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.
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.
From monoplanes to biplanes, and helicopters to jets, the 44th annual Cracker Fly-In on Saturday will have something for aircraft enthusiasts, collectors and restorers, no matter how young or old.
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 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.
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.
The Dahlonega First Friday Night Concert Series kicks off Friday night with husband and wife duo of Tom and Juli Theobald.
Looking for a fresh way to spend a weekend in the mountains? The inaugural Georgia Mountains Farm Tour will showcase some of the farms, farmers, markets, community gardens and restaurants that supply food in Northeast Georgia.
From staff reports
The Arts Council's Summer Musicfest and Movies on the Green series continue Tuesday, July 3, with a mix of favorites to get you revved up for the July Fourth holiday.
Independence Day celebrations will get off to an explosive start at the Gainesville Symphony Orchestra's Patriotic Pops Concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Brenau University's Amphitheatre.
Every summer, holiday revelers look forward to celebrating America the beautiful with July Fourth barbecues and firework displays.
Believing in the philosophy of art being "more than a picture," trained architect Christopher Sherry will impart his artistic knowledge in an open-studio style setting.
Railroads cut through the Northeast Georgia mountains and helped shuttle goods and mail from many points along its route. Now, the Northeast Georgia History Center plans to expand children and adults' knowledge on the topic with two separate events.
Armed with colors and canvas, Judy Bynum George will teach budding arts the beauty of "Simple Sautee Sketches in Oils."
Everyone played with Legos as a kid. Now the popular toy has hit the big screen, and Braselton residents can see it for free.
Have you ever heard of anyone wrestling a Russian bear and surviving? If you come to North Hall Community Center's "Brawl in the Hall" on Saturday, you can see the man who did.
The son of a second-generation Pentecostal preacher, Chuck Cannon's first musical influences were religious. However, he was not limited to those tunes while growing up in South Carolina.