Inside a choral room at First Presbyterian Church on South Enota Drive, children clad in school uniforms and regular clothes, old and young alike, all gather around a piano. Their director, a woman in her early 20s, leads them through the highs and lows of several swelling hymns and upbeat songs most people know from childhood.
Hearing an old Indian tale that happens to be true is the focus of the Helen Arts & Heritage annual membership meeting Tuesday.
Two well-known Gainesville Theatre Alliance actors will tackle the Tony Award-winning musical "Red" by using a smaller more intimate theater to share the story of an artist's ambition and vulnerability as he tries to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting.
Discovering an ancient-looking arrowhead in your yard or finding a fossilized bone during a hike in the woods may excite most folks. But what if you could prove it is a Native American artifact?
An eclectic mix of rock, blues, folk, bluegrass and world music will echo throughout Starbridge Retreat in Lumpkin County as the 10th annual HemlockFest gets underway.
With temperatures continuing to drop, Braselton plans to ends its final movie in the park series with an family friendly action-adventure comedy.
The Dawson Community Chorale plans to kick off the holiday season this week with its annual winter concert.
In Brazil, Matuto is slang for country boy or bumpkin. But a New York City-based group of urbanized virtuosos has changed that.
Fresh off his debut at the Grand Ole Opry, country singer John King returns home for a Nov. 2 concert at Piedmont College called "Homegrown."
Internationally known soprano, Indra Thomas, will open the 2014-2015 Marvelous Music Concert Series next weekend at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.
Singing without music is a talent one group excels at and plans to show off in concert.
While Christmas is eight weeks away, those wanting to create homemade crafts for the house can try out a craft class in Sautee Nacoochee.
Finding functional as well as decorative party pieces perfect for the home sometimes proves to be a difficult task. But learning to make those pieces will solve the problem.
More than 20 wild characters will fling back the curtains from their homes and let theater-goers see the hilarity of living in a small town.
What's more American than a cowboy fighting for the love of farm girl who is also sought after by an unsavory ranch hand? The answer lies in the Gainesville Theatre Alliance's newest production.
While Christmas consumerism runs rampant this holiday season, the Environmental and Heritage Center is offering an escape to the hustle and bustle.
A performance troupe will descend on the Gainesville High School stage to recount the tale of a young prince named "Pippin."
As every knows the classic Charles Dickens tale "A Christmas Carol," the Habersham Community Theatre troupe has decided to turn the traditional holiday tale upside down.
Singers have been rehearsing and will be ready to gather on a decorated stage in the shape of a Christmas tree to perform the "Living Christmas Tree" concert next week.
Sautee Nacoochee residents will get into the mood of Christmas with its Community Chorale concert next weekend.
Artwork, leather and handcrafted gifts will fill the rooms for the holiday season at Bowen Center for the Arts in Dawsonville.
Three new promising exhibitions will adorn the walls of the Quinlan Visual Arts Center for the winter season in Gainesville.
World War II, for those a little rusty on their history, wasn't won by Brad Pitt or Gen. Patton or Captain America.
Santa Claus is scheduled to make a special trip to Hall County's community centers this year for breakfast.
Hall County firefighters will hit the pavement in a race to raise money for their injured comrades.
Cheryl Strayed, as played by Reese Witherspoon in Jean-Marc Vallee's "Wild," is, bless the lord, not an easily discernible type.
Christmas comes early to Gainesville when Christmas on Green Street takes over the downtown area Dec. 7.
As twinkling lights are strung and the scent of pine lingers through the air, the Northeast Georgia community prepares for the Christmas season. Along with the numerous activities planned in the Gainesville area, surrounding cities and towns have their fair share of events planned to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.