Lunch on the Lawn for a song

Lunch on the Lawn for a song

Singer/songwriter and Heritage Christian Church worship leader Jason Bowen provided the musical entertainment June 15 at the heavily attended Lunch on the Lawn in downtown Fayetteville. Photo/Ben Nelms.

Girl Scout canoe jam

Girl Scout canoe jam

These young Girl Scouts had a fun time canoeing in the water last week at the Camp Loblolly day camp in south Fayette County. There was a host of other activities at the camp including arts and crafts, archery and more. The camp was hosted at the campus of Heritage Christian Church. Photo/John Munford.

Catch a 'Moovie' at Southern Ground Amphitheater

This Friday, June 22, Fayetteville Main Street is hosting its first free “Moovie Night” of 2012 at Southern Ground Amphitheater.

Beginning at 7 p.m., families are encouraged to come out for an evening of fun, music, and movies.

Before sundown, a DJ will play songs for all ages, and kids can meet and dance with the Chick-Fil-A cows. MOMS Club of Fayetteville will be selling kids tattoos, and Cool Flavors will offer Italian ice for dessert. Read More»

Big time vocalists to perform in PTC

Big time vocalists to perform in PTC

The stage at The Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater has featured a number of legendary artists over the years. The trend continues this Saturday when Roberta Flack and Peabo Bryson perform.

Flack, a skilled artist in pop, soul, jazz and folk, is known for hits like “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face,” “Where Is the Love (with Donny Hathaway), “Killing Me Softly With His Song,” Tonight I Celebrate My Love,” and many more. Read More»

Southern Crescent Chorale schedules Fayetteville auditions

The Southern Crescent Chorale in concert. Photo/Special.

Having just completed its tenth season, the Southern Crescent Chorale has established a reputation for excellence and achievement in the south metro area arts community. An auditioned community chorus, the Chorale’s mission is to enrich its communities and provide talented and interested singers an opportunity to perform a variety of challenging choral literature with high performance standards. Chorale members hail from six different metro Atlanta counties. Read More»

Fayetteville to host Market Day downtown Saturday

Fayetteville’s Market Day is a great place to pick up homemade and homegrown products. Photo/File.

This Saturday, June 16 is the first Market Day event of 2012, along with the Andy Buffington Car Show, as Fayetteville Main Street welcomes everyone to the Lane Brown Gazebo in Downtown Fayetteville to browse through a variety of vendors showcasing their homemade and homegrown products. Everything from jewelry, jellies, flowers, fresh produce and birdhouses, and some delicious desserts are available for sale to the public. Read More»

Fayetteville hosting ‘Lunch on the Lawn’ event this Friday

Fayetteville Main Street will be holding its second Lunch on the Lawn event this Friday, June 15. This is a wonderful opportunity to take a break from your busy schedules, and enjoy the beautiful weather and great music on the Historic Courthouse Lawn.

The MOM’s Club of Fayetteville will be selling baked goods to help with their fundraising to purchase playground equipment for the Church Street Park Playground Improvement Project. Read More»

Buffett tribute band plays Sat. at The Fred

The audience can expect a rousing tribute to Jimmy Buffett by A1A Saturday night. Photo/Special.

The Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater has brought in a wide array of talent to Peachtree City over the years, including such legendary performers like Ray Charles and bands like Foreigner, Styx, Huey Lewis and the News and more. Over the last two summers, they have also hosted The Tribute Series, the brain child of Peachtree City resident Chris Verdon. The series gives audiences a taste of the sights and sounds of large national acts at a fraction of the cost. Read More»

‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ opens Thursday in F’ville

Emperor Plumptoe (Justin Duhon) is tempted to try a magic elixer presented to him by the mysterious newcomers Mr. Wart (Josh Weisler) and Mr. Hog (Connor Whittle) in ACOF’s upcoming Musical Comedy, The Emperor’s New Clothes. Photo/Special.

Celebrate the beginning of summer with a laugh, a song, a dance and quality family timeas A Company of Friends Productions presents the hilarious family musical “The Emperor’s New Clothes.” Read More»

‘Delivered!’ music festival in F’ville this Sat.

The “Delivered!” music festival, taking place Saturday from 12-5 p.m. at 140 Stonewall Avenue in the Fayette County Government Complex Parking lot, will feature nine of some of the most amazing Christian artists regionally and nationally and even internationally known.

Headlining the Festival is our very own John Waller. There will be games for the kids, food vendors, from Chick-fil-A to Barbecue a host of retail vendors and non-profit and ministries networking together to strengthen their outreach efforts in the community. Read More»