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North Georgia Happenings–February 20

Beall’s Outlet Store/Goodwill Job Fair. Wednesday, February 21, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and Thursday, February 22, 9 a.m.–7 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Center, inside the Goodwill Store, at 66 S 400 Center Ln., Dawsonville. For more information call 706-344-3409.

“Those Crazy Ladies in the House on the corner,” Tater Patch Players, 95 Philadelphia Lane, Jasper, 23, 24, 25. Sunday shows 2 p.m., all others 7:30 p.m. Adults $18, Seniors $16, Students $14. 95., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 706-253-2800. Follow up: Larry Cavendar at the Pickens County Progress wrote “Anyone who enjoys a night of hearty laughs and guffaws will not want to miss this comedy.”

“Southern Sirens: A Southern Comedy,” Feb. 8-25, The Cumming Playhouse at 101 School Street, Cumming GA, Tickets at 770-781-9178 or

Gala Weekend at Booth Museum, Carterville. Largest annual fundraiser to support first-class exhibitions, educational programs, and events. Feb. 24, 5:30 p.m. Weekend events include Boots 'N' Saddles (a pre-gala party), Brunch with Artists, panel discussion based on the movie Tombstone, and the For the Love of Art Auction. All inclusive weekend tickets are $300 per person. Call Lynn Tatum at 770-387-1541 for tickets. For a full schedule of Gala Weekend events and to view available artwork, visit

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. 20-24, 2018; also 2:30 p.m., Feb. 24. Tickets $24/$26 for adults, $22-24 for seniors and $14/$16 for students the website at or purchase tickets through the GTA Box Office from 10am to 4pm weekdays at 678-717-3624

“Così fan Tutte,” Feb. 23-25 3 p.m University Opera. Flint Hall, Falany Performing Arts Center, Waleska. All Seats-$12.50. Purchase tickets: For more information, 770-720-9167, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

“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 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. ; 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 or call 404-873-3391.

Gibbs Gardens Seventh Annual Daffodil Colorfest–March continuing through mid-April. 1987 Gibbs Drive, Ball ground, GA. 770-893-1881.

GOP gubernatorial debate–Sat. Mar. 31 5:30 at the Venue at Friendship Springs, 7340 Friendship Springs Blvd. Flowery Branch. Heavy hor’d’oeuvres and cash bar available. Register for free event at the 9th District Republican Party’s Facebook page or on Eventbrite. Registration limited to 500. Event to livestream at and Facebook.

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