Registration begins May 1 for the All-Army 10-Miler qualifier June 2 at Donovan Field. Dedication, hard work and training may earn you the right to represent the Third Infantry Division in the prestigious Oct. 21 race in Washington, D.C.
Charleston, SC – Legendary artist Peter Max's exquisite paintings will be on exhibition and available for acquisition at the Karis Art & Design Gallery at the Kress Building in Charleston on April 28 and 29; the world famous artist will make two very special appearances at the gallery on Saturday, April 28 from 7-10 p.m., and Sunday, April 29 from Noon to 3 p.m.
She had a pretty big rock 'n' roll hit ("One of Us") back in 1995, but these days Joan Osborne is known as one of the most reliably smoky rhythm 'n' blues singers in the business.
Here's a roundup of several other notable events this weekend in the Savannah music world:
WHAT: Tybee Island will proudly host the thirdrd Annual EVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour, featuring elite professional athletes, free agents and amateur volleyball players. This event is free and open to spectators. Special contests and promotions will be held throughout the tournament. The EVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour is a network of select volleyball professionals from across the country competing for top honors and awards on beaches across the U.S.
For the most part, people frown upon writing on the walls.
HOOTS & HELLMOUTH
It's spring in Savannah, but it's a wine–lover's summer paradise on Tybee this week for the fourth annual Tybee Wine Festival.
PENNVILLE, Ga. - Folk art legend Howard Finster's quirky Paradise Garden has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
HINESVILLE: Liberty Stadium Cinemas
The 2012 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf Tournament, a nationally televised part of the PGA Champions Tour, is offering big benefits to armed service members.
Charlie Daniels is coming down to Georgia.
GENERAL OGLETHORPE & THE PANHANDLERS
Valdosta, GA – Wild Adventures Theme Park (WA) adds four concerts to its already star-studded 2012 Family Concert Series. Georgia native Lauren Alaina joins Sugarland on Saturday, July 28 along with country music singer songwriter Canaan Smith. Rock band Abandon and alternative band The City Harmonic join Newsboys' lineup Saturday, April 14. WA's Family Concert Series features 19 performances, all included with a 2012 Season Pass or park admission.
March 29, 2012 (Savannah, GA) - The 4th Annual Savannah Urban Arts Festival will take place April 15-22 at several venues around the city. There are some exciting new additions to the schedule this year, which will make this the most packed schedule yet. There are loads of great events throughout the week, but three in particular we'd like to highlight: The SUAF benefit concert and local music showcase, the performance by Kristina Wong on Friday night, and the final Saturday of the festival, SUAFest!
Historically attired interpreters passionate about their subject brought Sunbury's Civil War history to life Saturday at Fort Morris State Historic Site in Sunbury. The site is well-known for its Colonial and Revolutionary War history, but the war that tore apart the nation and families from 1861-65 also impacted Sunbury's small community.
Based upon the Israeli series "Prisoners of War," Showtime's American spy thriller "Homeland" is in its third season and has the green light for a 12-episode fourth season, set to premiere in 2014.
Skidaway Marine Science Day 2013 will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, on the campus of the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography at the north end of Skidaway Island.
SAVANNAH - Best-selling author Nicholas Sparks will speak at 6 p.m. Oct. 8 at Trustees Theater in a special appearance sponsored by the Savannah Book Festival.
Judging categories have been announced for the 10th annual Blues and BBQ Festival, which will be from 2-11:30 p.m. Saturday in downtown Hinesville.
Tickets for the previously announced Pig and Oyster Roast are "no longer available," but there's still plenty of room for music fans at the inaugural Revival Fest, a tuneful celebration of indie Americana Saturday, Sept. 14 on the grounds of the Georgia State Railroad Museum.
The second annual sweet-tea tasting competition is set for 2:30-11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, during the 10th annual Blues and BBQ festival in downtown Hinesville.
The Savannah Craft Brew Festival was hatched in part by Visit Savannah and other interested parties in order to create an event to bring in visitors and promote activity during the Labor Day weekend.
The sixth annual Labor Day Beach Bash Sunday is free and features ocean breezes, live music and fireworks from the Tybee Pier and Pavilion.
STATESBORO - The Georgia Southern University Performing Arts Center has announced the 2013-14 season, including tributes to Johnny Cash and Patti Page, Broadway performances, the Moscow Festival Ballet and more.
In Marvel Comics' Thor movies, Jaimie Alexander plays a mythological warrior who fights alongside her amply-muscled sweetie, the titular Norse superhero. In The Last Stand, Alexander takes down a Mexican drug cartel, standing shoulder to shoulder with none other than Arnold Schwarzenegger. She wears a badge, carries a gun and blows lots of stuff up.
TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. – Arggghhhh! Swashbucklers, wenches, and scallywags of all ages will converge on Tybee Island, an island 20 minutes east of Savannah, for the 9th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest on Oct. 10-13.
very once in a while, the creative team at the Savannah Theatre just has to shake things up.
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