Today

Fifth Row Center presents a live outdoor production of "The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood" and a Mini-Renaissance Festival at 6 p.m. today and at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Sterling on the Lake's Village Lawn on Spout Springs Road in Flowery Branch. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the show, at Sterling on the Lake clubhouse or at Salon Carpe Diem in Flowery Branch. For more information, e-mail 5throwcenter@gmail.com or call 678-357-7359.

Aug. 16

The city of Duluth presents Flicks on the Bricks with a showing of "The Water Horse" at dusk Aug. 16 in Historic Downtown Duluth. For more information, visit duluthga.net or call Elizabeth Rudin at 678-475-3512.

Edwin McCain will perform a free concert at 8 p.m. on Aug. 16 at Suwanee's Town Center Park. For more information, contact Lynne De Wilde at 770-945-8996.

Studio Dance and Fitness presents "Back to School Bash," featuring live music from Spider Kelly, dance demonstrations and crafts for kids, from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 16 at Honest Alley, 177 E. Crogan St., Lawrenceville. For more information, call Maggie Walls at 770-822-5825 or visit www.studiodanceandfitness.com.

Sept. 5

Kudzu Art Zone's Norcross event "Leaps 'N Bounds" runs Sept. 5 through Oct. 25. Kudzu Art Zone is located at 116 Carlyle St. in Norcross. Visit www.kudzuartzone.org for more information.

Sept. 12

The city of Duluth presents the Marshall Tucker Band show at 8:30 p.m. Sept. 12. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the gate. For tickets, visit www.ticketalternative.com or visit www.duluth-ga.com for more information.

Sept. 13

Star 94's Movie Under the Stars presents "Surfs Up" at dusk Sept. 13 in Historic Downtown Duluth. For more information, visit duluthga.net or call Elizabeth Rudin at 678-475-3512.

Sept. 20

The Bowman Concert Series presents musician Susan Gibso, at 323 Wilcrest Drive S.W. in Lawrenceville. Doors will open at 7 p.m. Bring a dish to share. Admission is $20 per person. All proceeds will go to the artist. Seating is limited so reservations are required. Call 770-979-1314 to make reservations or for more information.

Sept. 27

JapanFest will be held at the Convention Center at the Gwinnett Center on Sept. 27 and 28. Call 404-926-3020.

Oct. 25

Star 94's Movie Under the Stars presents "Scooby Doo" and Halloween on the Green at dusk Oct. 25 in Historic Downtown Duluth. For more information, visit www.duluthga.net or call Elizabeth Rudin at 678-475-3512.

Nov. 7

Kudzu Art Zone's Norcross event "Eight by Ten Variations" runs Nov. 7 through Dec. 20. Kudzu Art Zone is located at 116 Carlyle St. in Norcross. Visit www.kudzuartzone.orgfor more information.

Ongoing events

Every Saturday, the Mall of Georgia will host live musical performances from local artists on stage from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the outdoor Village Pavilion. The community concert series is free and open to the public. Guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs. For more information, call 678-482-8788 or visit www.mallofgeorgia.com.

The Hudgens Center for the Arts is hosting the "Black, White and Color" exhibit of the illustrations of Bill Stevensnow through Aug. 30. For more information, call 770-623-6002.

The Hudgens Center for the Arts is hosting the "Gifts from Africa: Bronzes, Art and Artifacts" exhibit of the personal collection of African art through December. For more information, call 770-623-6002.

Aurora Theater will host the Lawrenceville Ghost Tours at 8:30 p.m. every Friday and Saturday night through September with an expanded Halloween schedule that will include tours every night in October. Dress appropriately for the weather and wear comfortable shoes as this is a walking tour that begins and ends at the Aurora Theatre. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for children. For reservations, call 678-226-6222 or visit www.scarystroll.com for more information.

Button Theatre announces their next series of classes. Classes will be held on Tuesdays. Classes are as follows: Acting 101 from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Acting 102 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Classes will be held at the Jaqueline Casey Hudgen's Fine Arts Center. For more information, call the Button Box Office at 770-831-0591 or e-mail Celia Rosenblum at crosenblum@buttontheatre.com.

The Vines Railroad Garden train museum is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Sunday. The train museum is located at 3500 Oak Grove Road, Loganville. Call 770-554-9697 or visit www.vinesgardenrailroad.com.

"Out to Lunch at ART Station" is held from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at ART Station, 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. Tickets are $10 and include a boxed lunch. Call 770-469-1105 or visit www.artstation.org.

MOMS Club of Lawrenceville-North offers daytime activities for at-home mothers and children. Events include play groups, weekly activities, monthly meetings, service projects and more. If interested, please e-mail mclawno@yahoo.com.

The Stone Mountain Chorus invites all interested men to attend rehearsal meetings every Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the Jacqueline Casey Hudgens Center for the Arts, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 300 in Duluth. Call 770-978-8053 or visit www.stonemountainchorus.org.

The Northeast Georgia Civil War Round Table meets at the Gwinnett History Museum the first Sunday of each month at 3 p.m. Call 770-972-0528.

The Gwinnoters, the Gwinnett chapter of the North Georgia Foothills Dulcimer Association, meets at the Gwinnett History Museum the fourth Sunday of each month at 2 p.m. Call David Roth at 770-822-1696.

Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation is hosting an exhibition of photos titled "China Through the Lens" by artist Frank Sharp. Exhibition hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday through Oct. 5 at the George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee. Admission is free. For more information, call 770-932-4441 or visit www.gwinnettparks.com.

Tannery Row Artist Colony is hosting a number of Thursday events at its location at 554 W Main St. Building C, Buford. Classes include lettering and flourishes Thursday and charcoal drawing Aug. 21. For more information, visit www.tanneryrowartistcolony.com.