The Christmas presents are all opened. The family has left. Maybe you got a new TV or at least an iTunes gift card. So, if you haven't had to head back to work yet and have found yourself with time on your hands, put on your Santa hat and get comfy with these recommendations:
While many look for to New Year's Eve festivities at night, the Fernbank Museum of Natural History will have a celebration appropriate for the entire family.
Following the celebration of Christmas Day, the Sautee Nacoochee Center will host its monthly contra dance Saturday, Dec. 27.
After the gift-giving is over and children are already bored with their toys in a 24-hour period, SnowWorld at Lanier Islands offers some outdoor activities with a wintery feel.
This holiday season, walk off the extra slice of pie with a heart-pumping hike.
While many people will ring in the New Year with friends and family, visitors to Habersham Community Theater will welcome 2015 with Elvis Presley.
Participants young and old are prepared to jump in the frigid waters of Lake Lanier at the 18th annual Polar Bear Plunge at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue on 3105 Clarks Bridge Road.
You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, Comet and Cupid and Donner and Blitzen. But do you recall, the most famous reindeer of all?
The timeless classic feature a mean "humbug" of a man, three ghosts and a special boy named Tiny Tim will take its place on stage once again this holiday season.
The Knights Chamber Orchestra from New York and the University of Georgia Hodgson Singers along with four professional soloists will combine their talents for a rare complete performance of Handel's Messiah.
More than 122 years ago, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was commissioned by the director of Russia's Imperial Theatre to compose the score for "The Nutcracker," using a libretto adapted from E. T. A. Hoffman's The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.
A world-traveling exhibit of Japanese studio ceramics is making a two-month stop at the Piedmont College Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art in Demorest.
Christmas is a week away, but some are already handing out gifts.
Since Sam Raynor was young, she knew she wanted to make people smile with her artwork.
Theatrical Outfit in Atlanta continues its "Season of Compassion" with the uplifting musical "The Gifts of the Magi" and storytelling event "A Christmas Memory," which explores the compassion needed and realized when people really love each other and can triumphantly navigate adversity.
With the theme "Blues with Feeling," visitors to the Folk Pottery Museum on Saturday will view pottery by White County potter Edwin Meaders featuring his famous blue roosters in rare multi-headed varieties. It will also showcase his earliest wood-fired work and numerous decorated functional pieces.
With plans to throw their daughter a perfect wedding, the play "One Slight Hitch" shows how with one ring of a doorbell chaos can ensue.
Look out! Little Red is ridin' into your 'hood, the Three Little Pigs are hamming it up and the Big Bad Wolf is working double time in this twisted tangle of tales.
A new year leads to a new round of Evenings of Intimate Jazz, sponsored by The Arts Council. And launching the 18th season will be the Jaimee Paul Trio.