The Kiwanis Club of North Gwinnett will hold its fourth annual Father Daughter Dance on Feb. 4 at Lake Lanier Islands Resorts' Grand Hall, 7000 Holiday Road, Buford.
A new gallery exhibition "Georgia Natural" at Atlanta's Fernbank Museum of Natural History showcases the diverse landscapes of Georgia in a series of black-and-white and color photos by artist Diane Kirkland.
Piedmont College professor of music Joy Hayner will perform a piano, organ and harpsichord recital at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 21 in the chapel at the campus in Demorest.
ATHENS - Renowned jazz musician and Georgia native Wycliffe Gordon will perform at 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, in Hodgson Concert Hall at The UGA Performing Arts Center.
The Arts Council's Evening of Intimate Jazz series begins Jan. 28 with a performance by world-renowned jazz pianist Lynne Arriale.
The Sautee Nacoochee Community Association is inviting residents to sit down for a spell and spin a few yarns.
Dahlonega is usually thought of as a quiet mountain town with a golden history, but two Dahlonega residents are trying to change how people view the town. Spencer Durham and Birdie James have teamed up with the Holly Theater to put together Speakeasy Wednesdays as part of the Holly Underground. The program, which combines visual arts with the sounds of local musicians, began Jan. 11. Due to some cancellations, Speakeasy Wednesdays will be put ...
The weather may be cool, but the local music scene is heating up. The 2012 ProMusica Concert Series will kick off with a performance at 4 p.m. Jan. 22 at First Presbyterian Church, 800 S. Enota Drive in Gainesville. It will feature a music by pianist Mac Frampton. Although his performances are based on classical technique, Frampton also draws inspiration from jazz and rock, creating a "rock-alternative sound." He has performed more than 3,000 concerts ...
With his big screen debut this weekend, Gainesville native grandson Chandler Massey is coming into his own as a full-fledged Hollywood heartthrob.
SAUTEE - Four Northeast Georgia folk potters will be inducted into the "Living Traditions" permanent exhibition at the Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia in a special celebration Saturday, Jan. 21.
Members of the wine drinking public are invited to judge the eight wines that will be presented Jan. 21 at the 2012 International Grand Wine Challenge.
Need a little color to brighten up your winter days? The twin galleries at the Sautee Nacoochee Center will feature "The Color Red" art exhibit opening Jan. 20 and extending through March 4. Gallery painters, jewelry artists, glass artists, fine art photographers, potters, fiber artists and others have worked to create art with the color red in mind. The Center Gallery and Gallery Too, as well as the Folk Art Gallery in the north hallway, ...
The Center for Puppetry Arts invites families to take an intergalactic journey of discovery. "Space!" takes the audience on a fun-filled, rock-n-roll exploration of the cosmos. Performances run Jan. through March 11. A band of extraterrestrial musicians guides amateur astronomers on a tour of planets, stars, meteors and more. They can feel the gravitational pull with Sir Isaac Newton, gaze at Saturn's rings with Galileo and rock out on the asteroid belt. Ever wonder what ...
ATLANTA - A new exhibit opening next month gives visitors a chance to experience animal rescues around the world in an interactive program.
Petticoats and Slide Rules, a historical exhibit on women in engineering from the Society of Women Engineers, will be on display at the Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center through April 1.
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.
Gainesville First United Methodist Church is hosting its 17th annual Christmas is One Language concert this Sunday.
Nashville songwriter Chuck Jones, who has had a number of charting singles on country and pop radio, will perform his rich archive of tunes at 8 p.m. Friday night at The Crimson Moon Cafe in Dahlonega.
Sounds of Thanksgiving and Christmas can be heard in the historic gym at the Sautee Nacoochee Community Association Center soon.