If you’re interested in spending the weekend listening to live music, picking flowers or diving into the mysteries of Lake Lanier, consider these four events coming to North Georgia.
Lake Lanier Olympic Park invites families to don their sunscreen and flip-flops and enjoy a day of live music and playing in the sand at Beach Bash. Get the full story.
When: 5-10 p.m. Friday, July 16
Where: Lake Lanier Olympic Park, 3105 Clarks Bridge Road, Gainesville
More info: lakelanierolympicvenue.org/event/beach-bash
Lake Lanier Exhibit
The Sugar Hill Historic Preservation Society is giving the public the opportunity to explore Lake Lanier’s inception and myths with a new exhibit.
When: 6 p.m. Friday, July 16, running through Friday, Aug. 27
Where: Sugar Hill Museum and Art Gallery, 5010 West Broad St., Sugar Hill
More info: 770-945-6929
The Highwaymen Live
The Highwaymen Live — a tribute band to Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash — will perform Saturday, at The Arts Council’s Gladys Wyant Performing Arts Pavilion.
When: 8 p.m. Saturday, July 17, gates open at 6 p.m.
Where: Gladys Wyant Performing Arts Pavilion, 331 Spring St. SW, Gainesville
Cost: $35 for adults, $32 for 65 and up, $30 for students, $360 for table of eight
More info: theartscouncil.net
U-Pick Flower Daze
Pick a bouquet of zinnias, sunflowers and marigolds — and maybe snap a photo or two — at Jaemor Farms during its U-Pick Flower Daze.
When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 17
Where: Jaemor Farms, 5340 Cornelia Highway, Alto
Cost: $8 for admission and picking, $5 for entry without picking
More info: jaemorfarms.com