North Georgia Happenings – week of January 30
|Rick Stack sponsors dinner at Sourwood Café to Benefit Legacy of Caring. Photo couresy of Rick Stack|
Paul Hobbs Wine Dinner at Sourwood Café - February 1 at 6 p.m. Benefit for Legacy of Caring Five Hobbs wines and four courses featuring lobster salad, stuffed quail, beef short rib ravioli with wild mushroom ragu, and artisanal cheeses. A silent auction will follow. Cost of the event is $110 per person. For reservations, call 470-695-3600.
Holly Theatre – “The Beach Boys Tribute - Sail On Band,” Saturday, Feb. 3, 8 p.m.; and, “Johnny Cash Now,” Friday, Feb. 16 at 8 p.m. For tickets, https://www.hollytheater.com/, then select Buy Tickets at the bottom of the page. Ticket prices vary. 69 W. Main St. Dahlonega, 706-530-5162.
“School of Rock,” Blue Ridge Community Theatre, Blue Ridge. Through February 4.
“Ronnie Milsap & T.G. Sheppard” – RESCHEDULED Saturday, Feb. 3, 7:00 p.m. Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds 1311 Music Hall Road, Hiawassee. 706-896-4191. Tickets, $37 and $47 and fees. https://www.georgiamountainfairgrounds.com/, select Tickets, then Purchase Tickets.
“SouthernSirens: A Southern Comedy,” February 8-25, The Cumming Playhouse at 101 School Street, Cumming GA, Tickets at 770-781-9178 or playhousecumming.com.
Tiger Mt Vineyard and Winery’s Chocolate & Wine Bash–Saturday, Feb. 10, 1-4 p.m. $15 event admission includes tasting of all the wines, for groups of eight or more, Reservations recommended at 706-782-4777.
Mardi Gras in the Mountains, Saturday, Feb. 10, 6:30-11 p.m. at the Appalachian Campus of Chattahoochee Technical College. Dinner and dance with silent auction. Reservations February 3-10, $90. Contact Gina Pendley at 706-253-4100 or 800-692-7199.
Doyle Dykes & Band, Gilmer Arts B.E.S.T. Series, Concert at Ellijay Elementary Auditorium, Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m. Tickets at Gilmer Arts, Gilmerarts.com, 706-635-5605.
Free Concert by Riverside Chamber Players, Casual Classics 2018 Concert program, February 12 at 7 p.m. at Fellowship Presbyterian at 389 Bent Tree Drive in Jasper Georgia. Sponsored by Jasper Muse, Inc, www.casualclassicjasper.org. 404-281-0790.
Free concert by baritone Jarius Cliett Debuts at Episcopal Church of the Holy Family on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 3:30 p.m. Program includes spirituals and musical numbers. Following the concert, the parish choir will sing choral evensong with Debuts.
Gainesville Theatre Alliance’s February Festival of Theatre Avenue Q (Feb 13-24) and Sir Terry Pratchett’s Monstrous Regiment (Feb 16-24) Performances at 7:30 p.m., Feb 13-17, 20-24, 2018; also 2:30 p.m., Feb 18 & 24.Tickets $24/$26 for adults, $22-24 for seniors and $14/$16 for students the website at www.gainesvilleTHEATREalliance.org or purchase tickets through the GTA Box Office from 10am to 4pm weekdays at 678-717-3624
“Rainforest Adventures” – Jan. 23 – March 4. On the Mainstage Theater at the Center for Puppetry at 1404 Spring St NW in Atlanta. Journey to the Brazilian treetop canopy populated by animals, courtesy of puppeteers who perform in a Czech Black style. For ages 4 and up. Shows Tuesday – Friday, 10 am and 11:30 am; Saturday, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.; Sunday, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Includes admission to Worlds of Puppetry Museum and Create-A-Puppet Workshop where guests can make and perform with their own pink river dolphin marionette. Tickets $9.75 (members) and $19.50 (non-members) can be purchased at www.puppet.org or call 404-873-3391.