the movie based on her first book, "To Kill A Mockingbird."

July 09, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


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Flash back to music memories with Back in Time

Sometimes one song is all it takes to bring back a flood of good memories of times gone by.

July 30, 2015 | BY CAROLINE WATTS For Get Out | Get Out top stories


Jackson County firefighters, deputies face off for charity

Area policemen and firefighters will face off in the age-old test of strength: tug of war.

July 30, 2015 | Colin Ochs | Get Out top stories


Contra dancers to focus on adding ‘flourishes’ to their moves

Two "possums" from the Virginia family band, Toss the Possum, are headed to Sautee to play a special Sunday afternoon contra dance Aug. 9, as ...

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Engines rev at inaugural auto show in Laurel Park

Lovers of two- and four-wheeled vehicles will be in hog heaven Saturday as many motorists roll their prized automobiles into town for a car show.

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Young window cleaner rises to new height

Based on a humorous book from 1952, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" will entertain theatergoers for the next two weekends in Clarkesville.

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Adults may experience a ‘Naughty Night’ at Holly Theater in downtown Dahlonega

Suggestive scenes of a risky nature will be the name of the game at Holly Theater.

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


First-timers tour Smithgall Woods State Park from comfort of a van

Ever wonder about the sites to see inside the Smithgall Woods State Park in Helen? Well, you can wander in the woods without walking.

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


New exhibit on display in Sautee Nacoochee Center's twin galleries

In 2008, the Sautee Nacoochee Center exhibited pieces in a black and white collection for its visitors. Following its popularity, the gallery committee decided to ...

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


National Geographic looks at humanoid machines in movie

This summer, moviegoers at Fernbank Museum of Natural History will get to know a new generation of machines in the new giant-screen film presented by ...

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Soul Asylum to headline Suwanee Wing Festival

The wings aren't the only flavorful things at Suwanee's August Concert & Wing Festival on Aug. 8.

July 30, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Full Moon parties light up shore

Known for its beach-themed drinks and dishes, lakeside breezes and panoramic views, Sunset Cove Beach Café and Club at Georgia's Lanier Islands will host ...

July 30, 2015 | | Get Out top stories


Atlanta Ballet extends its reach with Wabi Sabi

With the Atlanta Ballet Company cemented to its fall to early spring schedule as well as its stage for performances, veteran dancer John Welker felt ...

July 23, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


International Ballet showcases students, professionals Friday

Original ballet work set to the harmonious music of Franz Shubert followed by the grand pas of Tchaikovsky's heart wrenching Swan Lake will grace ...

July 23, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


Elvis lives at Big E Festival

If you're craving a peanut butter and banana sandwich, a Moonpie or a taste of late king of rock 'n' roll, the 12th Big ...

July 23, 2015 | Elise Perkins | Get Out top stories


‘Drunks’ play at Grant Street

Drawing on country music's longstanding tradition of the song being king, Drunk on the Wind crafts stripped-down, earthy narratives steeped in a sense of ...

July 23, 2015 | Times staff reports | Get Out top stories


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