Today

New London Theatre will present the One Acts/New Directors Showcase at 8 p.m. today at the theater, 2485 E. Main St. in Snellville. For more information, call 770-559-1484 or visit www.newlondontheatre.org.

Folk Fest 2009, an annual self-taught art show and sale, will be held from 5 to 10 p.m. today at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court in Norcross. Admission is $15 for the opening and includes readmission Saturday and Sunday. For more information, call 770-532-1115 or 404-403-4244.

Saturday

New London Theatre will present the One Acts/New Directors Showcase at 8 p.m. Saturday at the theater, 2485 E. Main St. in Snellville. For more information, call 770-559-1484 or visit www.newlondontheatre.org.

Chateau Elan's Groove with the Grapes Summer Concert Series will feature The Jesters from 8:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the winery pavilion, 100 tour de France in Braselton. Tickets are $30. For more information, call 678-425-0900 ext. 41 or visit www.chateauelan.com.

Ha Ha's for Ta Ta's, featuring the comedy of Michelle Thomas, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at New Dawn Theater, 3087 Main St. in Duluth. Tickets are $15. For more information, visit www.hahasfortatas.com or www.newdawntheatercompany.com.

The Harvest Table Restaurant will host a dinner theater event from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday featuring "Snow White & Friends" and a three-course meal. Admission is $18.95 for adults and children 10 and older, $11.95 for children ages 2 to 9 and free for children younger than 2. Reservations are required. For more information, call 770-339-1925 or visit www.theharvesttablerestaurant.com.

Folk Fest 2009, an annual self-taught art show and sale, will be held from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court in Norcross. Admission is $7. For more information, call 770-532-1115 or 404-403-4244.

Sunday

Red Clay Theatre will continue its Summer Sounds '09 Concert Series with Stephen Norwood and The Twisted Solutions and Exit Strategy performing Sunday. Doors will open at 6 p.m., and the music will start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for this all-ages event. Red Clay Theatre is at 3116 Main St. in Duluth. Visit www.jem-entertainment.com for more information.

Folk Fest 2009, an annual self-taught art show and sale, will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court in Norcross. Admission is $7. For more information, call 770-532-1115 or 404-403-4244.

Aug. 21

Symphony on the Green, a classical choral concert, will be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 21 at the Duluth Amphitheatre, 3578 W. Lawrenceville St. in Duluth. The concert is free to attend. For more information, call 770-925-8900 or visit www.gwinnettsymphony.org.

Aug. 22

The Atlanta Harmony Celebration will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Harmony Inc. at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at Red Clay Theatre, 3116 Main St. in Duluth. Visit www.AtlantaHarmonyCelebration.org or call 770-621-2602 for more information.

Lionheart Theatre Company will present a staged reading of "The R Word," a two-act stage play by Ryan Schube, at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at 10 College St. in Norcross. The reading is free to attend and reservations are recommended. For more information, call 678-938-8518 or 770-885-0425 or visit www.lionhearttheatre.org for more information.

Aug. 23

Red Clay Theatre will continue its Summer Sounds '09 Concert Series with Stellate and The Breakdown performing Aug. 23. Doors will open at 6 p.m., and the music will begin at 7. Tickets are $10 for this all-ages event. Red Clay Theatre is at 3116 Main St. in Duluth. Visit www.jem-entertainment.com for more information.

Ongoing events

The Mall of Georgia will present its "Movies under the Stars" series with live music through Saturday. Music begins at 6:30 p.m. and movies begin at dusk. The Mall of Georgia is at 3333 Buford Drive, Buford. Call 678-482-8788 for more information.

"Bright Color Splash," and exhibit of paintings, and "Mediterranean," an exhibit of photography, will be on display at the George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Highway in Suwanee, through Aug. 31. Exhibit hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays. Admission is free. For more information, call 770-831-4173.

The Colored Pencil Society of America's 17th annual exhibition will be on display through Aug. 29 at the Hudgens Center for the Arts, 3600 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 300, in Duluth. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Admission to the center is $5 for adults, $3 for children, students and seniors and free for children 2 and younger. For more information, call 770-623-6002 or visit www.artsgwinnett.org.

Pickin in the Grayson City Park will be held at 6:30 p.m. the last Saturday of each month through September. Organized by Grayson resident Eddie Rawlins, the free event features professional and amateur musicians from the area who perform family-friendly, acoustic-based bluegrass, country and gospel music. Guests can bring their own beverages and snacks, but no alcohol is allowed. For more information, call the city of Grayson at 770-963-8017.