The Chattahoochee Chain Gang joins the Foxfire Boys, Oliver Rice & the Blue Ridge Mountain Boys, Nation and Blackwell, Will Clark and other local artists for the fourth annual Piedmont College Bluegrass and Folk Life Festival on Saturday, June 1, at the Arrendale Amphitheater in Demorest.
The Soque River is the site for the second annual Soque River Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 1.
The national hit "Put That Woman First," will be performed at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at Pearce Auditorium, 500 Washington St., in Gainesville.
Based on the well-known fairy tale by the brothers Grimm, "Hansel and Gretel" has morphed into a musical to entertain locals May 30-31 and June 1-2, at Habersham Community Theater in Clarkesville.
Gainesville native Skyler C. Passmore's three act play "A Heart in the Irons," will be performed at 6 p.m. Friday, May 31, in the studio of Simpson Custom Photography at 301 Washington St., Suite 3, in Gainesville.
With the official summer season starting last weekend, the Jimmy Buffet tribute band A1A returns to Gainesville to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at The Arts Council Smithgall Arts Center.
The J. A. Walters Family YMCA will host a Zumbathon to benefit the 2013 YMCA Strong Kids Campaign from 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at 2455 Howard Road in Gainesville.
Terry Kay, a distinguished Southern writer and longtime member of the Reece Society's Advisory Council, will deliver the keynote address at the Reece Society's annual meeting.
The Northwinds Symphonic Band will present the eighth annual Memorial Day concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 27, at First Baptist Church on Green Street in Gainesville.
Blending horns with a young rhythm section, Denver and the Mile High Orchestra will present the best of classic pop music and combine it with a more modern edge to bring a familiar, yet fresh sound to the "family-friendly" concert at 7 p.m. Friday, May 24, at Toccoa Falls College.
Hall County's annual JAKES (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics & Sportsmanship) Day will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center.
LAWRENCEVILLE - Aurora Theatre closes its season with the Georgia premiere of "Lark Eden" by Natalie Symons through May 26.
In a revealing, no-squealing adaptation of Jon Scieszka's popular book, Alexander T. Wolf tells his side of the story from May 28 to June 9 at the Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring Street NW, in Atlanta.
Spirit of Atlanta Drum & Bugle Corps will host the Red, White and Baby Blue Memorial Day Picnic on Sunday, May 26, on the campus of Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.
Music, storytelling and dance have long been celebrated traditions of Appalachia. Now a variety show with those three elements are part of "An Appalachian Evening" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at the Sautee Nacoochee Community Association Center Theater.
The holidays are especially decorative and artisanal at the Sautee Nacoochee Center.
Visitors to the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center will travel back in time and experience Christmas during the 1860s through a living history demonstration on the McDaniel Farm.