The Spokes for Speech bike ride fundraiser is set for Saturday, Oct. 8. The ride begins at 8 a.m. along a 20-, 40- or 60-mile route beginning and ending at North Hall High School, 4885 Mount Vernon Road in Gainesville. All riders receive a T-shirt and a goody bag. The cost is $35 per rider; all proceeds benefit the Northeast Georgia Speech Center. Register at 770-534-5141 or online. Riders under age 13 must ...
Fans of Big Band music won't want to miss the Glenn Miller Orchestra performing at 7 p.m. Oct. 11 in Hodgson Concert Hall at the UGA Performing Arts Center.
The Tiberius String Quartet from Romania will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6 at in the Piedmont College Chapel on Central Avenue in Demorest.
Comedian Joe Zimmerman will perform Oct. 7 at Buford Variety Theater. Named Charlotte's Comedian of the Year by Creative Loafing Magazine in 2006, he was nominated in 2009 by Rooftop Comedy for the Golden Shingle Award given to the most outstanding rising star in comedy. Tat year, Punchline Magazine called Zimmerman one of the top comics to emerge from the NC Comedy Arts Festival. Zimmerman tours with the Beards of Comedy, who recently recorded their ...
Families can experience farm life firsthand at the Touch a Tractor Family Event set for Oct. 8-9 at McDaniel Farm Park in Duluth.
Cyclists are gearing up for the third annual Good News for Gainesville benefit bike ride set for Oct. 1.
Photographers in Clarkesville will be in stride with others from all over the world as the city takes part in the Worldwide Photo Walk on Oct. 1.
Pet-lovers and their four-legged friends will soon converge on Laurel Park for a weekend of animal-inspired fun.
Some of the most popular works in theater history will be part of the Piedmont College Theatre's 2011-2012 season.
As a published author, Jack McDevitt knows a thing or two about "How to Get Your Work Rejected."
October brings more with it besides turning leaves and cooler temperatures. It also marks the fall Blue Sky Concert Series in downtown Gainesville.
Green Fest, an event full of fun and information about sustainability and the environment is set for 5-11 p.m. Sept. 29 at North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega.
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.
Charles Dickens' classic tale "A Christmas Carol" will be performed at Habersham Theater in Clarkesville.
More than 100 singers will don costumes and climb into an ornately decorated stage in the shape of a Christmas tree to perform the annual "Living Christmas Tree" concert this weekend.
Cornelia residents may create magical holiday memories through an abundance of activities Friday night at the Community House and in Cornelia City Park.
In the spirit of the original "Hee Haw" television variety show, the children at Corner-Stone Church are performing an original Christmas musical titled "A Hee Haw Christmas."
After playing festivals throughout the South including the inaugural North Georgia Bluegrass Jam at the Habersham Mill Complex in Clarkesville, BlueBilly Grit will return to Grant Street Music Room for a Saturday night performance.
The Sautee Nacoochee Community Chorale celebrates 25 years of performing with its annual holiday concerts all weekend long.
Gainesville children may have more than just the brief time to talk with Santa when sitting on his lap thanks to the Gainesville Phoenix Woman's Club and the Hall County Parks and Recreation department.
Eagle Wings Production presents Beth Henley's 1981 Pulitzer-Prize winner, "Crimes of the Heart" this week at Chestatee High School.
Gainesville residents may feast on the sounds of Italy during "An Italian Christmas" at First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.
Regardless of which church you attend, it's likely you have heard the story behind the Christmas season. But some people need reminding.
Singing portions of Handel's "Messiah," the Voices of North Georgia will perform "Unto Us a Child is Born!" along with several other new and old winter songs.
Gainesville's most iconic thoroughfare will close down Sunday, making way for the annual holiday parade and community celebration, Christmas on Green Street.
Whether it is spent sitting around a Christmas tree sipping hot cocoa or outside pelting each other with snowballs, the holidays are a time to celebrate with loved ones and reminisce about past festivities. This year, Gainesville Ballet is celebrating its past with its 40th anniversary season and a rendition of "The Nutcracker."
Children and their parents may create Christmas decorations Sunday at the Northeast Georgia History Center in Gainesville.
"Mame," the Tony award-winning musical that played on Broadway for 1,508 performances, will be the Christmas musical at the Holly Theater this month.
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