Georgia Press Releases


 

Georgia, Suwanee, Event Date: May 6th and May 7th, 2017

Thousands of Dogs and Their Owners to Converge at the 13th Annual “Woofstock”

Dog lovers unite for “Woofstock,” returning for the 13th year at Suwanee Town Center, May 6-7, 2017, and of course visitors are invited to bring their furry friends. Woofstock is one of the largest pet themed events in the Southeast.  Every year guests look forward to live music, great food, cold beer, dog trick demonstrations, contests for dogs, and a kid’s area.  Additionally, Woofstock allows non-profit pet rescues free space at the event to promote their adoption efforts ...

 

Georgia, Jekyll Island, December 29 to 31, 2016

Bluegrass Music Celebrates New Year's at Jekyll Island, GA, December 29 to 31, 2016

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announced that the 41st Annual New Year's Bluegrass Festival will be held at Jekyll Island,  in the New Convention Center, 75 North Beachview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA 31527. The indoor show is a famed meeting place for Bluegrass fans and musicians from throughout the country.  The three day event begins on Thursday, December 29 at 12:00 Noon and goes until 11:00 p.m. Thursday's line-up features The Gary Waldrep Band  ...

 

Atlanta, Georgia, Event Date: October 21, 22 & 23, 2016

Country Living Fair Returns to Atlanta, GA, October 21-23

The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers access to a unique shopping experience featuring more than 200 vendors from 25 states, including antiques sellers, food purveyors, artists, furniture makers, crafters, and more. Guests will also have access to cooking, crafting, and DIY demonstrations, will be able to sample locally sourced, artisanal food, and can shop the Country Living General Store. Junk Gypsies to ...

 

Georgia, Maysville, Event Date: September 17 & 18, 2016

Living History, Bluegrass & BBQ highlight Art in the Park Festival, Maysville, GA

Tumbling Waters Society is celebrating the 26th Art in the Park Festival at Hurricane Shoals Park (416 Hurricane Shoals Rd.) near Maysville in Jackson County. September 17th & 18th the Park comes to life with Bluegrass and Southern Gospel, many children’s activities and arts & crafts for adults. The authentic 1800’s Heritage Village will stage living history with folk art demonstrations and two days of Civil War History – re-enactors will stage battles with ...

 

Georgia, Atlanta, Event Date: March 11 to 12, 2016

Full Radius Dance in Concert Presents Breakaway, Atlanta

Full Radius Dance will present Breakaway on March 11 to 12, 2016 at the 7 Stages Mainstage Theatre, 1105 Euclid Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30307. Times: 3/11 at 8PM, 3/12 at 2PM and 8PM. Tickets are $20.00 for adults, $15.00 for seniors/children and $12.00 for groups of 10 or more and are available for purchase at www.fullradiusdance.org. Klupchak’s documentary of Full Radius Dance, A Work in Progress ...

 


Georgia, Reynolds, Event Date: September 26 & 27, 2015

1st Annual Bluegrass Festival Coming to Reynolds Georgia

Silver Dollar Raceway in Reynolds, Georgia, is the site for the first annual Silver Dollar Bluegrass Festival, September 26 & 27. The Festival will host fourteen of the best bluegrass bands in the Southeast, coming from Tennessee, Alabama, Florida, South Carolina and North Georgia. Silver Dollar Raceway is located at 42 Raceway Dr., Reynolds, Georgia ...

 


Georgia, Ball Ground, Event Date: June 27, 2015

Ball Ground Faith and Freedom Festival, Ball Ground, GA, June 27th

As the new Tom Cruise movie Mena winds down filming in Ball Ground, GA, the Ball Ground United Methodist is gearing up for the 4th Annual Faith and Freedom Festival. June 27th at 3:00pm festivities kick off with opening ceremonies for this community Christian music festival. This free event is located at City Park, Gilmer Ferry Road. Scarlet Wool joins the festival for their 4th year, this year headlining at the 8pm worship service with Ben Floyd, leading into the fireworks put on by the ...

 


 

Georgia, Duluth, Event Date: May 9 to May 10, 2015

Barefoot in the Park Fine Arts Festival, Duluth, GA, May 9th & 10th

The 11th Annual Barefoot in the Park Fine Arts Festival will take place on the Town Green in Duluth, GA on Saturday, May 9th from 10am to 6pm and Sunday, May 10th from 10am to 5pm. Barefoot and the City of Duluth are proud to celebrate eleven consecutive years of bringing some of the most outstanding regional artists, entertainment, and flavors to Greater Atlanta and Northeast Georgia. Admission is free. Barefoot in the Park exists to educate communities through a fun and ...

 


 

Georgia, Lincolnton, Event Date: April 30th through May 2nd, 2015

3rd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival, Lincolnton, Georgia

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 3nd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival will be held on April 30th through May 2nd at Elijah Clark State Park, 2959 McCormick Highway (Highway 378), Lincolnton, GA. A free barbeque and covered dish supper will be held on Wednesday, April 29 at 6:00 p.m. for all three day ticket holders. The three day music festival begins on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 12:00 noon. Open stage will begin daily at 11:00 a.m. with the scheduled show ...

 


 

Georgia, Jekyll Island, Event Date: January 1, 2 & 3, 2015

Bluegrass Music Celebrates New Year's at Jekyll Island, GA, January 1, 2 & 3, 2015 Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 39th Annual New Year's Bluegrass Festival will be held January 1, 2 & 3, 2015 at Jekyll Island, in the New Convention Center, 75 North Beachview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA. Performers include: The Clinton Gregory Bluegrass Band, The James King Band, The Spinney Brothers, Springfield Exit, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage ...

 


 

Georgia, Marietta, Event Date: December 5 & 6, 2014

Holiday Shopping at Apple Annie Arts & Crafts Show, Marietta, GA, December 5 & 6

Thousands of enthusiastic shoppers from across Georgia will attend the 34th Annual Apple Annie Arts & Crafts Show in East Cobb, GA (4905 Roswell Rd.), December 5th and 6th, to shop while raising funds for local ministries and charities. This event, one of the largest non-profit juried arts and crafts shows in the Southeast, is hosted by the Women’s Guild of St. Ann’s Catholic Church. Over 120 juried artisans from 6 states and 52 cities offer wares from practical to whimsical and ...

 


Georgia, Pine Lake, Event Date: October 4 - 5, 2014

Lakeside Arts and Music Festival, Pine Lake, GA, October 4th - 5th

Get away to Pine Lake, one of metro Atlanta's hidden gems, located between Decatur and Stone Mountain and just barely OTP. In addition to an artist market with local and regional vendors, live music, great food, and family activities, the Pine Lake's LakeFest 2014 provides some fabulous features you are unlikely to find anywhere else. Some of the acticities include: Floatzilla: a spectacular and wacky boat parade in which participants decorate their kayaks, canoes and other non-motorized watercraft ...

 


 

Georgia, Peachtree Corners, Event Date: June 14 & 15

Georgia's Peachtree Corners Festival coming June 14 & 15

The Fourth Annual Peachtree Corners Festival takes place Saturday, June 14th from 10 am-6 pm and Sunday June 15th from Noon-5:00 pm. Located on tree-lined The Corners Parkway at the intersection at Woodhill Drive, the festival is open to the public at no cost and has free on-site parking. No shuttle buses needed.   This year there will be many favorite arts and crafts vendors from previous years including Clutters, Mona Lisa Designs and Tower Road Gifts & Crafts as well as many new  ...

 


 

Georgia, Jasper, Event Date: June 28, 2014

Holding Faith, Remembering Freedom, at the 3rd Annual Ball Ground Faith and Freedom Festival, Ball Ground, GA

The Ball Ground United Methodist Church, in partnership with Our Lady of the Mountains, Grisham & Poole, P.C. and John Byrd Designs, announces the third annual Faith and Freedom Festival on June 28, 2014 in downtown Ball Ground, GA (290 Old Dawsonville Rd.). Spend a day of fun, music, and worship before Ball Ground’s third annual fireworks show sponsored by the City of Ball Ground. At 3pm, Erin Kirby and Troop 1755 launch the day with the National Anthem and opening ceremonies. Julie Gribble, Owl Creek, and Scarlet Wool will provide live music all day. Special guest, State Senator Brandon Beach ...

 


 

2nd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival, Lincolnton, Georgia, May 1-3, 2014

Lincolnton, Georgia (March 31, 2014)  – Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 2nd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival will be held May 1-3, 2014 at Elijah Clark State Park, 2959 McCormick Highway (Highway 378), Lincolnton, GA. Performers include Remington Ryde, The James King Band, The Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show, The Spinney Brothers, The Little Roy & Lizzy Show, Jeff and Sherri Easter, Punches Family, Clinton Gregory Bluegrass Band, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage (7 time Female Vocalist of the ...

 

Newnan-Coweta Art Association has announced four upcoming 2014 events, Newnan, Georgia

Newnan, Georgia - The Newnan-Coweta Art Association has announced four upcoming 2014 events. The association is celebrating 44 years of promoting art appreciation and art education in Newnan, Georgia and the surrounding counties. Visit the calendar page to see what is happening within the organization. The Newnan-Coweta Art Association was incorporated June 18, 1968. Today it is a non-profit  organization whose purpose is to:  Encourage and aid artists to produce original works of art of every type and character, including but not limited to painting ...

 

Folk-to-Fine Arts Festival Returns to Showcase the Regions Finest Artists and Craftspeople, Commerce, Georgia

Commerce, Georgia (January 14, 2014) - The Third Annual Folk-to-Fine Arts Festival brings remarkable one-of-a kind folk and fine artists to Historic Downtown Commerce Georgia, March 7 to 9, 2014. Commerce Main Street / Downtown Development Authority will host the event at the Commerce Civic Center. Each year the festival continues to captivate visitors with over 60 fine & folk artists offering various types and forms of folk and fine art, including oil and acrylic paintings, watercolors, sculpture, photography, pottery, jewelry, decorative fiber works, metal ...

 

Romantic Valentine's Escape in Georgia's Blue Ridge Mountains

Helen, Georgia (January 14, 2014) - Celebrate the beauty of your love in North Georgia’s most romantic B&B this Valentine’s Day. Black Forest Bed and Breakfast on Main Street in Alpine Helen offers the ultimate in romantic getaways. Choose a deluxe honeymoon room, exquisite suite or mountainside cabin.   Bring back that loving feeling as you relax in your red heart shaped Jacuzzi or snuggle by your cozy fireplace. Delight your special someone with an Expressions of Love package this Valentine’s Day Weekend. Your two night stay includes a dozen long stemmed red roses ...

 

Bluegrass Music Celebrates New Year’s at Jekyll Island on January 2, 3 & 4, 2014.

Jekyll Island, GA (December 9, 2013) - Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 38th Annual New Year's Bluegrass Festival will be held at Jekyll Island, in the New Convention Center, 75 North Beachview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA, January 2, 3 & 4, 2014.   The three day event begins on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:00 Noon and goes until 10:00 p.m. Thursday's Terrific line-up features Lonesome Will Mullins & The Virginia Playboys, The James King Band, The Marksmen, The Spinney Brothers, Larry Stephenson Band and World Famous Riders in ...