Gold was first discovered in Dahlonega in 1828, and the town since has been associated with the mineral. And it remains the theme for Dahlonega's Gold Rush Days fall festival, annual on the third weekend in October.
Although the Quinlan Visual Arts Center typically invites visiting artists to display their work, the center's latest exhibit hits a little closer to home.
Ricky Skaggs can trace the beginning of his career in bluegrass to a high school stage in Martha, Ky.
Christmas in October? Well, it's not quite time to hang the stockings, but Santa will be making an early stop in Oakwood again this year.
The Gainesville Theatre Alliance decided to open its theater season with something big - a rendition of "James and the Giant Peach."
The Northeast Georgia History Center is turning its spotlight on "Fruits of the Fall" for its Family Day.
Three sure signs of autumn: The air gets cooler, the leaves turn color and the fall festival comes to town.
Corn mazes aren't what they used to be - they're bigger and better than ever.
The Spokes for Speech bike ride fundraiser is set for Saturday, Oct. 8.
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.
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.
Believing in the philosophy of art being "more than a picture," trained architect Christopher Sherry will impart his artistic knowledge in an open-studio style setting.
Railroads cut through the Northeast Georgia mountains and helped shuttle goods and mail from many points along its route. Now, the Northeast Georgia History Center plans to expand children and adults' knowledge on the topic with two separate events.
Armed with colors and canvas, Judy Bynum George will teach budding arts the beauty of "Simple Sautee Sketches in Oils."
Everyone played with Legos as a kid. Now the popular toy has hit the big screen, and Braselton residents can see it for free.
Have you ever heard of anyone wrestling a Russian bear and surviving? If you come to North Hall Community Center's "Brawl in the Hall" on Saturday, you can see the man who did.
The son of a second-generation Pentecostal preacher, Chuck Cannon's first musical influences were religious. However, he was not limited to those tunes while growing up in South Carolina.