After leaving the band Confederate Railroad, Cody McCarver struck out on his own to make a name for himself in the music industry. Along the way, he has picked up some local talent to join his efforts.
"Flight of the Butterflies," a giant screen adventure from SK Films, is flying into the IMAX theater Jan. 4 at Fernbank Museum of Natural History in Atlanta.
The Arts Council has announced its 2013 Evenings of Intimate Jazz series. The annual series offers unique opportunities to enjoy jazz masters instantaneously compose and perform up close and personal.
Lovers of holiday music rejoice! The Sautee Nacoochee Community Chorale will perform for an evening and afternoon of delightful holiday music.
SUWANEE - The Sugar Hill LDS Choir's eighth annual community Christmas-themed concert "The Night the Angels Sang" will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 16. at the LDS multipurpose building located at 1150 Cole Drive near Parkview High School, at the corner of Cole Drive and Five Forks Trickum Road. No ticket is necessary.Attendees from all over metro Atlanta have made the concert part of their holiday tradition. The all-volunteer choir draws members from Dawson, Hall, Forsyth, Gwinnett and Walton Counties.
The Sounds of Sawnee Concert Band will present "Do You Hear What I Hear?" featuring a wide selection of holiday tunes.
The Gainesville Theatre Alliance Repertory Company will bring some scary fun to the Gainesville Square this weekend.
DAHLONEGA - North Georgia College & State University is hosting the traveling exhibition "Fighting the Fires of Hate: America and the Nazi Book Burnings" produced by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.The exhibition, which runs from Jan. 17 to March 15 at the university's Library Technology Center, and accompanying lecture series are free and open to the public.
DAHLONEGA - The Holly Theater Company presents the holiday classic "It's a Wonderful Life" on stage through Dec. 23 at the historic Holly Theater, 69 W. Main St., in Dahlonega.Performances begin at 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. on Sundays.
Several area churches, Cub Scouts, Girls Scouts and Awana Clubs have given the children in their respective organizations a Pinewood Derby Kit.
After 61 years, the Junior League of Gainesville-Hall County's annual Charity Ball continues to make an impact on the community through local agencies around the holiday season.
North Georgians will get their first look at an art exhibit where the love of animals and the love of art becomes one.
Georgia Children's Chorus of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music at the University of Georgia will present its 15th annual holiday concert "Shouting from the Mountain Top! Peace, Hope, Love, Joy!" on at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Performing Arts Center in Athens.
Georgia's legendary football coach and athletic director Vince Dooley will visit with fans in Jefferson on Thursday, Dec. 6, as part of his book tour of Georgia.
With soulful four-part harmonies, poetic lyrics and indelible melodies, it's easy to see why some hail von Grey as "nothing short of stunning."
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.