Folk Fest begins today at the North Atlanta Trade Center and will feature many artists, including this Howard Finster piece. It is located at 1700 Jeurgens Court in Norcross.
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Folk Fest begins today at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court in Norcross. Tickets are $7. For hours and more information, visit ww.slotinfolkart.com.
Gallery at St. Edward’s presents “Quartet Plus 2” through today in the chapel of the St. Edwards Episcopal Church, 737 Moon Road in Lawrenceville. For hours and more information, call 770-963-6128.
The city of Suwanee and 790 The Zone will host Rock & Jock Family Fest at 5 p.m. Saturday at Town Center Park, 370 Buford Highway, Suwanee featuring the band Cowboy Mouth at 8 p.m.
Aurora Theatre presents Atlanta Harmony Celebration!, a women’s a capella chorus 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday, 128 Pike St. in Lawrenceville. Tickets are $10 and $15. For more information, visit www.AtlantaHarmonyCelebration.org.
Shawn Mullins will perform Aug. 27 as part of the Lawrenceville’s Moonlight and Music Concert Series, located at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse lawn, 185 Crogan St.in Lawrenceville.
The Suwanee Festival of Books will be held from Aug. 28 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Aug. 29 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Suwanee Town Center Park, 370 Buford Highway N.W. in Suwanee. For more information, visit www.suwaneefestivalofbooks.com
Grayson Community Park is having a free concert with music by Ramblin Creek and local Bluegrass, Gospel and Country songs 6:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 28, 475 Grayson Parkway in Grayson.
New Dawn Theater Company presents a Laura Monk & High Cotton and Tim Price concert 8 p.m. Aug. 28, 3087 Main St. in Duluth. Tickets are $15. For more information, call 678-887-5015.
Gwinnett Historic Courthouse hosts a Stamp Collage art show through Oct. 29, 185 Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. Admissions is free. For more information and hours, call 770-822-5450.
The 2010 season of movies in Braselton Park, located off Harrison Street between Ga. highways 124 and 53 in downtown Braselton, will be held select Saturdays through Sept. 18. For more information, call 706-654-5551.
Kudzu Art Zone presents the exhibit “Up Close and Personal” through Aug. 28 in the Norcross Art Gallery, 116 Carlyle St. in Norcross. For hours and more information, call 770-931-4474.
Fine Art Exhibits presents Works by Tom Nakashima and The Augusta State Faculty Invitational through Sept. 25. The Hudgens Center for the Arts is located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 300. For more information, call 770-623-6002.
Music at the Vines Mansion will continue select Fridays and Sundays through Sept. 19. Tickets are available by calling 678-601-5900 or online at www.musicatthevinesmansion.com.
The Museum of Design Atlanta presents “Atlanta: Beyond Bricks & Sticks” Sept. 6 through Dec. 18 at the Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center. For more information, visit www.gwinnettehc.org.
Stone Mountain Park will host the Yellow Daisy Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 9 through 12 in the Special Events Meadow. The park is at 1000 Robert E. Lee Blvd. in Stone Mountain. Admission is free. For more information, call 770-498-5690 or visit www.stonemountainpark.com.
Shades of Liberia presents its Fashion/Wine Extravaganza event Sept. 10 at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, 185 West Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. For more information, visit www.shadesofliberia.org.
The Bowman House Concert Series will present David Olney Sept. 11at 323 Wilcrest Drive S.W. in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-979-1314.
The New Dawn Theater presents “The Little Mermaid” from Sept. 16 to Oct. 2 11 a.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 3087 Main St. in Duluth. Tickets are $5. For tickets and more information, call 678-887-5015.
Suwanee Town Center Park will host Suwanee Day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 18 at 370 Buford Highway in Suwanee. For more information, visit www.suwanee.com/whatsnew.events.php.
Suwanee Town Center Park will host the Second Annual Korean Festival at noon Sept. 25 and 26 at 370 Buford Highway in Suwanee. For more information, visit www.suwanee.com/whatsnew.events.php or call 770-203-1888.
Lionheart Theatre will present “The Crucible” Sept. 3 through 19 at Norcross Community and Cultural Arts Center, 10 College St. in Norcross. For more information, call 770-885-0425 or visit www.lionhearttheatre.org.
Kudzu Art Zone presents “12 x 12 Xtravaganza” an art exhibit and silent auction through Oct 2, 116 Carlyle St. in Norcross. For more information, visit www.kudzuartzone.org.
Grayson High School’s Tip-Off Club presents the 2010 Grayson Fest Arts & Crafts Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Grayson High School, 50 Hope Hollow Road in Loganville. To be an exhibitor or vendor and for more information, visit www.graysonhoops.com.