Ever wonder where your electricity got its start? Wonder no more. The Arts Council, Gainesville State College and South Arts will present "The Electricity Fairy" with director Tom Hansell at 7:30 p.m. April 14.
Elachee Nature Science Center will continue its new film series of environmentally important films at 7 p.m. April 15 with the Gainesville premiere of "DIRT! The Movie."
Dahlonega's Bear on the Square Mountain Festival is a celebration of Appalachia, with traditional crafts, dancing and music around every corner of the downtown square. It's paradise for fans of old-time and bluegrass music.
The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia has announced the 20th annual Mutt Strut 5K (formerly called the Stray Pet Strut) will be held April 17.
The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia is accepting submissions for its fourth annual "Be Kind to Animals Week" Youth Art Contest.
The Gainesville Theatre Alliance is looking to heat up the stage at Gainesville State College.
The natural beauty of Georgia will be on display when The Bowen Center for the Arts presents the exhibit "Chasing the Light -The Plein Air Fine Artists Alliance" through April.
Gainesville native Philip Pence graduated from Gainesville High School in 1994 and set out to find a career in music. Seventeen years and a couple of bands later, Pence has found himself in Nashville playing bass for David Oakleaf & The Open Road.
If you're finding it difficult to shake off the winter blahs, The Gourd Place in Sautee may have just the thing to help you usher in spring.
Brenau University will play host to a faculty dance concert this weekend featuring renowned choreographer Jacques Heim.
The Georgia Mountain Players have found a fitting production to bring to the stage for their spring production.
Poet and former soldier Brian Turner, whose work provided the title for 2010's Oscar-winning movie "The Hurt Locker," will conduct a reading and question and answer session today at the Banks Recital Hall at Brenau University's John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts.
Two Georgia-based writers will hold a reading of their fiction and poetry Tuesday at Piedmont College in Demorest.
Best-selling author Lauretta Hannon will be the guest speaker for next week's Northeast Georgia Writers conference.
The UGA Performing Arts Center will present three genre-bending musicians - banjo player Béla Fleck, percussionist Zakir Hussain, and bass player Edgar Meyer - on Friday in Hodgson Concert Hall.
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.