From April 24 to May 5, Peachtree Rides will put on a carnival at Blue Ridge Shopping Center with a portion of the proceeds donated to the community.
Voices of North Georgia presents "Georgia on My Mind" to complete its 44th season with a salute to the state. This special presentation will feature compositions by Georgia musicians and music about Georgia.
Chicken wings, thighs and breasts will be served Saturday during a cook-off contest as part of the ninth annual Spring Chicken Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the square in downtown Gainesville, rain or shine.
The Mountain Music & Medicine Show will broadcast at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 27, from the historic Holly Theater.
The J. A. Walters Family YMCA will host the World Tai Chi and Qigong Day from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 27.
Individual auditions for the Holly Theatre's production of "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, and 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 29, at the Holly Theater. Callbacks will be from 8-10 p.m. Monday, April 29.
Atlanta's own Beatles tribute band, The Return, will recreate a classic rock 'n' roll experience Thursday, April 25, at Piedmont College in Demorest.
The Piedmont College Chorale and Orchestra will feature the works of Robert Frost in its free spring concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27, in the college chapel in Demorest.
Twilight Americana Music Festival, a showcase of local folk, country and bluegrass music featuring the region's finest Americana acts, will return April 25-28 to Athens.
The University of North Georgia Orchestra will present its Spring 2013 concert at 8 p.m. Friday at the Hoag Student Center Auditorium on the Dahlonega campus.
"Morningstar," a new musical by Piedmont College professor Dr. Phillip Hayner, will premier at the Swanson Center Mainstage Theater in Demorest.
A busy Earth Day celebration is planned for children and adults from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Elachee Nature Science Center.
For a man about to turn 50, George Thomas is not coping well with the barrage of AARP brochures, notices from his lawyer to update his will, and pamphlets from local funeral homes he receives in the mail each day.
The Believers Concert Band of Gainesville First United Methodist Church will hold its 11th annual Spring Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at Brenau University's Pearce Auditorium.
A mixed bag of art disciplines will be on display at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center's Spring Exhibitions opening this week.
While Mule Camp Market takes over the Gainesville Square, a downtown bookstore will spill its contents into the old Regions Bank building to sell its products.
Area residents may don costumes and enter the forest at night for a fun, non-scary adventure next weekend.
Classical fairy tale characters come together in song and dance as the Spartan Players of West Hall High School present "Into the Woods" today and Saturday.
Find your appetite while you find your way out of the corn this fall. Then have yourself a piece of pumpkin pie.