The Holly Theater in Dahlonega will host performances of "Pump Boys and Dinettes" on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 9.
Ordinarily you wouldn't pair insects with food, but that's exactly what folks are doing for the eighth annual Flowery Branch Car Show and Chili Cook-off.
Not many artists can say that Ray Charles produced their debut album, but Rita Graham owns those bragging rights.
One of Gainesville's most popular art events returns this weekend as the city hosts the eighth annual Art in the Square Festival.
Clermont officials have found a way to wrap up a 5K race, parade and concert into one neat package: Clermont Days.
Suwanee Day, the Gwinnett town's annual "celebration of community" festival, is set for Sept. 17 at Town Center Park.
The classic children's tale "James and the Giant Peach" comes to Gainesville this month in a WonderQuest production.
Organist Stephen C. Price will perform at 4 p.m. Sept. 18 on the Sewell Pipe Organ in the Piedmont College Chapel in Demorest.
Two local high school art teachers will display their works at an exhibit opening Monday in Dahloenga.
DAHLONEGA - The annual Fall International Film Festival opens next week at North Georgia College & State University with the first of five movies.
ATHENS - The UGA Performing Arts Center opens its 2011-2012 season at 8 p.m. Sept. 20 in the Fine Arts Theatre with a fast-paced performance by the Reduced Shakespeare Company in the new comedy, "The Complete World of Sports (abridged)."
Northeast Georgia History Center staff are busy striking up the band in preparation for this weekend's Patriotic Concert.
This weekend, the Athens-based Packway Handle band will bring its interpretation of bluegrass music to the stage in Dahlonega.
Len Palmer-Davis does everything she can to support America's men and women in uniform. For the second year in a row, the Hall County resident and mother of three sons active-duty in the Army has organized a motorcycle ride to benefit the Pillows for Patriots program. The ride will take place Saturday, Sept. 10, and Palmer-Davis looks to the community for help in supporting the troops. "The ride is for our soldiers. If not for ...
Doctors often are judged by their bedside manners, but Tuesday they will be critiqued for something else: their ability to entertain.
Northeast Georgia and surrounding areas are gaining recognition as a rapidly rising region for the production of local and sustainable foods. The 2013 Georgia Mountains Farm Tour will showcase some of the farms, farmers, markets, community gardens and restaurants making local food across the region.
Toccoa resident Rachel Watson is the featured artist in the "Dreamworks" exhibit at the Helen Arts & Heritage Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, in Helen.
ALICATS Dance & Music will perform its 10th annual spring recital "Decade of Dance" this weekend in Hosch Theater, 429 Academy St. NE, at Brenau University in Gainesville. Dancers and students from toddlers to grandparents will participate in the recital celebrating the last decade of dance.
Four new exhibits will kick off their debut with a free opening reception from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center in Gainesville.
Macon Symphony Orchestra principal flutist Candace Keach will present "Americana," a recital of music for Native American and Asian wooden flutes, silver flutes and singing bowls at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Buford First United Methodist Church, 285 E. Main St., in Buford. Pennsylvanian Russell Ferrara will accompany Keach on the classical guitar and synthesizer enabled guitars.
Flotilla 29 of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Lake Lanier, will have a one-day, seven-lesson "About boating safely" course Saturday, June 15.
The enchanted world of Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr. will appear on stage June 14-15 and June 21-23 at Holly Theater in Dahlonega.
To share insight into the music, art, food and dance of the black culture, the Gainesville-Hall County Black History Society is hosting a free Juneteenth Festival from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Midtown Greenway and Park, 682 Grove St., behind the new Public Safety Complex in Gainesville.
Participants can learn to build their own inexpensive outdoor oven for baking pizza and breads with natural and reclaimed materials at a comprehensive one-day cob oven construction workshop.
World-class musicians will bring their talents to the University of North Georgia in June for the second annual North Georgia Chamber Music Festival, with performances in Cumming, Dahlonega and Gainesville.
Peggie Hoskins with Soulshine Band will kick off the Summer MusicFest followed by Movies on the Green on Thursday, June 13, in Gainesville.
The Mitch Farmer June Jam charity concert featuring bands and songwriting jam sessions will be from 5-10 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center, 1855 Calvary Church Road, in Gainesville.
Braselton's popular "Movies Under the Stars'" series begins anew Saturday night with the animated adventure "Escape from Planet Earth."
Question: After more than 38 years as a band, how have you managed to stay together and produce more songs?
The third annual "An Evening With Dailey & Vincent" will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at the University of North Georgia campus gym in Dahlonega. Auditorium doors open at 6 p.m. at 130 Georgia Circle in Dahlonega.