Aspiring filmmakers from North Georgia will debut their work in the short film festival "Check Out Our Shorts" from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday at The Historic Holly Theater in Dahlonega.
A group of local musicians will strike up the band this weekend to pay tribute to veterans everywhere.
The Lanierland Amateur Radio Club will play host to the second annual Bringin' Home the Bacon 5K run Saturday. The race is the club's annual fundraiser to benefit ham radio operations.
The seventh annual HemlockFest returns to Lumpkin County this weekend as the Lumpkin Coalition seeks to raise awareness of the beauty and fragility of this native arbor.
A evening of jazz is on tap in a free concert from 6-9 p.m. Sunday in the Shott Auditorium, Fine Arts Building, at North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega.
'Tis the season to get an early start on your holiday shopping. The Northeast Georgia Medical Center Auxiliary is providing the opportunity to do just that with the annual Marketplace at the Gainesville Civic Center, 830 Green St. Marketplace will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday and from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 per person, children ages 12 and under admitted for free. The shopping event will feature ...
The fruit will be flying this weekend in Mountain City in the region's first Tomato Battle. The creation of financiers Clint Nelson and Max Kramer, Tomato Battle is a day of music, beer and tomato throwing that organizers founded "to give people the best day of their lives." Rabun County's first organized tomato fight will debut at 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Blue Ridge Camp in Mountain City for the first such event east ...
The third film of the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers series, "Ahead of Time," will screen Nov. 10 at The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center in Gainesville.
Bigger proves to be better in the upcoming Gainesville Theatre Alliance production of "Hairspray."
The UGA Performing Arts Center will present award-winning pianist Gleb Ivanov in concert at 8 p.m. Nov. 8 in Ramsey Concert Hall.
Big scares for big people and innocent fun for little ones will be conjured up by carnies, clowns and fortune tellers at the Carnival of Screams haunted house from 6:45 to midnight Oct. 28 at Piedmont College's Lane Student Center in Demorest.
Now you see it, now you don't. Don't blink or you might miss magician Joe Turner's show in Dahlonega on Oct. 28.
If you're in the market to buy a new book or two, you may want to visit a local book sale that lets your dollars do double duty.
Organizers have worked hard to make sure that Trick or Treat on the Trail participants find sugar and spice and everything nice during their event this weekend.
Trick or Treat on the Square, downtown Gainesville. 3-5 p.m. Oct. 31. Free. Northeast Georgia History Center Ghost Walks, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 28-29; walks will begin every 20 minutes. 322 Academy St., Gainesville. $10. 770-297-5900. Trick or Treat on the Trail (Gainesville Parks and Rec), Oct. 29. Rock Creek Park. Petting zoo, movie, candy, and other kids activities. Free; canned food donations sought. Hall County Parks and Leisure's annual pet costume contest. 10 ...
Braselton's popular "Movies Under the Stars'" series begins anew Saturday night with the animated adventure "Escape from Planet Earth."
Question: After more than 38 years as a band, how have you managed to stay together and produce more songs?
The third annual "An Evening With Dailey & Vincent" will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at the University of North Georgia campus gym in Dahlonega. Auditorium doors open at 6 p.m. at 130 Georgia Circle in Dahlonega.
John Ford Coley and Alex Harvey will kick off the Summer Songwriter Series at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at the Brenau Downtown Center.
The T. W. Holeman Gospel Music Group will pay tribute to retired U.S. Army veteran Master Sgt. Wayne Cantrell and the Veterans Alliance Group with a concert at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, June 9, at The International Apostolic Church of Northeast Georgia, 1029 W. Ridge Road, in Gainesville.
Blending an Alfred Hitchcock thriller with the hilarity of the Monty Python produces Habersham Community Theatre's next play "The 39 Steps."
More than 50 children will sing, dance and act in a musical rendition of Hans Christian Andersen's classic "The Ugly Duckling," as part of the 2013 Pam Ware Summer Community Theatre Children's Musical Theatre Workshop production HONK! Jr.
The inaugural Sheriff's Summer Sprint 5K benefiting the Georgia Sheriff's Youth Homes will be Saturday, June 8, at Allen Creek Soccer Complex, before the Hall County Sheriff's Office training center on Allen Creek Road.
Volunteers with the Yahoola Trails Conservancy have helped the Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center launch a complete and accurate new guide to "Hiking Trails in the Dahlonega Area: 22 Trails in the North Georgia Mountains within 32 miles of Dahlonega."
The Bowen Center for the Arts in Dawsonville is displaying the work of artists Ruth I. Money and Ann Goble until July 19.
Dancers ranging in age from high school and college students to adults of all ages will tap their feet to the sounds of fiddle and guitar, banjo and keyboard during Contra Dancing at the Sautee-Nacoochee Community Association Center in Sautee.
Food trucks will return to Suwanee's Town Center Park on Friday, June 7, following a successful event in May.
The city of Helen's 100th birthday is Aug. 18, and the Helen Arts & Heritage Center is asking visitors and residents to thumb through picture albums and search attics for old photos dating back as far as 1913.
The 3 Rings Circus will set up camp Sunday, June 9, in Dahlonega to raise money for five local charities.