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The Carrollton Wind Ensemble celebrates its 10th anniversary with its 2021 Fall Concert at the Carrollton Center for the Arts tonight. Read the full story of tonight’s concert on page A4.
There is a rhythm to community life that binds us together; ‘back to school’, church, or just the weekly work routine. But things changed in 2020, and we all had to adjust, as events were cancelled, and a new ‘normal’ took their place. But your patience is being rewarded as the Arts Festival…
The Carrollton Fair continues through Oct. 2. Attractions continue including the Los Moralitos Circus. There are several shows every day until the fair closes this weekend. Acts include high wire, Wheel of Destiny, Chuy the Clown and more.
Whether it be carnival rides, exhibits, a petting zoo or a variety of other entertainment options and food there are plenty of opportunities for family friendly fun when the Carrollton Fall Fair returns this weekend.
A free concert featuring two Georgia tribute bands will take place on Saturday night at the Carrollton Center for the arts benefitting the American Cancer Society.
Because I was a kid who scared easily, horror films are still a fairly substantial blind spot in my cinematic education. I’ve been slowly catching up over the years, but there are plenty of genre favorites that I haven’t seen. Until recently, that included the 1992 cult classic “Candyman,” s…
The Carrollton Center for the Arts’ Pop-Up: Peek, Push, & Pull exhibition brings the imaginative, three-dimensional world of pop-up books to the center’s Roush Gallery, July 29-Sept. 2.
ATLANTA — The coronavirus pandemic, after depressing Georgia’s film industry during its early months, actually helped the state bounce back strong during the last fiscal year.
Well-known author, storyteller and humorist Garrison Keillor will headline the Carrollton Center for the Arts 2021-22 schedule of performances, exhibits and special events,
A year after July 4 events were cancelled across west Georgia, the nation’s 245th birthday will again be celebrated this year with parades, patriotic music and fireworks exploding in the night sky.
Marshall Charloff and the Purple Xperience bring the spirit, vibe and — most importantly — music of Prince to Carrollton’s Amp at Adamson Square on Saturday night.
This time last year, when most of us were quarantined and studios were removing their high-profile releases from the calendar, I couldn’t wait for big movies to come back. Now I’m wondering how the heck I’m going to talk about four new movies and two home video releases in the space usually …
As leisure time options begin to open back up as concerns triggered by the pandemic begin to shift toward what will be ‘the new normal,’ outdoor events that draw crowds are doable again under certain parameters. Douglas County will host what is billed as “a curated, destination music festiva…
‘The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It’Rated R for terror, violence and some disturbing images. Opens in theaters June 4 and also available on HBO Max.
Disney has been a huge proponent of the ongoing remake trend, which allows studios to cash in on old properties that still have name recognition rather than develop new ideas from scratch. From a business standpoint, who can blame them? The company has raked in billions of dollars from recen…
Mountain bikers in Carroll County will soon get a new bike trail thanks to a collaborative effort by Carrollton Parks and Recreation, Mountain Bikes Atlanta (MTB-Atlanta) and Trails B’Ready.
‘Army of the Dead’Rated R for strong bloody violence, gore and language throughout, some sexual content and brief nudity/graphic nudity. Now playing in select theaters and available on Netflix May 21.
The 45th annual Atlanta Film Festival wrapped up last weekend, following 11 days of narrative features, documentaries, panel discussions and a host of other celebrations of cinema. While it was impossible to see everything, I attended virtually and got an early look at some movies that are s…
‘The Mitchells vs. the Machines’Rated PG for action and some language. Available on Netflix April 30.