Helen Arts & Heritage Center's upcoming show "Sights and Sounds of Summer" features work by painter Mary Ellen Rand and potter Nannette Johnson and starts with a reception at 5 p.m. Thursday, July 19.
An upcoming race through downtown Gainesville will not only pay homage to an important piece of legislation, it will also help individuals with disabilities lead more complete and independent lives.
The Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center is opening a new traveling exhibit, which will run until Oct. 15, titled "Crime Lab Detective." It's a fun way to highlight a number of crucial elements of the scientific process. Crime Lab Detective takes visitors into the popular world of crime labs and detective work.
There's still time to get tickets to Sunday's benefit jam aimed at saving Dawsonville's historic Pool Room.
An annual juried exhibition of art created by the best students in the Department of Visual Arts at North Georgia College & State University is in its final month, and will remain open through July 30.
The Play On Players, a college project collaboration between college theater majors Carly Berg and Haden Rider, plan to hold auditions Aug. 13 for young actors ages 8 to 18 who are interested in landing a performance spot at the national Junior Theater Festival. The festival is scheduled to take place January 2013 in Atlanta.
The Gainesville Theatre Alliance has announced a new theatrical season that begins this fall with well-loved and new titles, both classical and contemporary for theatergoers in North Georgia.
The Arts Council will present "16-Love" as part of its annual summer Movies on the Green series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 13 at The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center.
If you're looking to learn more about the "old maids of Murrayville" or the first automobile in Banks County, you may or may not get the answers you seek during Saturday's "Celebrations: ARTS ALIVE" radio broadcast.
This summer's production of "Headwaters: Didja Hear?" asks the question: What's it like to live in this goodly portion of beautiful Northeast Georgia? The answers often are surprising.
Families near and far may have celebrated Independence Day Wednesday, but on Sunday, the Northeast Georgia History Center will give background on the local impact of the war that garnered our freedom.
The hallowed ground for hikers across America is celebrating its diamond jubilee.
This past weekend local band BlueBilly Grit took first place in the nationally renowned Telluride Bluegrass Competition in southwest Colorado.
When the beginning of a new month rolled around Sunday, that meant one thing - time to head downtown for First Friday.
The Crawford Long Museum and Shields Ethridge Heritage Farm offers a combined tour day on select Thursdays for groups to more discover two of Jackson County's gems.
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.
Radio stars of the 1940s and early 1950s will be honored during an upcoming performance of "On the Air" at the Cumming Playhouse.
Having the first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certified building in Gwinnett County, The Environmental and Heritage Center plans to highlights its sustainable features with a Build It Green event.
"Revien" means "to return" and that is what two members of the Revien Trio will do when they perform in an upcoming concert at Piedmont College.
As the dreary and drab months of winter settle in, the Sautee Nacoochee Center galleries are brightening up their space with sparkling, dazzling jewelry.