All across the country, state parks are inviting families and friends to start the New Year with a "First Day Hike" and a commitment to healthy living.
Apparently, some things in life - like select movie screenings at The Holly Theater - really are free.
Most people would associate taking a dip in Lake Lanier with warm summer days. But that's not the case for the Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club and members of the community who plan to participate in the Polar Bear Swim, scheduled for Saturday.
Downtown Dahlonega will be ringing in the New Year, "Hobohemian"-style.
Georgia may be famous for its peaches, but the city of Cornelia will be celebrating New Year's Eve by focusing on another fruit.
The people census was held in 2010 to determine who moved where and in what numbers. Now it's the birds' turn.
Now that Christmas has come and gone, a lot of folks are probably wondering what to do with that live tree that stood so elegantly in the living room.
Cedar Hill Enrichment Center staff have found a reflective way to celebrate the longest night of the year.
The Crimson Moon Café in Dahlonega is hosting a unique and creative fundraiser on Friday. The café will play stage to anyone who wants to sing a Christmas carol in honor of someone who has suffered from or been taken by cancer.
A local radio show is bringing a different perspective to the holiday season.
If you enjoy musical productions like "Guys and Dolls" and "How to Succeed in Business," then you'll probably enjoy the Habersham Community Theater's presentation of "Heart and Soul" on Dec. 31.
A holiday service steeped in history has found a home at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.
To celebrate the opening of acclaimed filmmaker Cameron Crowe's movie "We Bought a Zoo," Chestatee Wildlife Preserve will be at the Dawsonville 400 Stadium Cinemas 10 from 2-7 p.m. on Friday.
The J.A. Walters YMCA will be host to a special, "Cookies with Santa" open house on Dec. 16. The open house is from noon until 3 p.m. It will feature light snacks, carolers and a live nativity scene along with family games. Cookies with Santa will begin at 4 p.m. and conclude at 6. During that time, kids will not only have the opportunity to share a snack with the jolly one, they'll also be ...
The Holly Theater in Dahlonega gives a lot to the community with various theatrical and musical performances throughout the year. Now is the time of year when the community can give back to the beloved landmark with the "Have a Holly Holiday" fundraiser for the Holly Endowment.
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.
Rabun County will see runners, decorators, marchers and Santa invade their stores and streets during a smattering of activities the first two weeks of the holiday shopping season.
Country music singer John Berry will bring his annual Christmas tour to Riverside Academy on Tuesday night to benefit the Gainesville nonprofit organization Challenged Child and Friends.
North Georgia residents can celebrate "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year" with the Northwinds Symphonic Band on Tuesday.
Christmas shoppers may fill their bags with items to stuff into stockings at the Helen's sixth annual Christkindlmarkt on Nov. 29 through Dec. 1 and Dec. 7-8.
Gwinnett County's longest-running original theatrical holiday tradition combines the sentimentality of a television variety special with the high energy of a USO show.
This holiday season, Fernbank Museum of Natural History features several ways to celebrate. The museum's holiday programming includes the annual Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Traditions Around the World exhibition, a Winter Wonderland Celebration Day and Holly Jolly Film Fest, to name a few.
With roots in pure country coming from Johnny Cash and Terry Clark colliding with classic rock influences of Heart and Aerosmith, Hannah Thomas has a unique sound in the music industry.
Celebrate Thanksgiving weekend under the stars with the animals at the North Georgia Zoo in Cleveland.
The city of Dahlonega doesn't just celebrate the Christmas season on Dec. 25. Instead the town adorns itself in tinsel and organizes activities all month long in an Old Fashion Christmas.