Captain Planet may have been a cartoon character, but this weekend, Smithgall Woods State Park visitors will have the opportunity to walk in his environmental protection footsteps.
Herbs, those mystical, magical, wild, exotic plants from around the world have been the currency of kings, the pharmacy of healers and the delight of cooks from the dawn of time.
There may have been different faces cast over the years, but for two decades members of the Georgia Mountain Players have performed "Smoke on the Mountain" to sold-out audiences.
This weekend, it's all about the bass.
It would probably be impossible to pinpoint what it is about big trucks that fascinates small children. Whether it's the sirens, shiny paint or sheer size - children love them.
The recent tragedy on Lake Lanier will bring together four counties this weekend.
If you're eager for a taste of the grape this weekend, the Dahlonega Wine Trail may be for you.
Alternative rock band Vertical Horizon will be the featured performer in Suwanee's free annual summer concert Saturday, Aug. 11.
The Peach State Mounted Shooters are saddled up and ready to wrangle a few prizes this weekend during the Bulldog Double Point Brawl and the Double Point Yellow Jacket Attack.
A new pottery exhibit will open Friday at the Sautee Nacoochee Center in White County.
If your muse seems to be ever elusive these days, you just might find it down at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center on Friday afternoons.
Didn't make it to the beach this summer? Don't worry, the beach is coming to you. Well, the music at least.
Runners will converge Saturday on Jaemor Farm, Aug. 4, for a 5K Walk/Run to help the family of Lance Cpl. Sean Adams. Adams was recently injured in Afghanistan and the Chestatee grad is now on the road to recovery.
It may have taken nearly 20 years, but Riverstreet fans are finally getting the encore they've been waiting for.
If you don't know your kudzu from coralbells, the "What's In Your Backyard" lecture series may be for you.
Harvest time has arrived in the Northeast Georgia mountains, and the season brings the sights of bright fall colors, the sounds of mountain music, and the scents of barbecue smoke and fermenting wine.
Many know the story of "Sleeping Beauty" as a Disney classic. Some know the Grimm brothers folktale. But very few know where the story actually began.
As autumn official officially arrives Monday, the Hall County Master Gardeners plan to mark the event the following weekend with its annual Fall Garden Expo.
Tractors and their accompanying equipment will be in the spotlight for the annual North Hall FFA Alumni Antique Tractor Show.
How can three men present Shakespeare's 37 plays in 97 minutes? Very creatively, in a Monty Python meets "Saturday Night Live" meets "The Carol Burnett" Show lampoon of Shakespeare's body of work.
Fans and friends of famed artist John Kollock plan to remember the man who helped to create the theme and look of the Alpine Helen, literally.
For Christians, "sharing the good news" means telling others about God and Jesus. But for 43 physicians, five mid-level providers and 39 dentists, Good News Clinics allows them to share their time and expertise to those who could not afford it.
Book lovers can comb through stacks of fiction and nonfiction during the annual used book sale this weekend.
Women donning their best hats can transport themselves back in time for tea time this Saturday in Gainesville.
Indiana organist Katie Minion will tickle the ivories with classical tunes from the 17th to 20th century Sunday afternoon in Demorest.
Find your appetite while you find your way out of the corn this fall. Then have yourself a piece of pumpkin pie.