BRASELTON - An estimated 1,200 riders will take part in the second year of the Jackson County Brevet (pronounced bruh-vaay) this weekend, as cycling enthusiasts gather to ride for a worthy cause.
A plethora of pigs, face jugs and roosters will fill Banks County Middle School on Saturday for the 11th North Georgia Folk Potters Festival.
Piedmont College's theater and art departments have organized a unique experience for budding actors and artists.
An area art professor has turned his passion for photography into an opportunity for the community to get a snapshot of days gone by.
The next exhibit opens tonight at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. N.E., Gainesville, and features an array of stunning works by local artists.
The Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center Foundation will hold a free screening Friday of a new film, "Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time," the first full-length, high definition documentary film ever made about legendary conservationist Aldo Leopold. The film is a production of the <a href="http://www.aldoleopold.org" ...
The mini-thespians of the Pam Ware Children's Musical Theatre Workshop are ready to showcase their talents in a production of "Captain Louie, Jr."
This weekend, the romance and laughter continues on stage with the Broadway hit "Guys and Dolls" at the Historic Holly Theatre in downtown Dahlonega.
After Mitch Farmer's death in 2009, his family, friends and co-workers wanted to keep his spirit of benevolence alive by continuing his June Jam concert project.
The Northwinds Symphonic Band is hitting the road with its "Stars, Strips and Sousa" concert. According to conductor Ron Evans, the show is a fan favorite. "We've been doing (John Phillip) Sousa shows off and on since 1988. The last one we did was in 2005," said Evans, who formed the group in 1984. "It's one of our most popular concerts. People are always asking when we're going to do it again." Sousa (1854-1932) was ...
If you have ever wondered what life was like during the Civil War, you can find out this weekend at the Northeast Georgia History Center.
The Gainesville State College Alumni Association has turned fundraising efforts to support scholarships and student programming into a community affair.
ATHENS - The State Botanical Garden will hold its 11th annual Sunflower Music Series with four summer concerts.
Instead of admiring well-landscaped yards from afar, area gardeners will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with a few master designs this weekend.
Wine enthusiasts will be able to get their fill of spirits this weekend in Lumpkin County. There will be two wine festivals going on this weekend in Dahlonega. One is being hosted by Three Sisters Vineyards & Winery and the other will be held on the grounds of BlackStock Vineyards and Winery. BlackStock's Georgia Fine Wine Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. ...
Gainesville First United Methodist Church is hosting its 17th annual Christmas is One Language concert this Sunday.
Nashville songwriter Chuck Jones, who has had a number of charting singles on country and pop radio, will perform his rich archive of tunes at 8 p.m. Friday night at The Crimson Moon Cafe in Dahlonega.
Sounds of Thanksgiving and Christmas can be heard in the historic gym at the Sautee Nacoochee Community Association Center soon.