ATLANTA - Atlanta Ballet presents the North American premiere of famed British choreographer David Bintley's "Carmina Burana" on April 12 through April 14 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Performances will feature the Georgia State University Singers and Atlanta Ballet Orchestra performing Carol Orff's score alongside the Atlanta Ballet dancers.
The annual Brenau Collaborative opens Saturday, April 13, with an array of art from many different disciplines displayed in the Senior Final Projects and Portfolio Exhibit, a live fashion show featuring fashion design senior collections and a juried exhibition of undergraduate work.
The J.A. Walters Family YMCA will hold a 5K road race and Fun Run to benefit its Partners of Youth scholarship program at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at 2455 Howard Road, in Gainesville.
There is still time to sign up for the fourth annual "Run with the Lions, Walk with the Cubs" 5K Family Fun Run, which will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at the Piedmont College Swanson Center parking lot in Demorest.
As part of worldwide celebrations commemorating the flight of Yuri Gagarin, the first human in space, on April 12, 1961, a Telescopes in the Park event will be from 7:45 to 9:45 p.m. Friday at Sardis Creek Park, off Antioch Church Road, in Gainesville.
ATHENS - The UGA Performing Arts Center will present the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in the second annual Arch Chamber Music Festival at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 13, and 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14, in Hodgson Concert Hall.
More than 500 people are registered for the sixth annual Chamber Chase 5K and 2-mile Wellness Walk on Thursday, April 18, at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.
The Hall County Spring Plant Expo is set for this weekend, Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6.
"New Beginnings," and The Art of the Faberge Egg & Spring Beauty Fine Art Exhibition, will be on display at the Bowen Center for the Arts from April 5-27.
The award-winning University of North Georgia Golden Eagle Band will bring its unique musical and visual program to Riverside Military Academy at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, in the Curtis Hall gymnasium at the school.
The Byron Herbert Reece Farm and Heritage Center will reopen for public visitation on Thursday, April 4.
The long-running popular musical "Brigadoon" will be performed April 5-21 at the Holly Theater in Dahlonega.
Prepare Basketball Clinic, Flowery Branch. 10:30 a.m. to noon. Saturdays. Mulberry Creek Community Center, 4491 JM Turk Road, Flowery Branch. Ages 6-17. $20 per session. 770-965-7140 or 678-588-2111.
The Georgia Tech Office of the Arts continues the 2012-2013 Ferst Center Presents series with "Reinventing Radio: An Evening with Ira Glass" at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 6.
Flowery Branch native Lindsey Brakhage, a vocal performance major at Piedmont College, will present her senior recital at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 6, in the Chapel at the college's Center for Worship and Music in Demorest.
Goods from more than 80 merchants from six states will pack the Gainesville Civic Center to help local residents check off their holiday shopping lists.
While young trick-or-treaters take over towns Friday night, residents 21 and older can steal away to the North Georgia mountains after Halloween to sip some spirits at the second annual Unicoi Wine Festival.
Students at Piedmont College are planning to scare Demorest residents in some favorite ways.
What's more American than a cowboy fighting for the love of farm girl who is also sought after by an unsavory ranch hand? The answer lies in the Gainesville Theatre Alliance's newest production.
More than 20 wild characters will fling back the curtains from their homes and let theater-goers see the hilarity of living in a small town.
Finding functional as well as decorative party pieces perfect for the home sometimes proves to be a difficult task. But learning to make those pieces will solve the problem.
While Christmas is eight weeks away, those wanting to create homemade crafts for the house can try out a craft class in Sautee Nacoochee.
Singing without music is a talent one group excels at and plans to show off in concert.
Internationally known soprano, Indra Thomas, will open the 2014-2015 Marvelous Music Concert Series next weekend at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.
Fresh off his debut at the Grand Ole Opry, country singer John King returns home for a Nov. 2 concert at Piedmont College called "Homegrown."
Notes of "Sing Unto Zion: The Brahms Requiem" will rise and fall in tempo as the Voices of North Georgia performs its fall concert.
Every Halloween for almost 20 years, children have descended on downtown Gainesville for Trick-or-Treat on the Square and this year will be no different.
Among the numerous festivals budding across Flowery Branch this fall season, the LakeView Art Center will hold the annual 'Fall in Love with Art' festival Nov. 1.
A festival filled with vintage, salvage and rustic treasures will occupy downtown Braselton for a three-day festivity.
First comes the arrival of fall, starting with the official date followed by the dropping temperature. Next is the arrival of many fall festivals and the city of Cornelia is no different.