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Keep your social calendar busy with 11Alive’s Where U Live new events section!

Keep your social calendar busy with 11Alive’s Where U Live new events section!

Looking for something fun to do this weekend?  Check out on the new events guide at the top of the page.  We’ve taken all the work out of finding out what’s happening in your neighborhood. 

Just click where you live and you have everything at your fingertips!  Looking for something to do with your kids?  We have a family friendly activities section. Interested in art?  We have exhibit listings.  Want to explore a different part of the city?  Click the neighborhood and we can show you what’s happening.

Planning your weekend has never been easier!

BEST SPOTS: Inexpensive Dates

BEST SPOTS: Inexpensive Dates

NORTHEAST METRO – For this week’s installment of Best Spots, we’re compiling a list of Inexpensive Date Spots for you to take your special someone.

In today’s economy, it’s important to find companionship which, in our opinion, is the cheapest form of entertainment. However, it’s the springtime, and people like to get out every now and then. So, check out these suggestions for fun under $15.

If your date is a romantic, Athens-Clarke County Greenways and Riverside Parks are hosting a Full Moon Hike. This guided hike will be lighted by the full moon, which occurs on April 26. The hike begins at 8:00 p.m. and ends at 10:00 p.m. Athens residents will be admitted for a $2 fee, all non-residents will be charged $5.

Eleven-year-old jazz prodigy and Bear on the Square Festival, this weekend

Eleven-year-old jazz prodigy and Bear on the Square Festival, this weekend

Although the forecast calls for storms; there’s plenty to do this weekend, both – inside and outside. Check out our new events calendar, which can be found on a widget called "EVENTS" which is located at the top left portion of every community site's homepage.

Below, we’ve listed a couple of events we think you will like:

On Saturday, April 16, 11-year-old jazz prodigy Morgan Guerin will play at the Arts Council Smithgail Arts Center at 8:00 p.m. He’ll play along with his quartet, the Morgan Guerin Quartet. This concert is an installment of the Evenings of Intimate Jazz Series. Tickets to the event are $30 per individual and $25 per tickets of groups of six more.

37 Main, a Rock Café in Downtown Buford will host Iron Mullet, an 80’s costume tribute band and Mad Margritt, an 80’s hair rock band.

Atlanta Falcons LB Curtis Lofton hosts "Fashion Funds the Cure"

Atlanta Falcons LB Curtis Lofton hosts "Fashion Funds the Cure"

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Curtis Lofton of the Atlanta Falcons will be hosting the “Fashion Funds the Cure” Charity Event at Bloomingdales Lenox Square, tonight at 6PM.

This event will feature a fashion show, live and silent auction and cocktail hour and all proceeds go to the Rally Foundation. The Rally Foundation is a, “501(c)(3) non-profit organization that empowers volunteers across the country to raise awareness and fund for childhood cancer research to find better treatments with fewer long-term side effects and ultimately, to find cures.”

Tonight’s fashion show will feature pint-sized patients, modeling in the latest fashions, being escorted down the runway by top players in the NFL. The runway will also feature professional models from Factor Model Management.

The events live auction includes items, like a Robert Mondavi Winery Tour in Sonoma, tickets and airfare to the ESPY Awards and a male Goldendoodle puppy.

Flowery Branch City Council to hold council retreat

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – The Flowery Branch City Council will hold a council retreat on Saturday, March 26.

During the retreat council will held a special vote on a “rezoning amendment to the master site plan and conditions of approval for the Sterling on the Lake Development”.

This amendment would permit the Sterling on the Lake community to build single family homes on land that was originally designated for townhomes.

Flowery Branch UMC to host weekly "Soup Supper"

Flowery Branch UMC to host weekly "Soup Supper"

FLOWERY BRANCH – Mardi Gras has passed and Ash Wednesday is upon us. In celebration of Lenten, the forty day period before Easter that many Christians use for fasting, Flowery Branch United Methodist Church will hold a “Soup Supper” every Wednesday beginning March 9th.

For more information contact the church at (770) 967-3441. Flowery Branch United Methodist is located at 5212 Spring Street, north of Main Street.

59% Off lake Lanier Island's Magical Night of Light! You pay $25 for a $60 Pass

Atlanta, GA--  59% off Lake Lanier Islands Magical Night of Light:  With this Half Off Depot deal, you pay $25 for a $60 pass to tour the Magical Night of Lights this holiday season.  Each voucher admits one car with 1-9 passengers. 

Our MomsLikeMe.com website has more great deals including, a half off deal at the Zoo and a half off the cost of a gourmet cajun turkey delivered to your do