The Atlanta Open Band will perform Oct. 1 at the Sautee Nacoochee Center's Contra Dance. The band, described as "a wall of sound," includes a range of musicians, both professional and amateur, performing old-time Appalachian and Celtic music. "One of the most important aspects of our Sautee dances is community," said Peter Bull, a lead coordinator of the dances. "At this dance, we'll have a community of musicians playing for a community ...
In the world of Elvis tribute artists, there are Kings and there are pretenders to the throne.
The third annual Soque Roast, set for Sept. 30 will feature longtime Georgia football coach Vince Dooley and his wife, Barbara.
The 17th annual Foxfire Fall Heritage Festival on Oct. 1 will feature old-fashioned fun, food, crafts and music.
The John Jarrard and Friends Benefit Concert keeps growing bigger every year. The event, set for Sept. 23-24, has expanded to two days in celebration of its 10th anniversary. It will benefit the John Jarrard Foundation, named for the late Jarrard, a Gainesville resident and member of the Georgia Music Hall of Fame. The foundation's proceeds will benefit Jarrard's favorite local charities, including Good News at Noon, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Hall County ...
Visitors can celebrate Cleveland's agriculture and its folk pottery tradition Saturday at Agri-Fest Country Market and Pottery Comes to Town, a dual festival that will feature ag-related wares and demonstrations as well as exhibits from several potters from throughout the region.
Elachee Nature Science Center in Gainesville is gearing up for the annual National Public Lands Day activities Sept. 24.
A tasteful blend of food and music with the scenery of Lake Lanier on a beautiful fall evening: Can you top that for a Saturday night outing?
Ben Brady will pull out his personal collection of Native American artifacts Sept. 24 and showcase them at White County Park in Cleveland.
The popular Southern rock band Wet Willie heads a diverse lineup of artists scheduled to perform at the the Sautee Jamboree two-day music and arts festival Sept. 23-24 at the Sautee Nacoochee Center.
For the second annual A Taste of Clarkesville, organizers have come up with an event that's bigger and better than last year's.
The Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia will mark the Smithsonian Institution's annual free museum day Sept. 24.
Organizers are calling this weekend's ConnectAbility 5K-10K run-walk event a "race with a reason."
The third annual Stocking Scurry 5-kilometer road race is scheduled for 9 a.m. Sept. 24 in downtown Gainesville.
The inaugural Run in the Foothills 5K road race, a 5-kilometer run/walk and one-mile fun run, is being held Sept. 24 at North Georgia Technical College in Clarkesville.
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.