Weekender: See & Do

• The Alamo, 19 W. Court Sq. in downtown Newnan, Fri., July 25 features the return of Mystery Tramp. Show 9 p.m. with a $5 cover. Sat., July 26, local foundation It’s the Journey hosts a benefit evening to support breast cancer research. Scheduled are The Gypsies, Third Shift, Final Answer Band and Gasoline Brothers. There is no cover and the show starts 5 p.m. The final show, Gasoline Brothers, starts at 10:30 p.m. Details: 770-683-2526.

• Southern Ground Social Club, 18 Main St., Senoia, Fri., July 25, features Georgia modern southern rockers, Reluctant Saints. Sat., July 26, is North Carolina Appalachian rockers Big Daddy Love. With both shows, the doors open 9 p.m. All ages welcome, and there are no cover charges at the Southern Ground. Details: 770-727-9072.

• Frederick Brown J. Amphitheater in Peachtree City – The Fred – is holding its 20th anniversary Summer Concert Series. Continues July 26- Michael Bolton, Aug. 2- Arrival-The Music of Abba; Sept. 27 - TBA. Spotlight shows: Sept. 6- Bret Michaels, Sept. 13- The Rat Pack is Back. Tickets: www.ticketalternative.com/Venues/513.aspx ; 877-725-8849 or Fred Box Office, 201 McIntosh Trail, Peachtree City.

• Southern Ground Amphitheater, Fayetteville, summer concert series continues with Gary Puckett and The Union Gap July 26 (Reserved $25, Lawn $15). Tickets available 24/7 at SouthernGroundAmp.com. Concluding series is Charlie Daniels Band Aug. 9 (Reserved $45, Lawn $30).

• Summer youth productions by Newnan Theatre Company on First Avenue include “Avenue Q,” by Jeff Whitty, Robert Lopez, and Jeff Marx through July-27. Tickets: www.newnantheatre.org, or 770-683-6282.

• “110 in the Shade” is playing at Southside Theatre Guild, 20 W. Campbellton St., Fairburn. Directed by Jared Wright. Remaining shows: July 25, 26 and 27; Aug. 1, 2 and 3; Aug. 8, 9 and 10. Thurs., Fri., Sat. 8 p.m.; Sun. matinee 2:30 p.m. Tickets first weekend $14 advance online, $15 at door. All other performances, $16 advance online, $17.50 at door. Children, all shows, $8. Details: 770-969-0956.

• Cruise-in and bike night is fourth Saturdays through October, rain or shine, Great South Harley Davidson, 185 E. Hwy. 16 at Exit 41 off I-85. Runs 4-7 p.m. Door prizes, music, 50/50, and cruiser-of-the-month awards. Free to all, all vehicles welcome. Remaining dates: July 26, Aug. 23, Sept. 27 and Oct. 25. Details: Mary Davenport at 706-668-7731 or rdcoupe@gmail.com .

• Coming Back to Handy, a homecoming event in the community of Handy, is hosting a fundraiser on Saturday, July 26 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. The fundraiser will be a yard sale and food featuring hot dogs and hamburgers. The fundraiser will be on 74 West Washington St. and will feature clothes for sale for women, men and children. Details: Martha West at 770-253-2809.

• Rocky Hill Reunion – Neighbors, friends and supporters of Newnan’s Rocky Hill neighborhood gather Saturday, July 26 at Newnan’s Willie Lynch Park, noon to 6 p.m. Theme is “Historic Rocky Hill: past and present, united in fellowship for the future.” Details: Henri Jean Stewart, Clarence “C-Bo” Bohannon or Willie Pritchett. Donations and volunteers appreciated. T-shirts available. Email rockyhill04@gmail.com or contact Sharon, 404-454-4712 or Kerin, 404-314-5975. Food donations welcome, said food chair Betty Sutton Richardson. Checks payable to Rocky Hill Reunion, or drop off baked goods and other items Fri., July 25 or Sat. morning, July 26 at Open Door Shelter, 129 W. Washington St. - details, 678-558-3664 or 770-251-5404.

• Breaking Free: Kandice Bell album release and domestic violence concert. Born/raised contemporary gospel artist from Newnan. Doors open July 27 at 4:30 p.m., concert 5 p.m. St. Smyrna Baptist Church, 68 Heery Rd., Newnan. Hosted by 102.5 radio show host, Darlene McCoy. Also featuring Kevin Lemons and Higher Calling, Felton James & Company, Soaring into Destiny Dance team, Valerie Williams, domestic violence advocate, and Pastor Tamarkus T. Cook of #strongdad movement. Tickets: advance $15 adults $5 children – will be $25 at door; and $35 VIP tickets (reception included/exclusive seating). Details and tickets: 678-462-1412 or 678-469-6283. A donation will be made to Community Welcome House shelter for victims of domestic violence. Details: www.iamkandicebell.com .

• Summer Musical Theatre Camp is offered by Fayetteville-based A Company of Friends July 28-Aug. 1 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily for ages 7 to 16 years. This year campers will present the Disney gem “101 Dalmatians, Kids.” Register: 770-599-0051, emailacofdirector1@gmail.com or go to www.acofproductions.com .

• Carnegie Cinema – See “Gravity,” rated PG-13, running time 91 minutes. Tuesday, July 29, 2 p.m. Newnan Carnegie Library, 1 LaGrange St. Sci-fi/thriller starring Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, and Ed Harris. Details: 770-683-1347.

• Couples dance and a beginner dance lesson is Fri., Aug. 8, at LaFayette Christian School Gym, 1904 Hamilton Rd., LaGrange. Dance lesson is 7:30 and the dance is 8-10:30 p.m. Attire: smart casual. Visitor couples welcome - $20 per couple. Swing, slow dancing, waltz, foxtrot, electric slide, polka and more. Moonlight Ballroom Dance Club: 706-881-2734.

• Motorcycle ride for Fragile Kids Foundation is Aug. 16, leaving from Gene Evans Great South Harley-Davidson, 185 E. Hwy. 16, Newnan, GA 30263. Cost: $25 donation, extra $10 for passenger. Includes lunch provided by Varsity and a ride pin. Registration 9 a.m., ride at 10:30 a.m. Details: LaSocha, Crossroads F.A.I.T.H. Riders, 678-357-6855; Jenn Nolder, Jenn@fragilekids.org or 678-876-1093.

• Dry Bones Cruising Car Show is Aug. 23, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Grantville, by Mt. Gilead United Methodist Church of Grantville. Vendors are welcome and space for tables and tents are available. For more information contact Rev. Rodney Grier, 404-274-2614 or Betty Sims at 678-876-1111.

• Rebel Reelers Square Dance Club – Dances 8-10 p.m. first and third Fridays at Coweta Recreation Department, Hospital Road, Newnan. Meets in Johnny Brown Building. Square dancing and round dancing, along with finger foods. Club offers lessons. Details: Darline Barge, Pres., 770-617-1211; barged@bellsouth.net.

• Coweta County Farmer’s Market is Wednesdays in coordination with Main Street Newnan, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Historic Train Depot, East Broad St. Also Saturdays 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Powell Expo Center, Temple Avenue.



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