Nov 202012
MudFire Holiday Studio Show (& Sale) November 23-December 23 + Holiday Party on December 1, 2012

It’s that time of year again:

MudFire’s Holiday Studio Show will take place from November 23-December 23, 2012. And there’s a Holiday Party & artists’ reception from 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 1.

The show & sale features the functional & decorative ceramic works of 100+ local and regional artists. You can shop for some of the works online[more]

Oct 232012
The Bride of Frankenstein & Silver Scream Spook Show at Plaza Theatre on October 27, 2012

Like classic horror flicks? Wish you could still see them on the big screen?

On Saturday, October 27, 2012, head to the Plaza Theatre to see The Bride of Frankenstein.

Before the lights go down for The Bride of Frankenstein, Professor Morte, Retch, Pandora and the gang treat audiences members to a 30-minute Silver Scream Spook Show–think “Pee-wee’s Playhouse” … [more]

Aug 152012
Decatur BBQ, Blues, + Bluegrass Festival on August 18, 2012

Barbeque, Blues & Bluegrass is a combination I can get behind:

On Saturday, August 18, 2012, the Decatur Barbeque, Blues, & Bluegrass Festival will take place in Harmony Park.

Live music starts at 4:00 p.m. Here’s the lineup:

  • 4:00 p.m.: Mama’s Blue Dress
  • 5:00 p.m.: Deja Bluegrass
  • 6:00 p.m.: Heather Luttrell
  • 7:00 p.m.: Roxy Watson
  • 8:00 p.m.: The Electromatics

And, … [more]

Apr 112012
MudFire Gallery: Pirates vs. Zombies, April 13-June 3, 2012

Pirates vs. Zombies? Now this is my kind of art exhibition (and sale):

From April 13-June 3, 2012, Pirates vs. Zombies will be on display at MudFire Gallery. The exhibition includes original clay works & sculptures by a dozen artists & features ruthless scalawags, the brain-eating undead, and conflict & rivalry between the two. Bonus: The artists’ reception will … [more]

Mar 022011
$15 Tickets to The Colored Museum at the Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center

This sounds like an interesting play: Directed by Jasmine Guy, The Colored Museum is a satirical exhibit of stories that illuminate race relations in America. Per the summary, it’s “a vaudevillian mosaic that spans over 200 years of the African American experience and celebrates African American culture, mocks stereotypes and takes a closer look at what it means to be … [more]