The Gold Museum Historic Site in Dahlonega is preparing to host another night of fun and history with the Gold Museum After Dark session Tuesday night.
ATHENS - The UGA Performing Arts Center will present the State Ballet Theatre of Russia in two performances of "Romeo and Juliet" at 8 p.m. on Jan. 17 and 18 in the Fine Arts Theatre located at 255 Baldwin St. in Athens.
Feel dumb when it comes to smartphones? Although it's hard to remember a time without cellphones and computers, keeping up with the ever-changing technological landscape isn't easy for everyone. To help area seniors keep the pace, the Mulberry Creek Community Center will host Active Generation Technology Tutoring from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 26. The class is being lead by experts from Best Buy of Gainesville. The event at ...
The City of Cornelia is getting an early start on its celebrations for Black History Month, which is recognized nationally in February.
Area talent goes on display in the annual Art from Georgia Schools exhibit.
Ever wondered how a lump of clay becomes a beautiful work of art? This week, ceramics artists Derek Hambly and Rose Esson-Dawson are demonstrating their technique for students in the Piedmont College art studio.
Good news for young astronauts in the making. The Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center is extending the "Living In Space" exhibit until March 3.
Rumors usually have a negative connotation. But when playwright Neil Simon started one, it turned out to be hilarious.
Baritone Matthew Markham and pianist Wei-En Hsu will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 6 in the Piedmont College Chapel in Demorest.
It's high time for a dose of good medicine. Mountain medicine, that is. The Mountain Music and Medicine Show is scheduled to return Jan. 7 to the Holly Theater in Dahlonega. This unique blend of music and theater was created and based in Dahlonega, and the show stays true to its roots. Six times a year, it is performed at the Holly. "What we do is present our radio show that showcases local musical talent, ...
Alex Hall may be young, but his musical resume hold its own against performers twice his age. For the last several years, the 17-year-old Gainesville resident has been busy writing songs, performing live and opening shows for artists like Frankie Ballard and Bucky Covington. He's also mentored younger musicians through First Verse, an after-school program for students interested in songwriting. It was created by members of the John Jarrard Foundation. Although he spends a lot ...
Grab your hats and put on your boots because it's time for bull riding in Gainesville. The Southeastern Championship Bull Riding returns to the Georgia Mountains Center this weekend for an 18th year. Southeastern Championship Bull Riding promoter and clown Bryan Hope said the organization is excited to return. "We've had a great turnout in the past, and I think this is something that the people around Gainesville really look forward to," Hope said. Hope ...
If you close your eyes and try to visualize Santa Claus or the New Year's baby, chances are the image in your head would match the ones created by commercial illustrator, J.C. Leyendecker.
The Oaks at Lanier Charter Career Academy is seeking works from artists ages 8 through adult to display on campus. As part of The Oaks' 2012 Art Showcase, the academy will highlight works by local artists and students attending educational institutions in the greater Hall County area. Specific categories of interest include painting, pastels, drawing, photography and digital art. Works may be submitted in suitable frames, wired and ready for hanging (no glass). Works ...
The lineup of musicians is set for the 16th annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival on April 21-22 in Dahlonega.
Charles Dickens' classic tale "A Christmas Carol" will be performed at Habersham Theater in Clarkesville.
More than 100 singers will don costumes and climb into an ornately decorated stage in the shape of a Christmas tree to perform the annual "Living Christmas Tree" concert this weekend.
Cornelia residents may create magical holiday memories through an abundance of activities Friday night at the Community House and in Cornelia City Park.
In the spirit of the original "Hee Haw" television variety show, the children at Corner-Stone Church are performing an original Christmas musical titled "A Hee Haw Christmas."
After playing festivals throughout the South including the inaugural North Georgia Bluegrass Jam at the Habersham Mill Complex in Clarkesville, BlueBilly Grit will return to Grant Street Music Room for a Saturday night performance.
The Sautee Nacoochee Community Chorale celebrates 25 years of performing with its annual holiday concerts all weekend long.
Gainesville children may have more than just the brief time to talk with Santa when sitting on his lap thanks to the Gainesville Phoenix Woman's Club and the Hall County Parks and Recreation department.
Eagle Wings Production presents Beth Henley's 1981 Pulitzer-Prize winner, "Crimes of the Heart" this week at Chestatee High School.
Gainesville residents may feast on the sounds of Italy during "An Italian Christmas" at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.
Regardless of which church you attend, it's likely you have heard the story behind the Christmas season. But some people need reminding.
Singing portions of Handel's "Messiah," the Voices of North Georgia will perform "Unto Us a Child is Born!" along with several other new and old winter songs.
Gainesville's most iconic thoroughfare will close down Sunday, making way for the annual holiday parade and community celebration, Christmas on Green Street.
Whether it is spent sitting around a Christmas tree sipping hot cocoa or outside pelting each other with snowballs, the holidays are a time to celebrate with loved ones and reminisce about past festivities. This year, Gainesville Ballet is celebrating its past with its 40th anniversary season and a rendition of "The Nutcracker."
Children and their parents may create Christmas decorations Sunday at the Northeast Georgia History Center in Gainesville.
"Mame," the Tony award-winning musical that played on Broadway for 1,508 performances, will be the Christmas musical at the Holly Theater this month.