Calendar

December
Through Jan. 3
25th Anniversary of Magical Nights of Lights. Lanier Islands 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford. $35 per vehicle when purchased in advance online or $45 per vehicle at the gate. www.lanierislands.com

Dec. 1
Lessons and Carols. Presented by Piedmont Chorale. 7:30-9 p.m. Piedmont College Chapel, 992 Central Ave., Demorest. 706-778-3000, dprice2@piedmont.edu. Free.

Dec. 2
Clermont Christmas Town & Country Tour. Tour of homes, businesses and historic sites. 5-9 p.m. Clermont Chattahoochee Center, 639 Main St., Clermont. 678-677-6491, kristicrumpton@clermontga.com. $15-24.

Flowery Branch Christmas Festival and Tree Lighting. Ceremony and 5K jingle jog. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Main Street Flowery Branch, 5517 Main St., Flowery Branch. 770-967-2934, ssoucie1@charter.net. Free.

Holiday Children’s Performance. 11 a.m. to noon. Atlanta Botanical Garden — Gainesville, 1911 Sweetbay Drive, Gainesville. 404-888-4763, wcannon@atlantabg.org.

Lessons and Carols. Presented by Piedmont Chorale. 7:30-9 p.m. Piedmont College Chapel, 992 Central Ave., Demorest. 706-778-3000, dprice2@piedmont.edu. Free.

Michelle Malone. 8-10 p.m. The Crimson Moon, 24 N. Park St., Dahlonega. 706-864-3982, crimsonmoonpublicist@gmail.com. $25-30.

Toys for Tots at Left Nut Brewing. 1-8 p.m. Left Nut Brewing, 2100 Atlanta Highway, Gainesville. www.leftnutbrewing.com. Free.

Dec. 3
Christmas on Green Street. 4:30-7 p.m. Green Street, Gainesville.

North Georgia Chamber Symphony holiday concert. 4-5:30 p.m. Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1397 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville. 706-867-9444, bettyflorence@windstream.net. Free.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ONGOING
Dawsonville Bridge Club. 12:30 to 4 p.m. Mondays. Dawson County Senior Center, 201 Recreation Road, Dawsonville. 770-722-5852, techmgr@windstream.net.

Open Studio Pottery. 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays. Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. NE, Gainesville. 770-536-2575. $10-25.

Cruise-In Car Show. 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays. Varsity Jr, 73 Bethel Drive, Dawsonville. 706-265-7273.

Sing music with The North Georgia Barbershop Singers. 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Cumming Baptist Church, 115 Church St., Cumming. 770-609-9853. Free.

Arrowheads Through the Ages. 10 a.m. third Tuesdays. Hardman Farm Historic Site, 143 Ga. 17, Sautee Nacoochee.

Board Game Extravaganza. Third Tuesdays. Dawson County Library, 342 Allen St., Dawsonville.

Lanier Dance. 7 to 10 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays.  American Legion Post 7, 2343 Riverside Drive, Gainesville. 770-789-3523, davefsu@bellsouth.net. $8.

Watercolor classes with Becky Threlkeld Peebles. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays. Sautee Nacoochee Center, 283 Ga. 255, Sautee Nacoochee. 706-878-3300. $35.

Open Pottery Studio. 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays. Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. NE, Gainesville.

Trivia @ Johnny’s. 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Johnny’s, Style Pizza, Dawsonville.

Abrakadoodle. 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursdays. Hobby Lobby, 1146 Dawsonville Highway NW, Gainesville. 470-252-5108.

Hall County Farmers Market. 2:30-6 p.m. Tuesdays and 7 a.m. to noon. Saturdays. Gospel music and free booth for churches, Aug. 26. Hall County’s Original Farmers Market, 734 East Crescent Drive, Gainesville. nckgwn@charter.net. Free.

The Crimson Moon’s Wednesdays with Tom and Juli. 7-9 p.m. Aug. 30, Sept. 6, Sept. 13, Sept. 20, Sept. 27 and Oct. 4. The Crimson Moon, 24 N. Park St., Dahlonega. 706-864-3982, crimsonmoonpublicist@gmail.com. Free.

Buford Corn Maze. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Sept. 2 to Nov. 12. Times vary. Buford Corn Maze, 4470 Bennett Road, Buford. 678-835-7198, jeff@vardeman.com. $15-25.

12th Annual Corn Maze. Sept. 9 to Nov. 5. Times vary. Jaemor Farms, 5340 Cornelia Highway, Alto. 770-869-3999, caroline@jaemorfarms.com. $9-14.

Scarecrow Trail. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Sept. 22-Oct. 29. North Georgia Zoo & Farm, 2912 Paradise Valley Road, Cleveland. 706-348-7279, info@wildlifewonders.org. $21-23.

Pumpkin Fest. 11 a.m to 4 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Oct. 6-29. North Georgia Zoo & Farm, 2912 Paradise Valley Road, Cleveland. 706-348-7279, info@wildlifewonders.org. $21-23.