What’s Going on in Gordon County this weekend

Thursday, December 1 Chamber Business After Hours 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Gordon County Historical Society To Register: www.gordonchamber.org/events or (706) 625-3200

Friday, December 2 Cobel Elementary Bel Canto Choir Singing 11 a.m. on the Harris Arts Center Steps Kick-off your lunch break by enjoying the sounds of this group of 40 children in grades 5 – 8

Friday, December 2 & Saturday, December 3 GRPA North Georgia Regionals Football Tournament Calhoun Recreation Department

Friday, December 2/Saturday, December 3/Sunday, December 4 (Shows also on December 9 & 10) Calhoun Little Theater presents: “Every Christmas Story Told (and Then Some!)” Friday & Saturday at 7 p.m. & Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Harris Arts Center Instead of performing Charles Dickens’ beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told -- plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! $15 General Admission/$12 Seniors, Students/$10 HAC Members More Info: www.harrisartscenter.com

Fridays


 Live Music at Sellers in Downtown Calhoun 


 The restaurant also offers food and drink specials. 

 More Info: www.facebook.com/SellersEatery

Saturday, December 3 Ugly Sweater 5K 9 a.m. at the Calhoun Rec Yellow Park Early registration $20, kids 10 & under $10, day of registration $25/$15. Registration forms can be picked up and dropped off at Calhoun Recreation Department. Free t-shirt for registrants. Donations for canned foods will be collected on race day for Blewer Foods. Questions: 678-986-6347 or email charles.rhodes99@gmail.com

Saturday, December 3 Fairmount Christmas Parade 6 p.m. The parade travels through Downtown Fairmount and concludes at Tate Park with the lighting of the City Christmas tree. There will be antique cars and entertainment at the park after the tree lighting, plus hot chocolate, snacks and cookies!

Saturday, December 3 The Joni Harbin Show 7 p.m. at the GEM Theatre You know her as the hysterical Mistress of Ceremonies for Calhoun’s Dancing with the Stars and the acclaimed Emcee of the Pearl Awards. Joni debuted her comedy show in 2014 on the GEM stage. Now you have the opportunity to see Joni in an all new show! Tickets are $12 and $15. More Info: www.calhoungemtheatre.org

Sunday, December 4 “A Christmas Story” 5 p.m. at the GEM Theatre “A Christmas Story” is a 1983 American Christmas comedy film based on short stories and semi-fictional anecdotes of author Jean Shepherd. The movie features Ralphie Parker (Peter Billingsley), a nine-year-old boy, who is trying to convince his parents, his teacher and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun is a perfect gift in the 1940s. This film is rated PG. Tickets are $5. More Info: www.calhoungemtheatre.org