Mini music festivals are nothing new for GATA's Sports Bar and Grill. The venue is known for the Statesboro Blues Festival and Summer Jam, but this Saturday's Dixie Jam is the first musical event to revolve around southern rock and country music. Greg Kearney, who is responsible for booking the musical talent for GATA's and organizer for Summer Jam for the last three years, explains how the concept of Dixie Jam came about.
The Savannah Urban Arts Festival continues in full swagger this week. In our last issue, we spoke with featured artist Jeffery Tonnesen and Baltimore hip hop performer Wordsmith.
She's not nearly old enough to be anyone's grandmother, but Lucia Garcia - who calls herself Electric Grandma - certainly crackles with electric energy.
Group participants in SCAD's annual Sidewalk Arts Festival are required to register with a made-up "group name." Mirielle Jefferson, Alex Jeffers and Hyeonji "HJ" Kim came up with a doozy.
Marijuana, according to the opening credits in the 1936 propaganda film Reefer Madness, is An Unspeakable Scourge! The Real Public Enemy Number One!
Richmond Hill Community Theatre will present the audience-participation murder mystery "Curse of the Cobra's Kiss" at 7:30 p.m. April 18-19 at the John W. Stevens Wetlands Education Center in J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.
The 10th annual Geechee Gathering takes place this Saturday from 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. in Riceboro.
"Murder Two Point Uh-Oh!," a family-friendly comedy mystery dinner-theater presentation set for tonight at Club Stewart, has something for everyone.
Once upon a time, cartoons could only be seen on Saturday mornings. You got up early and got your own Rice Krispies while your parents slept in and you watched Johnny Quest, Jem and the Holograms and reruns of Tom & Jerry until golf came on at noon.
Locals are familiar with the yearly "Kiss A Pig" campaigns to raise funds to fight diabetes.
Hard to believe given his mega-fame on HBO these days during the Barack Obama era, but there was a time when Bill Maher was a pariah.
Over at Albany Sporting Goods & Pawn, owner Phillip Phillips Sr. deals in a lot of used goods - including guitars. This fact was not lost on his son, Phillip Jr., who worked in the shop during his teenage years.
Witness the aura of Elvis Presley come alive with Jim Jinelli in "ELVIS, A Concert Experience" set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Averitt Center for the Arts in Statesboro.
National recording artist Darryl Worley will perform Saturday at the Amphitheater in Bryant Commons.
It's just past midnight in a smoky bar on the Lisbon docks. At a corner table, in the shadows, men talk in low whispers. Money changes hands; a dark deal is made. The bartender uncorks another bottle of strong red port. Lovers exchange hot glances and disappear furtively around a corner.