In a world overflowing with gidgets and gadgets, sometimes it's nice to get back to the basics.
Fans of folk art won't want to miss this weekend's Folk Fest exhibit at the North Atlanta Trade Center in Norcross.
Most folks in these parts are familiar with Chief Whitepath's cabin exhibit at the Northeast Georgia History Center, but this week, visitors will be able to submerse themselves even more in Native American culture.
Captain Planet may have been a cartoon character, but this weekend, Smithgall Woods State Park visitors will have the opportunity to walk in his environmental protection footsteps.
Herbs, those mystical, magical, wild, exotic plants from around the world have been the currency of kings, the pharmacy of healers and the delight of cooks from the dawn of time.
There may have been different faces cast over the years, but for two decades members of the Georgia Mountain Players have performed "Smoke on the Mountain" to sold-out audiences.
This weekend, it's all about the bass.
It would probably be impossible to pinpoint what it is about big trucks that fascinates small children. Whether it's the sirens, shiny paint or sheer size - children love them.
The recent tragedy on Lake Lanier will bring together four counties this weekend.
If you're eager for a taste of the grape this weekend, the Dahlonega Wine Trail may be for you.
Alternative rock band Vertical Horizon will be the featured performer in Suwanee's free annual summer concert Saturday, Aug. 11.
The Peach State Mounted Shooters are saddled up and ready to wrangle a few prizes this weekend during the Bulldog Double Point Brawl and the Double Point Yellow Jacket Attack.
A new pottery exhibit will open Friday at the Sautee Nacoochee Center in White County.
If your muse seems to be ever elusive these days, you just might find it down at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center on Friday afternoons.
Didn't make it to the beach this summer? Don't worry, the beach is coming to you. Well, the music at least.
While many residents may remain cooped inside their homes, the Bowen for the Arts Center in Dawsonville is coaxing some out of doors and into a creative state of minds with a mixture of art workshops in Dawsonville.
When you think of parades, brightly colored costumes and parties this time of year, Mardi Gras may come to mind. But instead of Mardi Gras, think Fasching.
Unique chocolate delicacies will be in the public eye as the first-ever "Chocolate Walk" begins in downtown Braselton.
A smooth, soothing voice meets powerful music and philanthropy when John McDermott takes the stage for many of his concerts. Now McDermott, once a member of the famed Irish Tenors and multi-platinum recording artist, will bring his range of hymns, traditional songs and contemporary music to Gainesville.
Born into a musically inclined family, Rodrigo Rodriguez began playing guitar very early in his life. In fact, the Quito, Ecuador, native recorded his first album at age 12.
Garrison Keillor, host of the long-running radio program "A Prairie Home Companion," will indulge North Georgia residents with an evening of his hypnotic storytelling this month.
Ranging from the Renaissance era through the present Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi's repertoire affirms her keen interest in new music.
Sesame Street has been on television for 45 years and Fernbank Museum of Natural History plans to mark the anniversary with a party.
Step into another time and place and learn how to be a colonial blacksmith, paddle a Native American canoe or churn butter like an American pioneer at the Environmental and Heritage Center.
A warm and welcoming event filled with stories of local lore and a free dinner is in store for the Sautee Nacoochee community.
While Meryl Streep and Emily Blunt star in the movie version, the Spartan Players of West Hall High School will perform the stage version "Into the Woods" next week.
Here comes the Bridal Expo.
A reception for Japanese ceramics artist Ohi Toshio will mark the end of the two-month stay of the exhibit at the Piedmont College Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art.
Georgia residents may jump into the world of watercrafts and fishing Jan. 15-18 at the Progressive Insurance Atlanta Boat Show in the Georgia World Congress Center.
Sometimes, without even trying, you find yourself becoming a part of history.