30490 Highway 441
Commerce, GA 30529
Phone: (706) 336-0000
Fax: (706) 336-0026
A premier venue for motorsports in the Jackson County and the outlying areas, the Gresham Motorsports Park is located near the outskirts of the city of Jefferson. The track has been operational since 1967, when it was opened as the Jefco Speedway, and has hosted some of the most prestigious events in motor racing. The asphalt oval track at this park has undergone several renovations and modifications over the years, to provide a safe and efficient racing track. Besides motorsports, the Gresham Motorsports Park also hosts community events, concerts, arts festivals, music festivals, and much more. See the website for further information.
"Northeast Georgia's Regional Orchestra," this symphony orchestra presents a professional orchestra of 60 musicians performing four concert during their season at Pearce Auditorium on the Brenau campus.
Established in 1982, the Lanier National Speedway has been host to prestigious racing and motorsport events for NASCAR. Originally established as a dirt track in 1982, the circuit moved to an asphalt surface in 1987, thus opening up to a wide array of competitions. The track boasts of a seating capacity of 4500 spectators. Though the number of events held here has diminished over the years, the track remains a popular motorsport venue in the region. Check website for more.
Providing ballet students an opportunity to perform with guest artists, this ballet company offers an annual performance season which includes The Nutcracker at Christmas and a repertory performance in the spring.
Normaltown Hall is a great place to experience Athens’ live music scene. Their eclectic schedule features regional bands and touring musicians, spanning from several genres. Previous line-ups have included the likes of Daniel Romano, Angel Olsen, Andrew Cedermark and Rick Fowler Band.
Located within Hotel Indigo Athens, is the spectacular Rialto Room that's best known to feature noteworthy musical performances and recordings. It offers a warm and intimate setting to renowned and emerging musical artists, fully equipped for all types of live music or audio-visual needs.. The 5,000 sq. ft. space features a beautifully designed granite rotunda entrance – perfect for refreshment breaks and welcome tables – and warm hardwood floors throughout. The space is also great for hosting private or corporate events, social gatherings, wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, and other festive parties and events.
The Fortress is a DIY venue and only those in the know are aware of it. Tucked away near Reese Street Historic District, it is located in a residential area. Some of their previous listings are Each Other, Red Sea, Shy Violet, Realistic Pillow, Sad Dads and What Moon Things.
AthFest showcases the best in regionally and nationally recognized Athens-based talent. Over 60 local and regional artists, hands-on arts activities for children and performances by local adult musicians playing specifically for kids are also featured at the annual AthFest.
Event featuring dozens of artists and crafts vendors will offer one-of-a-kind gift ideas, plus special events such as Ladies' Day Out and wine tasting.
A compilation of almost 150 holiday festivities throughout November and December.
Momix is known internationally for presenting work of exceptional inventiveness and physical beauty. This company of dancer-illusionists create a brilliant breakthrough of multimedia dance theatre with lush, exotic imagery and a powerful score.