Corn mazes aren't what they used to be - they're bigger and better than ever.
The Spokes for Speech bike ride fundraiser is set for Saturday, Oct. 8. The ride begins at 8 a.m. along a 20-, 40- or 60-mile route beginning and ending at North Hall High School, 4885 Mount Vernon Road in Gainesville. All riders receive a T-shirt and a goody bag. The cost is $35 per rider; all proceeds benefit the Northeast Georgia Speech Center. Register at 770-534-5141 or online. Riders under age 13 must ...
Fans of Big Band music won't want to miss the Glenn Miller Orchestra performing at 7 p.m. Oct. 11 in Hodgson Concert Hall at the UGA Performing Arts Center.
The Tiberius String Quartet from Romania will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6 at in the Piedmont College Chapel on Central Avenue in Demorest.
Comedian Joe Zimmerman will perform Oct. 7 at Buford Variety Theater. Named Charlotte's Comedian of the Year by Creative Loafing Magazine in 2006, he was nominated in 2009 by Rooftop Comedy for the Golden Shingle Award given to the most outstanding rising star in comedy. Tat year, Punchline Magazine called Zimmerman one of the top comics to emerge from the NC Comedy Arts Festival. Zimmerman tours with the Beards of Comedy, who recently recorded their ...
Families can experience farm life firsthand at the Touch a Tractor Family Event set for Oct. 8-9 at McDaniel Farm Park in Duluth.
Cyclists are gearing up for the third annual Good News for Gainesville benefit bike ride set for Oct. 1.
Photographers in Clarkesville will be in stride with others from all over the world as the city takes part in the Worldwide Photo Walk on Oct. 1.
Pet-lovers and their four-legged friends will soon converge on Laurel Park for a weekend of animal-inspired fun.
Some of the most popular works in theater history will be part of the Piedmont College Theatre's 2011-2012 season.
As a published author, Jack McDevitt knows a thing or two about "How to Get Your Work Rejected."
October brings more with it besides turning leaves and cooler temperatures. It also marks the fall Blue Sky Concert Series in downtown Gainesville.
Green Fest, an event full of fun and information about sustainability and the environment is set for 5-11 p.m. Sept. 29 at North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega.
The Atlanta Open Band will perform Oct. 1 at the Sautee Nacoochee Center's Contra Dance. The band, described as "a wall of sound," includes a range of musicians, both professional and amateur, performing old-time Appalachian and Celtic music. "One of the most important aspects of our Sautee dances is community," said Peter Bull, a lead coordinator of the dances. "At this dance, we'll have a community of musicians playing for a community ...
In the world of Elvis tribute artists, there are Kings and there are pretenders to the throne.
Spirit of Atlanta Drum & Bugle Corps will host the Red, White and Baby Blue Memorial Day Picnic on Sunday, May 26, on the campus of Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.
Music, storytelling and dance have long been celebrated traditions of Appalachia. Now a variety show with those three elements are part of "An Appalachian Evening" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at the Sautee Nacoochee Community Association Center Theater.
The 10th annual Gainesville Memorial Day parade will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, March 27, with a flyover from local pilot Tony Manzo, who will be flying his Boeing-made, bright yellow, P-17 Stearman biplane.
Various barbecue meats and sauces for the men. Jewelry and clothing for the women. A kid's zone for the children.
The Northwinds Symphonic Band will present the eighth annual Memorial Day concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 27, at First Baptist Church on Green Street in Gainesville.
Blending horns with a young rhythm section, Denver and the Mile High Orchestra will present the best of classic pop music and combine it with a more modern edge to bring a familiar, yet fresh sound to the "family-friendly" concert at 7 p.m. Friday, May 24, at Toccoa Falls College.
Hall County's annual JAKES (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics & Sportsmanship) Day will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Aurora Theatre closes its season with the Georgia premiere of "Lark Eden" by Natalie Symons through May 26.
In a revealing, no-squealing adaptation of Jon Scieszka's popular book, Alexander T. Wolf tells his side of the story from May 28 to June 9 at the Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring Street NW, in Atlanta.
The fifth annual Brenau Barbecue Championship - the university's annual fundraising event for scholarships - will kick off Memorial Day weekend on the college campus.
The North Georgia Chamber Symphony Inc. will perform four free concerts May 16 through May 18 in Dawsonville, Blairsville, Gainesville and Dahlonega.
The 10th annual Rock in the Spring concert will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Brenau University Amphitheatre, featuring the band Mid Life Crisis.
The Sautee Nacoochee Community Chorale will close out its 24th season in style with three concerts this weekend at Sautee Nacoochee Community Association Theater.
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About 1,500 butterflies will take flight for the first time to the delight of hundreds of children at the 17th annual Friends of the Parks Butterfly Release.